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Bill Number0228Session1786
Title To explain and amend an act passed in this kingdom in the 8th year of the reign of her late majesty Queen Anne entitled an act for the better payment of inland bills of exchange, and making promissory notes more obligatory.
Initial Bill Stages
Originating Body Commons
Leave or Order 23 Jan 1786Leave or Order to Mr Hartley [0979]
Presented 25 Jan 1786Presented by Mr Hartley [0979]
2nd Reading & Committed 26 Jan 1786   
Reported 4 Feb 1788Reported by Mr Hayes of Avondale [0995]
Sent to Other House 8 Feb 17862nd House Reporter Charles Wilkinson Jones Viscount Ranelagh [4050]
Sent to Chief Governor 24 Feb 1786   
Privy Council Stages
Received & Referred to Law Officers8 Mar 1786 
Petition to English Privy Council None 
Decision of the English Privy Council Approved 
Engrossed 15 Mar 1786 
Returned Bill Stages
Royal Assent 21 Mar 1786 
Statute Number 26 George III c.17
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