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Overseas Operations (Service Personnel and Veterans) Bill 2019-21

Type of Bill:
Government Bill
Sponsor:
Secretary Ben Wallace
Ministry of Defence

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) | 18.03.2020

Next event

  • 2nd reading: House of Commons 2nd reading: House of Commons | Date to be announced

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons Bill 117 2019-21 (as introduced) | PDF version 18.03.2020

Latest news on the Overseas Operations (Service Personnel and Veterans) Bill 2019-21

This is a public bill presented to Parliament by the Government.

The Bill was introduced to the House of Commons and given its First Reading on Wednesday 18 March 2020. This stage is formal and takes place without any debate.

What happens next?

MPs will next consider the Bill at Second Reading. The date for second reading has not yet been announced.

 

Additional information

  • About Parliament: Passage of a Bill
  • Library Briefing Paper: Commons Briefing Paper on the bill
  • Bill Documents: Including text of the Bill, explanatory notes, amendment papers and briefing papers

Summary of the Overseas Operations (Service Personnel and Veterans) Bill 2019-21

A Bill to Make provision about legal proceedings and consideration of derogation from the European Convention on Human Rights in connection with operations of the armed forces outside the British Islands.

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