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Water Bill 2013-14

Type of Bill:
Government Bill
Sponsors:
Owen Paterson
Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs
Lord de Mauley
Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs

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

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Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons Bill 201 2013-2014, Lords Amendments to the Bill | PDF version, 226KB 10.04.2014

Latest news on the Water Bill 2013-14

Final amendments were made to the Bill during the third reading on 8 April.

The Bill will now go to the Commons for consideration of Lords amendments.

Summary of the Water Bill 2013-14

To make provision about the water industry; about compensation for modification of licences to abstract water; about main river maps; about records of waterworks; for the regulation of the water environment; about the provision of flood insurance for household premises; about internal drainage boards; about Regional Flood and Coastal Committees; and for connected purposes.

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