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Statute Law (Repeals) Act 2013

Type of Bill:
Government Bill
Lord McNally
Ministry of Justice
Chris Grayling
Ministry of Justice

Progress of the Bill

Bill started in the House of Lords

  1. House of Lords
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  2. House of Commons
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  3. Consideration of Amendments
  4. Royal Assent

Last event

Act of Parliament

House Act Date
Commons Bill 111 2012-13 (as brought from the Lords) | PDF version, 232KB 18.12.2012

Latest news on the Statute Law (Repeals) Act 2013

Following agreement by both Houses on the text of the Bill it received Royal Assent on 31 January. The Bill is now an Act of Parliament (law).


Summary of the Statute Law (Repeals) Act 2013

A Bill to promote the reform of the statute law by the repeal, in accordance with recommendations of the Law Commission and the Scottish Law Commission, of certain enactments which (except in so far as their effect is preserved) are no longer of practical utility.

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