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Policing and Crime Bill 2015-16 to 2016-17

Type of Bill:
Government Bill
Sponsors:
Mrs Theresa May
Home Office
Baroness Williams of Trafford

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

Last event

  • Report stage: House of Lords Report stage: House of Lords | 07.12.2016

Next event

  • Report stage: House of Lords Report stage: House of Lords | 12.12.2016

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Lords HL Bill 72 (as amended in Committee) (PDF, 1MB) 16.11.2016

Latest news on the Policing and Crime Bill 2015-16 to 2016-17

Line by line examination of the Bill took place during the first day of report stage on 30 November. Amendments discussed covered clauses 3, 6, 7, 11, 25, 26, 27, 32, 33, 37, 46, 61, 79 and 81 of the Bill.

The second day of report stage is scheduled for 7 December.

 

 

Summary of the Policing and Crime Bill 2015-16 to 2016-17

A Bill to make provision for collaboration between the emergency services; to make provision about the handling of police complaints and other matters relating to police conduct and to make further provision about the Independent Police Complaints Commission; to make provision for super-complaints about policing; to make provision for the investigation of concerns about policing raised by whistle-blowers; to make provision about police discipline; to make provision about police inspection; to make provision about the powers of police civilian staff and police volunteers; to remove the powers of the police to appoint traffic wardens; to enable provision to be made to alter police ranks; to make provision about the Police Federation; to make provision in connection with the replacement of the Association of Chief Police Officers with the National Police Chiefs’ Council; to make provision about the system for bail after arrest but before charge; to make provision to enable greater use of modern technology at police stations; to make other amendments to the Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984; to amend the powers of the police under the Mental Health Act 1983; to extend the powers of the police in relation to maritime enforcement; to make provision about deputy police and crime commissioners; to make provision to enable changes to the names of police areas; to make provision about the regulation of firearms; to make provision about the licensing of alcohol; to make provision about the implementation and enforcement of financial sanctions; to amend the Police Act 1996 to make further provision about police collaboration; to make provision about the powers of the National Crime Agency; to make provision for requiring arrested persons to provide details of nationality; to make provision for requiring defendants in criminal proceedings to provide details of nationality and other information; to make provision to combat the sexual exploitation of children; and for connected purposes.

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