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Bill documents — Estates of Deceased Persons (Forfeiture Rule and Law of Succession) Act 2011

Act of Parliament

Full text of the Act of Parliament as passed by Parliament (this is the Act in its original state. The Act may have been amended by another Act and any such amendments are not shown in this version).

House Act of Parliament Date
Commons Estates of Deceased Persons (Forfeiture Rule and Law of Succession) Act 2011 c.7 14.07.2011

Bills

Full text of the Bill as introduced and further versions of the Bill as it is reprinted to incorporate amendments (proposals for change) made during its passage through Parliament.

House Bill Date
Lords Bill 53 2010-11 (as brought from the House of Commons) | PDF version, 78KB 08.03.2011
Commons Bill 8 201011 (as introduced) | PDF version, 83KB 18.01.2011

Explanatory Notes

Documents to explain the purpose of the Bill.

House Explanatory Notes Date
Lords Bill 53 EN 2010-11 (Explanatory notes to Bill) | PDF version, 77KB 08.03.2011
Commons Bill 8 EN 201011 (Explanatory Notes to Bill) | PDF version, 247KB 18.01.2011

Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons

Details of the Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings in the House of Commons. The documents contain the text of amendments considered at each sitting and show whether it was agreed to, negatived (not agreed), not called, not moved or withdrawn.

House Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons Date
Commons Report Stage Proceedings as at 4 March 2011 08.03.2011
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 16 February 2011 17.02.2011

Briefing papers

House of Commons Library and House of Lords Library briefing papers aim to be politically impartial, containing factual information as well as a range of opinions on each subject. Briefing papers on Bills are produced before Second Reading and, in the Commons, after Committee Stage.

House Briefing papers Date
Commons Standard Note on the Committee Stage of the Estates of Deceased Persons (Forfeiture Rule and Law of Succession) Bill 02.03.2011
Commons Research Paper on the Estates of Deceased Persons (Forfeiture Rule and Law of Succession) Bill 19.01.2011

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