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What was the declaratory act of 1766?

The Stamp Act Congress convened in New York in October 1765. The colonists were able to persuade Parliament to repeal the Stamp Act, but on that same day, Parliament also pass (MORE)

What did the colonists do about the Declaratory Act in 1766?

Needless to say, they were very unhappy about it, since the Act basically said that the British Parliament had the right to pass any law (including a law about new taxes) at a (MORE)

The purpose of the British Act in 1766 was to?

Declaratory Act, (1766), a declaration by theBritish Parliament that accompanied the repeal of the Stamp Act. Itstated that the British Parliament's taxing authority was the s (MORE)