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Organ Donors (Leave) Bill 2016-17

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (under the Ten Minute Rule)
Louise Haigh

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

This Bill is being prepared for publication.

Latest news on the Organ Donors (Leave) Bill 2016-17

This Bill has been withdrawn and will not progress any further.

The order for the bill’s second reading was read and discharged on Tuesday 28 February 2017.


The Bill had its first reading on 22 November 2016 through the Ten Minute Rule procedure. The second reading was expected on Friday 24 March 2017 but was withdrawn.


If you require any further information about the Bill then please contact the sponsoring Member Louise Haigh.


Summary of the Organ Donors (Leave) Bill 2016-17

A Bill to amend Part 8 of the Employment Rights Act 1996 to make provision about leave for persons donating body organs for transplant; and for connected purposes.

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