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Voting Age (Comprehensive Reduction) Bill [HL] 2014-15

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords)
Sponsor:
Lord Tyler

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

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Lords HL Bill 023 2014-15, as introduced | PDF version, 63KB 13.06.2014

Latest news on the Voting Age (Comprehensive Reduction) 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.

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] 2014-15

A 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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