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Registration of Marriage Bill 2016-17

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Ballot Bill)
Sponsor:
Edward Argar

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

  • Committee stage: House of Commons Committee stage: House of Commons | Date to be announced

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons HC Bill 14 2016-17 (as introduced) | PDF version, 88KB 14.10.2016

Latest news on the Registration of Marriage Bill 2016-17

This Bill has now been committed to a Public Bill Committee. The Public Bill Committee will meet next on a date yet to be announced.

The Public Bill Committee will scrutinise the Bill line by line.  

The Public Bill Committee is expected to report to the House by a date yet to be announced.

The Bill had its second reading debate on Friday 13 January 2017. This Bill was presented to Parliament on 29 June 2016 through the ballot procedure.

Summary of the Registration of Marriage Bill 2016-17

A Bill to make provision about the registration of marriages.

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