Litigation Funding Agreements (Enforceability) Bill [HL] 2023-24

amend section 58AA of the Courts and Legal Services Act 1990 to make provision about the enforceability of litigation funding agreements.

Government Bill

What is this Bill?

The Litigation Funding Agreements (Enforceability) Bill [HL] is a Government Bill tabled by Lord Stewart of Dirleton.

Is this Bill currently before Parliament?

Yes. This Bill was introduced on 19 March 2024 and is currently before Parliament.

Whose idea is this Bill?

Government Bills implement the legislative agenda of the Government. This agenda, and the Bills that will implement it, are outlined in the Queen's Speech at the Session's State Opening of Parliament.

What type of Bill is this?

Government Bills are technically Presentation Bills, but the Government can use its legislative time to ensure the schedule of debates to scrutinise the Bill.

How can I find out exactly what this Bill does?

The most straightforward information is contained in the initial Explanatory Notes for the Bill.

Would you like to know more?

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Official Bill Page Initial Explanatory Notes Initial Briefing papers Ministerial Extracts from Debates All Bill Debates

Next Event: Tuesday 4th June 2024 - Report stage

Last Event: Monday 29th April 2024 - Committee stage (Lords)

Bill Progession through Parliament

Lords - 60%

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