Arms Export Controls (Countries of Concern) Bill 2016-17
Progress of the Bill
Bill started in the House of Commons
- House of Commons
- House of Lords
- Royal Assent
- 1st reading: House of Commons 12 September, 2016 | 12.09.2016
- 2nd reading: House of Commons | 24.03.2017
This Bill is being prepared for publication.
Latest news on the Arms Export Controls (Countries of Concern) Bill 2016-17
This Bill is expected to have its second reading debate on Friday 21 October 2016
This Bill was presented to Parliament on Monday 12 September 2016. This is known as the first reading and there was no debate on the Bill at this stage.
This Bill is a Private Member’s Bill. These are often not printed until close to the second reading debate. If the text is not yet available here and you wish to know more about this bill please contact its sponsor, Tom Brake.
Summary of the Arms Export Controls (Countries of Concern) Bill 2016-17A Bill to establish a presumption against licensing arms exports to certain countries designated by the Secretary of State as being countries of concern in relation to their respect for human rights; and for connected purposes.
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