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Bill documents — Civil Partnerships, Marriages and Deaths (Registration Etc.) Act 2019

Act of Parliament

Full text of the Act of Parliament as passed by Parliament (this is the Act in its original state. The Act may have been amended by another Act and any such amendments are not shown in this version).

House Act of Parliament Date
Civil Partnerships, Marriages and Deaths (Registration Etc.) Act 2019 (c. 12) 26.03.2019

Bills

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 353 2017-19, Lords Amendments to the Bill | PDF version 07.03.2019
Lords HL Bill 158 (as amended in Committee) | PDF version 01.02.2019
Lords HL Bill 140 (as introduced) | PDF version 29.10.2018
Commons Bill 254 2017-19, as amended in Public Bill Committee | PDF version, 90KB 19.07.2018
Commons Bill 11 2017-19, as introduced | PDF version, 92KB 31.01.2018

Explanatory Notes

Documents to explain the purpose of the Bill.

House Explanatory Notes Date
Commons Bill 353 EN 2017-19 | PDF version 14.03.2019
Lords HL Bill 140 Explanatory Notes | PDF version 29.10.2018
Commons Bill 11 2017-19, Explanatory Notes | PDF version, 445KB 31.01.2018

Delegated Powers Memoranda

The Government provide a delegated powers memorandum for all public (including hybrid) bills to justify the delegation of powers, usually to Ministers, in the bill.

House Delegated Powers Memorandum Date
Lords Civil Partnerships, Marriages and Deaths (Registration Etc.) Bill: Supplementary Delegated Powers Memorandum (PDF) 14.02.2019
Lords Civil Partnerships, Marriages and Deaths (Registration Etc.) Bill: Delegated Powers Memorandum (PDF) 14.01.2019

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.

See Lords amendments on the new Lords amendments page

House Amendment Paper Date
Lords HL Bill 158-I Marshalled list for Report (PDF) 27.02.2019
Lords HL Bill 158(b) Amendments for Report (PDF) 26.02.2019
Lords HL Bill 158(a) Amendments for Report (PDF) 25.02.2019
Lords HL Bill 140-I(Rev) Revised marshalled list for Committee (PDF) 31.01.2019
Lords HL Bill 140-I Marshalled list for Committee (PDF) 30.01.2019
Lords HL Bill 140(b) Amendment for Committee (PDF) 25.01.2019
Lords HL Bill 140(a) Amendment for Committee (PDF) 24.01.2019
Commons Consideration of Bill Amendments as at 26 October 2018 | PDF version 26.10.2018
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 24 October 2018 | PDF version 25.10.2018
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 23 October 20182018 2018 | PDF version 24.10.2018
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 22 October 2018 | PDF version 23.10.2018
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 18 July 2018 | PDF version, 149KB 18.07.2018
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 16 July 2018 | PDF version, 148KB 17.07.2018
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 13 July 2018 | PDF version, 147KB 16.07.2018
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 12 July 2018 | PDF version, 145KB 13.07.2018
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 11 July 2018 | PDF version, 144KB 12.07.2018
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 2 February 2018 | PDF version, 114KB 05.02.2018

Selection of amendments: Commons

In the House of Commons, amendments are grouped together so that amendments relating to a particular topic or issue are discussed together.

House Selection of amendments: Commons Date
Commons Consideration of Lords Amendments (PDF) 14.03.2019
Commons Consideration on Report (PDF) 26.10.2018

Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons

Details of the Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings in the House of Commons. The documents contain the text of amendments considered at each sitting and show whether it was agreed to, negatived (not agreed), not called, not moved or withdrawn.

House Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons Date
Commons Proceedings on Consideration of Lords Amendments as at 15 March 2019 | PDF version 18.03.2019
Commons Report Stage Proceedings as at 26 October 2018 | PDF version 29.10.2018
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 18 July 2018 | PDF version, 122KB 19.07.2018

Briefing papers

House of Commons Library and House of Lords Library briefing papers aim to be politically impartial, containing factual information as well as a range of opinions on each subject. Briefing papers on Bills are produced before Second Reading and, in the Commons, after Committee Stage.

House Briefing papers Date
Commons Committee Stage Report 24.10.2018
Commons Briefing Paper on Second Reading 01.02.2018

Library Notes

House of Lords Library Notes aim to be politically impartial and are compiled for Members of Parliament and their staff.

House Library Notes Date
Lords Civil Partnerships, Marriages and Deaths (Registration Etc.) Bill: Briefing for Lords Stages 14.01.2019

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