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Terms of Withdrawal from EU (Referendum) Bill 2016-17

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor:
Geraint Davies

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

House Bill Date
Commons Bill 46 2016-17, as introduced | PDF version, 90KB 24.01.2017

Latest news on the Terms of Withdrawal from EU (Referendum) Bill 2016-17

The order for the bill’s second reading was read and discharged on 19 January 2017 but had been rescheduled for Friday 12 May 2017.

However, as a General Election has now been called and Parliament will be dissolved from 3 May 2017, the Bill falls and no further action will be taken.

 

Summary of the Terms of Withdrawal from EU (Referendum) Bill 2016-17

A Bill to require the holding of a referendum to endorse the United Kingdom and Gibraltar exit package proposed by HM Government for withdrawal from the EU, or to decide to remain a member, prior to the UK giving notice under Article 50 of the Treaty on European Union; and for connected purposes.

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