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London Olympic Games and Paralympic Games (Amendment) Act 2011

Type of Bill:
Government Bill
Sponsors:
Jeremy Hunt
Department for Culture, Media and Sport
Baroness Garden of Frognal
Department for Culture, Media and Sport

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

Act of Parliament

House Act Date
Commons London Olympic Games and Paralympic Games (Amendment) Act 2011 c.22 15.12.2011

Latest news on the London Olympic Games and Paralympic Games (Amendment) Act 2011

Following agreement by both Houses on the text of the Bill it received Royal Assent on 14 December. The Bill is now an Act of Parliament (law).

Summary of the London Olympic Games and Paralympic Games (Amendment) Act 2011

The Bill makes a small number of technical amendments to the advertising and trading, ticket touting and traffic management provisions of the London Olympic Games and Paralympic Games Act 2006. These amendments cover:

  • the seizure of articles which contravene advertising and trading regulations
  • the parliamentary procedure and notice periods required when new advertising and trading regulations are introduced
  • the penalty for unauthorised sales of Olympic tickets
  • traffic regulation and enforcement during the Games.

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