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European Union Referendum Act 2015

Type of Bill:
Government Bill
Sponsors:
Philip Hammond
Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
Baroness Anelay of St Johns
Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs

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

Act of Parliament

House Act Date
Commons European Union Referendum Act 2015 c.36 17.12.2015

Latest news on the European Union Referendum Act 2015

Following agreement by both Houses on the text of the Bill it received Royal Assent on 17 December. The Bill is now an Act of Parliament (law).

Summary of the European Union Referendum Act 2015

A Bill To make provision for the holding of a referendum in the United Kingdom and Gibraltar on whether the United Kingdom should remain a member of the European Union.

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