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Animal Welfare (Sentencing) Bill 2019-20

Type of Bill:
Government Bill
Sponsor:
Theresa Villiers
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

Last event

  • 1st reading: House of Commons 1st reading: House of Commons (no debate) | 15.10.2019

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons Bill 001 2019-20 (as introduced) | PDF version 15.10.2019

Latest news on the Animal Welfare (Sentencing) Bill 2019-20

A General Election has been called and Parliament is no longer sitting. The Bill failed to complete its passage through Parliament before Dissolution. This means the Bill will make no further progress.

Summary of the Animal Welfare (Sentencing) Bill 2019-20

To make provision about the mode of trial and maximum penalty for certain offences under the Animal Welfare Act 2006.

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