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Bill into a Law

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robthescienceguy's version from 2016-01-26 23:33

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Question Answer
First Readingthe bill is introduced to the house of commons, no discussion.
Second Readingbill is debated and voted upon, committee examines details.
Report Stagethe committee's report is received by the house of commons with possible changes.
Third Readingmembers may change their vote, no debate.
Senate Stagethree similar stages take place in senate.
Committee Stagecommittee members examine the bill and changes can be made, changes must be brought to commons.
Royal AssentRepresentative of queen signs the bill, it is now a law.
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