Onshore Fracking (Prohibition) Bill

Bill Number: Bill 48/17-22

Bill Type: Non-Executive

Bill Sponsor: Aine Murphy, MLA


The Onshore Fracking (Prohibition) Bill is:

A Bill to prohibit onshore hydraulic fracturing.

Stages of a Bill

Bill StageDate Completed / StatusAll Associated documents and links
Stage 1First Stage 29 November 2021

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

Official Report - 29 November 2021

Stage 2Second Stage 8 February 2022 Official Report - 8 February 2022
Committee StageCommittee Stage 18 March 2022  Committee Report
Consideration StageConsideration Stage Consideration Stage not scheduled prior to dissolution  
Further Consideration StageFurther Consideration Stage    
Final StageFinal Stage    
Royal AssentRoyal Assent    

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