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Bilingual Juries (Wales) Bill 2009-10

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Hywel Williams

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

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This Bill is being prepared for publication.

Latest news on the Bilingual Juries (Wales) Bill 2009-10

This Bill was presented to Parliament on 1 March 2010. This is known as First Reading and there was no debate on the Bill at this stage. 

The Bill is a Private Member's Bill which are often not printed until close to a Second Reading debate.  If the text of the Bill is not available on these pages and you want information about the text, then you would need to speak to the Member sponsoring the Bill. 

The 2009-10 session of parliament has prorogued and this Bill will make no further progress.

Summary of the Bilingual Juries (Wales) Bill 2009-10

A Bill to amend section 10 of the Juries Act 1974 to provide that in certain cases all members of a jury be bilingual in Welsh and English; and for connected purposes.

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