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Lords Spiritual (Women) Act 2015

Type of Bill:
Government Bill
Sponsors:
Nick Clegg
The Deputy Prime Minister's Office
Lord Faulks
The Deputy Prime Minister's Office

Progress of the Bill

Bill started in the House of Commons

  1. House of Commons
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  2. House of Lords
    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 Lords Spiritual (Women) Act 2015 c.18 30.03.2015

Latest news on the Lords Spiritual (Women) Act 2015

Following agreement by both Houses on the text of the Bill it received Royal Assent on 26 March. The Bill is now an Act of Parliament (law).

Summary of the Lords Spiritual (Women) Act 2015

A Bill to make time-limited provision for vacancies among the Lords Spiritual to be filled by bishops who are women.

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