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Civil Defence (Grant) Act 2002


12.This Act came into force on Royal Assent, and will take effect in relation to the financial year ending 31st March 2003 and subsequent financial years.

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StageDateHansard reference
House of Commons
Introduction21 June 2001Vol 370 Col 187
Second Reading28 November 2001Vol 375 Col 1013-1063
Committee11 December 2001Hansard Standing Committee E
Report and Third Reading28 January 2002Vol 379 Col 37-79
House of Lords
Introduction29 January 2002Vol 631 Col 76
Second Reading14 February 2002Vol 631 Col 1188-1194
Third Reading25 February 2002Vol 631 Col 1230
Royal Assent -26 February 2002House of Lords Hansard Vol 631  Col 1408
House of Commons Hansard Vol 380  Col 679

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