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Tobacco Bill 2017-19

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (under the Ten Minute Rule)
Sponsor:
Sir Kevin Barron

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 | 25.01.2019

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This Bill is being prepared for publication.

Latest news on the Tobacco Bill 2017-19

The next stage for this Bill, Second reading, is scheduled to take place on Friday 25 January 2019.

This is a Private Members' Bill and was introduced to Parliament on Tuesday 30 October 2018 under the Ten Minute Rule.

If the text of the Bill is not yet available, please contact its sponsor, Sir Kevin Barron, for more information.

Summary of the Tobacco Bill 2017-19

A Bill to require the Secretary of State to report on means of requiring tobacco companies to meet the costs of smoking cessation services; to make provision about the advertising and marketing of products that are alternatives to tobacco; to require tobacco companies to publish information about their activities in relation to such products; to create an offence of selling tobacco without a licence; and for connected purposes.

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