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Bill Number1793Session1779
Title For the better regulation of the silk manufacture.
Heads of Bill Stages
Originating Body Commons
Leave or Order 12 Jun 1780Leave or Order to Right Honourable John Foster [0805]
Read & Committed 12 Jun 1780Presented by Right Honourable John Foster [0805]
Reported 14 Jun 1780Reported by Mr Isaac Corry [0497]
Sent to Chief Governor 14 Jun 1780   
Privy Council Stages
Decision of the Irish Privy Council Approved 
Received & Referred to Law Officers6 Jul 1780 
Petition to English Privy Council None 
Decision of the English Privy Council Approved 
Engrossed 19 Jul 1780 
Returned Bill Stages
House Presented Commons 
Presented 25 Jul 1780 
Sent to Other House 28 Jul 1780 
Royal Assent 19 Aug 1780 
Statute Number 19 & 20 George III c.24
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