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Bill documents — Animal Welfare (Sentencing) Bill 2017-19

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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
Commons Bill 410 2017-19 (as introduced) | PDF version 25.06.2019

Explanatory Notes

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House Explanatory Notes Date
Commons Bill 410 EN 2017-19 | PDF version 25.06.2019

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House English votes for English laws Date
Commons Speaker's Signed Certificate (PDF) 10.07.2019

Amendment papers

Full list of amendment papers relating to the Bill. Individual amendment papers will be replaced with consolidated lists before the amendments are discussed.

House Amendment Paper Date
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 17 July 2019 | PDF version 18.07.2019
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 15 July 2019 | PDF version 16.07.2019
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 11 July 2019 | PDF version 12.07.2019
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 10 July 2019 | PDF version 11.07.2019

Briefing papers

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House Briefing papers Date
Commons Briefing Paper on Second Reading 05.07.2019

Press notices

Archive of press notices related to the Bill.

House Press notices Date
Commons Have your say on the Animal Welfare (Sentencing) Bill 11.07.2019

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