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Bill Number3913Session1786
Title For the more effectual punishment of persons who shall attain or attempt to attain possession of money or goods by false pretences or by threats.
Initial Bill Stages
Originating Body Commons
Leave or Order 19 Jan 1786Leave or Order to Sir Francis Hutchinson [1060]
Presented 23 Jan 1786Presented by Sir Francis Hutchinson [1060]
2nd Reading & Committed 24 Jan 1786   
Reported 27 Jan 1786Reported by Right Honourable Mr Gardiner [0842]
Sent to Other House 1 Feb 17862nd House Reporter Charles Wilkinson Jones Viscount Ranelagh [4050]
Sent to Chief Governor 6 Apr 1786   
Privy Council Stages
Received & Referred to Law Officers17 Apr 1786 
Petition to English Privy Council None 
Decision of the English Privy Council Approved 
Engrossed 26 Apr 1786 
Returned Bill Stages
Royal Assent 8 May 1786 
Statute Number 26 George III c.37
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