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Animal Welfare Act 2006

Hansard References

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

StageDateHansard reference
House of Commons
Introduction13 October 2005Vol. 437 Col 465
Second Reading10 January 2006Vol. 441 Cols. 161-249
Committee17, 19, 24 and 26 January 2006Hansard Standing Committee A
Report and Third Reading14 March 2006Vol. 443 Cols 1329-1427
Commons Considerations of Lords Amendments6 November 2006Vol. 451 Cols 598-619
House of Lords
Introduction15 March 2006Vol. 679 Col 1222
Second Reading18 April 2006Vol. 680 Col 979-1015
Grand Committee23 May 2006Vol. 682 Cols GC145-200
24 May 2006Vol. 682 Cols GC201-264
Report23 October 2006Vol. 685 Cols 995-1055
Third Reading1 November 2006Vol. 686 Cols 315-320
Royal Assent – 8 November 2006House of Lords Hansard Vol.686 Col 750
House of Commons Hansard Vol.451 Col 825

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