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Transparency of Lobbying, Non-party Campaigning and Trade Union Administration Act 2014

Type of Bill:
Government Bill
Sponsors:
Mr Andrew Lansley
Office of the Leader of the House of Commons
Lord Wallace of Tankerness
Cabinet Office

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

Last event

Act of Parliament

House Act Date
Commons Transparency of Lobbying, Non-Party Campaigning and Trade Union Administration Act 2014 c.4 05.02.2014

Latest news on the Transparency of Lobbying, Non-party Campaigning and Trade Union Administration Act 2014

Following agreement by both Houses on the text of the Bill it received Royal Assent on 30 January. The Bill is now an Act of Parliament (law).

 

Summary of the Transparency of Lobbying, Non-party Campaigning and Trade Union Administration Act 2014

The Bill

  • introduces a statutory register of consultant lobbyists and establishes a Registrar to enforce the registration requirements
  • regulates more closely election campaign spending by those not standing for election or registered as political parties 
  • strengthens the legal requirements placed on trade unions in relation to their obligation to keep their list of members up to date.

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