Refugees (Family Reunion) (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 leave to enter or remain in the United Kingdom to be granted to the family members of refugees and of people granted humanitarian protection; to provide for legal aid to be made available for such family reunion cases; and for connected purposes.

Private Members' Bill (Ballot Bill)

Sponsor: Angus Brendan MacNeil (SNP)

Supporters: Stephen Twigg (LAB), Sir Robert Neill (CON), Stuart C McDonald (SNP), Tulip Siddiq (LAB), Tim Farron (LDEM), Jim Shannon (DUP), Caroline Lucas (GRN), Anna Soubry (TIG), Ian Blackford (SNP), Stella Creasy (LAB), Hywel Williams (PC)

Official Bill Page Initial Explanatory Notes Initial Briefing papers

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

Last Event: 16 Mar 2018 - 2nd reading: House of Commons 16 March, 2018

Primary Bill Debate Contributors by Party

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Conservative Mr Ranil Jayawardena (View contribution) 3858 words
Independent Dame Louise Ellman 74 words
Liberal Democrat Tim Farron (View contribution) 1000 words
Scottish National Party Angus Brendan MacNeil (View contribution) 7140 words
The Independent Group for Change Anna Soubry 2062 words

Bill Progession through Parliament

Commons - 40%

Most recent key documents

Date Type Title
20 Feb 2018 Bills Bill 13 2017-19 (as introduced)
6 Mar 2018 Briefing papers Background Briefing on the Bill
20 Feb 2018 Explanatory Notes Bill 13 EN 2017-19

Timeline of Bill Documents and Stages