Animals (Recognition of Sentience) Bill 2017-19

The Bill failed to complete its passage through Parliament before the end of the session. This means the Bill will make no further progress. impose a duty on public bodies in relation to the welfare needs of animals as sentient beings.

Private Members' Bill (under the Ten Minute Rule)

Sponsor: Kerry McCarthy (LAB)

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Next Event: There is no future stage currently scheduled for this bill

Last Event: 3 Apr 2019 - 1st reading: House of Commons 3 April, 2019

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Commons - 20%

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