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Bill documents — Counter-Terrorism and Security Act 2015

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
Commons Counter-Terrorism and Security Act 2015 c.6 16.02.2015

Bills

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.

House Bill Date
Commons Bill 171 2014-2015, Lords Amendments to the Bill | PDF version, 153KB 10.02.2015
Lords HL Bill 93 2014-2015, as amended on Report | PDF version, 327KB 05.02.2015
Lords HL Bill 92 2014-2015, [as amended in Committee] | PDF version, 318KB 29.01.2015
Lords HL Bill 75 2014-2015, as introduced | PDF version, 268KB 08.01.2015
Commons Bill 142 2014-2015, as amended in Committee | PDF version, 277KB 18.12.2014
Commons Bill 127 2014-2015, as introduced | PDF version, 277KB 26.11.2014

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
Commons Version of the bill showing changes made in committee (PDF, 449KB) 17.12.2014

Explanatory Notes

Documents prepared by the Government to explain the purpose of the Bill.

House Explanatory Notes Date
Commons Bill 171-EN | PDF version, 49KB 10.02.2015
Lords HL Bill 75-EN 2014-2015 | PDF version, 180KB 08.01.2015
Commons Bill 127-EN 2014-2015 | PDF version 26.11.2014

Amendment papers

Full list of amendment papers relating to the Bill. Individual amendment papers will be replaced with consolidated lists before the amendments are discussed.

House Amendment Paper Date
Lords Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Third Reading | PDF version, 138KB 07.02.2015
Lords Amendments to be moved on Third Reading | PDF version, 159KB 06.02.2015
Lords Revised Second Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report | PDF version, 205KB 04.02.2015
Lords Second Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report | PDF version, 187KB 03.02.2015
Lords Revised Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report | PDF version, 316KB 31.01.2015
Lords Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report | PDF version, 138KB 30.01.2015
Lords Revised Third Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee | PDF version, 212KB 28.01.2015
Lords Third Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee | PDF version, 212KB 27.01.2015
Lords Amendments to be moved in Committee [Supplementary to the Second Marshalled List] | PDF version, 152KB 24.01.2015
Lords Second Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee | PDF version, 265KB 23.01.2015
Lords Amendments to be moved in Committee [Supplementary to the Revised Marshalled List] | PDF version, 252KB 22.01.2015
Lords Amendment to be moved in Committee [Supplementary to the Revised Marshalled List] | PDF version, 149KB 21.01.2015
Lords Revised Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee | PDF version, 276KB 20.01.2015
Lords Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee | PDF version, 284KB 17.01.2015
Lords Amendments to be moved in Committee | PDF version, 180KB 15.01.2015
Commons Consideration of Bill as at 7 January 2015 | PDF version, 158KB 07.01.2015
Commons Consideration of Bill as at 6 January 2015 | PDF version, 194KB 06.01.2015
Commons Provisional Notices of Amendments and Added Names as at 2 January 2015 (PDF, 117KB) 05.01.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments given up to and including 2 January 2015 | PDF version, 187KB 02.01.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 30 December 2014 (PDF, 156KB) 30.12.2014
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 18 December 2014 | PDF version, 132KB 19.12.2014
Commons Committee of the Whole House as at 16 December 2014 | PDF version, 157KB 16.12.2014
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 11 December 2014 | PDF version, 182KB 12.12.2014
Commons Committee of the Whole House as at 15 December 2014 | PDF version, 195KB 12.12.2014
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 10 December 2014 | PDF version, 118KB 11.12.2014
Commons Committee of the Whole House as at 9 December 2014 | PDF version, 150KB 09.12.2014
Commons Notices of Amendments given up to and including 5 December 2014 | PDF version, 152KB 08.12.2014
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 3 December 2014 | PDF version, 81KB 04.12.2014

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.

House Selection of amendments: Commons Date
Commons Consideration of Lords Amendments (PDF, 289KB) 10.02.2015
Commons Consideration on Report (Day 1) (PDF, 409KB) 06.01.2015
Commons Consideration on Report (Day 2) (PDF, 409KB) 06.01.2015
Commons Consideration in Committee of the whole House - Day 2 (PDF, 201KB) 15.12.2014
Commons Consideration in Committee of the whole House - Day 3 (PDF, 202KB) 15.12.2014
Commons Consideration in Committee ; Selection 1 (PDF, 200KB) 08.12.2014

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 Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons Date
Commons Proceedings on Consideration of Lords Amendments as at 10 February 2015 | PDF version, 62KB 11.02.2015
Commons Report Stage Proceedings as at 7 January 2015 | PDF version, 123KB 08.01.2015
Commons Report Stage Proceedings as at 6 January 2015 | PDF version, 153KB 07.01.2015
Commons Committee of the Whole House Proceedings as at 16 December 2014 | PDF version, 155KB 17.12.2014
Commons Committee of the Whole House Proceedings as at 15 December 2014 | PDF version, 149KB 16.12.2014
Commons Committee of the Whole House Proceedings as at 9 December 2014 | PDF version, 115KB 10.12.2014

Briefing papers

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.

House Briefing papers Date
Commons Briefing Paper on Parliamentary Stages 10.02.2015
Commons Briefing on Commons Stages of the Bill 30.12.2014
Commons Briefing Paper on Second Reading 27.11.2014

Impact Assessments

List of related Impact Assessments

House Impact Assessments Date
Impact Assessment: Temporary Exclusion Orders (PDF, 1MB) 26.11.2014
Impact Assessment: Support for people vulnerable to being drawn into terrorism (PDF, 525KB) 26.11.2014
Impact Assessment: Border Security (PDF, 1MB) 25.11.2014
Impact Assessment: British Overseas Territories Citizens (PDF, 528KB) 25.11.2014
Impact Assessment: Prevent (PDF, 866KB) 25.11.2014
Impact Assessment: Privacy and Civil Liberties Board (PDF, 822KB) 25.11.2014
Impact Assessment: Temporary Passport Seizure (PDF, 1MB) 25.11.2014
Impact Assessment: Terrorism Prevention and Investigation Measures (PDF, 1MB) 25.11.2014
Impact Assessment: Internet Protocol Address Resolution (PDF, 1MB) 25.11.2014
Impact Assessment: Kidnap and Ransom (PDF, 1MB) 25.11.2014
Overarching Impact Assessment (PDF, 1MB) 25.11.2014

Will write letters

Occasionally questions put to government Ministers during debates on Bills in either the House of Commons or the House of Lords may be answered by the Minister saying 'I will write to the Hon Member'. Such “will write” replies are not published in Hansard but are placed in the Library of the House concerned and published on the Parliamentary website.

House Will write letters Date
Letter from Karen Bradley MP to Diana Johnson MP and James Brokenshire MP regarding when the Government intends to add Scottish authorities to Schedule 3 of the Counter-Terrorism and Security Bill (PDF, 255KB) 12.01.2015
Letter from James Brokenshire MP to David Hanson MP regarding consultation with the transport industry on provisions of Part 4 of the Counter-Terrorism and Security Bill and an interactive Advance Passenger Information System (PDF, 872KB) 11.12.2014

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