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Abortion Act 1967 (Amendment) Bill [HL] 2014-15

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords)
Sponsor:
Baroness Tonge

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

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House Bill Date
Lords HL Bill 026 2014-15, as introduced | PDF version, 61KB 13.06.2014

Latest news on the Abortion Act 1967 (Amendment) Bill [HL] 2014-15

First reading took place on 12 June. This stage is a formality that signals the start of the Bill's journey through the Lords.

Second reading - the general debate on all aspects of the Bill - is yet to be scheduled.

Summary of the Abortion Act 1967 (Amendment) Bill [HL] 2014-15

A Bill to amend the Abortion Act 1967 to make provision for the termination of pregnancy following certification by one registered medical practitioner.

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