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Principal Local Authorities (Grounds for Abolition) Bill 2017-19

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor:
Sir Christopher Chope

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

Last event

  • 1st reading: House of Commons 1st reading: House of Commons (no debate) | 05.09.2017

Next event

  • 2nd reading: House of Commons 2nd reading: House of Commons | 23.11.2018

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons Bill 39 2017-19, as introduced | PDF version, 77KB 29.11.2017

Latest news on the Principal Local Authorities (Grounds for Abolition) Bill 2017-19

This Bill is expected to have its second reading debate on Friday 23 November 2018.

This Bill was presented to Parliament on Tuesday 5 September 2017. This is known as the first reading and there was no debate on the Bill at this stage.

This Bill is a Private Member’s Bill. These are often not printed until close to the second reading debate. If the text is not yet available here and you wish to know more about this bill please contact its sponsor, Sir Christopher Chope.

Summary of the Principal Local Authorities (Grounds for Abolition) Bill 2017-19

A Bill to prohibit principal local authorities being abolished in the absence of the authority of its elected councillors and a local referendum; and for connected purposes.

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