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Bill Number1188Session1785
Title To explain and amend an act passed in the 13th and 14th years of the reign of his present majesty King GeorgeĀ III entitled an act for the more effectual preventing the forging or altering the acceptance or endorsements of bills of exchange, or the numbers or principal sums of accountable receipts for notes, bills or other securities for payment of money or warrants, or orders for payment of money, or delivery of goods.
Initial Bill Stages
Originating Body Commons
Leave or Order 24 Mar 1785Leave or Order to Mr Colvill [0454]
Presented 12 Apr 1785Presented by Mr Colvill [0454]
2nd Reading & Committed 14 Mar 1785   
Reported 22 Apr 1788Reported by Mr Colvill [0454]
Sent to Other House 27 Apr 17882nd House Reporter Charles Wilkinson Jones Viscount Ranelagh [4050]
Sent to Chief Governor 7 May 1785   
Privy Council Stages
Received & Referred to Law Officers 
Petition to English Privy Council None 
Decision of the English Privy Council Approved 
Engrossed 17 Jun 1785 
Returned Bill Stages
Royal Assent 30 Jun 1785 
Statute Number 25 George III c.37
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