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Historical Institutional Abuse (Northern Ireland) Act 2019

Government Bill

Originated in the House of Lords, Session 2019-19

Last updated: 11 November 2019 at 16:30

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Long title

A Bill to establish the Historical Institutional Abuse Redress Board and to confer an entitlement to compensation in connection with children who were resident in certain institutions in Northern Ireland; and to establish the Commissioner for Survivors of Institutional Childhood Abuse.

Sponsoring departments

Northern Ireland Office
Lord Duncan of Springbank
Conservative, Life peer
Northern Ireland Office
Julian Smith
Conservative, Skipton and Ripon

Current version of the Bill

Historical Institutional Abuse (Northern Ireland) Act 2019 (c. 31)
5 November 2019

Bill passage

Bill started in the House of Lords
1st reading
2nd reading
Committee stage
Report stage
3rd reading
Bill in the House of Commons
1st reading
2nd reading
Committee stage
Report stage
3rd reading
Final stages
Consideration of amendments
Royal Assent
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