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Unsolicited Marketing Communications (Company Directors) Bill 2016-17

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (under the Ten Minute Rule)
Sponsor:
Patricia Gibson

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

  • 2nd reading: House of Commons 2nd reading: House of Commons | 24.03.2017

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons HC Bill 65 2016-17 (as introduced) | PDF version, 78KB 08.11.2016

Latest news on the Unsolicited Marketing Communications (Company Directors) Bill 2016-17

This Bill is expected to have its second reading debate on Friday 24 March 2017.

This Bill was introduced to Parliament on Tuesday 13 September 2016 under the Ten Minute Rule. This allows an MP to make his or her case for a new bill in a speech lasting up to ten minutes. An opposing speech may also be made before the House decides whether or not the bill should be introduced. If the MP is successful the bill is taken to have had its first reading.

This Bill is a Private Member’s Bill. These are often not printed until close to the second reading debate. If the text is not yet available here and you wish to know more about this bill please contact its sponsor, Patricia Gibson.

Summary of the Unsolicited Marketing Communications (Company Directors) Bill 2016-17

A Bill to enable the Information Commissioner’s Office to take action against company directors for breaches of the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003 relating to unsolicited marketing communications made by a company; and for connected purposes

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