Stages of a Bill

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1. Do all Acts have to be passed immediately?

  • No, Acts never begin on the same day they receive Royal Assent
  • 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, the monarch chooses its start date
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2. What is the first stage of a Bill's passage called?

  • First Reading
  • Initial Reading
  • Opening Reading
  • Introductory Reading

3. What is the second stage of a Bill's passage called?

  • Next Reading
  • Subsequent Reading
  • Second Reading
  • Following Reading

4. What is the third stage of a Bill's passage called?

  • Tertiary Reading
  • Committee Stage
  • Third Reading
  • Report Stage

5. How many MPs make up a committee?

  • Between 50 and 100
  • Between 20 and 50
  • Between 10 and 30
  • Less than 10

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