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Education

B10 - The Vocational Education Act 2006

  • Proposed By- TSR Labour
  • Date put to vote- 1st February 2006
  • Short Description- A Bill to increase accessibility and availability of vocational courses in post-14, further and higher education and to improve key numeracy, literacy and ICT skills for all people.
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B75 - The Teaching of Modern Foreign Languages in State Schools Act

  • Proposed By- TSR Labour
  • Date put to vote- 22nd September 2007
  • Final Text

B92 - Religious Indoctrination Act

  • Proposed By- TSR Socialist
  • Date passed- 23rd August 2008
  • Short Description- A bill to repeal the requirement for schools to have ‘an act of daily worship’ and criminalise educational religious indoctrination.
  • Final Text

B187 - Faith Schools Act

  • Proposed By- TSR Socialist
  • Date passed- 12 August 2009
  • Short Description- A bill to end the proliferation of state-funded schools that belong to a "faith" or religious denominations.
  • Final Text

B203 - Education Reform Act 2009

  • Proposed By- TSR Centre Party
  • Date passed- 28th October 2009
  • Short Description- A Bill to reform secondary and tertiary education in the UK to ensure that [i]all[/i] students have their talents nurtured and leave schools with a good standard of basic skills and the skills they need for their chosen career; and as an important bonus, making the UK an attractive place for skilled industries to locate themselves.
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B306 - Compulsory Subjects Act

  • Proposed By- Rt. Hon. paddy__power MP
  • Date passed- 7th September 2010
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B321 - The Universities (Appointment of Rectors) Act

  • Proposed By- TSR Government (Conservative, Libertarian and UKIP coalition)
  • Date passed- 7th October 2010
  • Short Description- A BILL to extend the position of Rectors to all public universities in the United Kingdom.
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Pensions and benefits

B3 - Pensions Act

  • Proposed By- TSR Green Party
  • Date passed- 6th September 2005
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B13 - Pensions Equality Act 2006

  • Proposed By- TSR Conservative Party
  • Date passed- 18th February 2006
  • Short Description- A Bill to create age equality between men and women, and public sector and private sector workers, with regard to the Citizen's Pension.
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B15 - Pension Shortfall Act 2006

  • Proposed By- TSR Labour and Conservative Parties
  • Date passed- 26th February 2006
  • Short Description- A Bill to help address the shortfall in the pensions budget.
  • Final Text

B94 - Fuel Duty Reform Act

  • Proposed By- TSR Conservative Party
  • Date passed- 27th August 2008
  • Short Description- An act ending the tax on a tax and to provide a discount to Small and Medium Sized Enterprises (SME) on fuel duty charges for business vehicles.
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B254 Council Pensions Act 2010

  • Proposed By- TSR Libertarian Party
  • Date passed- 28th March 2010
  • Short Description- A Bill to reform council pensions so as to make provisions for new personal account pension schemes and to reduce the pension deficit.
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Taxation and Economic

B27 - Abolition of Inheritance Tax Bill

  • Proposed By- TSR Libertarian Party
  • Date passed- 11th October 2006
  • Short Description- A Bill securing the abolition of the Inheritance tax in the UK.
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B44 - The Tax Act 2007

  • Proposed By- TSR Labour Party
  • Date passed- 4th March 2007
  • Short Description- An act increasing the burden of taxation upon the wealthiest members of British society.
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B109 - Tax Act 2008

  • Proposed By- TSR Labour Party
  • Date passed- 1st January 2009
  • Short Description- A bill raising taxes in order to maintain government spending without such a heavy reliance on borrowing. The tax increase whilst being introduced as a result of the economic crisis, is planned to stay in force until it is no longer required.
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B125 - Charity Tax abolition Act 2009

  • Proposed By- TSR Liberal Democrat
  • Date passed- 15th February 2009
  • Short Description- An Act to enable charities to function with continuing effectiveness despite reduced donations and increased costs in the current economic climate. This will benefit both UK nationals and wider European and worldwide humanitarian issues.
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B130 - Tax Interest Parity Act

  • Proposed By- TSR Libertarian
  • Date passed- 1st March 2009
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B155 - Sunday Trading Act

  • Proposed By- TSR Labour Party
  • Date passed- 20th June 2009
  • Short Description- A bill to remove the restrictions on Sunday Trading, allowing stores to open as long as they wish which will bring England and Wales into line with Scotland.
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B233 Poverty Abolition Act

  • Proposed By- Rt Hon. UniOfLife
  • Date passed- 17th January 2010
  • Short Description- An Act removing poverty in the UK by guaranteeing a minimum income for all citizens.
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  • Amended By: B307 - Welfare Amendment Act

B307 - Welfare Amendment Act

  • Proposed By- TSR Libertarian Party
  • Date passed- 14th September 2010
  • Short Description- A Bill to ensure the clarity of the Poverty Abolition Act, and to guarantee a decent standard of living for all, rather than 5p tins of beans and 10p noodles.
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Social

B16 - Public Smoking Ban Act 2006

  • Proposed By- Carl
  • Date passed- 4th March 2006
  • Short Description- A Bill to ban smoking of any substance, via any method (including but not limited to: pipes, cigars, cigarettes, or hookah mechanisms) in all enclosed workplaces.
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B41 - Repeal of the Religious and Racial Hatred Act 2006

  • Proposed By- TSR Libertarian
  • Date passed- 7th February 2007
  • Short Description- A bill to repeal the Racial and Religious Hatred Act enacted by the government in 2006.
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B64 - Civil Liberties (Smoking) 2007

  • Proposed By- TSR Libertarian
  • Date passed- 15th July 2007
  • Short Description- A bill to repeal (in part) the recent smoking ban in enclosed public places.
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B73 - Get Your Rat Out (Legalisation of Brothels) Bill 2007

  • Proposed By- TSR Libertarian
  • Date passed- 4th September 2007
  • Short Description- A Bill to legalise the running of licensed brothels.
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B223 - Child Poverty Bill 2009

  • Proposed By- TSR Labour
  • Date passed- 10th December 2009
  • Short Description- A bill to end child poverty in the United Kingdom.
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B224 - The Parental Leave Bill 2009

  • Proposed By- TSR Socialist
  • Date passed- 28th December 2009
  • Short Description- An act to eradicate the sexism within parental leave that assumes that the mother of a child will be the primary caregiver, whilst extending time off for parents to reflect the maternal deprivation hypothesis (Bowlby, 1951) and supporting research (1969, 1980).
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B346 - Homelessness Act 2011

  • Proposed By- TSR Labour
  • Date passed- 28th January 2011
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Legal and political reform

B34 - The Voting Bill 2007

  • Proposed By- TSR Liberal Democrat
  • Date passed- 22nd December 2006
  • Short Description- A Bill to change the voting age.
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B95 - Voting Systems Bill 2008

  • Proposed By- TSR Liberal Democrat
  • Date passed- 28th August 2008
  • Short Description- A Bill to change the voting system for elections.
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B115 - The Local Government (Reform) Bill

  • Proposed By- L i b
  • Date passed- 24th January 2009
  • Short Description- An Act to reform local government, further devolve powers to local bodies and to provide for the better representation of the people by local institutions.
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B177 - The It's a Bill Not an Act Act 2009

  • Proposed By- AnythingButChardonnay
  • Date passed- 17th July 2009
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B191 - Reform of RL Parliamentary Sessions 2009

  • Proposed By- TSR Liberal Democrats
  • Date passed- 16th August 2009
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B228 - European Referendums Act, 2009

  • Proposed By- TSR Liberal Democrats
  • Date passed- 27th December 2009
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B265 - Federal Britain Act

  • Proposed By- Adorno
  • Date passed- 18th April 2010
  • Short Description- A bill to introduce a truly federal system to the United Kingdom in order to strengthen the Union by affording fuller powers to the constituent nations including, for the first time, England.
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B266 - Secularism Act

  • Proposed By- TSR Socialist
  • Date passed- 15th April 2010
  • Short Description- A bill to disestablish the Church of England and to make England a secular entity.
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B334 - Prisoner Franchise Act

  • Proposed By- Rt Hon. simontinsley MP
  • Date passed- 2nd December 2010
  • Short Description- An Act to extend the franchise to the prison population.
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B294 - Referendum on Europe Act

  • Proposed By- TSR UKIP
  • Date passed- 13th August 2010
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B298 Regulation Review Act 2010

  • Proposed By- TSR Libertarian Party
  • Date passed- 28th August 2010
  • Short Description- A Bill to extend powers to end the insidious creep of regulation in the United Kingdom, without removing regulation that is desirable or necessary.
  • Final Text

B332 - Act of Succession Act

  • Proposed By- Rt Hon. AnythingButChardonnay
  • Date passed- 22nd November 2010
  • Final Text

Civil Liberties and Rights

B24 - Repeal of Identity Cards Act 2006

  • Proposed By- TSR Libertarian Party
  • Date passed- 11th September 2006
  • Short Description- A Bill to repeal the Identity Cards Act 2006, ensuring an end to ID cards and the National Identity Register with immediate effect.
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B38 - Repeal of the Legislative and Regulatory Reform Act 2007

  • Proposed By- TSR Libertarian Party
  • Date passed- 15th January 2007
  • Short Description- A bill to repeal the Legislative and Regulatory Reform Act enacted by the government in 2006.
  • Final Text

B80 - International Enforcement of Human Rights Act

  • Proposed By- TSR Labour Party
  • Date passed- 23rd February 2008
  • Final Text

B134 - Restoration of Freedom Act 2009

  • Proposed By- TSR Liberal Democrat
  • Date passed- 22nd March 2009
  • Short Description- A Bill to amend the law to make provision relating to the restoration of rights.
  • Final Text


B159 - Obscenity (Legalisation) Act

  • Proposed By- Lawbore
  • Date passed- 12th July 2009
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B180 - "Whack One Out" Act 2009

  • Proposed By- TSR Libertarian Party
  • Date passed- 28th July 2009
  • Short Description- A bill to bring into parity the age of consent for sexual intercourse (whatever it be changed to) and the age at which pornography is puchasable. This house believe that it is ridiculous that you ever be allowed to perform a certain action, but not be allowed to pay to view it performed by others. This bill should not be seen as an endorsement of different forms of intercourse having different ages of consent - it merely allows for that occuring.
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B207 - Incest Act 2009

  • Proposed By- Kolya
  • Date passed- 28th September 2009
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Legal Reform

B17 - Prisoners Rights Bill 2006

  • Proposed By- Bikerx23
  • Date passed- 6th March 2006
  • Short Description- A Bill that implements a ban on the smoking of nicotene based products by those detained at Her Majesties pleasure.
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B45 - Offence Against the Person (Sexual Assault) Bill 2007

  • Proposed By- TSR Liberal Democrat
  • Date passed- 3rd March 2007
  • Short Description- A Bill to change a few aspects of the criminal law.
  • Final Text

B176 - Sexual Offences Bill 2009

  • Proposed By- Kolya
  • Date passed- 2nd August 2009
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Humour

B49 - The Comprehensive Headwear Review Act 2007

  • Proposed By- Monster Raving Loony Party
  • Date passed- 24th March 2007
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Health

B35 - The Organ Register Reform Bill 2006

  • Proposed By- TSR Labour Party
  • Date passed- 6th January 2007
  • Short Description- A Bill securing the joining of the organ donation register and ensuring the following of the individuals wishes after death
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B52 - Diseases (Exemption from Charges) Bill 2007

  • Proposed By- TSR Liberal Democrat
  • Date passed- 15th April 2007
  • Short Description- A Bill to exempt persons with illnesses from charges for drugs, medicines, appliances and pharmaceutical services; and for connected purposes.
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B66 - Euthanasia Bill 2007

  • Proposed By- TSR Libertarian
  • Date passed- 4th August 2007
  • Short Description- A bill to legalise Euthanasia and control its application.
  • Final Text

B74 - The Dentistry Reform Act 2007

  • Proposed By- TSR Labour Party
  • Date passed- 12th September 2007
  • Short Description- A Bill to reform the training and employment of Dentists in the United Kingdom
  • Final Text

B83 - The alcohol health warning bill 2008

  • Proposed By- TSR Labour Party
  • Date passed- 9th April 2008
  • Final Text

B91 - Teenage Depression Bill

  • Proposed By- TSR Socialist
  • Date passed- 8th August 2008
  • Final Text

B200 - Tanning Legislation Bill 2009

  • Proposed By- TSR Liberal Democrat
  • Date passed- 1st September 2009
  • Final Text

B225 - Cigarette Vending Machine Bill 2009

  • Proposed By- TSR Labour
  • Date passed- 1st September 2009
  • Short Description- An act to outlaw unsupervised Cigarette Vending Machines.
  • Final Text

V255 - Drug Legalisation Act 2010

  • Proposed By- TSR Government (Liberal Democrat, Conservative and Centre Parties)
  • Date passed- 20th March 2010
  • Short Description- A bill to legalise recreational drug use.
  • Final Text

Transport

B39 - Regulation of the Buses Act 2007

  • Proposed By- TSR Labour Party
  • Date passed- 31st January 2007
  • Short Description- A Bill that reinstates the Local Authorities power to regulate and control bus fares, times, and operating conditions
  • Final Text

B204 - Motorway speed Limit Bill 2009

  • Proposed By- TSR Liberal Democrat
  • Date passed- 4th September 2009
  • Final Text

B209 - Wheel Clamping Bill

  • Proposed By- TSR Labour Party
  • Date passed- 22nd September 2009
  • Final Text

B218 - Scrappage Scheme Bill

  • Proposed By- Afcwimbledon2
  • Date passed- 10th December 2009
  • Final Text

B230 - Domestic Transport Bill 2009

  • Proposed By- TSR Labour Party
  • Date passed- 22nd December 2009
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B329 - London Hackney Carriage (Repeal) Bill 2010

  • Proposed By- TSR Government (TSR Conservative and Libertarian Coalition)
  • Date passed- 21st November 2010
  • Short Description- An Act to abolish all legislation pertaining to regulations and statutory provisions for London Taxis and Hackneys otherwise contemporarily known as ‘Black Taxicabs’.
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Environment

B46 - Plastic Bag Environmental Levy bill 2007

  • Proposed By- TSR Labour Party
  • Date passed- 5th March 2007
  • Short Description- A Bill to introduce a levy for obtaining a disposable plastic bag for storage and carrying of objects.
  • Final Text

B70 - Environment (Reduction in Flooding) Bill 2007

  • Proposed By- Monster Raving Loony Party
  • Date passed- 13th August 2007
  • Final Text

B76 - The Funding for renewable energy Bill 2007

  • Proposed By- TSR Labour Party
  • Date passed- 31st October 2007
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B153 - Renewable Energy Systems

  • Proposed By- Rt Hon. Afcwimbledon2 MP
  • Date passed- 8th June 2009
  • Short Description- This is an Act implementing Incentives for the General Public installing Renewable Energy Systems at their homes.
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B178 - Environment Bill 2009

  • Proposed By- TSR Centre Party
  • Date passed- 28th July 2009
  • Short Description- A Bill to reduce The United Kingdom's greenhouse gas emissions in the most efficient manner, and to support The United Kingdom's burgeoning green enterprise sector.
  • Final Text

B284 - Plant/non-road emissions Act 2010

  • Proposed By- Rt Hon. daniel_williams MP
  • Date passed- 29th July 2009
  • Short Description- An Act to control emissions from all new Non-road and Plant vehicles
  • Final Text

Crime

B85 - Repeal of Anti-Social Behaviour Order Legislation

  • Proposed By- TSR Conservative
  • Date passed- 11th April 2008
  • Final Text

B89 - Counter-Terrorism Bill

  • Proposed By- TSR Conservative
  • Date passed- 15th July 2008
  • Short Description- A Bill to amend the pre-charge detention laws for terrorism suspects.
  • Final Text

B103 - Rape Reform Bill 2008

  • Proposed By- TSR Conservative
  • Date passed- 3rd October 2008
  • Short Description- An act to protect innocent people accused of rape.
  • Final Text

V202 - The protection of DNA bill 2009

  • Proposed By- TSR Liberal Democrat
  • Date passed- 17th September 2009
  • Short Description- A bill to regulate the use of innocent citizens DNA by the police force.
  • Final Text

Military and International

B68 - The Foreign Enlistment Citizenship and Pensions Bill 2007

  • Proposed By- Alasdair
  • Date passed- 11th August 2007
  • Short Description- A Bill to secure for foreign personnel who have fought for the British Armed Forces fair and equitable treatment.
  • Final Text

B84 - The EU Reform Treaty Ratification Bill 2008

  • Proposed By- TSR Socialist Party
  • Date passed- 7th April 2008
  • Short Description- A bill to ratify the EU Reform Treaty signed at Lisbon on the 13th of December 2007.
  • Final Text

B99 - British Nationality (reclassification) Bill

  • Proposed By- AnythingButChardonnay
  • Date passed- 3rd September 2008
  • Short Description- A bill to give identical status in nationality law to holders of legacy British Nationalities as to holders of British Citizenship.
  • Final Text

B196 - Rations in the Royal Navy Bill 2009

  • Proposed By- AnythingButChardonnay
  • Date passed- 25th August 2009
  • Short Description- An act to reintroduce beverages covetable to the good work of a sailor in the Queen’s Navy and for connected purposes.
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B206 - The British Military and Veterans Hospitals Bill

  • Proposed By- TSR Liberal Democrat
  • Date passed- 4th October 2009
  • Short Description- A bill for the creation and opening of a hospital with facilities for current and former members of the military. With our role potentially lasting 40 years in Afghanistan and with instability around the world, we owe it to our troops to give them the care and attention they deserve.
  • Final Text

B331 - Gender Equality In The Armed Forces Bill

  • Proposed By- TSR Socialist, xXxediXxx
  • Date passed- 28th November 2010
  • Final Text

Business and Enterprise

B132 - Nationalisation of Railways Bill

  • Proposed By- TSR Socialist
  • Date passed- 15th March 2009
  • Short Description- An Act taking the national rail system into public ownership for the benefit of the people.
  • Final Text

B148 - Drug Patent Reform Bill

  • Proposed By- TSR Labour Party
  • Date passed- 2nd June 2009
  • Final Text

B161 - Licensing Bill (amendment), 2009

  • Proposed By- AnythingButChardonnay
  • Date passed- 29th June 2009
  • Short Description- An Act to make amend exisiting provisions about the regulation of the sale and supply of alcohol in public houses and for connected purposes.
  • Final Text

Other

B18 - London Olympic Games and Paralympic Games Bill 2006

  • Proposed By- TSR Liberal Democrat
  • Date passed- 13th March 2006
  • Short Description- The Bill gives effect to the commitments made by the government as part of London's successful bid to host the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
  • Final Text

B21 - Bank Holiday (National Days) Bill 2006

  • Proposed By- TSR Labour Party
  • Date passed- 1st July 2006
  • Final Text

B22 - Tobacco Bill 2006

  • Proposed By- TSR Conservative and Monster Raving Loony Parties
  • Date passed- 22nd August 2006
  • Final Text

B33 - The Royal Mail Bill 2006

  • Proposed By- TSR Liberal Democrat
  • Date passed- Christmas Day 2006
  • Final Text

B47 - Container Deposit Bill 2007

  • Proposed By- TSR Libertarian
  • Date passed- 12th March 2007
  • Short Description- A bill to encourage greater recycling of drinks containers within the United Kingdom.
  • Final Text

B61 - Olympic Logo Bill 2007

  • Proposed By- TSR Libertarian
  • Date passed- 19th June 2007
  • Short Description- A bill to ensure that the London 2012 Olympics are not poisoned by a terrible logo.
  • Final Text

B137 - Housing Market Reform Bill 2009

  • Proposed By- TSR Libertarian
  • Date passed- 21st April 2009
  • Short Description- A Bill to remove barriers to the effective trading of property, in light of the struggling housing market.
  • Final Text

B144 - Marriage and Cohabitation Equality Bill 2009

  • Proposed By- TSR Labour Party
  • Date passed- 18th April 2009
  • Final Text

B149 - Abortion Rights Act 2009

  • Proposed By- lotsofsnails
  • Date passed- 1st May 2009
  • Final Text

B156 - open air cremation Bill

  • Proposed By- TSR Liberal Democrat
  • Date passed- 4th July 2009
  • Short Description- An Act permitting cremations to take place in the open-air.
  • Final Text

V201 - Repealing the Football Spectators Act of 1989 Act

  • Proposed By- TSR Liberal Democrat
  • Date passed- 6th September 2009
  • Final Text

V258 - Legal Responses to Strike Action

  • Proposed By- TSR Centre Party
  • Date passed- 27th March 2010
  • Short Description- A Bill to remove some of the restrictions on employers responses to strikes by their employees.
  • Final Text

V251 - Watershed Adjustment Act

  • Proposed By- TSR Liberal Democrat
  • Date passed- 20th March 2010
  • Final Text

B309 - Bank Holiday Reform Act 2010

  • Proposed By- TSR Labour Party
  • Date passed- 22nd September 2010
  • Final Text

B313 - Certificate 18 Abolition Act

  • Proposed By- Rt Hon. paddy__power
  • Date passed- 22nd September 2010
  • Final Text

B348 - Digital Economy Act Repeal 2011

  • Proposed By- TSR Liberal Democrat
  • Date passed- 29th January 2011
  • Final Text
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