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Football (Financial Transparency) Bill 2012-13

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor:
Damian Collins

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 Commons 2nd reading: House of Commons | Date to be announced

Latest Bill

This Bill is being prepared for publication.

Latest news on the Football (Financial Transparency) Bill 2012-13

This Bill has been withdrawn and will not progress any further.

The Bill had its first reading on 25 June 2012. The second reading was expected on 1 March 2013 but was withdrawn.

 

If you require any further information about the Bill then please contact the sponsoring Member, Damian Collins.

 

Summary of the Football (Financial Transparency) Bill 2012-13

A bill to require a football club playing in the top four tiers of English and Scottish professional football to disclose the identity of its owner, the identity of the owner of its home playing ground, training ground, any intellectual property associated with the club or a third party stake in its players and the identities of outstanding creditors; to require all creditors of a football club to be compensated equally should the club go into administration; and for connected purposes

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