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Animal Welfare (Sentencing) Bill 2017-19

Type of Bill:
Government Bill
Sponsor:
Michael Gove
Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

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

  • Committee stage: House of Commons Committee stage: House of Commons | 23.07.2019

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons Bill 410 2017-19 (as introduced) | PDF version 25.06.2019

Latest news on the Animal Welfare (Sentencing) Bill 2017-19

This Bill is now being considered by a Public Bill Committee which will scrutinise the Bill line by line and is expected to report to the House by Thursday 25 July 2019.

The membership of the Public Bill Committee will soon be announced by the Committee of Selection:

  • Animal Welfare (Sentencing) Bill: Public Bill Committee membership

Additional information 

Summary of the Animal Welfare (Sentencing) Bill 2017-19

To make provision about the mode of trial and maximum penalty for certain offences under the Animal Welfare Act 2006.

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