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National Security Bill

Government Bill

Originated in the House of Commons, Session 2022-23

Last updated: 23 September 2022 at 11:18

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Long title

Make provision about threats to national security from espionage, sabotage and persons acting for foreign powers; about the extra-territorial application of Part 2 of the Serious Crime Act 2007; about the award of damages in proceedings relating to national security and the payment of damages at risk of being used for the purposes of terrorism; about the availability of legal aid to persons connected with terrorism; and for connected purposes.

Sponsoring department

Home Office
Priti Patel
Conservative, Witham

Current version of the Bill

Bill 007 2022-23 (as introduced)
11 May 2022

Bill passage

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