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Compensation Act 2006 (Amendment) Bill 2009-10

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (under the Ten Minute Rule)
Sponsor:
Jeremy Wright

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

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons Bill 58 09-10 | PDF version, 72KB 04.03.2010

Latest news on the Compensation Act 2006 (Amendment) Bill 2009-10

On 2 February 2010, the House of Commons was asked, under the Ten Minute Rule motion, to give leave for this Bill to be introduced.  The sponsor was allowed 10 minutes to support the Bill and there was ten minutes for other MPs to comment.  The House agreed and the Bill was read a first time. 

The Second reading date for this Bill has not been named therefore the Bill has been dropped and will make no further progress.

Summary of the Compensation Act 2006 (Amendment) Bill 2009-10

A Bill to amend the Compensation Act 2006 to ensure that courts considering a claim of negligence or breach of statutory duty apply a presumption that defendants undertaking a desirable activity have satisfied the relevant standard of care; and for connect purposes

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