HS2 Funding Referendum Bill 2014-15
Progress of the Bill
Bill started in the House of Commons
- House of Commons
- House of Lords
- Royal Assent
- 2nd reading: House of Commons 23 January, 2015 | 23.01.2015
|Bill 48 2014-2015, as introduced | PDF version, 77KB||20.01.2015|
Latest news on the HS2 Funding Referendum Bill 2014-15
This Bill was a Private Member’s Bill and was presented to Parliament on 7 July 2014. This is known as the first reading and there was no debate on the Bill at this stage.
A motion for the Bill’s second reading was moved on 23 January 2015, but was withdrawn at the end of the debate.
The 2014-15 session of Parliament has prorogued and this Bill will make no further progress.
Summary of the HS2 Funding Referendum Bill 2014-15A Bill to make provision for a national referendum on whether the proposed construction of the HS2 railway should be supported financially by the UK taxpayer.
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