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Declaratory Act Of 1766

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- For the better securing the dependency of his majesty's dominions in American
upon the crown and parliament of Great Britain. The parliament passed another law in an effort to raise money . This law, the STAMP ACT, placed a tax on almost all printed material in the colonies. They Repealed the act with Declaratory Act that stated that parliament had the right to tax and make decisions for British colonies " in all cases". The col
onists might have won one battle but the war over making decisions for the colonies had just begun.