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Northern Bank Bill

Private Bill

Originated in the House of Commons, Session 2007-08

Last updated: 27 November 2008 at 22:27

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Long title

To provide that the statutory right of Northern Bank Limited to issue bank notes shall transfer and apply to Danske Bank A/S; and for connected purposes.


The Bill provides for the statutory right of Northern Bank Limited to issue bank notes to be transferred to Danske Bank A/S, following Danske’s acquisition of the Northern bank in 2005.

Further information can be found in the Explanatory Memorandum that accompanies the Bill.

Read the Explanatory Memorandum


Northern Bank

Petition Information

If you are "specially and directly affected" by this bill you may oppose the bill or seek its amendment before a Select Committee in either or both Houses. If you present a "petition" against the bill at the appropriate times you may be able to have your views on the bill heard by the Committee (in whichever House you petition). There are specific times when petitions can be presented.
  • The petitioning period in the House of Commons ended on 30 January 2008.
  • There will be a further opportunity to petition against the Bill if it reaches the House of Lords. If you need any further information please contact the House of Lords Private Bill Office.

The Bill is unopposed, no petitions were presented against the Bill in the House of Commons

Parliamentary agent

Firms with one or more "Roll A" parliamentary agents who are acting for the promoters of this Bill.

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