Suggested improvements in private-bill legislation
Citation:Norwood, John. 'Suggested improvements in private-bill legislation'. - Dublin: Journal of the Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland,Vol. VI, Part XLVII, 1874/1875, pp430-437
Bills for the particular interest or benefit of individuals, public companies, corporations, parishes, cities, counties, or other localities, as distinguished from measures of public policy in which the whole community is interested, are treated in Parliament as ?Private Bills? and their division into ?Local and Personal Acts? was first introduced into the Statute-Book in the year 1798.
Keywords:Private bill legislation
Publisher:Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland
Series/Report no:Journal of The Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland
Vol. VI, Part XLVII, 1874/1875
Description:Read before the Society, 16 February 1875