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Bill Number2346Session1787
Title To explain and amend an act passed in the 11th and 12th years of his present majesty entitled an act for badging such poor as shall be found unable to support themselves by labour, and otherwise providing for them, and for restraining such as shall be found able to support themselves by labour or industry from begging.
Initial Bill Stages
Originating Body Commons
Leave or Order 16 Mar 1787Leave or Order to John Hely-Hutchinson Secretary of State [1001]
Presented 20 Mar 1787Presented by Mr Chinnery [0399]
2nd Reading & Committed 21 Mar 1787   
Reported 23 Mar 1787Reported by John Hely-Hutchinson Secretary of State [1001]
Sent to Other House 24 Mar 17872nd House Reporter Charles Wilkinson Jones Viscount Ranelagh [4050]
Sent to Chief Governor 2 Apr 1787   
Privy Council Stages
Received & Referred to Law Officers18 Apr 1787 
Petition to English Privy Council None 
Decision of the English Privy Council Approved 
Engrossed 27 Apr 1787 
Returned Bill Stages
Royal Assent 7 May 1787 
Statute Number 27 George III c.45
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