Civil Partnerships, Marriages and Deaths (Registration Etc.) Act 2019

To make provision about the registration of marriage; to make provision for the extension of civil partnerships to couples not of the same sex; to make provision for a report on the registration of pregnancy loss; to make provision about the investigation of still-births; and for connected purposes.

Private Members' Bill (Ballot Bill)

Sponsor: Tim Loughton (CON)

Supporters: Sir Graham Brady (CON), Dame Caroline Spelman (CON), Mrs Anne Main (CON), Lord Field of Birkenhead (IND), Heidi Allen (LDEM), Caroline Lucas (GRN), Antoinette Sandbach (LDEM)

Official Bill Page Initial Explanatory Notes Initial Briefing papers Initial Library Notes

This bill has received Royal Assent and has become an Act of Parliament

Primary Bill Debate Contributors by Party

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Conservative Tim Loughton (View contribution) 24888 words
Democratic Unionist Party Gavin Robinson (View contribution) 1162 words
Independent Dr Julian Lewis (View contribution) 1690 words
Labour (Co-op) Gareth Thomas (View contribution) 1202 words
Liberal Democrat Mr Alistair Carmichael (View contribution) 288 words
Speaker John Bercow 2686 words

Bill Progession through Parliament

Commons Completed
Lords Completed
Royal Assent

Most recent key documents

Timeline of Bill Documents and Stages

Date Type Title
26/03/2019 Royal Assent (Hansard)
26/03/2019 Royal Assent (Minutes of Proceedings)
26/03/2019Act of Parliament Civil Partnerships, Marriages and Deaths (Registration Etc.) Act 2019 (c. 12)
18/03/2019Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons Proceedings on Consideration of Lords Amendments as at 15 March 2019
15/03/2019 Ping Pong: House of Commons
14/03/2019Explanatory Notes Bill 353 EN 2017-19
14/03/2019Selection of amendments: Commons Consideration of Lords Amendments (PDF)
07/03/2019 3rd reading (Hansard): House of Lords
07/03/2019 3rd reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords
07/03/2019Bills Bill 353 2017-19, Lords Amendments to the Bill
01/03/2019 Report stage (Hansard): House of Lords
01/03/2019 Report stage (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords
27/02/2019Amendment papers HL Bill 158-I Marshalled list for Report (PDF)
26/02/2019Amendment papers HL Bill 158(b) Amendments for Report (PDF)
25/02/2019Amendment papers HL Bill 158(a) Amendments for Report (PDF)
14/02/2019Delegated Powers Memoranda Civil Partnerships, Marriages and Deaths (Registration Etc.) Bill: Supplementary Delegated Powers Memorandum (PDF)
01/02/2019 Committee: 1st sitting (Hansard): House of Lords
01/02/2019 Committee: 1st sitting (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords
01/02/2019Bills HL Bill 158 (as amended in Committee)
31/01/2019Amendment papers HL Bill 140-I(Rev) Revised marshalled list for Committee (PDF)
30/01/2019Amendment papers HL Bill 140-I Marshalled list for Committee (PDF)
25/01/2019Amendment papers HL Bill 140(b) Amendment for Committee (PDF)
24/01/2019Amendment papers HL Bill 140(a) Amendment for Committee (PDF)
18/01/2019 2nd reading (Hansard): House of Lords
18/01/2019 2nd reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords
14/01/2019Delegated Powers Memoranda Civil Partnerships, Marriages and Deaths (Registration Etc.) Bill: Delegated Powers Memorandum (PDF)
14/01/2019Library Notes Civil Partnerships, Marriages and Deaths (Registration Etc.) Bill: Briefing for Lords Stages
29/10/2018 1st reading (Hansard): House of Lords
29/10/2018 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords
29/10/2018Bills HL Bill 140 (as introduced)
29/10/2018Explanatory Notes HL Bill 140 Explanatory Notes
29/10/2018Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons Report Stage Proceedings as at 26 October 2018
26/10/2018 3rd reading: House of Commons
26/10/2018 Report stage: House of Commons
26/10/2018Amendment papers Consideration of Bill Amendments as at 26 October 2018
26/10/2018Selection of amendments: Commons Consideration on Report (PDF)
25/10/2018Amendment papers Notices of Amendments as at 24 October 2018
24/10/2018Briefing papers Committee Stage Report
24/10/2018Amendment papers Notices of Amendments as at 23 October 20182018 2018
23/10/2018Amendment papers Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 22 October 2018
19/07/2018Bills Bill 254 2017-19, as amended in Public Bill Committee
19/07/2018Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 18 July 2018
18/07/2018 Committee Debate: House of Commons
18/07/2018Amendment papers Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 18 July 2018
17/07/2018Amendment papers Notices of Amendments as at 16 July 2018
16/07/2018Amendment papers Notices of Amendments as at 13 July 2018
13/07/2018Amendment papers Notices of Amendments as at 12 July 2018
12/07/2018Amendment papers Notices of Amendments as at 11 July 2018
09/07/2018 Money resolution: House of Commons
05/02/2018Amendment papers Notices of Amendments as at 2 February 2018
02/02/2018 2nd reading: House of Commons
01/02/2018Briefing papers Briefing Paper on Second Reading
31/01/2018Bills Bill 11 2017-19, as introduced
31/01/2018Explanatory Notes Bill 11 2017-19, Explanatory Notes
19/07/2017 1st reading: House of Commons