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Bill stages — London Local Authorities Act 2012

Dates for all stages of the passage of the Bill, including links to the debates.

Petitioning Period:
Lords: 23.1.08 to 6.2.08 Lords Additional Provision: 7.5.08 to 2.11.09 Commons: 4.12.09 to 14.12.09
Stage Date
Petition to introduce a Private Bill presented to Parliament Petition to introduce a Private Bill presented to Parliament 27 November, 2007 27.11.2007
1st reading: House of Lords 1st reading: House of Lords 22 January, 2008 22.01.2008
2nd reading: House of Lords 2nd reading: House of Lords 20 February, 2008 20.02.2008
Opposed Bill Committee - day 1: House of Lords Opposed Bill Committee - day 1: House of Lords 7 July, 2008 07.07.2008
Opposed Bill Committee - day 2: House of Lords Opposed Bill Committee - day 2: House of Lords 8 July, 2008 08.07.2008
Opposed Bill Committee - day 3: House of Lords Opposed Bill Committee - day 3: House of Lords 9 July, 2008 09.07.2008
Motion to carry-over Bill to next session: House of Lords Motion to carry-over Bill to next session: House of Lords 17 November, 2008 17.11.2008
Motion to carry-over Bill to next session: House of Commons Motion to carry-over Bill to next session: House of Commons 24 November, 2008 24.11.2008
Unopposed Bill Committee - day 1: House of Lords Unopposed Bill Committee - day 1: House of Lords 16 July, 2009 16.07.2009
Motion to carry-over Bill to next session: House of Lords Motion to carry-over Bill to next session: House of Lords 29 October, 2009 29.10.2009
Motion to carry-over Bill to next session: House of Commons Motion to carry-over Bill to next session: House of Commons 3 November, 2009 03.11.2009
Bill reintroduced: House of Lords Bill reintroduced: House of Lords 19 November, 2009 19.11.2009
3rd reading: House of Lords 3rd reading: House of Lords 3 December, 2009 03.12.2009
1st reading: House of Commons 1st reading: House of Commons 9 March, 2010 09.03.2010
Bill reintroduced: House of Lords Bill reintroduced: House of Lords 1 July, 2010 01.07.2010
Bill reintroduced: House of Commons Bill reintroduced: House of Commons 1 July, 2010 01.07.2010
2nd reading: House of Commons 2nd reading: House of Commons 13 October, 2010 13.10.2010
Opposed Bill Committee - day 1: House of Commons Opposed Bill Committee - day 1: House of Commons 29 March, 2011 29.03.2011
Committee: 1st sitting: House of Commons Committee: 1st sitting: House of Commons 29 March, 2011 29.03.2011
Opposed Bill Committee - day 2: House of Commons Opposed Bill Committee - day 2: House of Commons 30 March, 2011 30.03.2011
Committee: 2nd sitting: House of Commons Committee: 2nd sitting: House of Commons 30 March, 2011 30.03.2011
Report: 1st sitting: House of Commons Report: 1st sitting: House of Commons 7 December, 2011 07.12.2011
Report: 2nd sitting: House of Commons Report: 2nd sitting: House of Commons 25 January, 2012 25.01.2012
Report: 3rd sitting: House of Commons Report: 3rd sitting: House of Commons 21 February, 2012 21.02.2012
3rd reading: House of Commons 3rd reading: House of Commons 21 February, 2012 21.02.2012
3rd reading: House of Commons 3rd reading: House of Commons 13 March, 2012 13.03.2012
Ping Pong: House of Lords Ping Pong: House of Lords 21 March, 2012 21.03.2012
Royal Assent Royal Assent 27 March, 2012 27.03.2012

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