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Prisoners (Disclosure of Information About Victims) Bill 2019-21

Type of Bill:
Government Bill
Sponsors:
Robert Buckland
Ministry of Justice
Baroness Scott of Bybrook
Ministry of Justice

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

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House Bill Date
Lords HL Bill 138 Commons reason (PDF) 07.10.2020

Latest news on the Prisoners (Disclosure of Information About Victims) Bill 2019-21

The House of Lords have returned the Bill to the House of Commons with amendments. The amendments were considered on the floor of the House on Tuesday 6 October 2020 and the Commons disagreed with Lords amendment 1.

The Bill will now be returned to the Lords for consideration of Commons reasons which is scheduled for 3 November.

Summary of the Prisoners (Disclosure of Information About Victims) Bill 2019-21

To require the Parole Board to take into account any failure by a prisoner serving a sentence for unlawful killing or for taking or making an indecent image of a child to disclose information about the victim.

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