Online Safety Bill [HL] 2014-15
- Type of Bill:
- Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords)
- Baroness Howe of Idlicote
Progress of the Bill
Bill started in the House of Lords
- House of Lords
- House of Commons
- Royal Assent
- 1st reading: House of Lords 10 June, 2014 | 10.06.2014
|HL Bill 016 2014-2015, as introduced | PDF version, 83KB||11.06.2014|
Latest news on the Online Safety Bill [HL] 2014-15
First reading took place on 10 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.
The 2014-15 session of Parliament has prorogued and this Bill will make no further progress.
Summary of the Online Safety Bill [HL] 2014-15A Bill to make provision about the promotion of online safety; to require internet service providers and mobile phone operators to provide an internet service that excludes adult content; to require electronic device manufacturers to provide a means of filtering internet content; to make provision for parents to be educated about online safety and for regulation of harmful material through on-demand programme services.
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