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Asset Freezing (Compensation) Bill [HL] 2016-17

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords)
Sponsors:
Lord Empey
James Cartlidge

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

Next event

  • 2nd reading: House of Commons 2nd reading: House of Commons | 24.02.2017

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons Bill 107 2016-17 (as brought from the Lords) | PDF version, 76KB 01.12.2016

Latest news on the Asset Freezing (Compensation) Bill [HL] 2016-17

This Bill is expected to have its second reading debate on Friday 24 February 2017.

This Bill was brought from the Lords and received its first reading in the Commons on 30 November 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.

Summary of the Asset Freezing (Compensation) Bill [HL] 2016-17

A Bill to make provision for the imposing of restrictions on assets owned by persons involved in supplying terrorist organisations in the United Kingdom with arms, for the purpose of securing compensation for citizens of the United Kingdom affected by the supply of such arms.

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