June 1649
Act concerning Foreign Salt.

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History of Parliament Trust

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C.H. Firth, R.S. Rait (eds)

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1911

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148

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'June 1649: Act concerning Foreign Salt.', Acts and Ordinances of the Interregnum, 1642-1660 (1911), pp. 148. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=56341 Date accessed: 25 April 2014. Add to my bookshelf


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June, 1649

[12 June, 1649.]

Be it Enacted and Declared, by this present Parliament, and it is Enacted and Declared, by Authority of the same, That all Salt, not made within this Commonwealth of England, or the Dominions thereof, is taken and adjudged to be foreign Salt, and shall pay One Peny upon every Gallon, for Excise, as foreign Salt doth, from this instant Twelfth of June 1649; the same to be paid by the first Buyer: And that the Commissioners of Excise, and their Officers, do take care to receive the same accordingly; any Law, Statute, or Order to the contrary notwithstanding.