The Irish Free State (Agreement) Act 1922 (12 & 13 Geo. 5 c. 4) was an Act of the British Parliament passed on 31 March 1922. It gave the force of law to the Anglo-Irish Treaty, which was scheduled to the Act.
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... Notably, the Act(under Section 1(5) of the Act was stated explicitly not to be the Actof Parliament for the ratification of the Anglo-IrishTreaty ... That function was to fall to the IrishFree StateConstitution Act1922 ... Instead, the Actwas primarily intended to provide interim provisional arrangements necessary before the establishment of the IrishFree State which under the Treaty had to be ...
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