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Animal Welfare (Sentience) Bill [HL]

Government Bill

Originated in the House of Lords, Session 2021-22

Last updated: 2 December 2021 at 17:58

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Long title

A Bill to make provision for an Animal Sentience Committee with functions relating to the effect of government policy on the welfare of animals as sentient beings

Sponsoring department

Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Lord Benyon
Conservative, Life peer

Current version of the Bill

13 May 2021

Bill passage

Bill started in the House of Lords
1st reading
2nd reading
Committee 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
In progress
Not applicable
Not yet reached