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Wild Animals in Circuses (Prohibition) Bill 2016-17

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor:
Kevin Foster

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 | 24.02.2017

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons Bill 29 2016-17, as introduced | PDF version, 91KB 20.02.2017

Latest news on the Wild Animals in Circuses (Prohibition) Bill 2016-17

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

This Bill was presented to Parliament on Monday 4 July 2016. This is known as the first reading and there was no debate on the Bill at this stage.

This Bill is a Private Member’s Bill. If you wish to know more about this bill please contact its sponsor, Kevin Foster.

Summary of the Wild Animals in Circuses (Prohibition) Bill 2016-17

A Bill to prohibit the use of wild animals in circuses; and for connected purposes.

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