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Merchant Shipping (Homosexual Conduct) Bill 2016-17

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Ballot Bill)
Sponsor:
John Glen

Progress of the Bill

Bill started in the House of Commons

  1. House of Commons
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  2. House of Lords
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  3. Consideration of Amendments
  4. Royal Assent

Next event

  • Report stage: House of Commons Report stage: House of Commons | 24.03.2017

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons Bill 138 2016-17 (as amended in Committee) | PDF version, 70KB 08.02.2017

Latest news on the Merchant Shipping (Homosexual Conduct) Bill 2016-17

The Bill is due to have its report stage and third reading on Friday 24 March 2017.

The Bill completed its committee stage on Wednesday 8 February 2017. It had its second reading debate on 20 January 2017. It was presented to Parliament on 29 June 2016 through the ballot procedure.

Summary of the Merchant Shipping (Homosexual Conduct) Bill 2016-17

A Bill to repeal sections 146(4) and 147(3) of the Criminal Justice and Public Order Act 1994.

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