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Electoral Reform (Local Elections and Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill

Private Members' Bill (under the Ten Minute Rule)

Originated in the House of Commons, Session 2016-17

Last updated: 28 March 2017 at 10:19

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Long title

A Bill applying to England to provide for the introduction of first past the post elections of mayors, the London Assembly and Police and Crime Commissioners; to require elections for mayors, the London Assembly, Police and Crime Commissioners and local authorities to take place on the same day; to abolish the election of councillors by halves or thirds to local authorities; to allow a person to be a Member of the House of Commons and to hold any elected local government office, including that of Police and Crime Commissioner, at the same time; and for connected purposes.


Mr Ranil Jayawardena
North East Hampshire

Current version of the Bill

20 March 2017

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Bill started in the House of Commons
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Committee stage
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3rd reading
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