Skip to main content
Show full summary

Question HL8047: tabled on 14 September 2020 and due for answer by 28 September 2020

This type of business sits within the Questions & Statements category.

This question has been answered by the relevant Government Department.

Question text

To ask Her Majesty's Government further to the Written Answers by {member id="4311" field="DisplayAs"}{/member} on 3 August (HL7029) and by {member id="4538" field="DisplayAs"}{/member} on 4 August (HL7031), why they are pursuing reforms of marriage law separately to the ongoing Law Commission review; whether they plan to bring forward legal recognition of humanist marriages before the conclusion of that review; and if not, (1) why not, and (2) what consideration they have given to doing so on an interim basis.
Legend for business item text
Item that is new or altered.
[I] Indicates that the member concerned has a relevant registered interest.
* Item is an oral question.
Numbers starting HL are unique identifiers for written questions, Bills or papers.

Member's Registered Interests

There are no interests to show.