Richard Benyon


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Petition debates participated in by Richard Benyon

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
150,324
Petition Closed

Immunity for soldiers who worked in Northern Ireland.

Gov Responded - 1 Apr 2019 Debated on - 20 May 2019 View Richard Benyon's petition debate contributions
13 Sep 2019
closed 3 months ago

Do not prosecute the military for its work in Northern Ireland. Our military should be excused all criminal investigations after a period of time.

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1 Bill introduced by Richard Benyon

Title Bill Type Last Event Next Event Date Last Updated
Armed Forces (Statute of Limitations) Bill 2017-19
Presented by Richard Benyon (Conservative)
Private Members' Bill (under the Ten Minute Rule) 1st reading: House of Commons 1 November, 2017 26 Nov 2018, 12:05 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 create statutory limitations on court proceedings against current and former members of the armed forces for certain alleged offences committed during military operations or similar circumstances; and for connected purposes.