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Violent Crime Reduction Act 2006

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StageDateHansard Reference
House of Commons
Introduction8 June 2005Vol. 434 Col. 1245-1246
Second Reading20 June 2005Vol. 435 Col. 541-627
Committee13 October 2005Hansard Standing Committee B
18 October 2005
20 October 2005
25 October 2005
Report and Third Reading14 November 2005Vol. 439 Col. 694-795
Commons Consideration of Lords Amendments30 October 2006Vol. 451 Col. 41-65
House of Lords
Introduction15 November 2005Vol. 675 Col. 957
Second Reading29 March 2006Vol. 680 Col. 808-850
Committee26 April 2006Vol. 681 Col. 151-212 and 230-250
17 May 2006Vol. 682 Col. 284-336 and 351-366
22 May 2006Vol. 682 Col. 596-650 and 664-688
Report16 October 2006Vol. 685 Col. 536-609 and 620-640
Third Reading25 October 2006Vol. 685 Col. 1258-1276
Lords Consideration of Commons Reasons31 October 2006Vol. 686 Col. 165-166

Royal Assent – 8 November 2006

House of Lords Hansard Vol. 686 Col 749

House of Commons Hansard Vol. 451 Col 825

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