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Animal Health Act 2002

Hansard References

The following table sets out the dates and Hansard references for each stage of this Act's passage through Parliament

House of Commons
Introduction.30.October.2001Vol 373 col 753
Second reading.



Vol 374 cols 574-684
Committee stage.


2001 and 29.November. 2001, 4.December.2001

Standing Committee E
Report and third reading.13.December.2001Vol 376 cols1022-105
House of Lords
Introduction and first reading.13.December.2001Vol 629 c1540
Delegated Powers and Deregulation Select Committee (HL) ninth report.19.December.2001Hl 56  2001/02
Second reading.14.December.2002Vol 630 cols835-54,871-940
Human Rights Joint Select Committee tenth report.21.December.2002

Hc 542  2001/02;

HL 67 2001/02

Lords debate on motion that the House resolve itself into a Committee.26.March.2002Vol 633 cols166-202
Lords debate on announcement that the second reading of the Justice (Northern Ireland) Bill has been tabled in place of the Committee Stage of the Animal Health Bill on 28 March 2002.27.March.2002Vol 633 cols232-38,246-7
Lords debate on motion on instruction to Committee of the Whole House on order of clauses to be considered.  Agreed to on question.18.July.2002Vol 637 cols1418-27
Lords Committee stage.25.July.2002Vol 638 cols543-98,14-66
Lords debate on motion that House resolve itself into Committee.07.October.2002Vol 639 cols21-89,107-32
Lords Committee stage third day.08.October.2002Vol 639 cols143-207, 223-52
Lords Report stage.22.October.2002 and 29.October.2002

Vol 639 cols1222-40,1254-322

Vol 640 cols115-88

Lords third reading.04.November.2002Vol 640 cols481-530
Lords amendments04.November.2002Bill 203 2001/02
(Response published as Cm 5637).06.November.2002Vol 392 cols285-302
Programme motion (No 2) on proceedings for consideration of Lords amendments and subsequent stages.06.November.2002Vol 392 cols306-403
Lords reason for insisting on certain of their amendments to which the Commons have disagreed considered.07.November.2002Vol 392 cols472-9
Returned from the Commons with certain Commons amendments to Lords amendments.07.November.2002Vol 640 cols949
Commons insistence on certain Commons amendments to Lords amendments.07.November.2002Vol 640 cols949-57
Commons amendments and reason considered.07.November.2002640 c873-917
Royal Assent.07.November.2002

House of Lords

Hansard Vol. 392, col 480

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