Private Members’ Bills in the Lords: second reading

15 January 2010

Members of the House of Lords contributed to the second reading - the main debate on the general principles - of four Private Members' Bills on 15 January

To become law a Private Members' Bill must go through the same stages in both Houses - as per a Government Bill.

The Bills proceed to committee stage for line by line examination of their content - dates for which are still to be scheduled.

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