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Commercial Lobbyists (Registration and Code of Conduct) Bill 2012-13

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor:
Thomas Docherty

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

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons Bill 039 2012-13 (as introduced) | PDF version, 77KB 31.01.2013

Latest news on the Commercial Lobbyists (Registration and Code of Conduct) Bill 2012-13

This Bill has been withdrawn and will not progress any further.

A motion for the bill’s second reading was moved on 1 February 2013, but was withdrawn at the end of the debate.

The Bill had its first reading on 25 June 2012.

If you require any further information about the Bill then please contact the sponsoring Member Thomas Docherty.

Summary of the Commercial Lobbyists (Registration and Code of Conduct) Bill 2012-13

A bill to establish a public register of organisations and individuals that carry out lobbying of Parliament, the Government and local authorities for financial gain; to introduce a code of conduct for those on the register; to introduce sanctions for non-registration and non-compliance with the code of conduct; and for connected purposes

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