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Piped Music etc. (Hospitals) Bill [HL] 2006-07

Private Members Bill - Introduced by Lord Beaumont of Whitley

Progress of Bill including links to debates

Key to abbreviations 
L L L L L C C C C C    
1R 2R Comm Rep 3R 1R 2R Comm Rep 3R PP RA
15.01.07 16.03.07 no

Related Business Papers

15 Jan 07 HL Bill 26 06-07PDF Bill as Introduced - pdf version
15 Jan 07 HL Bill 26 06-07 Bill as Introduced - html version

About the Bill

Provide for the Secretary of State to draw up a plan to prohibit piped music and the showing of television programmes in the public areas of hospitals; and to require the wearing of headphones by persons listening to music in the public areas of hospitals.

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