Humber Bridge Act 2013
- Type of Bill:
- Private Bill
- Parliamentary agents:
- Bircham Dyson Bell LLP
- Promoted by:
- Clerk to the Humber Bridge Board
- Petitioning period:
- House of Commons: 23 January 2013 until 5pm on 30 January 2013
House of Lords: 21 May 2013 until 5pm on 3 June 2013.
Progress of the Bill
Bill started in the House of Commons
- House of Commons
- House of Lords
- Royal Assent
- Royal Assent 18 December, 2013 | 18.12.2013
Act of Parliament
|Humber Bridge Act 2013 c.vi||18.12.2013|
Latest news on the Humber Bridge Act 2013
Following agreement by both Houses on the text of the Bill it received Royal Assent on 18 December. The Bill is now an Act of Parliament (law).
There will be no further opportunities for those who are "specially and directly affected" by this Bill to oppose it or seek its amendment before a Select Committee by presenting a "petition" against the bill during the "petitioning period" in either House.
Further information about petitioning can also be found by following this link. Staff in either office will be happy to answer any questions you may have about the process of opposing a private bill.
- The Commons petitioning period ran from 23 to 30 January 2013. No petitions were deposited against the Bill.
- The Lords petitioning period ran from 22 May 2013 to 3 June 2013. No petitions were deposited against the Bill.
Summary of the Humber Bridge Act 2013A Bill to amend the constitution of the Humber Bridge Board and to confer new borrowing and other powers on it; to make new provision for the recovery of any deficit of the Board from local authorities in the area; to confer new powers for the setting and revision of tolls and to make other provision for and in connection with the operation of the bridge; and for connected purposes.
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