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Preservation of Documents (Historical Institutions) Bill

Bill Number: Bill 56/17-22

Bill Type: Executive

Bill Sponsor: Alan Chambers

The Example Bill is:

A Bill to make provision for the preservation of documents relating to certain institutions
and residents of those institutions between 1922 and 1995, and to certain children
of those residents.

Stages of a Bill

Bill StageDate Completed / StatusAll Associated documents and links
Stage 1First Stage 9 March 2022

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

Official Report - 9 March 2022

Stage 2Second Stage 14 March 2022 Official Report - 14 March 2022
Committee StageCommittee Stage N/A  
Consideration StageConsideration Stage 21 March 2022

Notice of Amendments - 16 March 2022

Annotated Marshalled List of Amendments - 21 March 2022

Grouping List of Amendments - 16 March 2022

Official Report - 21 March 2022

Bill as Amended at Consideration Stage (HTM) (PDF)

Explanatory & Financial Memorandum as Amended at Consideration Stage (HTM) (PDF)

Further Consideration StageFurther Consideration Stage 24 March 2022

Notice of Amendments - 22 March 2022  

Annotated Marshalled List of Amendments - 24 March 2022

Grouping List of Amendments - 23 March 2022

Official Report - 24 March 2022

Bill as Amended at Further Consideration Stage (HTM) (PDF)

Explanatory & Financial Memorandum as Amended at Further Consideration Stage (HTM) (PDF)

Final StageFinal Stage 24 March 2022 Official Report - 24 March 2022
Royal AssentRoyal Assent 12 May 2022 Preservation of Documents (Historical Institutions) Act (Northern Ireland) 2022 

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