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Child Cruelty (Sentences) Bill 2017-19

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (under the Ten Minute Rule)
Sponsor:
Tom Tugendhat

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

Next event

  • 2nd reading: House of Commons 2nd reading: House of Commons | 22.03.2019

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Latest news on the Child Cruelty (Sentences) Bill 2017-19

The next stage for this Bill, Second reading, is scheduled to take place on  Friday 22 March 2019.

This is a Private Members' Bill and was introduced to Parliament on Tuesday 12 February 2019 under the Ten Minute Rule.

If the text of the Bill is not yet available, please contact its sponsor, Tom Tugendhat, for more information.

Summary of the Child Cruelty (Sentences) Bill 2017-19

A Bill to increase the maximum custodial sentence for the offences of child cruelty and causing or allowing a child or vulnerable adult to die or suffer serious physical harm to imprisonment for life; and for connected purposes.

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