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Overseas Electors Bill 2017-19

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Ballot Bill)
Sponsor:
Glyn Davies

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 | Date to be announced

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons Bill 16 2017-19, as introduced | PDF version, 115KB 07.02.2018

Latest news on the Overseas Electors Bill 2017-19

This Bill has now been committed to a Public Bill Committee. The Public Bill Committee will meet next on a date yet to be announced.

The Public Bill Committee will scrutinise the Bill line by line.  

The Bill had its second reading debate on Friday 23 February 2018. This Bill was presented to Parliament on Wednesday 19 July 2017 through the ballot procedure.

This Bill is a Private Member’s Bill. If you wish to know more about this bill please contact its sponsor, Glyn Davies.

Additional Information

Summary of the Overseas Electors Bill 2017-19

A Bill to make provision extending the basis on which British citizens outside the UK qualify to participate in parliamentary elections; and for connected purposes.

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