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Criminal Justice (Committal Reform) Bill

Bill Number: Bill 11/17-22

Bill Type: Executive

Bill Sponsor: Minister of Justice

The Example Bill is:

A Bill to amend the law relating to committal for trial.

Stages of a Bill

Bill Stage Date Completed / Status All Associated documents and links
First Stage 3 November 2020

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

Official Report - 3 November 2020

Second Stage 16 November 2020 Official Report - 16 November 2020
Committee Stage    
Consideration Stage    
Further Consideration Stage    
Final Stage    
Royal Assent    


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