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Confiscation Orders (Sentencing and Offence) Bill 2014-15

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor:
Keith Vaz

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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Latest news on the Confiscation Orders (Sentencing and Offence) Bill 2014-15

This Bill was presented to Parliament on 19 March 2015. This is known as the first reading and there was no debate on the Bill at this stage.

The 2014-15 session of Parliament has prorogued and this Bill will make no further progress.

 

Summary of the Confiscation Orders (Sentencing and Offence) Bill 2014-15

A Bill to provide that payment of the recoverable amount determined in a confiscation order by a court must be included as a component of a custodial sentence; to provide that non-payment of the recoverable amount be a criminal offence; and for connected purposes.

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