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Civil Partnerships, Marriages and Deaths (Registration Etc.) Bill 2017-19

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Ballot Bill)
Sponsors:
Tim Loughton
Baroness Hodgson of Abinger

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

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Lords HL Bill 140 (as introduced) | PDF version 29.10.2018

Latest news on the Civil Partnerships, Marriages and Deaths (Registration Etc.) Bill 2017-19

First reading took place on 29 October. This stage is a formality that signals the start of the Bill's journey through the Lords.

Second reading - the general debate on all aspects of the Bill - is yet to be scheduled.

Summary of the Civil Partnerships, Marriages and Deaths (Registration Etc.) Bill 2017-19

To provide that opposite sex couples may enter a civil partnership; to make provision about the registration of the names of the mother of each party to a marriage or civil partnership; to make provision about the registration of stillborn deaths; to give coroners the power to investigate stillborn deaths; and for connected purposes.

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