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Northern Ireland (Executive Formation etc) Act 2019

Type of Bill:
Government Bill
Sponsors:
Karen Bradley
Northern Ireland Office
Lord Duncan of Springbank
Northern Ireland Office

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

Act of Parliament

House Act Date
Northern Ireland (Executive Formation etc) Act 2019 (c. 22) 24.07.2019

Latest news on the Northern Ireland (Executive Formation etc) Act 2019

Following agreement by both Houses on the text of the Bill, including a change in the title, it received Royal Assent on 24 July. The Bill is now an Act of Parliament (law).

Summary of the Northern Ireland (Executive Formation etc) Act 2019

Extend the period for forming an Executive under section 1(1) of the Northern Ireland (Executive Formation and Exercise of Functions) Act 2018 and to impose a duty on the Secretary of State to report on progress towards the formation of an Executive in Northern Ireland.

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