Legal Complaints and Regulation Bill

Bill Number: Bill 50/11-16

Bill Type: Executive

Bill Sponsor: Mrs Arlene Foster, Minister of Finance and Personnel 

The Legal Complaints and Regulation Bill is:

A Bill to make provision for the establishment of the office of the Legal Services Oversight Commissioner for Northern Ireland; to make provision as regards complaints against members of the legal profession in Northern Ireland; and for connected purposes.

                                                         Stages of a Bill

Bill Stage Date Completed / Status All Associated documents and links
     
First Stage 8 June 2015

Bill as Introduced (PDF) (HTM)
Explanatory and Financial Memorandum (PDF) (HTM)

Official Report - 08 June 2015

     
Second Stage 16 June 2015 Official Report - 16 June 2015 
     
Committee Stage 23 September 2015 

Official Report - 7 September 2015

Committee Report - 9 December 2015

     
Consideration Stage 18 January 2016

Notice of Amendments - 9 December 2015

Notice of Amendments - 11 December 2015

Marshalled List of Amendments - 13 January 2016

Grouping List of Amendments - 13 January 2016

Official Report - 18 January 2016 (Part 1) (Part 2)

Bill - As Amended at Consideration Stage (HTM) (PDF)

Explanatory and Financial Memorandum - As Amended at Consideration Stage (HTM) (PDF)

     
Further Consideration Stage 26 January 2016

Notice of Amendments - 20 January 2016

Marshalled List of Amendments - 20 January 2016

Grouping List of Amendments - 20 January 2016

Official Report - 26 January 2016

Bill - As Amended at Further Consideration Stage (HTM) (PDF)

Explanatory and Financial Memorandum - As Amended at Further Consideration Stage (HTM) (PDF)

     
Final Stage 15 February 2016 Official Report - 15 February 2016
     
Royal Assent 11 April 2016 Legal Complaints and Regulation Act 

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