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Justice (Northern Ireland) Act 2004

Hansard References

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

House of Lords
Introduction4 December 2003Vol 655 Col 488
Second Reading16 December 2003Vol 655 Col 1091 - 1120

15 January 2004

19 January 2004

Vol 656 Col 682 – 706

       and Col 725 - 740

Vol 656 Col 844-858

 and  Col 871 – 887

Report3 February 2004Vol 657 Col 574 – 616
Third Reading10 February 2004Vol 657 Col 1046 – 1060
Lords Consideration of Commons Amendments29 April 2004Vol 660 Col 891-901
House of Commons
Second Reading10 March 2004Vol 418 Col 1531 - 1630

25 March 2004

1 April 2004

House of Commons Standing Committee D
Report and Third Reading26 April 2004Vol 420 Col 637 - 719
Royal Assent – 13 May 2004House of Lords Hansard Vol 661 Col 506
House of Commons Hansard Vol 421 Col 536

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