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Bill Number1750Session1783
Title To promote the linen and hempen manufacture by increasing the supply of Irish flax seed, and encouraging the export of linen and sail cloth, and for other purposes therein mentioned.
Initial Bill Stages
Originating Body Commons
Leave or Order    
Presented 24 Nov 1783Presented by Mr John Foster [0805]
2nd Reading & Committed 25 Nov 1783   
Reported 27 Nov 1783Reported by Right Honourable John Foster [0805]
Sent to Other House 28 Nov 17832nd House Reporter Charles Wilkinson Jones Viscount Ranelagh [4050]
Sent to Chief Governor 2 Dec 1783   
Privy Council Stages
Received & Referred to Law Officers8 Dec 1783 
Petition to English Privy Council None 
Decision of the English Privy Council Approved 
Engrossed 12 Dec 1783 
Returned Bill Stages
Royal Assent 22 Dec 1783 
Statute Number 23 & 24 George III c.7
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