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Local Government Elections (Referendum) Bill [HL] 2016-17

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

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 Lords 2nd reading: House of Lords | Date to be announced

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Lords HL Bill 46 (as introduced) | PDF version, 61KB 13.06.2016

Latest news on the Local Government Elections (Referendum) 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 Local Government Elections (Referendum) Bill [HL] 2016-17

A Bill to make provision about the holding of referenda in relation to voting systems in local government elections.

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