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Equality (Titles) Bill [HL] 2013-14

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords)
Sponsor:
Lord Lucas

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

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Lords HL Bill 012 2013-14 (as introduced) | PDF version, 84KB 14.05.2013

Latest news on the Equality (Titles) Bill [HL] 2013-14

Line by line examination of the Bill took place during committee stage on 6 December.

Amendments discussed covered clauses 1 and 2 of the Bill.

The 2013-14 session of parliament has prorogued and this Bill will make no further progress.

Summary of the Equality (Titles) Bill [HL] 2013-14

A Bill to make provision for the succession of female heirs to hereditary titles; for husbands and civil partners of those receiving honours to be allowed to use equivalent honorary titles to those available to wives; and for connected purposes.

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