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Bill documents — Cities and Local Government Devolution Act 2016

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 Cities and Local Government Devolution Act 2016 c.1 01.02.2016

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
Lords HL Bill 80 2015-16 Commons Amendments | PDF version, 268KB 08.12.2015
Commons Bill 97 2015-16 (as amended in Committee) | PDF version, 297KB 18.11.2015
Commons Bill 64 2015-16 (as brought from the Lords) | PDF version, 212KB 23.07.2015
Lords HL Bill 58 2015-16 [as amended on Report] | PDF version, 190KB 15.07.2015
Lords HL Bill 001 2015-16, as introduced | PDF version, 159KB 28.05.2015

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, 545KB) 18.11.2015

Explanatory Notes

Documents to explain the purpose of the Bill.

House Explanatory Notes Date
Lords HL Bill 80 EN 2015-16 | PDF version, 257KB 09.12.2015
Commons Bill 64 EN 2015-16 | PDF version 19.08.2015
Lords HL Bill 001-EN 2015-16 | PDF version, 681KB 28.05.2015

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 HL Bill 80(I) 2015-16 Consideration of Commons Amendments | PDF version, 72KB 12.01.2016
Lords HL Bill 80(a) 2015-16 Consideration of Commons Amendments | PDF version, 75KB 08.01.2016
Commons Consideration of Bill Amendments as at 7 December 2015 | PDF version, 231KB 07.12.2015
Commons Manuscript Amendment 7 December 2015 | PDF version, 132KB 07.12.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 3 December 2015 | PDF version, 229KB 04.12.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 2 December 2015 | PDF version, 230KB 03.12.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at Tuesday 1 December 2015 | PDF version, 218KB 02.12.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 30 November 2015 | PDF version, 212KB 01.12.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 27 November 2015 | PDF version, 144KB 30.11.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 18 November 2015 | PDF version, 144KB 19.11.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 17 November 2015 | PDF version, 137KB 18.11.2015
Commons Committee of the Whole House Amendments as at 17 November 2015 | PDF version, 272KB 17.11.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 13 November 2015 | PDF version, 273KB 16.11.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 12 November 2015 | PDF version, 272KB 12.11.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 9 November 2015 | PDF version, 259KB 10.11.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 3 November 2015 | PDF version 04.11.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 22 October 2015 | PDF version, 204KB 23.10.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 21 October 2015 | PDF version, 200KB 22.10.2015
Commons Committee of the Whole House Amendments as at 21 October 2015 | PDF version, 304KB 21.10.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 19 October 2015 | PDF version, 299KB 20.10.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 16 October 2015 | PDF version, 253KB 19.10.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 15 October 2015 | PDF version, 209KB 16.10.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 14 October 2015 | PDF version, 152KB 15.10.2015
Lords Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Third Reading | PDF version, 158KB 20.07.2015
Lords Amendment to be moved on Third Reading | PDF version, 154KB 17.07.2015
Lords Revised Second Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report | PDF version, 241KB 14.07.2015
Lords Second Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report | PDF version, 252KB 13.07.2015
Lords Revised Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report | PDF version, 248KB 10.07.2015
Lords Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report | PDF version, 216KB 09.07.2015
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report | PDF version, 229KB 08.07.2015
Lords Amendment to be moved on Report | PDF version, 124KB 30.06.2015
Lords Amendment to be moved in Committee [Supplementary to the Third Marshalled List] | PDF version, 159KB 26.06.2015
Lords Third Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee | PDF version, 199KB 25.06.2015
Lords Amendments to be moved in Committee [Supplementary to the Revised Second Marshalled List] | PDF version, 139KB 24.06.2015
Lords Revised Second Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee | PDF version, 203KB 23.06.2015
Lords Second Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee | PDF version, 194KB 22.06.2015
Lords Amendments to be moved in Committee [Supplementary to the Marshalled List] | PDF version, 157KB 19.06.2015
Lords Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee | PDF version, 186KB 18.06.2015
Lords Amendments to be moved in Committee | PDF version, 164KB 17.06.2015

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 on Report (PDF, 261KB) 07.12.2015
Commons Consideration in Committee of the whole House:Selection 2 (PDF, 262KB) 16.11.2015
Commons Consideration in Committee of the whole House:Selection 1 (PDF, 260KB) 20.10.2015

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 Report Stage Proceedings as at 7 December 2015 | PDF version, 199KB 08.12.2015
Commons Committee of the whole House Proceedings as at 17 November 2015 | PDF version, 266KB 18.11.2015
Commons Committee of the whole House Proceedings as at 20 October 2015 | PDF version, 211KB 22.10.2015

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 progress of the Bill 03.12.2015
Commons Briefing on Second Reading 08.10.2015

Library Notes

House of Lords Library Notes aim to be politically impartial and are compiled for Members of Parliament and their staff.

House Library Notes Date
Lords House of Lords Library Note 24.06.2015

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 dated 07/07/2015 from Baroness Williams of Trafford to Lord McKenzie and others regarding issues raised during the Lords Committee stage (PDF, 97KB) 07.07.2015

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