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Criminal Defence Service (Advice and Assistance) Act 2001

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StageDateHansard Reference
House of Lords
Introduction and publication7 DECEMBER 2000Col 31
Second Reading21 DECEMBER 2000Cols 845 - 850
Committee22 JANUARY 2001Cols 12 - 14
Report5 FEBRUARY 2001Cols 939 - 941
Third Reading12 FEBRUARY 2001Col 11
House of Commons
Introduction12 FEBRUARY 2001
Programme Motion & Second Reading26 FEBRUARY 2001Cols 656 - 667
Remaining Stages2 APRIL 2001Cols 50 - 62
Royal Assent10 APRIL 2001
House of LordsCol 1057
House of CommonsCol 848

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