Skip to main content

Senior Judiciary Appointments (Disregard of Age of Candidates) Bill

Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)

Originated in the House of Commons, Session 2016-17

Last updated: 28 April 2017 at 13:36

See full passage

Long title

A Bill to require those responsible for the selection and interviewing of candidates for, and appointment to, the posts of Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, the President of the Queen's Bench Division of the High Court of England and Wales, the Keeper or Master of the Rolls and Records of the Chancery of England and the President of the Family Division of the High Court of England and Wales to disregard the age of applicants under 70 years of age; and for connected purposes.

Sponsor

Keith Vaz
Labour
Leicester East

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
Key
Complete
In progress
Not applicable
Not yet reached