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Bill Number3140Session1787
Title For granting unto his majesty, his heirs and successors an additional duty on wines, hides, beer, ale and other goods and merchandises therein mentioned, and for prohibiting the importation of all gold and silver lace, and of all cambrics, lawns and glass, except the manufacture of Great Britain and France and the French dominions in Europe, and of all hops, except of the growth of Great Britain and the British plantations.
Initial Bill Stages
Originating Body Commons
Leave or Order    
Presented 9 Feb 1787Presented by John Parnell Chancellor of Exchequer [1633]
2nd Reading & Committed 10 Feb 1787   
Reported 13 Feb 1787Reported by Right Honourable Mr Mason [1352]
Sent to Other House 14 Feb 17872nd House Reporter Charles Wilkinson Jones Viscount Ranelagh [4050]
Sent to Chief Governor 17 Feb 1787   
Privy Council Stages
Received & Referred to Law Officers23 Feb 1787 
Petition to English Privy Council None 
Decision of the English Privy Council Approved 
Engrossed 2 Mar 1787 
Returned Bill Stages
Royal Assent 16 Mar 1787 
Statute Number 27 George III c.1
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