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Petition debates participated in by Karen Lee

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
171,982
Petition Closed

Continue to fund free TV licences for the over 75 in the future.

Gov Responded - 24 Jun 2019 Debated on - 15 Jul 2019 View Karen Lee's petition debate contributions
17 Jun 2019
closed 5 months, 4 weeks ago

Removing them will only penalize the poorest old age pensioners, many who rely on their television for company and their main source of entertainment.

105,421
Petition Closed

Public inquiry into the bias in the BBC

Gov Responded - 14 Jan 2019 Debated on - 15 Jul 2019 View Karen Lee's petition debate contributions
17 Jun 2019
closed 5 months, 4 weeks ago

The impartiality of the BBC is in question and needs addressing so as to protect its charter

246,736
Petition Closed

Abolish the BBC television license.

Gov Responded - 26 Jun 2019 Debated on - 15 Jul 2019 View Karen Lee's petition debate contributions
20 Jun 2019
closed 5 months, 3 weeks ago

The quality of BBC programmes do not reflect the price of the TV license. It is far too expensive for the majority of people and should be abolished.

113,825
Petition Closed

Increase funding for schools

Gov Responded - 5 Feb 2019 Debated on - 4 Mar 2019 View Karen Lee's petition debate contributions
19 May 2019
closed 6 months, 4 weeks ago

Schools are having to make difficult choices on how to spend their limited funding as their income has not kept pace with the rise in costs since 2010. All schools are working very hard to “make ends meet” but this is becoming increasingly difficult and verging on almost impossible.

112,025
Petition Closed

Allow Premier League and Championship football clubs to introduce safe standing

Gov Responded - 3 May 2018 Debated on - 25 Jun 2018 View Karen Lee's petition debate contributions
8 Jun 2018
closed 1 year, 6 months ago

Safe Standing offers a much safer alternative to fans who wish to stand, rather than sit at football matches. After the highly successful introduction to rail seating at Celtic Park, as well as numerous Bundesliga clubs, many football fans feel that laws preventing standing areas should be relaxed.

109,553
Petition Closed

Ban the sale of animal fur in the UK.

Gov Responded - 28 Nov 2017 Debated on - 4 Jun 2018 View Karen Lee's petition debate contributions
23 Mar 2018
closed 1 year, 8 months ago

Fur farming was banned in England and Wales in 2000, followed by Scotland in 2002. However fur products can still be legally imported from other countries and sold here in the UK. Much of this fur comes from countries that have very weak or no animal welfare laws at all.

Significant Petitions within Karen Lee's constituency


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78 Bills introduced by Karen Lee

Title Bill Type Last Event Next Event Date Last Updated
Financial Guidance and Claims Act 2018
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Government Bill
(Department for Work and Pensions)
Royal Assent (Minutes of Proceedings) 10 May, 2018 27 Sep 2019, 1:57 p.m.

A bill to make provision establishing a new financial guidance body; to make provision about the funding of debt advice in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland; and to make provision about the regulation of claims management services.

Taxation (Cross-border Trade) Act 2018
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Government Bill
(HM Treasury)
Royal Assent (Minutes of Proceedings) 13 September, 2018 14 Sep 2018, 1:28 p.m.

A Bill to impose and regulate a duty of customs by reference to the importation of goods into the United Kingdom; to confer a power to impose and regulate a duty of customs by reference to the export of goods from the United Kingdom; to make other provision in relation to any duty of customs in connection with the withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the EU; to amend the law relating to value added tax, and the law relating to any excise duty on goods, in connection with that withdrawal; and for connected purposes.

Armed Forces (Flexible Working) Act 2018
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Government Bill
(Ministry of Defence)
Royal Assent (Minutes of Proceedings) 8 February, 2018 12 Feb 2018, 2:48 p.m.

A Bill to make provision for members of the Regular Forces to serve part-time or subject to geographic restrictions

Financial Services (Implementation of Legislation) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Government Bill
(Department for International Development)
Committee Debate: House of Commons 26 February, 2019 (1) (2) 27 Sep 2019, 12:06 p.m.

The Bill failed to complete its passage through Parliament before the end of the session. This means the Bill will make no further progress. A Bill was introduced to authorise the making of provision by reference to certain EU financial services legislation adopted on or before, or no later than two years after, the United Kingdom's withdrawal from the EU

Modern Slavery (Victim Support) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading: House of Commons (no debate) 26 Nov 2018, 12:02 p.m.

The Bill failed to complete its passage through Parliament before the end of the session. This means the Bill will make no further progress. A Bill to make provision about identifying and supporting victims of modern slavery; and for connected purposes

Birmingham Commonwealth Games Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Government Bill
Carry-over motion (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 9 September, 2019 10 Sep 2019, 11:18 a.m.

A bill to make provision about the Commonwealth Games that are to be held principally in Birmingham in 2022, and for connected purposes.

Sentencing (Pre-consolidation Amendments) Bill [HL] 2017-19 to 2019-20
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Government Bill
(Ministry of Justice)
Report stage (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 16 October, 2019 23 Oct 2019, 3:14 p.m.

A Bill to give effect to Law Commission recommendations relating to commencement of enactments relating to sentencing law and to make provision for pre-consolidation amendments of sentencing law

Sentencing (Pre-consolidation Amendments) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Government Bill
(Ministry of Justice)
Carry-over motion (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 5 September, 2019 9 Sep 2019, 3:56 p.m.

A Bill to give effect to Law Commission recommendations relating to commencement of enactments relating to sentencing law and to make provision for pre-consolidation amendments of sentencing law

House of Lords (Hereditary Peers) (Abolition of By-Elections) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) Report stage Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 15 March, 2019 17 Jul 2019, 11:51 a.m.

A Bill to amend the House of Lords Act 1999 so as to abolish the system of by-elections for hereditary Peers.

Conscientious Objection (Medical Activities) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) Committee: 1st sitting (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 23 March, 2018 26 Mar 2018, 11:34 a.m.

A Bill to clarify the extent to which a medical practitioner with a conscientious objection may refrain from participating in certain medical activities; and for connected purposes

Health Service Safety Investigations Bill [HL] 2019-20
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Government Bill
(Department of Health and Social Care)
2nd reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 29 October, 2019 30 Oct 2019, 9:33 a.m.

A Bill to establish the Health Service Safety Investigations Body and to confer the function of carrying out investigations and other functions on that body; to make provision in connection with investigations carried out by that body; to make provision about medical examiners; and for connected purposes

Access to Palliative Care Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 2nd reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 14 June, 2018 9 Oct 2019, 1:41 p.m.

A Bill to make provision for clinical commissioning groups to ensure that persons in their area have access to specialist and generalist palliative care and appropriate support services; and for connected purposes

Non-Domestic Rating (Public Lavatories) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Government Bill
(Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government)
2nd reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 10 July, 2019 2 Sep 2019, 5:53 p.m.

A Bill to confer relief from non-domestic rates for hereditaments in England and Wales that consist wholly or mainly of public lavatories; and for connected purposes

Victims of Crime (Rights, Entitlements, and Notification of Child Sexual Abuse) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 2nd reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 19 July, 2019 22 Jul 2019, 10:22 a.m.

A Bill to make provision for specifying new statutory rights and entitlements for victims of crime under the Code of Practice for Victims of Crime; to require elected local policing bodies to assess victims services; to increase the duties of the Commissioner for Victims and Witnesses; to grant victims the right to request a review of a decision not to prosecute; to establish reviews in homicides where no criminal charge has been made; to create an obligation on professions to notify cases of possible victims of child sexual abuse; and for connected purposes

EEA Nationals (Indefinite Leave to Remain) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 2nd reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 19 July, 2019 22 Jul 2019, 10:20 a.m.

A Bill to amend the Immigration Act 1971 to grant indefinite leave to remain in the United Kingdom to all EEA nationals, their family members and extended family members who are resident in the United Kingdom on the date of exit from the European Union

Extension of Franchise (House of Lords) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 2nd reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 19 July, 2019 22 Jul 2019, 10:16 a.m.

A Bill to make provision for Members of the House of Lords to vote in elections to the House of Commons

Cohabitation Rights Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 2nd reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 15 March, 2019 18 Mar 2019, 10:02 a.m.

A Bill to provide certain protections for persons who live together as a couple or have lived together as a couple as cohabitants; to make provision about the property of deceased persons who are survived by a cohabitant; and for connected purposes

Anonymity (Arrested Persons) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 2nd reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 1 March, 2019 4 Mar 2019, 10:01 a.m.

A Bill to prohibit the publication of certain information regarding persons who have been arrested until they have been charged with an offence; to set out the circumstances where such information can be published without committing an offence; and for connected purposes

Bat Habitats Regulation Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 2nd reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 27 April, 2018 24 Jan 2019, 7:03 p.m.

A Bill to make provision to enhance the protection available for bat habitats in the vicinity of a building site and to limit the protection for bat habitats in buildings used for public worship

Duchy of Cornwall Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 2nd reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 26 October, 2018 29 Oct 2018, 9:08 a.m.

A Bill to amend the succession to the title of the Duke of Cornwall, to remove various powers, exemptions and immunities from the Duchy of Cornwall, to make provisions relating to the Treasury Solicitor and any solicitor or attorney appointed in the affairs of the Duchy, and for connected purposes

European Union (Information, etc.) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 2nd reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 20 July, 2018 23 Jul 2018, 10:14 a.m.

A Bill to make provision for information and statistics to be available in various public places about the European Union; and to provide information to further the establishment of twinning arrangements between towns in the United Kingdom and elsewhere in the European Union in accordance with the European Union’s town twinning support scheme

Civil Partnership Act 2004 (Amendment) (Sibling Couples) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 2nd reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 20 July, 2018 23 Jul 2018, 10:09 a.m.

A Bill to amend the Civil Partnership Act 2004 to include sibling couples

Criminal Records Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 2nd reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 23 February, 2018 26 Feb 2018, 9:19 a.m.

A Bill to amend the length of time for which an individual may have a criminal record under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

Ecumenical Marriage Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 2nd reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 23 February, 2018 26 Feb 2018, 9:12 a.m.

A Bill to make provision for marriages taking place in any Church of England chapel licensed for the solemnization of marriages under sections 20 and 21 of the Marriage Act 1949 to be solemnized according to the rites and ceremonies of Christian denominations other than the Church of England.

Open Skies Agreement (Membership) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 2nd reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 26 January, 2018 29 Jan 2018, 9:24 a.m.

A Bill to promote continued membership of the Open Skies Agreement.

Local Government Elections (Referendum) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 2nd reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 15 December, 2017 18 Dec 2017, 9:15 a.m.

A Bill to make provision for the holding of referenda in relation to voting systems in local government elections

Immigration Control (Gross Human Rights Abuses) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 2nd reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 15 December, 2017 18 Dec 2017, 9:13 a.m.

A Bill to enable the Secretary of State, or an immigration officer to refuse entry, or to vary or curtail leave to enter or remain already granted, to a person who is a non-UK or non-EEA national who is known to be, or to have been, involved in gross human rights abuses

Equality Act 2010 (Amendment) (Disabled Access) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 2nd reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 24 November, 2017 27 Nov 2017, 9:20 a.m.

A Bill to amend the Equality Act 2010 to improve access to public buildings by introducing six-inch and 12-inch rules for step-free access

Democratic Political Activity (Funding and Expenditure) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 2nd reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 27 October, 2017 30 Oct 2017, 9:58 a.m.

A Bill to make provision for the regulation of funding and expenditure of political parties; to make provision for the phased introduction of a cap on donations to political parties; to make provision for affiliation fees from trades unions and membership organisations to political parties to be counted as individual donations in prescribed circumstances; to make provision for the public funding of political parties; to make provision for the modification of rights of candidates and parties to election addresses; to make provision for limits on political parties’ expenditure between regulated periods; to confer powers on the Electoral Commission, and for connected purposes

European Union (Referendum on the Withdrawal Agreement) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 11 July, 2017 12 Jul 2017, 11:21 a.m.

The 2017-2019 session of Parliament has prorogued and this Bill will make no further progress. A Bill to make provision for the holding of a referendum in the United Kingdom and Gibraltar on whether the United Kingdom should accept the outcome of negotiations between the Government and the European Union regarding the United Kingdom’s exit from the European Union

Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Bill [HL] 2019-20
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Government Bill
(Ministry of Justice)
1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 15 October, 2019 30 Oct 2019, 9:17 p.m.

A Bill to make in relation to marriage and civil partnership in England and Wales provision about divorce, dissolution and separation; and for connected purposes

Pension Schemes Bill [HL] 2019-20
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Government Bill
1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 15 October, 2019 24 Oct 2019, 8:15 p.m.

A Bill to make provision about pension schemes

Policing Resources Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 6 July, 2017 3 Sep 2019, 6:02 p.m.

A Bill to make provision for ensuring that police forces in England and Wales have sufficient resources to deliver police services; and for connected purposes

Northern Ireland (Executive Formation etc) Act 2019 (Amendment) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 25 July, 2019 26 Jul 2019, 12:03 p.m.

A Bill to amend the arrangements for making regulations, and provision for commencement of changes to the law, on abortion in Northern Ireland

Kew Gardens (Leases) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 13 July, 2017 24 Jul 2019, 1:13 p.m.

A Bill to provide that the Secretary of State’s powers in relation to the management of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, include the power to grant a lease in respect of land for a period of up to 150 years

Higher Education Cheating Services Prohibition Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 10 July, 2019 11 Jul 2019, 11:13 a.m.

A Bill to make it an offence to provide or advertise cheating services for Higher Education assessments

School Admissions for Children Adopted from Overseas Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 26 June, 2019 27 Jun 2019, 11:20 a.m.

A Bill to make provision for children adopted from overseas to receive the same priority for admission to maintained schools as children looked after or previously looked after by a local authority in England

Digital Economy Act 2017 (Amendment) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 20 June, 2019 21 Jun 2019, 11:15 a.m.

A Bill to amend the Digital Economy Act 2017 in respect of TV licence fee concessions by reference to age

Storage Period for Gametes Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 6 June, 2019 7 Jun 2019, 11:10 a.m.

A bill to provide for a review by the Secretary of State of the regulations governing gamete storage periods.

Counsellors and Psychotherapists (Regulation) and Conversion Therapy Bill 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill) 1st reading: House of Commons (no debate) 20 Mar 2019, 10:49 a.m.

The Bill failed to complete its passage through Parliament before the end of the session. This means the Bill will make no further progress. A Bill to provide that the Health and Care Professions Council be the regulatory body for counsellors and psychotherapists; to prohibit conversion therapy; to make related provision for the protection of children and adults; and for connected purposes.

House of Lords (Elections and Reform) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 5 March, 2019 6 Mar 2019, 10:11 a.m.

A Bill to make provision to establish elections for Members to the House of Lords; to restrict the number of voting Members in the House of Lords to 292; to exclude all remaining hereditary Peers; and for connected purposes

Hospital Patients (Transport) Bill 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill) 1st reading: House of Commons (no debate) 5 Feb 2019, 10:51 a.m.

The Bill failed to complete its passage through Parliament before the end of the session. This means the Bill will make no further progress. A Bill to make provision about transport services for patients travelling to and from hospital appointments, including requiring the Government to review the current provision of public and private transport services for such purposes; and for connected purposes.

EU Membership Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 10 December, 2018 11 Dec 2018, 10:03 a.m.

A Bill to require Her Majesty’s Government to negotiate with the European Union for the United Kingdom to remain in the European Union, with enhanced voting rights and immigration controls

Scottish Election (Date) (2020) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 5 December, 2018 6 Dec 2018, 10:07 a.m.

A Bill to make provision for the next election to the Scottish Parliament to take place in 2020

Goods Mortgages Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 29 November, 2018 30 Nov 2018, 9:50 a.m.

A Bill to make provision for a new form of non-possessory security which may be created over goods owned by individuals; to repeal the Bills of Sales Acts 1878 and 1882; and for connected purposes

Legalisation of Cannabis (Medicinal Purposes) Bill 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (under the Ten Minute Rule) 1st reading: House of Commons 10 October, 2017 26 Nov 2018, 12:40 p.m.

The Bill failed to complete its passage through Parliament before the end of the session. This means the Bill will make no further progress. A Bill to allow the production, supply, possession and use of cannabis and cannabis resin for medicinal purposes; and for connected purposes.

Act of Union Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 9 October, 2018 10 Oct 2018, 1:32 p.m.

A Bill to provide a renewed constitutional form for the peoples of England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, to continue to join together to form the United Kingdom, to affirm that the peoples of those nations and parts have chosen, subject to and in accordance with the provisions of this Act, to continue to pool their sovereignty for specified purposes, and to protect social and economic rights for citizens

Divorce (etc.) Law Review Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 18 July, 2018 19 Jul 2018, 3:50 p.m.

A Bill to provide for a review by the Lord Chancellor of the law of England and Wales relating to divorce and judicial separation and to the dissolution of civil partnerships and the separation of civil partners

Clean Air (Human Rights) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 5 July, 2018 6 Jul 2018, 12:55 p.m.

A Bill to establish the right to breathe clean air; to require the Secretary of State to achieve and maintain clean air in England and Wales; to involve Public Health England in setting and reviewing pollutants and their limits; to enhance the powers, duties and functions of the Environment Agency, the Committee on Climate Change, local authorities (including port authorities), the Civil Aviation Authority, Highways England, Historic England and Natural England in relation to air pollution; to establish a Citizens’ Commission for Clean Air with powers to institute or intervene in legal proceedings; to require the Secretary of State and the relevant national authorities to apply environmental principles in carrying out their duties under this Act and the clean air enactments; and for connected purposes

Marriage (Same Sex Couples) (Northern Ireland) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of proceedings): House of Lords 27 March, 2018 28 Mar 2018, 10:57 a.m.

A bill to make provision for the marriage of same sex couples in Northern Ireland; to make provision for the legal recognition of the same sex marriage of armed forces personnel overseas and of other same sex marriages solemnised outside 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 partnerships; to make provision for rights to pensions and social security contributions for same sex married couples and civil partners; to make provision for gender change by married persons and civil partners; and for connected purposes

Official Development Assistance Target (Repeal) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 24 January, 2018 25 Jan 2018, 10:39 a.m.

A Bill to repeal the International Development (Official Development Assistance Target) Act 2015.

Automatic Electoral Registration Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 18 July, 2017 19 Jul 2017, 11:10 a.m.

A bill to impose certain duties upon Her Majesty’s Government to ensure the accuracy, completeness and utility of electoral registers; to make provision for the sharing of data for the purposes of electoral registration; and for connected purposes.

Carbon Emission Reductions Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 18 July, 2017 19 Jul 2017, 11:03 a.m.

A Bill to amend the target for reducing net carbon emissions in the UK to 100% by 2050.

Property Boundaries (Resolution of Disputes) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 13 July, 2017 14 Jul 2017, 11:09 a.m.

A Bill to make provision for the resolution of disputes concerning the location or placement of boundaries and private rights of way relating to the title of an estate in land; and for connected purposes

Genocide Determination Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 13 July, 2017 14 Jul 2017, 11:08 a.m.

A Bill to provide for the High Court of England and Wales to make a preliminary finding on cases of alleged genocide; and for the subsequent referral of such findings to the International Criminal Court or a special tribunal

Civil Partnership Act 2004 (Amendment) (Mixed Sex Couples) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 13 July, 2017 14 Jul 2017, 11:07 a.m.

A Bill to amend the Civil Partnership Act 2004 to make provision for mixed sex couples to enter into a civil partnership

Modern Slavery (Transparency in Supply Chains) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 12 July, 2017 13 Jul 2017, 11:10 a.m.

A Bill to make further provision for transparency in supply chains in respect of slavery and human trafficking

Awards for Valour (Protection) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 12 July, 2017 13 Jul 2017, 11:10 a.m.

A Bill to prohibit the wearing of medals or insignia awarded for valour, with the intent to deceive

Cosmetic Surgery (Standards) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 12 July, 2017 13 Jul 2017, 11:08 a.m.

A Bill to make provision to include medical practitioners specialising in cosmetic surgery in the Specialist Register for medical practitioners

BBC Licence Fee Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 12 July, 2017 13 Jul 2017, 11:07 a.m.

A Bill to establish the BBC Licence Fee Commission to make recommendations to the Secretary of State on a settlement for BBC funding from 1 April 2022, after conducting public and parliamentary consultation

Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking Children (Legal Advice and Appeals) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 12 July, 2017 13 Jul 2017, 11:07 a.m.

A Bill to make provision for unaccompanied asylum seeking children to receive legal advice and for extending the deadline for an unaccompanied asylum seeking child to appeal an asylum decision

Heritage Railways and Tramways (Voluntary Work) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 11 July, 2017 12 Jul 2017, 11:29 a.m.

A Bill to permit young persons to carry out voluntary work on a heritage railway or tramway

Abortion (Disability Equality) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 11 July, 2017 12 Jul 2017, 11:28 a.m.

A Bill to make provision for disability equality and for the provision of balanced information in respect of abortions

Elections and Referendums (Advertising) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 11 July, 2017 12 Jul 2017, 11:26 a.m.

A Bill to amend the Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Act 2000 to improve transparency in respect of election and referendum material

Road Traffic Offenders (Surrender of Driving Licences Etc) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 11 July, 2017 12 Jul 2017, 11:23 a.m.

A Bill to make provision about the surrender, production or other delivery up of driving licences, or test certificates, in relation to certain offences; to make provision in relation to identifying persons in connection with fixed penalty notices, conditional offers and the payment of fixed penalties under the Road Traffic Offenders Act 1988; and for connected purposes

Learning Disabilities (Review of Services) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 10 July, 2017 11 Jul 2017, 11:35 a.m.

A Bill to make provision for the Secretary of State to undertake a public consultation reviewing the provision of comprehensive and integrated services for adults with learning disabilities

Right to Die at Home Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 10 July, 2017 11 Jul 2017, 11:33 a.m.

A Bill to create a right to die at home

Marriage Act 1949 (Amendment) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 10 July, 2017 11 Jul 2017, 11:31 a.m.

A Bill to make amendments to the Marriage Act 1949 to make provision for all religious marriages to be solemnized on the authority of a superintendent registrar

Digital Economy Act 2017 (Amendment) (Definition of Extreme Pornography) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 10 July, 2017 11 Jul 2017, 11:27 a.m.

A Bill to amend the definition of extreme pornography in the Digital Economy Act 2017

Opticians Act 1989 (Amendment) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 10 July, 2017 11 Jul 2017, 11:26 a.m.

A Bill to make provision for the sale of adjustable focus spectacles

Certificate of Loss Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 6 July, 2017 7 Jul 2017, 11:32 a.m.

A Bill to make provision for a certificate to be issued to mothers in respect of miscarried and stillborn children not eligible for registration under the Births and Deaths Registration Act 1953; for establishing a database for archiving the certificate and recording information about the miscarriage or still birth; and for connected purposes

Schools (Mental Health and Wellbeing) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 6 July, 2017 7 Jul 2017, 11:13 a.m.

A Bill to make provision for state-maintained schools to promote the mental health and well-being of their pupils alongside academic attainment

Abortion (Foetus Protection) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 5 July, 2017 6 Jul 2017, 11:51 a.m.

A Bill to lower the gestational time limit for abortion to 12 weeks

Voting Age (Reduction) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 5 July, 2017 6 Jul 2017, 11:50 a.m.

A Bill to extend the franchise for parliamentary and other elections to all citizens over the age of 16 years

BBC (Independence) Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 4 July, 2017 5 Jul 2017, 11:36 p.m.

A Bill to provide for the independence of the British Broadcasting Corporation

Local Housing Authority Debt Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 4 July, 2017 5 Jul 2017, 11:07 a.m.

A Bill to replace the current regime of limits on local housing authorities’ debt with limits determined by the existing prudential regime for local authority borrowing for non-housing-related purposes

House of Lords Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 28 June, 2017 29 Jun 2017, 12:20 p.m.

A Bill to restrict membership of the House of Lords by virtue of a peerage; to make related provision about disqualifications for voting at elections to, and for membership of, the House of Commons; and for connected purposes

Succession to Peerages Bill [HL] 2017-19
Presented by Karen Lee (Labour)
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords) 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 26 June, 2017 27 Jun 2017, 11:37 a.m.

A Bill to amend the law regarding the succession to Peerages; and for connected purposes


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