BBC Licence Fee (Civil Penalty) 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. make provision to decriminalise the non-payment of the BBC licence fee.

Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)

Sponsor: Sir Christopher Chope (CON)

Supporters: Mr Peter Bone (CON), Mr Nigel Evans (CON), Mr Ian Liddell-Grainger (CON), Eddie Hughes (CON), Esther McVey (CON), Martin Vickers (CON), Philip Davies (CON), Sir Edward Leigh (CON)

Official Bill Page

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

Last Event: 5 Sep 2017 - 1st reading: House of Commons (no debate)

Bill Progession through Parliament

Commons - 20%

Most recent key documents

Date Type Title
14 Mar 2018 Bills Bill 34 2017-19 (as introduced)

Timeline of Bill Documents and Stages

Date Type Title
14/03/2018Bills Bill 34 2017-19 (as introduced)
05/09/2017 1st reading: House of Commons