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Private International Law (Implementation of Agreements) Bill [HL] 2019-21

Type of Bill:
Government Bill
Sponsors:
Lord Keen of Elie
Ministry of Justice
Alex Chalk
Ministry of Justice

Progress of the Bill

Bill started in the House of Lords

  1. House of Lords
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  2. House of Commons
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  3. Consideration of Amendments
  4. Royal Assent

Last events

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Lords HL Bill 139 Commons amendments (PDF) 07.10.2020

Latest news on the Private International Law (Implementation of Agreements) Bill [HL] 2019-21

The Bill was passed with amendments by the House of Commons on Tuesday 6 October 2020 and will now be returned to the House of Lords for their consideration of the Commons amendments, a procedure known as ping pong.

During ping pong, the Bill travels back and forth between the two Houses, until both Houses agree on the text of the Bill.

The Bill was returned to the Lords for consideration of Commons amendments for which no date has yet been scheduled.

Summary of the Private International Law (Implementation of Agreements) Bill [HL] 2019-21

A Bill to implement the Hague Conventions of 1996, 2005 and 2007 and to provide for the implementation of other international agreements on private international law.

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