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Laser Misuse (Vehicles) Bill [HL] 2017-19

Type of Bill:
Government Bill
Sponsor:
Baroness Sugg
Department for Transport

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

Next event

  • Committee stage: House of Lords Committee stage: House of Lords | 23.01.2018

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Lords HL Bill 75 (as introduced) | PDF version, 70KB 20.12.2017

Latest news on the Laser Misuse (Vehicles) Bill [HL] 2017-19

During second reading of the Bill on 9 January, a wide-ranging discussion took place on issues including maximum fines and whether air traffic control towers should be included in the bill.

Committee stage - line by line examination of the Bill - is scheduled for 23 January.

Summary of the Laser Misuse (Vehicles) Bill [HL] 2017-19

A bill to make provision creating a new offence of shining or directing a laser beam towards a vehicle.

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