1. What is the first stage of a Bill's passage called?
- Introductory Reading
- Initial Reading
- First Reading
- Opening Reading
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2. What happens to a Bill that has been refused by the House of Lords but reintroduced to Parliament by the House of Commons?
- It can never be reconsidered and must be scrapped
- It has to wait a year before being reconsidered
- If it is passed for a second time it can receive the monarch's approval and become law without the House of Lords' consent
- If it is passed for a second time it automatically becomes law and does not need the monarch's approval
3. What is the stage called involving a Bill receiving the monarch's agreement to it becoming law?
- Royal Assent
- Royal Acceptance
- Royal Approval
- Royal Acknowledgment
4. What normally passes Bills before they become law?
- House of Commons
- House of Lords
- Both Houses
- Supreme Court
5. Do all Acts have to be passed immediately?
- No, some can have a date set or a government minister nominated to choose the start date
- Yes, all Acts begin on the day they receive Royal Assent
- No, Acts never begin on the same day they receive Royal Assent
- No, the monarch chooses its start date
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