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Wild Animals in Circuses 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 36 2012-2013 (as introduced) | PDF version, 75KB 17.01.2013

Latest news on the Wild Animals in Circuses Bill 2012-13

This Bill began its second reading debate on 18 January 2013; the debate was adjourned. 

This Bill has now been withdrawn.

The Bill had its first reading on 25 June 2012. If you require any further information about the Bill then please contact the sponsor Thomas Docherty.

Summary of the Wild Animals in Circuses Bill 2012-13

This Bill began its second reading debate on 18 January 2013; the debate was adjourned. The Bill is expected resume its second reading debate on a date yet to be announced.

This Bill was presented to Parliament on 25 June 2012. This is known as the first reading and there was no debate on the Bill at this stage.

This Bill is a Private Member’s Bill. These are often not printed until close to the second reading debate. If the text is not yet available here and you wish to know more about this bill please contact its sponsor, Thomas Docherty.

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