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Convicted Prisoners Voting Bill 2015-16

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor:
Mr Christopher Chope

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

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons Bill 44 2015-16, as introduced | PDF version, 73KB 04.02.2016

Latest news on the Convicted Prisoners Voting Bill 2015-16

The 2015-16 session of Parliament has ended and this Bill will make no further progress.

This Bill was presented to Parliament on 6 July 2015. This is known as the first reading and there was no debate on the Bill at this stage.

Summary of the Convicted Prisoners Voting Bill 2015-16

A Bill to make provision for rules relating to the exclusion of convicted prisoners from participation in parliamentary and local elections.

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