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Census (Return Particulars and Removal of Penalties) Act 2019

Type of Bill:
Government Bill
Sponsors:
Lord Young of Cookham
Cabinet Office
David Lidington
Cabinet Office

Progress of the Bill

Bill started in the House of Lords

  1. House of Lords
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  2. House of Commons
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  3. Consideration of Amendments
  4. Royal Assent

Act of Parliament

House Act Date
Census (Return Particulars and Removal of Penalties) Act 2019 (c. 28) 08.10.2019

Latest news on the Census (Return Particulars and Removal of Penalties) Act 2019

Following agreement by both Houses on the text of the Bill it received Royal Assent on 8 October 2019. The Bill is now an Act of Parliament (law).

Summary of the Census (Return Particulars and Removal of Penalties) Act 2019

A Bill to amend the Census Act 1920 and the Census Act (Northern Ireland) 1969 in relation to the provision of particulars about sexual orientation and gender identity

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