(1) act of union (1536) the people of wales do daily use a speech nothing like the natural mother tongue used in england from henceforth no persons that use the welsh speech or language shall enjoy any office or fees within this realm of england and wales.
Scotland: the act of union and its results william fought one war against france (1689–97) and on his death in 1702 bequeathed another (1701–13) to his successor, his wife’s sister anne (1702–14. Act of union the act of union was passed by the british parliament in july 1840 and proclaimed 10 february 1841 it united the colonies of upper canada and lower canada under one government, creating the province of canada. One aspect of the act of union upset a large number of people in wales the act stated that all people that were chosen to represent wales as officials or members of parliament had to be able to speak english it also stated that the law-courts in wales had to use the english language.
Act of union 1707 the acts of union, passed by the english and scottish parliaments in 1707, led to the creation of the united kingdom of great britain on 1 may of that year the uk parliament met for the first time in october 1707. Two acts were passed in 1800 with the same long title, an act for the union of great britain and ireland the short title of the act of the british parliament is union with ireland act 1800, assigned by the short titles act 1896.
Union and empire: the making of the united kingdom in 1707 by ai macinnes (cambridge, 2007) the scots and the union by ca whatley with dj patrick (edinburgh, 2006) the making of the united kingdom. The acts of union were two complementary acts, namely: the union with ireland act 1800 (39 & 40 geo 3 c 67), an act of the parliament of great britain, and the act of union (ireland) 1800 (40 geo 3 c 38), an act of the parliament of ireland they were passed on 2 july 1800 and 1 august 1800 respectively, and came into force on 1 january 1801.
Act of union, (jan 1, 1801), legislative agreement uniting great britain (england and scotland) and ireland under the name of the united kingdom of great britain and ireland. The acts of union were two acts of parliament: the union with scotland act 1706 passed by the parliament of england, and the union with england act passed in 1707 by the parliament of scotland.
The act of union received the royal assent on aug 1, 1800, and it came into effect on jan 1, 1801 henceforth, the monarch was called the king (or queen) of the united kingdom of great britain and ireland. In 1800 the act of union was passed by both the irish and british parliaments despite much opposition it was signed by george iii in august 1800 to become effective on 1 january 1801 pitt intended to follow the act of union with other, more far reaching reforms, including catholic emancipation, but was thwarted by george iii, who refused to.