[LEAPSECS] LEAPSECS Digest, Vol 45, Issue 1

David Grellscheid david.grellscheid at durham.ac.uk
Sat Sep 4 15:11:33 EDT 2010

On 03/09/2010 19:50, Poul-Henning Kamp wrote:

> Or at least queue it, where it belongs, behind the still pending

> tax-refund for the 12 missing days in september 1752 ?

The calendar-change legislation took care of that by moving the end date
of the tax year from the traditional quarter-day of March 25th to April 6th.

Sadly, there was no Hansard yet to record the moment when the Lords
realised they would lose 12 days worth of rent otherwise.


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