Terms of Withdrawal from EU (Referendum) Bill 2016-17
Progress of the Bill
Bill started in the House of Commons
- House of Commons
- House of Lords
- Royal Assent
- 1st reading: House of Commons 6 July, 2016 | 06.07.2016
- 2nd reading: House of Commons | 24.03.2017
|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 has now been rescheduled for Friday 24 February 2017.
The Bill had its first reading on Wednesday 6 July 2016 through the presentation procedure. The second reading was expected on Friday 20 January 2017 but was removed from the Order Paper on Thursday 19 January as the Bill had not at that date been published.
The Bill has now been published and the second reading scheduled for Friday 3 February 2017. If you require any further information about the Bill then please contact the sponsoring Member Geraint Davies.
Summary of the Terms of Withdrawal from EU (Referendum) Bill 2016-17A 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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