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Genocide Determination Bill [HL]

Volume 800: debated on Monday 21 October 2019

First Reading

A Bill to provide for the High Court of England and Wales to make a preliminary finding on cases of alleged genocide, crimes against humanity or war crimes; and for the subsequent referral of such findings to the International Criminal Court or a Special Tribunal.

The Bill was introduced by Lord Alton of Liverpool, read a first time and ordered to be printed.