Lords private members' bills

11 March 2016

The House of Lords will consider seven private members' bills on Friday 11 March.

The bills cover categorisation of gambling machines, the Criminal Cases Review Commission, registration of driving instructors, drink-driving, riot compensation claims, access to innovative medical treatments, and NHS charities.

A private member's bill is a type of public bill (that affects the public). Private members' bills must go through the same set of procedures as other public bills.

Gambling (Categorisation and Use of B2 Gaming Machines) Bill

A bill about the categorisation and use of B2 gaming machines.

Find out more about the Gambling (Categorisation and Use of B2 Gaming Machines) Bill

Criminal Cases Review Commission (Information) Bill

A bill to extend the Criminal Cases Review Commission’s powers to obtain documents and other material, so they can acquire them from a person who is not employed by or serving in a public body.

Find out more about the Criminal Cases Review Commission (Information) Bill

Driving Instructors (Registration) Bill

A bill about the registration of driving instructors.

Find out more about the Driving Instructors (Registration) Bill

Road Traffic Act 1988 (Alcohol Limits) (Amendment) Bill

A bill to amend the Road Traffic Act 1988 to lower the prescribed limit of alcohol in relation to driving or being in charge of a vehicle.

Find out more about the Road Traffic Act 1988 (Alcohol Limits) (Amendment) Bill

Riot Compensation Bill

A bill to repeal the Riot (Damages) Act 1886 and create a new scheme allowing compensation to be claimed for property damaged, destroyed or stolen in the course of a riot.

Find out more about the Riot Compensation Bill

Access to Medical Treatments (Innovation) Bill

A bill covering access to innovative medical treatments.

Find out more about the Access to Medical Treatments (Innovation) Bill

NHS (Charitable Trusts Etc) Bill

A bill to move towards greater independence for NHS charities and transfer the royalty rights for Peter Pan publications and performances to the new Great Ormond Street charity.

Find out more about the NHS (Charitable Trusts Etc) Bill

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