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Divorce (Financial Provision) Bill [HL] 2017-19

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords)
Sponsors:
Baroness Deech
Tim Loughton

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

Last event

  • 2nd reading: House of Commons 2nd reading: House of Commons | 22.03.2019

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons Bill 310 2017-19 (as brought from the Lords) | PDF version 20.12.2018

Latest news on the Divorce (Financial Provision) Bill [HL] 2017-19

This Bill is expected to have its second reading debate on Friday 22 March 2019.

The Bill completed its House of Lords stages on 19 December 2018 and was presented to the House of Commons on 19 December 2018. This is known as the first reading and there was no debate on the Bill at this stage.

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Summary of the Divorce (Financial Provision) Bill [HL] 2017-19

A Bill to amend the Matrimonial Causes Act 1973 and make provision in connection with financial settlements following divorce

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