Electoral Reform (Local Elections and Miscellaneous Provisions) 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 7 December, 2016 | 07.12.2016
- Read debates on all stages of the Electoral Reform (Local Elections and Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2016-17
|Bill 110 2016-17, as introduced | PDF version, 92KB||20.03.2017|
Latest news on the Electoral Reform (Local Elections and Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2016-17
This Bill was expected to resume its second reading debate on Friday 24 March 2017 but the order was not moved so the bill has effectively been dropped by its sponsoring MP and will not progress any further.
If you require any further information about the Bill then please contact the sponsoring MP Mr Ranil Jayawardena.
Summary of the Electoral Reform (Local Elections and Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2016-17A Bill applying to England to provide for the introduction of first past the post elections of mayors, the London Assembly and Police and Crime Commissioners; to require elections for mayors, the London Assembly, Police and Crime Commissioners and local authorities to take place on the same day; to abolish the election of councillors by halves or thirds to local authorities; to allow a person to be a Member of the House of Commons and to hold any elected local government office, including that of Police and Crime Commissioner, at the same time; and for connected purposes.
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