Defence Expenditure (NATO Target) Bill 2014-15
Progress of the Bill
Bill started in the House of Commons
- House of Commons
- House of Lords
- Royal Assent
- 2nd reading: House of Commons 9 January, 2015 | 09.01.2015
|Bill 52 2014-15 (as introduced) | PDF version, 72KB||04.09.2014|
Latest news on the Defence Expenditure (NATO Target) Bill 2014-15
This Bill was presented to Parliament on 7 July 2014. This is known as the first reading and there was no debate on the Bill at this stage.
This Bill began its second reading debate on 9 January 2015 but the debate was then adjourned.
The 2014-15 session of Parliament has prorogued and this Bill will make no further progress.
Summary of the Defence Expenditure (NATO Target) Bill 2014-15A Bill to make provision about the meeting by the United Kingdom of the target for defence expenditure to constitute a minimum of 2% of Gross Domestic Product; to make provision that the definition of defence expenditure is subject to independent verification; and for connected purposes.
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