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Armed Forces (Prevention of Discrimination) (No. 2) Bill 2014-15

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (under the Ten Minute Rule, SO No 23)
Sponsor:
Thomas Docherty

Progress of the Bill

Bill started in the House of Commons

  1. House of Commons
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  2. House of Lords
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  3. Consideration of Amendments
  4. Royal Assent

Next event

  • 2nd reading: House of Commons 2nd reading: House of Commons | 27.02.2015

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons Bill 115 2014-2015, as introduced | PDF version, 87KB 19.11.2014

Latest news on the Armed Forces (Prevention of Discrimination) (No. 2) Bill 2014-15

This Bill is expected to have its second reading debate on Friday 27 February 2015.

This Bill was introduced to Parliament on Wednesday 5 November 2014 under the Ten Minute Rule. This allows an MP to make his or her case for a new bill in a speech lasting up to ten minutes. An opposing speech may also be made before the House decides whether or not the bill should be introduced. If the MP is successful the bill is taken to have had its first reading.

This Bill is a Private Members' Bill. If you wish to know more about this bill please contact its sponsor, Thomas Docherty.

Summary of the Armed Forces (Prevention of Discrimination) (No. 2) Bill 2014-15

A Bill to make provision in relation to the reserve forces of the Crown; to provide that certain offences committed towards members of the armed forces and their families shall be treated as aggravated; to prohibit discrimination against members of the armed forces and their families in terms of provision of goods, services and employment; and for connected purposes.

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