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Trade Bill 2019-21

Type of Bill:
Government Bill
Sponsors:
Elizabeth Truss
International Trade
Lord Grimstone of Boscobel
International Trade

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

Next event

  • 2nd reading: House of Lords 2nd reading: House of Lords | 08.09.2020

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Lords HL Bill 128 (as introduced) (PDF) 21.07.2020

Latest news on the Trade Bill 2019-21

First reading took place on 21 July. This stage is a formality that signals the start of the Bill's journey through the Lords.

Second reading - the general debate on all aspects of the Bill - is scheduled for 8 September.

Summary of the Trade Bill 2019-21

A Bill to make provision about the implementation of international trade agreements; to make provision establishing the Trade Remedies Authority and conferring functions on it; and to make provision about the collection and disclosure of information relating to trade.

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