Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Bill 2017-19

Make in relation to marriage and civil partnership in England and Wales provision about divorce, dissolution and separation; and for connected purposes.

Government Bill
(Ministry of Justice)

Official Bill Page

Initial Bill Documents: Explanatory Notes Briefing papers

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

Last Event: 2 Jul 2019 - Committee Debate: 2nd sitting: House of Commons 2 July, 2019 (1) (2)

Bill Progession through Parliament

Commons - 60%

Most recent key documents

Date Type Title
12 Jun 2019 Bills Bil 404 2017-19, as introduced
10 Jul 2019 Briefing papers Briefing paper on Committee Stage Report
12 Jun 2019 Explanatory Notes Bill 404-EN 2017-019
17 Jul 2019 Amendment papers Notices of Amendments as at 16 July 2019

Timeline of Bill Documents and Stages

Date Type Title
17/07/2019Amendment papers Notices of Amendments as at 16 July 2019
11/07/2019Amendment papers Notices of Amendments as at 10 July 2019
10/07/2019Briefing papers Briefing paper on Committee Stage Report
10/07/2019Amendment papers Notices of Amendments as at 9 July 2019
09/07/2019Amendment papers Committee of the whole House Amendments as at 8 July 2019
08/07/2019Amendment papers Notices of Amendments as at 5 July 2019
04/07/2019Amendment papers Notices of Amendments as at 3 July 2019
03/07/2019Amendment papers Notices of Amendments as at 2 July 2019
03/07/2019Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 2 July 2019
03/07/2019Written evidence Written Evidence: Resolution (DDSB01) (PDF)
03/07/2019Written evidence Written Evidence: Dr Sharon Thompson, Cardiff University (DDSB02) (PDF)
03/07/2019Written evidence Written Evidence: The Law Society for England and Wales (DDSB03) (PDF)
03/07/2019Written evidence Written Evidence: Sue Kincaid (DDSB04)
03/07/2019Written evidence Written Evidence: James Brien (DDSB05)
03/07/2019Written evidence Written Evidence: Nicholas D Hart (retired former solicitor) (DDSB06)
02/07/2019 Committee stage: House of Commons
02/07/2019 Committee Debate: 1st sitting: House of Commons
02/07/2019 Committee Debate: 2nd sitting: House of Commons
02/07/2019 Committee Debates: compilation pdf of sitting so far: House of Commons
02/07/2019Amendment papers Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 2 July 2019
02/07/2019Press notices Schedule of meetings (PDF)
02/07/2019Selection of amendments: Commons Consideration in Committee: Selection 1 (PDF)
01/07/2019Amendment papers Notices of Amendments as at 28 June 2019
27/06/2019Amendment papers Notices of Amendments as at 26 June 2019
26/06/2019Press notices Have your say on the Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Bill
25/06/2019 2nd reading: House of Commons
25/06/2019 Money resolution: House of Commons
25/06/2019 Programme motion: House of Commons
20/06/2019Briefing papers Briefing paper on Second Reading
13/06/2019 1st reading: House of Commons
13/06/2019Impact Assessments Impact Assessment from Ministry of Justice (PDF)
13/06/2019Delegated Powers Memoranda Delegated Powers Memorandum from Ministry of Justice (PDF)
12/06/2019Bills Bil 404 2017-19, as introduced
12/06/2019Bills Bill 404 2017-19, as introduced
12/06/2019Explanatory Notes Bill 404-EN 2017-019
12/06/2019Explanatory Notes Bill 404-EN 2017-019