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.
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)
Next Event: There is no future stage currently scheduled for this bill
Last Event: 15 Jun 2018 - 2nd reading: House of Commons
Bill Progession through Parliament