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Bill Number1588Session1737
Title For granting to his majesty a further additional duty on wine, silk, hops, china, earthen, japanned or lacquered ware, and vinegar, and also a tax of 4s. in the pound on all salaries, profits of employments, fees, and pensions, to be applied to pay an interest of £5 per cent per annum for the sum of £300,000 or such part thereof as shall remain unpaid on the 25th day of December 1737, and towards the discharge of the said principal sum.
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Originating Body Commons
Leave or Order 18 Nov 1737Leave or Order to Marmaduke Coghill Chancellor of Exchequer [0431]
Read & Committed 19 Nov 1737Presented by Marmaduke Coghill Chancellor of Exchequer [0431]
Reported 22 Nov 1737Reported by Marmaduke Coghill Chancellor of Exchequer [0431]
Sent to Chief Governor 22 Nov 1737   
Privy Council Stages
Decision of the Irish Privy Council Approved 
Received & Referred to Law Officers29 Nov 1737 
Petition to English Privy Council None 
Decision of the English Privy Council Amended 
Engrossed 3 Dec 1737 
Returned Bill Stages
House Presented Commons 
Presented 12 Dec 1737 
Sent to Other House 16 Dec 1737 
Royal Assent 19 Dec 1737 
Statute Number 11 George II c.2
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