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Election Candidates (All-ethnic-minority Shortlists) Bill 2019-21

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor:
Wera Hobhouse

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) | 14.10.2020

Next event

  • 2nd reading: House of Commons 2nd reading: House of Commons | 12.03.2021

Latest Bill

This Bill is being prepared for publication.

Latest news on the Election Candidates (All-ethnic-minority Shortlists) Bill 2019-21

The next stage for this Bill, Second reading, is scheduled to take place on Friday 12 March 2021.

This is a Private Members' Bill and was presented to Parliament on Wednesday 14 October 2020.

If the text of the Bill is not yet available, please contact its sponsor, Wera Hobhouse MP, for more information.

Summary of the Election Candidates (All-ethnic-minority Shortlists) Bill 2019-21

A Bill to amend the Equality Act 2010 to permit political parties to use all-ethnic-minority shortlists for the selection of election candidates.

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