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Presumption of Death and Provisions Relating to Missing Persons Bill [HL] 2012-13

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords)
Sponsor:
Baroness Kramer

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

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons Presumption of Death Act 2013 c.13 27.03.2013

Latest news on the Presumption of Death and Provisions Relating to Missing Persons Bill [HL] 2012-13

First reading took place on 14 May 2012. 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 yet to be scheduled.

Summary of the Presumption of Death and Provisions Relating to Missing Persons Bill [HL] 2012-13

A Bill to make provision for the declaration of presumed death of missing persons for the administration of the affairs of missing persons, and for connected purposes.

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