Prisons (Interference with Wireless Telegraphy) Act 2018

make provision about interference with wireless telegraphy in prisons and similar institutions.

Private Members' Bill (Ballot Bill)

Sponsor: Maria Caulfield (CON)

Supporters: Andrew Selous (CON), David T C Davies (CON), Kirstene Hair (CON), Trudy Harrison (CON), Philip Davies (CON), Mr Jacob Rees-Mogg (CON), Sir Christopher Chope (CON), Paul Farrelly (LAB), Mr Kevan Jones (LAB), Mr Stephen Hepburn (IND), Sir Edward Davey (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 Maria Caulfield (View contribution) 5276 words
Independent Rory Stewart 5800 words
Labour (Co-op) Meg Hillier (View contribution) 141 words
Liberal Democrat Mr Sam Gyimah 819 words
Speaker John Bercow 2405 words

Bill Progession through Parliament

Commons Completed
Lords Completed
Royal Assent

Most recent key documents

Date Type Title
20 Dec 2018 Act of Parliament Prisons (Interference with Wireless Telegraphy) Act 2018 (c. 32)
9 Jul 2018 Bills HL Bill 121 (as introduced)
22 Jun 2018 Briefing papers Briefing Paper on the Bill
16 Oct 2018 Library Notes Prisons (Interference with Wireless Telegraphy) Bill: Briefing for Lords Stages
9 Jul 2018 Explanatory Notes HL Bill 121 Explanatory Notes

Timeline of Bill Documents and Stages

Date Type Title
20/12/2018 Royal Assent (Hansard)
20/12/2018 Royal Assent (Minutes of Proceedings)
20/12/2018Act of Parliament Prisons (Interference with Wireless Telegraphy) Act 2018 (c. 32)
12/12/2018 3rd reading (Hansard): House of Lords
12/12/2018 3rd reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords
26/11/2018 Order of Commitment discharged (Hansard): House of Lords
26/11/2018 Order of Commitment discharged (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords
26/10/2018 2nd reading (Hansard): House of Lords
26/10/2018 2nd reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords
16/10/2018Library Notes Prisons (Interference with Wireless Telegraphy) Bill: Briefing for Lords Stages
09/07/2018 1st reading (Hansard): House of Lords
09/07/2018 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords
09/07/2018Bills HL Bill 121 (as introduced)
09/07/2018Explanatory Notes HL Bill 121 Explanatory Notes
09/07/2018Delegated Powers Memoranda Prisons (Interference with Wireless Telegraphy) Bill: Delegated Powers Memorandum (PDF, 254KB)
09/07/2018Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons Report Stage Proceedings as at 6 July 2018
06/07/2018 3rd reading: House of Commons
06/07/2018 Report stage: House of Commons
22/06/2018Briefing papers Briefing Paper on the Bill
10/05/2018Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 9 May 2018
09/05/2018 Committee Debate: 1st sitting: House of Commons
08/05/2018Selection of amendments: Commons Consideration in Committee: Selection 1 (PDF, 423KB)
01/05/2018 Money resolution: House of Commons
01/12/2017 2nd reading: House of Commons
23/11/2017Bills Bill 19 2017-19, as introduced
23/11/2017Explanatory Notes Bill 19-EN 2017-19
23/11/2017Delegated Powers Memoranda Delegated Powers Memorandum (PDF, 257KB)
19/07/2017 1st reading: House of Commons