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Marriage (Same Sex Couples) (Northern Ireland) (No.2) 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 for the marriage of same sex couples in Northern Ireland; to make provision in the law of Northern Ireland for the conversion of civil partnerships to marriages and for the review of civil partnership; to make provision for the legal recognition of the marriage of armed forces personnel overseas and of other marriages solemnised outside Northern Ireland; and for connected purposes.

Parallel Parliament Note:

The substantive text of this bill was included within the Government’s Northern Ireland (Executive Formation) Act which received Royal Assent during the 2017-2019 Parliament.

Private Members' Bill (under the Ten Minute Rule)

Sponsor: Conor McGinn

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

Last Event: 28 Mar 2018 - 1st reading: House of Commons 28 March, 2018

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Labour Conor McGinn (View contribution) 1663 words

Bill Progession through Parliament

Commons - 20%

Most recent key documents

Date Type Title
16 Apr 2018 Bills Bill 193 2017-19 (as introduced)

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