Service Animals (Offences) 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 it an offence to attack service animals, including police dogs and horses; to make certain offences aggravated when perpetrated against such animals; and for connected purposes.

Parallel Parliament Note:

The substantive text of this bill was re-introduced by the Government as the Animal Welfare (Service Animals) Act which received Royal Assent during the 2017-2019 Parliament.

Private Members' Bill (under the Ten Minute Rule)

Sponsor: Sir Oliver Heald (CON)

Supporters: Sir Roger Gale (CON), Sir Paul Beresford (CON), Sir Paul Beresford (CON), David Hanson (LAB), John Spellar (LAB), Mr Ben Bradshaw (LAB), Neil Parish (CON), Gareth Thomas (LAB), Jack Lopresti (CON), Maggie Throup (CON), Mr Nigel Evans (CON), Jim Fitzpatrick (LAB)

Official Bill Page

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

Last Event: 15 Jun 2018 - 2nd reading: House of Commons

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Conservative Sir Oliver Heald (View contribution) 1233 words

Bill Progession through Parliament

Commons - 40%

Most recent key documents

Date Type Title
20 Feb 2018 Bills Bill 138 2017-2019, as introduced

Timeline of Bill Documents and Stages

Date Type Title
15/06/2018 2nd reading: House of Commons
20/02/2018Bills Bill 138 2017-2019, as introduced
05/12/2017 1st reading: House of Commons