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Private Bills before Parliament

Listed below are all of the private bills that were before Parliament in Session 2003-04. Click on each title to access the full text of the Bill.
Green Square indicates bills in the House of Commons indicates bills in the House of Commons, Red Lozenge indicates bills in the House of Lords those in the House of Lords. Bills which start in the House of Lords have [HL] in their title and Grey Circle indicates bills that have received Royal Assent indicates bills that have received Royal Assent.

  • From 1.1.04 corrected transcripts of the proceedings of Unopposed Bill Committees in the House of Commons will appear on this page (below the title of the bill). A record of all Unopposed Bill Committees in the House of Lords is available either as a summary of the proceedings (from the Private Bill Office, House of Lords) or, in some cases, as a transcript (which will appear on this page).

  • Private bills which have been passed by both Houses from 1997 onwards, and have received Royal Assent as Acts of Parliament are available in full text here (Local Acts).

  • If you would like further information about Private Bills and how to petition against them you can contact:

    • House of Commons Private Bill Office by phone: 020 7219 3250, by fax: 020 7219 3690, by e-mail: prbohoc@parliament.uk or by writing to The Private Bill Office, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA.
    • House of Lords Public and Private Bill Office by phone: 020 7219 3231, by fax: 020 7219 2571, by e-mail: prbohol@parliament.uk or by writing to The Public and Private Bill Office, Room 23, 1st Floor, House of Lords, London SW1A 0PW.

  • Grey Circle indicates bills that have received Royal Assent Ipswich Market Bill This bill has received Royal Assent and the Act can be found on Her Majesty's Stationery Office site
                Commons Unopposed Bill Committee
     
    Grey Circle indicates bills that have received Royal Assent London Local Authorities Bill [HL] This bill has received Royal Assent and the Act can be found on Her Majesty's Stationery Office site
             Lords Opposed Bill Committee
             Lords Unopposed Bill Committee
               Commons Opposed Bill Committee  
     
    Grey Circle indicates bills that have received Royal Assent Medway Council Bill This bill has received Royal Assent and the Act can be found on Her Majesty's Stationery Office site.
               
    Commons Unopposed Bill Committee  
     
    Grey Circle indicates bills that have received Royal Assent Mersey Tunnels Bill This bill has received Royal Assent and the Act can be found on Her Majesty's Stationery Office site
                Lords Opposed Bill Committee
                Commons Opposed Bill Committee  
     
    Grey Circle indicates bills that have received Royal Assent University of Manchester Bill [HL] This bill has received Royal Assent and the Act can be found on Her Majesty's Stationery Office site
                The Parliamentary Agents for this bill are Rees & Freres
               Commons Unopposed Bill Committee  
     
    Grey Circle indicates bills that have received Royal Assent University of Wales, Cardiff Bill [HL] This bill has received Royal Assent and the Act can be found on Her Majesty's Stationery Office site.
               
    Commons Unopposed Bill Committee  
     
    Private Bills before Parliament in previous Sessions

     

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