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Wild Animals in Circuses (No.2) Bill 2017-19

Type of Bill:
Government Bill
Sponsors:
Michael Gove
Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Lord Gardiner of Kimble
Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

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

  • 3rd reading: House of Lords 3rd reading: House of Lords | 23.07.2019

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Lords HL Bill 180 (as introduced) | PDF version 05.06.2019

Latest news on the Wild Animals in Circuses (No.2) Bill 2017-19

Report stage – line by line examination of the Bill – took place on 17 July. Amendments discussed covered clause 1 of the Bill.

Third reading - a chance to 'tidy up' the bill and make changes - is scheduled for 23 July.

Summary of the Wild Animals in Circuses (No.2) Bill 2017-19

A Bill to make provision to prohibit the use of wild animals in travelling circuses.

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