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Northern Ireland Troubles (Legacy and Reconciliation) Bill

Government Bill

Originated in the House of Commons, Session 2022-23

Last updated: 29 June 2022 at 23:24

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Long title

A Bill to address the legacy of the Northern Ireland Troubles and promote reconciliation by establishing an Independent Commission for Reconciliation and Information Recovery, limiting criminal investigations, legal proceedings, inquests and police complaints, extending the prisoner release scheme in the Northern Ireland (Sentences) Act 1998, and providing for experiences to be recorded and preserved and for events to be studied and memorialised.

Sponsoring department

Northern Ireland Office
Brandon Lewis
Conservative, Great Yarmouth

Current version of the Bill

Bill 0010 2022-23 (as introduced)
17 May 2022
Commons

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
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