Act Of Union With Scotland 1707

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This Act represented the ratification of the Treaty of Union, and made England, Wales and Scotland one state with the name ‘Great Britain’. The Treaty was the result of negotiation to recombine the governments of England and Scotland after the collapse of the joint monarchy. It provides assurances for the continuation of many Scottish instruments of government (e.g., the district court system), and defines the size of the Scottish representation in Parliament.


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Definitions for Act Of Union With Scotland 1707 are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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