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Forensic Science Regulator and Biometrics Strategy Bill 2019-21

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Ballot Bill)
Sponsor:
Darren Jones

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

Last event

  • 1st reading: House of Commons 1st reading: House of Commons (no debate) | 05.02.2020

Next event

  • 2nd reading: House of Commons 2nd reading: House of Commons | 24.04.2020

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This Bill is being prepared for publication.

Latest news on the Forensic Science Regulator and Biometrics Strategy Bill 2019-21

The next stage for this Bill, Second reading, is scheduled to take place on Friday 24 April 2020.

This is a Private Members' Bill and was presented to Parliament on Wednesday 5 February 2020 through the ballot procedure.

If the text of the Bill is not yet available, please contact its sponsor, Darren Jones MP, for more information.

Summary of the Forensic Science Regulator and Biometrics Strategy Bill 2019-21

A Bill to make provision for the appointment of the Forensic Science Regulator; to make provision about the Regulator and about the regulation of forensic science; to require the Secretary of State to publish an annual strategy on biometric technologies; to enable the Secretary of State to limit the use of such technologies when that is recommended in the strategy; and for connected purposes.

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