Latest Bill Metadata URL: http://services.parliament.uk/bills/2019-20/genocidedeterminationbill.html Information Provider: UK ParliamentTags: International criminal law, Genocides, Human rights abuses, International law, Genocide, Mass murder, Crimes against humanity, Murder, Criminal homicide, International Criminal Court, Armenian Genocide recognitionRetrieved on: Thursday, February 6, 2020 - 1:00pm Content Key Points: Latest Bill Latest news on the Genocide Determination Bill Bill [HL] 2019-20 First reading took place on 5 February. This stage is a formality that signals the start of the Bill's journey through the Lords. Second reading - the general debate on all aspects of the Bill - is yet to be scheduled. Summary of the Genocide Determination Bill Bill [HL] 2019-20 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 Copyright: 2020 UK Parliament. All Rights Reserved.