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House of Lords Act 1999 (Amendment) Bill [HL] 2016-17

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords)
Sponsor:
Lord Grocott

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

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Lords HL Bill 11 (as introduced) | PDF version, 62KB 24.05.2016

Latest news on the House of Lords Act 1999 (Amendment) Bill [HL] 2016-17

Line by line examination of the Bill took place during committee stage on 9 December. Amendments discussed covered clause 1 of the Bill.

Report stage – further line by line examination of the Bill - is yet to be scheduled.

The 2016-2017 session of Parliament has prorogued and this Bill will make no further progress.

Summary of the House of Lords Act 1999 (Amendment) Bill [HL] 2016-17

A Bill to amend the House of Lords Act 1999 to remove the by-election system for the election of hereditary peers.

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