Voting Age (Comprehensive Reduction) Bill [HL] 2014-15
Progress of the Bill
Bill started in the House of Lords
- House of Lords
- House of Commons
- Royal Assent
- 1st reading: House of Lords 12 June, 2014 | 12.06.2014
|HL Bill 023 2014-15, as introduced | PDF version, 63KB||13.06.2014|
Latest news on the Voting Age (Comprehensive Reduction) Bill [HL] 2014-15First 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.
The 2014-15 session of Parliament has prorogued and this Bill will make no further progress.
Summary of the Voting Age (Comprehensive Reduction) Bill [HL] 2014-15A Bill to extend the franchise for parliamentary and other elections and for referendums to all citizens over the age of 16 years.
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