Political Parties and Elections Bill: report stage

18 June 2009

Further line by line examination of the Political Parties and Elections Bill took place in the Lords on 17 June.

Members of the Lords discussed clauses 23-35 of the Bill and voted on three suggested amendments (proposals for change) to the Bill.

Third reading - the final chance for the Lords to change the Bill - takes place on 24 June.

The Bill makes some amendments to the regulation of party funding and election expenditure set out in the Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Act 2000.

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