Text of legislation

How Irish statutes were made

Sources for Irish legislation, 1692–1800

General Index of Bills

Members of parliament

Regnal years and statute numbers


Contact Us

Bill Number0225Session1709
Title For the better payment of inland bills of exchange, and for making promissory notes more obligatory.
Heads of Bill Stages
Originating Body Commons
Leave or Order 6 May 1709Leave or Order to Mr Vesey [2144]
Read & Committed 3 Jun 1709Presented by Mr Vesey [2144]
Reported 9 Jun 1709Reported by Mr Vesey [2144]
Sent to Chief Governor 9 Jun 1709   
Privy Council Stages
Decision of the Irish Privy Council Approved 
Received & Referred to Law Officers11 Jul 1709 
Petition to English Privy Council None 
Decision of the English Privy Council Amended 
Engrossed 18 Jul 1709 
Returned Bill Stages
House Presented Commons 
Presented 5 Aug 1709 
Sent to Other House 15 Aug 1709 
Royal Assent 30 Aug 1709 
Statute Number 8 Anne c.11
[+] Further Details