Bills tracker for Corporate Crime practitioners—Parliamentary session June 2017–October 2019 [Archived]
Bills tracker for Corporate Crime practitioners—Parliamentary session June 2017–October 2019 [Archived]

The following Corporate Crime guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Bills tracker for Corporate Crime practitioners—Parliamentary session June 2017–October 2019 [Archived]
  • Brexit Bills—general
  • Sentence and prison law
  • Environmental offences
  • Financial Conduct Authority
  • Fraud, forgery, tax and theft offences
  • Local Authority prosecutions
  • Money laundering

ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note tracked the progress of bills through Parliament during the parliamentary session which ran from June 2017–October 2019 and was closed by the Prorogation of Parliament on 8 October 2019. Prorogation brings to an end all Parliamentary bills that have not received Royal Assent unless they have been carried over by a motion of either House of Parliament. Two of bills from this Parliamentary session have been carried over to the next session. Parliament will be re-opened on 14 October 2019 and bills progressing through the next Parliamentary session will be tracked separately.

On 24 September 2019, the Supreme Court declared that the prorogation of Parliament by Order in Council dated 28 August 2019 was unlawful, null and of no effect. As a result of the Supreme Court’s judgment, Parliament was never prorogued on 9 September 2019. For further information, see: LNB News 24/09/2019 21. See Q&As: What is prorogation of Parliament? and How is prorogation of Parliament relevant to Brexit?

Accordingly, the bills contained in this bills tracker continued their Parliamentary passage when Parliament was reconvened on 25 September 2019. Between 25 September 2019–8 October 2019, none of the bills contained in this tracker made any further progress in their Parliamentary passage.

The following bills were in progress at the time at which Parliament was