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Representation of the People (Voter Proof of Identity) Bill 2016-17

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (under the Ten Minute Rule)
Sponsor:
Chris Green

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

Latest Bill

This Bill is being prepared for publication.

Latest news on the Representation of the People (Voter Proof of Identity) Bill 2016-17

This Bill has been withdrawn and will not progress any further.

The Bill had its first reading on 23 November 2016 through the ten minutes rule procedure. The second reading was expected on Friday 20 January 2017 but was withdrawn.

If you require any further information about the Bill then please contact the sponsoring Member Chris Green.

 

Summary of the Representation of the People (Voter Proof of Identity) Bill 2016-17

A Bill to require those on the electoral register to produce proof of identity at polling stations before voting; and for connected purposes.

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