Succession to the Crown Bill 2010-12
Progress of the Bill
Bill started in the House of Commons
- House of Commons
- House of Lords
- Royal Assent
- 1st reading: House of Commons 18 January, 2011 | 18.01.2011
|Bill 133 2010-12 (as introduced) | PDF version, 69KB||28.04.2011|
Latest news on the Succession to the Crown Bill 2010-12The Bill failed to complete its passage through Parliament before the end of the session. This means the Bill will make no further progress.
Summary of the Succession to the Crown Bill 2010-12At present, the Crown passes to male heirs ahead of female heirs. The Bill would amend the Act of Settlement 1700 to remove any distinction between the sexes in determining succession to the Crown.
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