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A Bill to restate the law relating to abortion with amendments; and for connected purposes.

House of Keys:

Leave to Introduce: 24.01.2017; 1R: 23.01.2018; 2R: 30.01; Cte of whole house - witnesses examined: 13.02; Clause 1 adjourned sine die: 13.02; Clauses 1-11: 6.03 (*Cl 3 - debate adjourned; *Cl 4, 6, 7, Cl 8 - debate adjourned; *Cl 9-11, *New Cl 1); Clauses - Long title: 13.03​; Clauses further considered: 27.03 (**New Cl 2, *Cl 8, 12-17, *Long Title, *New Cl 3-11 agreed in principle - debate adjourned); Clauses further considered: 24.04 (*New Cl 2-12; *Cl 3); ​3R: 01.05; Council amendents agreed: 30.10 (*Cl 3, 12)
(Dr Allinson)

Legislative Council:

1R: 22:05; 2R: 12:06; Clauses: 26.06 (*Cl 2-4, 6-12, 14-17, 19-21, 24); 3R 26.06; Keys amendents agreed: 06.11
(Mr Henderson)

Tynwald:

Royal Assent:15.01.2019

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​A Bill to amend the Airports and Civil Aviation Act 1987 to provide enabling powers for the making of Isle of Man secondary legislation that is not derived from related secondary legislation enacted in the United Kingdom; to authorise the enactment of Isle of Man secondary legislation that gives effect to international obligations of the Island in relation to civil aviation; and for connected purposes.

House of Keys:

1R: 23.01.2018; 2R: 30.01;Clauses: 13.02 (*Cl 6); 3R:27.02
(Mr Skelly)

Legislative Council:

1R: 13.03​; 2R: 27.03; Clauses: 27.03; 3R: 24:04
(Mr Crookall)

Tynwald:

Royal Assent: 17.07

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​A Bill to amend the Anti-Terrorism and Crime Act 2003. the Proceeds of Crime Act 2008, the Terrorism and Other Crime (Financial Restrictions) Act 2014 and the Financial Intelligence Unit Act 2016, to amend certain record-keeping provisions of the Foundations Act 2011, to amend the Companies Act 1931, the Companies Act 2006, the Foundations Act 2011, the Limited Liability Companies Act 1996 and the Partnership Act 1909 in order to provide powers to make enquiries in respect of information to be registered, in accordance with recommendations specified in the Fifth Round Mutual Evaluation Report of the Committee of Experts on the Evaluation of Anti-Money Laundering Measures and the Financing of Terrorism; to amend the Criminal Justice Act 1991 to make provision for the jurisdiction of courts in the Island in relation to certain criminal offences; to amend the Gambling (Amendment) Act 2006 to add to the decisions that may be appealed under Schedule 4 to that Act and to amend the matters in respect of which there may be a stay pending an appeal; to amend Schedule 1 to the Financial Services Act 2008 in relation to the persons in respect of which an AML/CFT investigation may be conducted and Schedule 5 of the Insurance Act 2008 so as to apply certain powers available under it to such investigations; and for connected purposes.

House of Keys:

1R: 06.03.2018; 2R: 13.03​; Clauses: 27.03;3R: 27.03; Council amendments considered: 08.05
(Miss Bettison)

Legislative Council

1R: 24.04; 2R 24.04;Clauses 24.04 (*Cl 11); 3R: 24.04
(Mr Henderson)

Tynwald

Royal Assent: 19.06.2018

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​A BILL to provide for bank recovery and resolution and for connected purposes.

House of Keys

1R: 11.02.20; 2R: 25.02.20;Clauses 1 to 151: 10.03; Clauses 152 to 171: 15.05 (*Cl 152); 3R 15.05

(Mr Shimmins)

Legislative Council

1R: 27.05; 2R: 03.06; Cl: 03.06;3R: 10.06

(Mr Henderson)

Tynwald

Royal Assent: 17.11.20

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​A BILL to amend the Beneficial Ownership Act 2017 in accordance with the recommendations of the Committee of Experts on the Evaluation of Anti-Money Laundering Measures and Financing of Terrorism and so as to separate the requirement to submit an annual statement of compliance from the requirement to submit an annual return under other specified Acts; and for connected purposes.

House of Keys

First Reading: 08 Dec 2020; Second Reading: 18 Dec 2020

(Mr Cannan)

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​A Bill to make provision about the beneficial ownership of certain legal entities; and for connected purposes.

House of Keys:

1R: 07.02.2017; 2R: 14.02; Clauses: 28.02 (*Cl 4, 11); 3R: 07.03; Council amendments agreed: 11.04
(Mr Cannan)

Legislative Council:

1R: 14.03; 2R: 28.03; Clauses: 28.03 (*Cl 6); 3R: 28.03
(Mr Henderson)

Royal Assent:

25.04.2017

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​A Bill to amend the Bills of Exchange Act 1883; and for connected purposes.

House of Keys:

1R: 29.11.2016; 2R: 06.12; Clauses: 24.01.2017; 3R: 31.01
(Mr Shimmins)

Legislative Council:

1R: 07.02; 2R: 14.02; Clauses: 14.02; 3R: 28.02
(Mr Henderson)

Royal Assent:

18.07.2017

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​A Bill to permit the revocation of a casino licence in cases of non-compliance with money laundering and financing of terrorism legislation; to permit the premises in which casinos are located and the facilities and amenities provided under casino licences to be varied; to permit the Council of Ministers additional discretion in relation to deposits for concessions; and for connected matters.

House of Keys:

1R: 11.04.2017;2R;02.05 Clauses: 23.05; 3R: 13.06
(Mr Cannan)

Legislative Council:

1R: 27.06; 2R;24.10 Clauses: 24.10; 3R: 31.10
(Mr Henderson)

Royal Assent:

16.01.2018

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​A Bill to establish the Central Registry; to create the office of Registrar General; to transfer certain functions of the General Registry to the Central Registry, the Registrar General and the Treasury; to make minor amendments to the law on the registration of interests in land; to provide for the Criminal Injuries Compensation Scheme; and for connected purposes.

House of Keys:

1R: 23.01.2018; 2R: 30.01; Clauses: 13.03​ (*Cl 7); 3R 27.03
(Mr Skelly)

Legislative Council

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A BILL to repeal and replace the Charities Registration Act 1989; to make further provision for the registration and regulation of charities; and for connected purposes.

 

Legislative Council
1R: 04.12; 2R 22.01; Cl 29.01 *New Clause; 3R 29.01; Consideration of Keys Amendments: 02.04 *CL 46
 
(HM Attorney General)
 
House of Keys
 
(Mr Thomas)
 
Tynwald
 
Royal Assent: 16:07
 
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​A BILL to amend  the  Children and Young Persons Act 2001 so as   to   provide   for   reviews   in respect of the deaths of children and   young people;   and   for connected purposes.

House of Keys

1R:22.10; 2R:29.10;Cl 12.11; 3R 26:11; Keys agreed LegCo amendments: 11.02

(Mr Ashford)

Legislative Council

1R: 03:12;2R: 28:01; Clause: 28:01 (*Cl 5, New Cl 1, New Cl 2); Third Reading: 04.02

(Mrs Sharpe)

House of Keys

Consideration of Council Amendments: 11.02

Tynwald

Royal Assent: 10.06

 

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​A BILL to set a target year of 2050 and to make provision for the setting of interim targets for the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions; to make provision about the mitigation of climate change and the enhancement of natural carbon storage; to impose climate change duties on public bodies; to make provision for energy generation and energy use and for the reduction and recycling of waste; and for connected purposes.

House of Keys

First Reading: 03 Nov 2020, Second Reading: 10 Nov

(Mr Boot)

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A BILL to make fresh provision about communications, broadcasting and the Communications Commission; and for connected purposes.

House of Keys

First Reading: 26 Jun 2018; Second Reading: 06 Nov 2018; Clauses: 26 Feb 2019 *Cl 50, 108, 152, Sch 1, New Cl 1; Third Reading: 05 Mar 2019; Council Amendments: 05.11.19 *Cl 2, New Cl 1 disagreed with; Council Amendments agreed: 27 Oct 2020

(Mr Cregeen)

Legislative Council

First Reading: 26 Jun 2018; Second Reading: 16 Apr 2019; Clauses: 07 May 2019; *CL 3, New Cl 1, New Cl 2, Cl 108, 152; Third Reading: 14 May 2019 *Cl 8, 36, 74, 81, 89; Keys Amendments: 30 Jun 2020

(Mr Attorney General)

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​​A BILL to amend certain companies legislation so as to enable a company incorporated under the Companies Act 2006 to re-register under the Companies Act 1931; to amend the Companies Act 1931, Companies Act 2006 and the Limited Liability Companies Act 1996 in accordance with recommendations specified in the Fifth Round Mutual Evaluation Report of the Committee of Experts on the Evaluation of Anti-Money Laundering Measures and the Financing of Terrorism; and for connected purposes.

House of Keys

First Reading: 08 Dec 2020; Second Reading: 18 Dec

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​A BILL to make provision about competition and the abuse of a dominant position in the market; to empower the Isle of Man Office of Fair Trading to collaborate with competition authorities in other jurisdictions to address issues and behaviour in those other jurisdictions that affect the Island; to permit the Isle of Man Office of Fair Trading to carry out with regulators concurrent investigations into Isle of Man regulated markets; to repeal and replace Part 2 of the Fair Trading Act 1996; to make provision for mergers; and for connected purposes.

House of Keys
 
 
(Mr Perkins)
 

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​A BILL to uphold and support the rule of law, and the independence of the judiciary, on the Island; and for connected purposes.

House of Keys

1R: 05.03; 2R: 12.03 *Read by Dr Allinson; Cl: 26.03; 3R: 02.04

(Mr Malarkey)

Legislative Council

1R: 16.04; 2R: 07.05; Cl: 07.05; 3R: 14.05

(HM Attorney General)

Tynwald
 

 

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​A BILL to amend section 2(3)(b) of the Council of Ministers Act 1990; and for connected purposes.

House of Keys

Leave to introduce granted: 03 Nov 2020; First Reading: 02 Dec 2020; Second Reading: 08 Dec 2020; Clauses: 18 Dec 2020; Third Reading@: 18 Dec 2020

(Mrs Caine)

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​A BILL to make provision about procedures under the Criminal Justice Police and Courts Act 2007, the Police Powers and Procedures Act 1998 and the Criminal Law Act 1981, and Local Authority procedures in respect of meetings, to make provision in respect of the vacation of Departmental facilities, to amend the Public Health Act 1990; and for connected purposes

House of Keys

First Reading: 13 Oct 2020; Second Reading: 13 Oct 2020; Clauses: 27 Oct 2020; Third Reading: 27 Oct 2020; Council amendments agreed: 10 Nov 2020 

(Mr Harmer)

Legislative Council

First Reading: 03 Nov 2020; Second Reading:03 Nov 2020; Clauses: 03 Nov 2020 (Clause amended: Cl 28, New Cl); Third Reading: 03 Nov 2020

(HM Attorney General)

Tynwald

Royal Assent: 15 Dec 2020

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​A Bill to amend the Credit Unions Act 19936 to impose a requirement for credit unions to be licensed by the Isle of Man Financial Services Authority; to make comprehensive and self-sufficient provision for the registration of credit unions; to break the reliance on the Industrial and Building Societies Acts 1892 to 1986; to subject credit unions to the requirements of the Financial Services Act 2008; and for connected purposes.

House of Keys:

1R: 24.10.2017; 2R: 28.11; Clauses: 19.12; 3R: 23.01.2018; Council amendments considered: 27.02
(Mr Shimmins)

Legislative Council:

1R: 30.01; 2R: 06.02; Clauses: 06.02 (*Cl 36, 37); 3R: 14.02
(Mr Henderson)

Tynwald:

Royal Assent: 15.05

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A BILL to make fresh provision about evidence in criminal proceedings, and for connected purposes.

Legislative Council

1R: 26.06.2018;2R: 23.10; Cl 23.10; 3R: 30.10; Keys amendments agreed: 11.12

(HM Attorney General)

House of Keys

1R: 06.11; 2R: 13.11; Cl: 27.11 *40; 3R 04:12

(Dr Allinson)

Tynwald

Royal Assent: 19:02

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A Bill to provide for the application in the Island of legislation concerned with customs and excise, value added tax and improt, export and trade controls; to require the maintenance of records in relation to seizures of cash and enforcement of Part VA of the Cusatoms and Excise Management Act 1986; to amend that Act to provide for disclosure of information by the Treasury in further cases; to amend the Terrorism and Other Crime (Financial Restrictions) Act 2014 in order to allow delegation of Treasury functions in additional cases; and for connected purposes.

House of Keys:

1R: 09.05.2017; 2R: 23.05; Clauses: 24.10; 3R: 31.10
(Mr Peake)

Legislative Council:

1R: 07.11; 2R: 14.11; Clauses: 14.11; 3R: 14.11
(Mr Henderson)

Royal Assent:

20.02.2018

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​A Bill to enable provision to be made to adequately protect personal data; to regulate the control and processing of personal data; and for connected purposes.

House of Keys:

1R: 06.02.2018; 2R: 06.02; Clauses: 27.02; 3R: 06.03
(Mr Thomas)

Legislative Council:

1R: 13.03​; 2R: 27.03; Clauses: 27.03; 3R: 27.03
(HM Attorney General - Mr Quinn)

Tynwald

Royal Assent: 15.05

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​A Bill to make, in relation to marriage and civil partnership, provision about divorce, dissolution and separation; and for connected purposes.

House of Keys

Leave to introduce granted: 23 Oct 2018; First Reading: 24 Mar 2020;Second Reading: 15 Mar 2020; Clauses: 29 May 2020; Third Reading: 29 May 2020

(Mrs Caine)

Legislative Council

First Reading: 10 June; Second Reading: 23 June;Clauses: 23 June: Third Reading: 23 June

(Mrs Poole-Wilson)

Tynwald

Royal Assent: 20 Oct 2020

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​A Bill to amend the Dogs Act 1990 to impose a requirement for every dog on the Island to have implanted in it a microchip; to require the keeper of every dog on the Island to ensure that the dog is microchipped; to abolish the licensing and duty regime for dogs on the Island; and for connected purposes.

House of Keys:

1R: 06.12.2016; 2R: 24.01.2017; Clauses: 13.06 (*Cl 5); 3R: 27.06; Council amendments agreed: 28.11
(Mr Boot)

Legislative Council:

1R: 24.10; 2R: 31.10; Clauses: 31.10 (*Cl 5, 8); 3R: 07.11
(Mr Cretney)

Tynwald:

Royal Assent: 20.03.2018

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​A BILL to make fresh provision about domestic abuse and stalking; to make consequential and minor amendments to the Land Registration Act 1982 and for connected purposes.

House of Keys

First Reading: 22 October 2019; Second Reading: 29 October 2019; Clauses: 26 November (Amended: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 12, 13, 14, 15,16, 17, 18, 19, New Clause 1, 21, 22, New Clause 2 (Substituting Clause 26), 29, 31, New Clause 3 and 4 agreed in principle (debate on stand part delayed), Part 4; Clauses continued: 17 December 2019 (New Clause 3 and 4);Third Reading: 17 December 2019; Council Amendments disagreed with and conference requested:15:05; Conference report laid and amendments agreed: 23 Jun 2020
 
(Mr Malarkey)
 
Legislative Council
 
First Reading: 28 January; Second Reading: 4 February; Committee of Whole Council - Evidence heard: 11 February; ; Clauses: 25th February:(Amended Clauses: 7, 14, 18, 28, 30, 27, 35, 43, 4, 5); Continuation of Clauses: 24 March (Amended Clauses: 36, 43, 44, 47);Third Reading: 24 March;  Conference report laid and amendments agreed: 23 Jun 2020
 
(Miss August-Hanson)
 
Tynwald
 
Royal Assent: 20 Oct 2020
 
Open Report of the Deputation elected by the Legislative Council on 27th May 2020 (PP No 2020/0136)
 
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​A BILL to provide for the establishment of a fund into which the balances of certain dormant assets may be transferred; and for the distribution of money in that fund for charitable and other purposes, subject to a right to reclaim those balances from the fund; and for connected purposes.

House of Keys

1R: 18.12; 2R 22.01; Cl: 05.02 *Cl 3, 5, 7 15, 16, 17, 18, 23, 33, 37; 3R 12.02; Consideration of Council Amendments: 26.03

(Mr Shimmins)

Legislative Council

1R: 26.02; 2R 05.03; Cl: 05.03 *Cl 25; 3R: 12.03

(Mr Henderson)

Tynwald
 
Royal Assent: 18.06
 

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A BILL to make provision about education, and other provisions about children of school age.​

House of Keys

First Reading: 28 January 2020; Second Reading: 30 June; Bill referred to Comittee: 30 June

(Dr Allinson)

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​A BILL to repeal and replace the Representation of the People Act 1995 and the Local Elections Act 1986; to consolidate in a single enactment provisions equivalent to those made by the two aforementioned Acts; and for connected purposes.

House of Keys

First Reading: 10 Mar 2020; Second Reading: 15 May 2020; Clauses: 2 Jun 2020 (Amended Clauses:  to follow); Third Reading: 2 Jun 2020: 10 March 2020; Council amendments: 30 Jun 2020

(Mr Thomas)

Legislative Council

First Reading: 10 Jun 2020; Second Reading and Clauses: 23 Jun 2020; Third Reading: 23 Jun 2020; Keys Amendments: 30 Jun 2020

(Mr Henderson)

Tynwald

Royal Assent: 20 Oct 2020

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​A BILL to amend the Emergency Powers Act 1936 so as to amend the procedure for emergency regulations, confer jurisdiction on courts of summary jurisdiction generally over offences under the Act, to provide for the imposition of fixed penalties and for the continuation of emergency regulations for 3 months at the end of a state of emergency; and for connected purposes.

House of Keys

First Reading: 03 Apr 2020; Second Reading: 03 Apr 2020; Consideration of Clauses: 03 Apr 2020 (Amended Clause: 5); Third Reading: 03 Apr 2020; Consideration of Council Amendments: 03 Apr 2020

(Mr Quayle)

Legislative Council

First Reading: 03 Apr 2020; Second Reading and Clauses stage: 03 Apr 2020 (Amended Clause: 4); Third Reading: 03 Apr 2020

(Mrs Maska)

Tynwald

Royal Assent: 14 Apr 2020

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​A Bill to reform and harmonise equality law; to increase equality of opportunity; to make further provision about employment law; and for connected purposes.

Legislative Council:

1R: 08.03.2016; 2R: 22.03; Clauses 1-37 & 167; Sch 1-3 & 24: 26.04 (*Cl 3, *Sch 24); Clauses 38-98: 03.05 (*Cl 65, *Sch 6); Clauses 99-166: 10.05 (*Cl 100, 110, 117, 131, 136, 163); 3R: 14.06; Keys amendments agreed: 28.03
(HM Acting Attorney General - Mr Quinn)

House of Keys:

1R: 22.11.2016; 2R: 29.11;Clauses 1-2, 5-28 & Sch 1: 31.01.2017 (*Cl 2, 8, 13, 17, 24);Clauses 29-98 & Sch 2-15: 07.02 (*Cl 42, New Cl, 58, 61, 63, 67, 68, 69, 70, 72, 73, 74, 80, 81, New Cl 2 and new Sch 12, *Cl 82, 96, *Sch 3, 4, 8, 9); Clauses 99-160 & Sch 16-20:14.02 (*Cl 102, 107, 113, 114, New Cl 3, *Cl 132, 140, 149, 151, 156, 160, New Cl 4, *Sch 16, 18, 19, 20); Clauses 161, 163-167, 3 & 4 & Sch 21-24: 28.02 (*Cl 163, 164, 3 *Sch 21, 23, 24); 3R: 07.03
(Mr Thomas)

Royal Assent:

18.07.2017

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