Salutary neglect was the,British policy of avoiding strict enforcement of parliamentary laws,meant to keep the american colonies obedient to great Britain.
Proclamation of 1763
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The outcome was costly for all involved.France's colonial presence was reduced to just a few small islands,confirming Britain's position as the dominant colonial power in the eastern half of North America.
The proclamation of 1763 was issued October 7,1763 by king George lll following Great Britain's acquisition of french territory in North America.
By reducing the rate by half and increasing measures to enforce the tax,the British hoped that the tax would actually be collected.
However, colonists protested that a tax laid upon them by a legislature in which they were not represented violated the British constitutional right of no taxation without representation.