Bill documents — Health and Social Care Act 2012
Act of Parliament
Full text of the Act of Parliament as passed by Parliament (this is the Act in its original state. The Act may have been amended by another Act and any such amendments are not shown in this version).
|House||Act of Parliament||Date|
|Health and Social Care Act 2012 c. 7||29.03.2012|
Full text of the Bill as introduced and further versions of the Bill as it is reprinted to incorporate amendments (proposals for change) made during its passage through Parliament.
|Bill 321 2010-12 (Lords Amendments to the Bill) | PDF version, 230KB||19.03.2012|
|HL Bill 132 2010-12 (as amended on report) | PDF version, 2MB||14.03.2012|
|HL Bill 119 2010-12 [as amended in Committee] | PDF version, 1MB||22.12.2011|
|HL Bill 92 (as brought from the Commons) | PDF version, 2MB||12.09.2011|
|Bill 221 2010-2012 (as amended, on re-committal, in public bill committee) | PDF version, 1MB||18.07.2011|
|Bill 177 2010-11 [as amended in Public Bill Committee] | PDF version, 1MB||02.04.2011|
|Bill 132 2010-11 (as introduced) | PDF version, 1MB||19.01.2011|
Tracked changes versions of Bills: Commons
Tracked changes versions of the Bill, showing amendments made in Committee of the whole House and in Public Bill Committees in the House of Commons
|House||Tracked changes versions of Bills: Commons||Date|
|Version of the bill showing changes made in committee both before and after re-committal (PDF, 1MB)||19.07.2011|
|Version of the bill showing changes made following re-committal (PDF, 1MB)||18.07.2011|
|Bill showing changes made in committee (PDF, 1MB)||04.04.2011|
Documents prepared by the Government to explain the purpose of the Bill.
|Bill 321 EN 2010-12 (Explanatory Notes to the Bill) | PDF version, 239KB||19.03.2012|
|HL Bill 92 EN (Explanatory Notes to the Bill) | PDF version, 917KB||12.09.2011|
|Bill 132 EN 2010-11 (Explanatory notes to Bill) | PDF version, 1MB||24.01.2011|
Full list of amendment papers relating to the Bill. Individual amendment papers will be replaced with consolidated lists before the amendments are discussed.
Selection of amendments: Commons
In the House of Commons, amendments are grouped together so that amendments relating to a particular topic or issue are discussed together.
Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons
Details of the Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings in the House of Commons. The documents contain the text of amendments considered at each sitting and show whether it was agreed to, negatived (not agreed), not called, not moved or withdrawn.
House of Commons Library and House of Lords Library briefing papers aim to be politically impartial, containing factual information as well as a range of opinions on each subject. Briefing papers on Bills are produced before Second Reading and, in the Commons, after Committee Stage.
|Briefing Paper on the Lords Committee and Report Stages||12.03.2012|
|Library Note 2011/029||05.10.2011|
|Committee Stage Report (Re-committed Bill)||30.08.2011|
|Committee Stage Report||06.04.2011|
|Briefing Paper on Second Reading||27.01.2011|
Archive of press notices related to the Bill.
|Recommittal of the Health and Social Care Bill, now have your say||23.06.2011|
|Commons news: Health and Social Care Bill Committee announce programme||08.02.2011|
|Commons news: Second reading of Health and Social Care Bill, have your say||03.02.2011|
Written submissions from outside bodies and individuals are circulated to MPs appointed to examine the Bill during committee stage in a Public Bill Committee. The following written submissions were sent to this committee.
List of related Impact Assessments
|Equality Analyses (PDF, 1MB)||12.09.2011|
|Coordinating document for Impact and Equality Assessments-Updated (PDF, 365KB)||08.09.2011|
|Impact Assessments - Update (PDF, 1MB)||25.08.2011|
|Equality Impact Assessment (PDF, 1010KB)||19.01.2011|
|Coordinating document for Impact and Equality Assessments (PDF, 244KB)||19.01.2011|
|Commissioning for Patients (GP commissioning and the NHS Commissioning Board) (PDF, 4MB)||30.12.2010|
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