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BBC Licence Fee (Civil Penalty) Bill 2017-19

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor:
Mr Christopher Chope

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

Last event

  • 1st reading: House of Commons 1st reading: House of Commons (no debate) | 05.09.2017

Next event

  • 2nd reading: House of Commons 2nd reading: House of Commons | 06.07.2018

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons Bill 34 2017-19 (as introduced) | PDF version, 74KB 14.03.2018

Latest news on the BBC Licence Fee (Civil Penalty) Bill 2017-19

This Bill was expected to have its second reading debate on Friday 16 March and 11 May 2018. However, it was objected to and second reading will now take place provisionally on Friday 6 July 2018.

This Bill was presented to Parliament on Tuesday 5 September 2017. This is known as the first reading and there was no debate on the Bill at this stage.

This Bill is a Private Member’s Bill. If you wish to know more about this bill please contact its sponsor, Mr Christopher Chope.

Summary of the BBC Licence Fee (Civil Penalty) Bill 2017-19

A Bill to make provision to decriminalise the non-payment of the BBC licence fee.

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