Defibrillators (Availability) 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 15 November, 2016 | 15.11.2016
- 2nd reading: House of Commons | 12.05.2017
|Bill 91 2016-17 (as introduced) | PDF version, 98KB||19.01.2017|
Latest news on the Defibrillators (Availability) Bill 2016-17
This Bill is expected to have its second reading debate on Friday 12 May 2017.
This Bill was introduced to Parliament on 15 November 2016 under the Ten Minute Rule. This allows an MP to make his or her case for a new bill in a speech lasting up to ten minutes. An opposing speech may also be made before the House decides whether or not the bill should be introduced. If the MP is successful the bill is taken to have had its first reading.
This Bill is a Private Member’s Bill. If you wish to know more about this bill please contact its sponsor, Maria Caulfield.
Summary of the Defibrillators (Availability) Bill 2016-17A Bill to require the provision of defibrillators in education establishments, and in leisure, sports and certain other public facilities; to make provision for training persons to operate defibrillators; to make provision for funding the acquisition, installation, use and maintenance of defibrillators; and for connected purposes.
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