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Rights of the Sovereign and the Duchy of Cornwall Bill [HL] 2013-14

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

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 15 2013-2014, as introduced | PDF version, 75KB 14.05.2013

Latest news on the Rights of the Sovereign and the Duchy of Cornwall Bill [HL] 2013-14

Second reading - the general debate on all aspects of the Bill - took place on 8 November.

Committee stage - line by line examination of the Bill - is yet to be scheduled.

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

Summary of the Rights of the Sovereign and the Duchy of Cornwall Bill [HL] 2013-14

A Bill to amend the Sovereign Grant Act 2011; to amend the succession to the title of the Duke of Cornwall; to redistribute the Duchy of Cornwall estate; and to remove the requirement for a Parliament to obtain the Queen's or Prince's consent to consideration of Bills passing through Parliament.

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