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Sentencing Act 2020

Consolidation Bill

Originated in the House of Lords, Session 2019-21

Act of Parliament (1)

Full text of the Act of Parliament as passed by Parliament (this is the Act in its original state. The Act may have been amended by another Act and any such amendments are not shown in this version).

Sentencing Act 2020 (c. 17)
22 October 2020

Full text of the Bill as introduced and further versions of the Bill as it is reprinted to incorporate amendments (proposals for change) made during its passage through Parliament.

Bill 179 2019-21, as introduced
9 September 2020
Commons
Bill 179 Table of Origins
8 September 2020
Commons
Bill 179 2019-21 - large font accessible version
8 September 2020
Commons
HL Bill 127 Table of Destinations
20 July 2020
Lords
HL Bill 127 Table of Origins
20 July 2020
Lords
HL Bill 127 (as amended by the Joint Committee on Consolidation Bills)
20 July 2020
Lords
HL Bill 105 Table of Origins
5 March 2020
Lords
5 March 2020
Lords

House of Commons Library and House of Lords Library briefing papers aim to be politically impartial, containing factual information as well as a range of opinions on each subject. Briefing papers on Bills are produced before Second Reading and, in the Commons, after Committee Stage.

Briefing Paper on the Bill
22 September 2020
Commons

House of Lords Library Notes aim to be politically impartial and are compiled for Members of Parliament and their staff.

Sentencing Bill [HL]: Briefing for Lords Stages
17 March 2020
Lords

A collection of papers relevant to the bill

Sentencing Bill [HL]: Drafter’s notes on the Sentencing Bill
21 July 2020
Sentencing Bill [HL]: Notes about proposed amendments for Joint Committee
21 July 2020

Lords 1st reading

1st reading (Hansard)
5 March 2020
Lords
1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings)
5 March 2020
Lords

Lords 2nd reading

2nd reading (Hansard)
25 June 2020
Lords
2nd reading (Minutes of Proceedings)
25 June 2020
Lords

Lords Order of Commitment discharged

Order of Commitment discharged (Hansard)
29 July 2020
Lords
Order of Commitment discharged (Minutes of Proceedings)
29 July 2020
Lords

Lords 3rd reading

3rd reading (Hansard)
8 September 2020
Lords
3rd reading (Minutes of Proceedings)
8 September 2020
Lords

Royal Assent

Royal Assent (Hansard)
22 October 2020
Royal Assent (Minutes of Proceedings)
22 October 2020