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Bill Number2512Session1783
Title For vesting certain lands, tenements and hereditaments in the Queen's County, formerly the estate of the Right Honourable Dudley Alexander Sidney Cosby, late Lord Sidney of Leix and baron of Stradbally, deceased, in trustees for raising a sum of money sufficient to discharge the encumbrances affecting the same and other purposes, and to enable the several persons entitled thereto to make building leases of part thereof.
Variant Title(s) To enable [Philip Cosby, of Stradbally Hall, in the Queen’s County] to make building leases of the towns of Stradbally and Timahoe, in the Queen’s County, and also to raise a sum or sums of money by a sale or sales of a competent part of the Queen’s County estates for payment of debts. [7 Nov.]
Initial Bill Stages
Originating Body Commons
Leave or Order 27 Nov 1783Leave or Order to Sir John Parnell [1633]
Presented 20 Dec 1783Presented by Sir John Parnell [1633]
2nd Reading & Committed 27 Feb 1783   
Reported 8 Mar 1783Reported by Mr Tydd [2117]
Sent to Other House 9 Mar 17842nd House Reporter Charles Wilkinson Jones Viscount Ranelagh [4050]
Sent to Chief Governor 7 Apr 1784   
Privy Council Stages
Received & Referred to Law Officers17 Apr 1784 
Petition to English Privy Council None 
Decision of the English Privy Council Approved 
Engrossed 23 Apr 1784 
Returned Bill Stages
Royal Assent 14 May 1784 
Statute Number 23 & 24 George III c.8 (private)
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