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Wales Act 2017

Type of Bill:
Government Bill
Sponsors:
Alun Cairns
Wales Office
Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth
Wales Office

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

Act of Parliament

House Act Date
Wales Act 2017 c.4 31.01.2017

Latest news on the Wales Act 2017

Following agreement by both Houses on the text of the Bill it received Royal Assent on 31 January.

The Bill is now an Act of Parliament (law).

Summary of the Wales Act 2017

A Bill to amend the Government of Wales Act 2006 and the Wales Act 2014 and to make provision about the functions of the Welsh Ministers and about Welsh tribunals; and for connected purposes.

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