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Prisons and Courts Bill

Government Bill

Originated in the House of Commons, Session 2016-17

Last updated: 20 April 2017 at 16:23

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Long title

A Bill to make provision about prisons; make provision about practice and procedure in courts and tribunals, organisation of courts and tribunals, functions of the judiciary and of courts and tribunals and their staff, appointment and deployment of the judiciary, and functions of the Judicial Appointments Commission; and make provision about whiplash claims.

Sponsoring department

Ministry of Justice
Elizabeth Truss
Conservative, South West Norfolk

Current version of the Bill

Bill 170 2016-17 (as amended in Public Bill Committee)
20 April 2017

Bill passage

Bill started in the House of Commons
1st reading
2nd reading
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
In progress
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