Parliament Act 1949

The Parliament Act 1949 (12, 13 & 14 Geo. 6 c. 103) is an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. It reduced the power of the House of Lords to delay certain types of legislation specifically public bills other than money bills by amending the Parliament Act 1911.

Parliament Act 1949
Act of Parliament
Long titleAn Act to amend the Parliament Act 1911.
Citation12, 13 & 14 Geo. 6 c. 103
Territorial extentUnited Kingdom
Royal assent16 December 1949
Commencement16 December 1949
Other legislation
AmendsParliament Act 1911
Amended byStatute Law (Repeals) Act 1986
Status: Amended
Text of statute as originally enacted
Revised text of statute as amended

This Act is interpreted as one with the Parliament Act 1911. This Act, and that Act, may be cited together as the "Parliament Acts 1911 and 1949".[1]