HC Deb 30 April 1919 vol 115 c244

Resolved, 7. That in addition to the duty of Excise now payable in respect of beer brewed in the United Kingdom there shall, on and after the first day of May, nineteen hundred and nineteen be charged the following duty (that is to say):—

£ s. d.
For every thirty-six gallons of worts of a specific gravity of one thousand and fifty-five degrees, a duty of 1 0 0

and so on in proportion for any difference in quantity or gravity. And it is declared that it is expedient in the public interest that this Resolution shall have statutory effect under the provisions of the Provisional Collection of Taxes Act, 1913.