Onshore Wind Turbines (Proximity of Habitation) Bill 2010-12
Progress of the Bill
Bill started in the House of Commons
- House of Commons
- House of Lords
- Royal Assent
- 1st reading: House of Commons 17 November, 2010 | 17.11.2010
|Bill 108 2010-12 (as introduced) | PDF version, 78KB||25.05.2011|
Latest news on the Onshore Wind Turbines (Proximity of Habitation) Bill 2010-12The Bill failed to complete its passage through Parliament before the end of the session. This means the Bill will make no further progress.
Summary of the Onshore Wind Turbines (Proximity of Habitation) Bill 2010-12The Bill would give powers to local authorities to specify in their neighbourhood development plans (defined as in the Localism Bill) a 'recommended best practice set-back distance' between onshore wind turbines and habitations. It includes recommendations for this set-back distance, calculated as a multiple of the turbine rotor diameter.
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