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Fixed Term Parliaments Bill

Private Members' Bill (Ballot Bill)

Originated in the House of Commons, Session 2007-08

Last updated: 30 October 2008 at 18:58

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Long title

A Bill to fix the date of the next general election and all subsequent elections; to allow the House of Commons to change the day of the week on which a general election is held; and for connected purposes

Summary

Fixed Term Parliaments

A Bill which proposes:

  • to fix the date of the next general election and all subsequent elections
  • to allow the House of Commons to change the day of the week on which a general election is held.

Sponsor

David Howarth
Liberal Democrat
Cambridge

Current version of the Bill

Bill as introduced - html version
14 December 2007
Commons

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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