The Free Port Act was passed in 1766[1] also in 1766 the Declaratory Act[2] was passed with the Revenue Act of 1766[3] and more see list of acts of parliament[4] and the Stamp Act was repealed with the Sugar act. The free port act stated that trade could be made with French and Spanish colonies.[5] The free port act was a modified system in use by the French, and Dutch.[6]


  1. "American Revolution Timeline". 2007-05-21. Retrieved 2011-02-15. 
  2. [Declaratory Act]
  3. [Revenue Act of 1766]
  4. "Wikisource:List of Acts of Parliament of the United Kingdom Parliament, 1760-1779 - Wikisource". Retrieved 2011-02-15. 
  5. John E. Crowley. "Common-place: Object Lessons". Retrieved 2011-02-15. 

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