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Consumer Rights Bill 2013-14 to 2014-15

Type of Bill:
Government Bill
Sponsors:
Vince Cable
Department for Business, Innovation and Skills
Baroness Neville-Rolfe
Department for Business, Innovation and Skills

Progress of the Bill

Bill started in the House of Commons

  1. House of Commons
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  2. House of Lords
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  3. Consideration of Amendments
  4. Royal Assent

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Lords HL Bill 81 2014-2015, Commons Disagreement and Reason | PDF version, 66KB 14.01.2015

Latest news on the Consumer Rights Bill 2013-14 to 2014-15

The House of Commons considered Lords amendments on Monday 12 January 2015. The Commons disagreed with Lords Amendment 12 and have returned the Bill to the House of Lords.

During ping pong, the Bill travels back and forth between the two Houses, until both Houses agree on the text of the Bill.

A motion to extend the carry-over period of the bill by 67 days until 30 March 2015 was considered and agreed to by the House on Monday 12 January 2015 following the consideration of Lords amendments.

The Bill had its third reading in the House of Lords on 8 December 2014. The Bill completed its committee stage on 5 November 2014. It had its second reading debate on 1 July 2014 and was presented to the House of Lords on 17 June 2014.

Summary of the Consumer Rights Bill 2013-14 to 2014-15

A bill to amend the law relating to the rights of consumers and protection of their interests, to make provision about investigatory powers for enforcing the regulation of traders, to make provision about private actions in competition law, and for connected purposes.

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