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Access to Palliative Care Bill [HL] 2016-17

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords)
Sponsor:
Baroness Finlay of Llandaff

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 43 (as introduced) | PDF version, 73KB 09.06.2016

Latest news on the Access to Palliative Care Bill [HL] 2016-17

First reading took place on 9 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 2016-2017 session of Parliament has prorogued and this Bill will make no further progress.

Summary of the Access to Palliative Care Bill [HL] 2016-17

A Bill to make provision for equitable access to palliative care services; for advancing education, training and research in palliative care; and for connected purposes.

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