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Members of the Lords considered Commons amendments to the Coroners and Justice Bill on 11 November
Three votes (divisions) on amendments to the Bill took place on issues including:
The Bill has been sent back to the House of Commons for MPs to consider Lords amendments.
When a Bill has passed through third reading in both Houses it is returned to the first House (where it started) for the second House's amendments (proposals for change) to be considered.
Both Houses must agree on the exact wording of the Bill.
If the Lords disagrees with any Commons amendments, or makes alternative proposals, then the Bill is sent back to the Commons.
A Bill may go back and forth between each House (‘Ping Pong’) until both Houses reach agreement.
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