Cohabitation Rights Bill [HL] 2016-17
- Type of Bill:
- Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords)
- Lord Marks of Henley-on-Thames
Progress of the Bill
Bill started in the House of Lords
- House of Lords
- House of Commons
- Royal Assent
- 2nd reading: House of Lords | Date to be announced
|HL Bill 47 (as introduced) | PDF version, 147KB||13.06.2016|
Latest news on the Cohabitation Rights Bill [HL] 2016-17
First reading took place on 13 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.
Summary of the Cohabitation Rights Bill [HL] 2016-17A Bill to provide certain protections for persons who live together as a couple or have lived together as a couple; and to make provision about the property of deceased persons who are survived by a cohabitant; and for connected purposes.
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