Commonwealth Parliamentary Association and International Committee of the Red Cross (Status) Bill 2023-24


make provision about the status of, and privileges and immunities in connection with, the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association and the International Committee of the Red Cross; and for connected purposes.

Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)

What is this Bill?

The Commonwealth Parliamentary Association and International Committee of the Red Cross (Status) Bill is a Presentation Bill tabled by Maria Miller.

Is this Bill currently before Parliament?

Yes. This Bill was introduced on 12 December 2023 and is currently before Parliament.

Whose idea is this Bill?

As a Private Members' Bill, this Bill represents the individual initiative of an MP (Maria Miller), not the Government.

What type of Bill is this?

A Presentation Bill can be tabled by any MP after the fifth Wednesday of the Session. There is no limit to the number of Presentation Bills an individual MP may table.

So is this going to become a law?

Presentation Bills are extremely unlikely to become law. Unless the Bill receives unanimous support from MPs and can pass 2nd Reading in the Commons without debate, it will not proceed further in the Bill process.

How can I find out exactly what this Bill does?

The most straightforward information is contained in the initial Explanatory Notes for the Bill.

Would you like to know more?

See these Glossary articles for more information: Presentation Bill, Private Members Bill, Process of a Bill

Official Bill Page Initial Explanatory Notes Initial Briefing papers Ministerial Extracts from Debates All Bill Debates

Next Event: Monday 3rd June 2024 - Committee stage

Last Event: Friday 17th May 2024 - 2nd reading (Lords)

Bill Progession through Parliament

Commons Completed
Lords - 60%

Timeline of Bill Documents and Stages

3rd June 2024
Committee stage (Lords)
17th May 2024
2nd reading: Minutes of Proceedings (Lords)
17th May 2024
2nd reading (Lords)
2nd May 2024
Briefing papers
Commonwealth Parliamentary Association and International Committee of the Red Cross (Status) Bill: HL Bill 68
30th April 2024
Delegated Powers Memorandum
Commonwealth Parliamentary Association and International Committee of the Red Cross (Status) Bill: Revised Delegated Powers Memorandum
29th April 2024
1st reading: Minutes of Proceedings (Lords)
29th April 2024
1st reading (Lords)
29th April 2024
Bill
HL Bill 68 (as brought from the Commons)
29th April 2024
Explanatory Notes
HL Bill 68 Explanatory Notes
26th April 2024
3rd reading (Commons)
7th March 2024
Bill
Bill 172 2023-24 (as amended in Public Bill Committee)
6th March 2024
Committee stage: 1st sitting (Commons)
6th March 2024
Amendment Paper
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 6 March 2024
6th March 2024
Bill proceedings: Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 6 March 2024
6th March 2024
Selection of amendments: Commons
Chair’s provisional selection and grouping of amendments in Committee - 6 March 2024
5th March 2024
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 5 March 2024
1st March 2024
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 1 March 2024
29th February 2024
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 29 February 2024
28th February 2024
Money resolution
19th January 2024
2nd reading (Commons)
17th January 2024
Bill
Bill 140 2023-24 (as introduced)
17th January 2024
Bill
Bill 140 2023-24 (as introduced) - xml download
17th January 2024
Delegated Powers Memorandum
Memorandum from the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
17th January 2024
Explanatory Notes
Bill 140 EN 2023-24
12th December 2023
1st reading (Commons)