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Victims and Prisoners Bill

Government Bill

Originated in the House of Commons, Session 2022-23

Last updated: 6 June 2023 at 18:28

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Long title

A Bill to Make provision about victims of criminal conduct and others affected by criminal conduct; about the appointment and functions of individuals to act as independent public advocates for victims of major incidents; about the release of prisoners; about the membership and functions of the Parole Board; to prohibit certain prisoners from forming a marriage or civil partnership; and for connected purposes.

Sponsoring department

Ministry of Justice
Dominic Raab
Conservative, Esher and Walton

Current version of the Bill

Bill 286 2022-23 (as introduced)
29 March 2023

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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