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Animal Fighting (Sentencing) Bill

Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)

Originated in the House of Commons, Session 2016-17

Last updated: 28 April 2017 at 15:01

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Long title

A Bill to amend the Animal Welfare Act 2006 to increase the sentence available to the court for those convicted of a criminal offence related to animal fighting; and for connected purposes.


Kevin Foster

Current version of the Bill

6 December 2016

Bill passage

Bill started in the House of Commons
1st reading
Committee stage
Report stage
3rd reading
Bill in the House of Lords
1st reading
2nd reading
Committee stage
Report stage
3rd reading
Final stages
Consideration of amendments
Royal Assent
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