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Public bills in Parliament 2003/2004 session
Use the table below to see at-a-glance what stage legislation is at in the Houses of Parliament:-

TITLE OF BILL SPONSOR & TYPE OF BILL PROGRESS CURRENT STAGE FUTURE DATES
Lord Beaumont of Whitley; HL, Private 1st reading (10/12/03 2R: 16/01/04
Geoff Hoon; Government 1st reading (04/12/03 2R: no date
David Blunkett; Government 1R: 27/11/03; 2R: 17/12/03; prog: 17/12/03 Programme motion (17/12/03) CS: 08/01/04
Gordon Brown; G 1R: 27/11/03; 2R: 15/12/03; prog: 15/12/03 Programme motion (15/12/03 CS: 06/01/04
Lord Sainsbury of Turville; HL, Government 1R: 03/12/03 1st reading (02/12/03 2R: 08/01/04
John Healey; Government 1R-C: 11/12/03; 2R-C: 15/12/03; 3R-C: 15/12/03; 1R-L: 15/12/03; 2R-L: 16/12/03; 3R-L: 16/12/03 Royal Assent (17/12/03)
Baroness Scotland of Asthal; HL, Government 1R: 01/12/03; 2R: 15/12/03 2nd reading (15/12/03 CS: no date
Patricia Hewitt; Government 1R: 02/12/03 1st reading (02/12/03) 2R: 14/01/04
Lord Whitty; HL, Government 1R: 27/11/03; 2R: 11/12/03 2nd reading (11/12/03) CS: no date
Christopher Leslie; Government (Carried over from 02/03 session) CO: 21/10/03; CS: 27, 28/10/03; prog: 29/10/03; SC: 30/10/03; 1r-L: 17/12/03; 2R-L: 27/11/03; RS-L:16/12/03 1st reading - Lords 1st reading - Lords (17/12/03) 2R - Lords: no date
Lord Lester of Herne Hill; HL, Private 1R: 18/12/03 1st reading (18/12/03) 2R: no date
Lord Saltoun of Abernethy; HL, Private 1R: 27/11/03; 2R: 17/12/03 2nd reading (17/12/03) CS: no date
Lord Falconer of Thoroton; HL, 1R: 27/11/03; 2R: 18/12/03 2nd reading (18/12/03) CS: 13/01/04
Lord Berkeley; HL, Private 1R: 01/12/03 1st reading (01/12/03) 2R: 07/01/04
Lord Warner; HL, Government 1R: 07/11/03 1st reading (27/11/03) 2R: 05/0104
Tessa Jowell; Government 1R: 02/12/03 1st reading (02/12/02) 2R: 08/01/04
John Prescott; Government 1R: 08/12/03 1st reading (08/12/03) 2R: 12/01/04
John Reid; Government 1R: 03/12/03 1st reading (03/12/03) 2R: 15/01/04
Baroness Amos; HL, Government 1R: 04/12/03; 2R: 16/12/03 2nd reading (16/12/03) CS: 15/01/04
Gordon Brown; Government 1R:27/11/03 1st reading (27/11/03) CS: 15/01/04
ohn Prescott; Government (Carried over from 02/03 session) CO:10/06/03; EP: 10/06/03; RC: 10/06/03; prog: 08/09/03; 1R: 01/12/03; 2R: 01/12/03; RS: 09/12/03; 1R: 10/12/03 1st reading - Lords (10/12/03) 2R: 06/01/04
Lord Evans of Temple Guiting; HL, Government 1R: 27/11/03; 2R: 09/12/03 1st reading (27/11/03) CS: no date
Alistair Darling; Government 1R: 27/11/03 1st reading (27/11/03) 2R: 16/01/04
Baroness Finlay of Llandaff; HL, Private 1R: 11/12/03 1st reading (11/12/03) 2R: no date
Lord Falconer of Thoroton; HL, 1R: 16/12/03 1st reading (16/12/03) 2R: no date
Alistair Darling; Government 1R: 11/12/03 1st reading (11/12/03) 2R: 05/01/04
Lord Donoughue; HL, Private 1R: 18/12/03 1st reading (18/12/03) 2R: no date

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Abbreviations used in table
HL=bill starting in House of Lords
Private=private members' bill
1R=1st reading
2R=2nd reading
CS=committee stage
Prog=programme motion
CO=carry-over motion
RC=re-commital to standing committee
SEE ALSO:
Bills
03 Dec 03  |  Politics
Making New Law
14 Oct 02  |  BBC Parliament
The Acts of 2003
04 Dec 03  |  BBC Parliament
At-a-glance: Queen's Speech bills
26 Nov 03  |  Politics


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