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House of Lords (Hereditary Peers) (Abolition of By-Elections) Bill

Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords)

Originated in the House of Lords, session 2019-21

Last updated: 16 March 2020 at 12:40

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A Bill to amend the House of Lords Act 1999 so as to abolish the system of by-elections for hereditary peers


Lord Grocott
Life peer

Current version of bill

8 January 2020

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