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Bill documents — Housing and Planning 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 Housing and Planning Act 2016 c.22 12.05.2016

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 Commons disagreement and reason (PDF, 62KB) 11.05.2016
Commons Bill 177 2015-16, Lords Non-Insistence and Amendment in Lieu | PDF version, 85KB 11.05.2016
Lords HL Bill 123 2015-16, Commons Reason, Insistence and Reasons in Lieu (PDF, 83KB) 10.05.2016
Commons Bill 174 2015-16, Lords Non-Insistence, Insistence, Reasons, Amendments and Amendments in Lieu | PDF version, 124KB 05.05.2016
Lords HL Bill 121 2015-16, Commons Reasons and Amendments (PDF, 88KB) 03.05.2016
Commons Bill 170 2015-16, Lords Amendments to the Bill | PDF version, 255KB 28.04.2016
Lords HL Bill 117 2015-16, as amended on Report | PDF version, 855KB 25.04.2016
Lords HL Bill 110 2015-16 as amended in Committee | PDF version, 776KB 23.03.2016
Lords HL Bill 87 2015-16 | PDF version, 772KB 13.01.2016
Commons Bill 108 2015-16, as amended in Public Bill Committee | PDF version, 607KB 11.12.2015
Commons Bill 75 2015-16 (as introduced) | PDF version, 479KB 13.10.2015

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, 1MB) 11.12.2015

Tracked changes versions of Bills: Lords

Tracked changes versions of the Bill, showing amendments made in Committee, Grand Committee or in Special Public Bill Committee in the House of Lords

House Tracked changes versions of Bills: Lords Date
Lords Version of the bill showing changes made in committee (PDF, 783KB) 24.03.2016

Explanatory Notes

Documents to explain the purpose of the Bill.

House Explanatory Notes Date
Commons Bill 170 2015-16-EN | PDF version, 368KB 28.04.2016
Lords HL Bill 87 EN 2015-16 | PDF version, 1MB 13.01.2016
Commons Bill 75 EN 2015-16 | PDF version, 844KB 13.10.2015

"English votes for English laws"

Under the 'English votes for English laws' procedure, the Speaker certifies Bills, or provisions of Bills, as relating exclusively to England, and/or to England and Wales. The text of certificates issued by the Speaker, and information prepared by the Government on how government amendments affect the territorial application of provisions of the bill, are available here. (Similar information about the bill itself can be found in the Explanatory Notes – see above.).

House English votes for English laws Date
Commons Speaker's Certificate - 4 May 2016 (PDF, 115KB) 16.05.2016
Commons Speaker's Certificate - 11 May 2016 (PDF, 50KB) 12.05.2016
Commons Further written Evidence - Dept for Communities and Local Government (PDF, 139KB) 11.05.2016
Commons Further written Evidence - Dept for Communities and Local Government (PDF, 145KB) 10.05.2016
Commons Further written Evidence - Dept for Communities and Local Government (PDF, 156KB) 03.05.2016
Commons Speaker's Certificate - 12 January 2016 (PDF, 120KB) 12.01.2016
Commons Speakers Revised Provisional Certificate 11 January 2016 (PDF, 121KB) 11.01.2016
Commons Speaker's Provisional Certificate - 4 January 2016 (PDF, 268KB) 04.01.2016
Commons Speaker's Certificate - 27 October 2015 (PDF, 55KB) 14.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence - Dept for Communities and Local Government (PDF, 246KB) 14.12.2015

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 Motion to be moved on consideration of Commons Reasons (PDF, 64KB) 11.05.2016
Commons Manuscript Motion to be moved on Commons Consideration of Lords Message (PDF, 14KB) 11.05.2016
Lords Revised Marshalled List of Motions to be Moved on Consideration of Commons Reasons and Amendments (PDF, 98KB) 10.05.2016
Commons Commons Consideration of Lords Messages as at 9 May 2016 | PDF version, 121KB 09.05.2016
Lords Marshalled List of Motions to be Moved on Consideration of Commons Reasons and Amendments (PDF, 89KB) 09.05.2016
Commons Notices of CCLM Amendments as at 5 May 2016 | PDF version, 122KB 06.05.2016
Lords Revised Marshalled List of Motions and Amendments to be moved on consideration of Commons Reasons and Amendments (PDF, 106KB) 04.05.2016
Lords Marshalled List of Motions and Amendments to be moved on consideration of Commons Reasons and Amendments (PDF, 103KB) 03.05.2016
Commons Commons Consideration of Lords Amendments as at 3 May 2016 | PDF version, 128KB 03.05.2016
Commons CCLA Notices of Amendments as at 28 April 2016 | PDF version, 128KB 29.04.2016
Lords Marshalled List of amendments to be moved on Third Reading (PDF, 75KB) 26.04.2016
Lords Revised Fifth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report (PDF, 138KB) 22.04.2016
Lords Fifth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report (PDF, 133KB) 21.04.2016
Lords Second sheet of manuscript amendments to be moved on Report, supplementary to the Fourth Marshalled List (PDF, 108KB) 20.04.2016
Lords Manuscript amendments to be moved on Report, supplementary to the Fourth Marshalled List (PDF, 96KB) 20.04.2016
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report [Supplementary to the Fourth Marshalled List] (PDF, 50KB) 20.04.2016
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report, supplementary to the Fourth Marshalled List (PDF, 51KB) 19.04.2016
Lords Fourth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report (PDF, 200KB) 18.04.2016
Lords Manuscript amendment to be moved on Report (PDF, 77KB) 17.04.2016
Lords Revised Third Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report (PDF, 213KB) 15.04.2016
Lords Third Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report (PDF, 210KB) 14.04.2016
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report [Supplementary to the Second Marshalled List] (PDF, 79KB) 13.04.2016
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report (PDF, 49KB) 12.04.2016
Lords Second Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report (PDF, 473KB) 11.04.2016
Lords Revised Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report (PDF, 160KB) 08.04.2016
Lords Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report (PDF, 157KB) 07.04.2016
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report (PDF, 51KB) 06.04.2016
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report (PDF, 72KB) 04.04.2016
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report (PDF, 49KB) 01.04.2016
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report (PDF, 73KB) 31.03.2016
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report (PDF, 56KB) 30.03.2016
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report (PDF, 55KB) 29.03.2016
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report (PDF, 82KB) 24.03.2016
Lords Ninth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee (PDF, 135KB) 23.03.2016
Lords Amendments to be moved in Committee, supplementary to the Eighth Marshalled List (PDF, 85KB) 22.03.2016
Lords Manuscript Amendment to be moved in Committee (PDF, 95KB) 21.03.2016
Lords Revised Eighth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee (PDF, 193KB) 18.03.2016
Lords Eighth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee (PDF, 216KB) 17.03.2016
Lords Supplementary to the Seventh Marshalled List (PDF, 58KB) 16.03.2016
Lords Seventh Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee (PDF, 225KB) 15.03.2016
Lords Amendments to be moved in Committee, supplementary to the Sixth Marshalled List (PDF, 70KB) 14.03.2016
Lords Amendments to be moved in Committee, supplementary to the Sixth Marshalled List (PDF, 86KB) 11.03.2016
Lords Sixth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee (PDF, 239KB) 10.03.2016
Lords Amendments to be moved in Committee, supplementary to the Fifth Marshalled List (PDF, 65KB) 09.03.2016
Lords Fifth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee (PDF, 250KB) 08.03.2016
Lords Amendments to be moved in Committee, supplementary to the Fourth Marshalled List (PDF, 70KB) 07.03.2016
Lords Fourth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee (PDF, 292KB) 05.03.2016
Lords Amendments to be moved in Committee, supplementary to the Third Marshalled List (PDF, 69KB) 03.03.2016
Lords Third Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee (PDF, 263KB) 02.03.2016
Lords Amendments to be moved in Committee, supplementary to the Third Marshalled List (PDF, 68KB) 02.03.2016
Lords Amendments to be moved in Committee, supplementary to the Second Marshalled List (PDF, 71KB) 29.02.2016
Lords Second Marshalled List of amendments to be moved in Committee (PDF, 248KB) 26.02.2016
Lords Amendments to be moved in Committee, Supplementary to the Marshalled List (PDF, 89KB) 25.02.2016
Lords Amendments to be moved in Committee, Supplementary to the Marshalled List (PDF, 66KB) 24.02.2016
Lords Amendments to be moved in Committee, Supplementary to the Marshalled List (PDF, 63KB) 23.02.2016
Lords Amendments to be moved in Committee, Supplementary to the Marshalled List (PDF, 64KB) 22.02.2016
Lords Amendments to be moved in Committee, Supplementary to the Marshalled List (PDF, 51KB) 19.02.2016
Lords Amendments to be moved in Committee, Supplementary to the Marshalled List (PDF, 56KB) 18.02.2016
Lords Amendment to be moved in Committee, Supplementary to the Marshalled List (PDF, 51KB) 17.02.2016
Lords Amendments to be moved in Committee, Supplementary to the Marshalled List (PDF, 61KB) 16.02.2016
Lords Amendments to be moved in Committee, Supplementary to the Marshalled List (PDF, 52KB) 15.02.2016
Lords Amendments to be moved in Committee, Supplementary to the Marshalled List (PDF, 52KB) 11.02.2016
Lords Amendments to be moved in Committee, Supplementary to the Marshalled List (PDF, 64KB) 10.02.2016
Lords Manuscript amendments to be moved in Committee, Supplementary to the Marshalled List (PDF, 150KB) 09.02.2016
Lords Amendments to be moved in Committee, Supplementary to the Marshalled List (PDF, 100KB) 09.02.2016
Lords Amendments to be moved in Committee, Supplementary to the Marshalled List (PDF, 192KB) 08.02.2016
Lords Marshalled list of amendments to be moved in Committee (PDF, 164KB) 05.02.2016
Lords Amendments to be moved in Committee (PDF, 69KB) 04.02.2016
Lords Amendments to be moved in Committee (PDF, 53KB) 03.02.2016
Lords Amendments to be moved in Committee (PDF, 56KB) 02.02.2016
Lords Amendments to be moved in Committee (PDF, 67KB) 01.02.2016
Lords Amendments to be moved in Committee (PDF, 67KB) 29.01.2016
Lords Amendments to be moved in Committee (PDF, 101KB) 27.01.2016
Commons Consideration of Bill Amendments as at 12 January 2016 | PDF version, 237KB 12.01.2016
Commons Legislative Grand Committee England and Wales Consent Motion 12 January 2016 (PDF, 90KB) 12.01.2016
Commons Legislative Grand Committee England Consent Motion 12 January 2016 (PDF, 91KB) 12.01.2016
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 8 January 2016 | PDF version, 235KB 11.01.2016
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 7 January 2016 | PDF version, 237KB 08.01.2016
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 6 January 2016 | PDF version, 224KB 07.01.2016
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 5 January 2016 | PDF version, 206KB 06.01.2016
Commons Consideration of Bill Amendments as at 5 January 2016 | PDF version, 466KB 05.01.2016
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 30 December 2015 | PDF version, 476KB 31.12.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 17 December 2015 | PDF version, 472KB 18.12.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 16 December 2015 | PDF version, 360KB 17.12.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 15 December 2015 | PDF version, 134KB 16.12.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 14 December 2015 | PDF version, 129KB 15.12.2015
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 10 December 2015 | PDF version, 325KB 10.12.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 08/12/15 | PDF version, 320KB 09.12.2015
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 08/12/15 | PDF version, 358KB 08.12.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 4 December 2015 | PDF version, 266KB 07.12.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 3 December 2015 | PDF version, 269KB 04.12.2015
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 3 December 2015 | PDF version, 288KB 03.12.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 1 December 2015 | PDF version, 275KB 02.12.2015
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 1 December 2015 | PDF version, 279KB 01.12.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 27 November 2015 | PDF version, 378KB 30.11.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 26 November 2015 | PDF version, 241KB 27.11.2015
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 26 November 2015 | PDF version, 205KB 26.11.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 24 November 2015 | PDF version, 205KB 25.11.2015
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 24 November 2015 | PDF version, 244KB 24.11.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 20 November 2015 | PDF version, 221KB 23.11.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 19 November 2015 | PDF version, 222KB 20.11.2015
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 19 November 2015 | PDF version, 229KB 19.11.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 17 November 2015 | PDF version, 215KB 18.11.2015
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 17 November 2015 | PDF version 17.11.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 10 November 2015 | PDF version, 134KB 11.11.2015
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 10 November 2015 | PDF version 10.11.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 6 November 2015 | PDF version, 130KB 09.11.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 4 November 2015 | PDF version, 130KB 05.11.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 3 November 2015 | PDF version, 137KB 04.11.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 2 November 2015 | PDF version, 137KB 03.11.2015

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 of Lords Message (PDF) 11.05.2016
Commons Consideration of Lords Message (PDF, 265KB) 09.05.2016
Commons Consideration of Lords Amendments (PDF, 346KB) 03.05.2016
Commons Consideration on Report (Day 2) (PDF, 334KB) 11.01.2016
Commons Consideration on Report (Day 1) (PDF, 332KB) 05.01.2016
Commons Consideration in Committee: Selection 7 (PDF, 260KB) 09.12.2015
Commons Consideration in Committee: Selection 6 (PDF, 267KB) 07.12.2015
Commons Consideration in Committee: Selection 5 (PDF, 270KB) 02.12.2015
Commons Consideration in Committee: Selection 4 (PDF, 270KB) 30.11.2015
Commons Consideration in Committee: Selection 3 (PDF, 269KB) 26.11.2015
Commons Consideration in Committee: Selection 2 (PDF, 272KB) 23.11.2015
Commons Consideration in Committee: Selection 1 (PDF, 272KB) 19.11.2015

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 Proceedings on consideration of Lords Messages as at 11 May 2016 | PDF version, 92KB 12.05.2016
Commons Proceedings on consideration of Lords Messages as at 9 May 2016 | PDF version, 120KB 10.05.2016
Commons Proceedings on consideration of Lords Amendments as at 3 May 2016 | PDF version, 125KB 04.05.2016
Commons Report Stage Proceedings as at 12 January 2016 | PDF version, 208KB 13.01.2016
Commons Report Stage Proceedings as at 5 January 2016 | PDF version, 365KB 06.01.2016
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 10 December 2015 | PDF version, 305KB 11.12.2015
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 08/12/15 | PDF version, 141KB 09.12.2015
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 3 December 2015 | PDF version, 137KB 04.12.2015
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 1 December 2015 | PDF version, 144KB 02.12.2015
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 26 November 2015 | PDF version, 128KB 27.11.2015
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 24 November 2015 | PDF version, 142KB 25.11.2015
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 19 November 2015 | PDF version, 116KB 20.11.2015
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 17 November 2015 | PDF version, 93KB 18.11.2015
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 10 November 2015 | PDF version, 109KB 11.11.2015

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 Lords amendments and ping pong 06.05.2016
Commons Briefing Paper on Lords Amendments to the Bill 28.04.2016
Commons Briefing paper on Committee Stage 29.12.2015
Commons Commons Library Briefing Paper on Second Reading 22.10.2015

Press notices

Archive of press notices related to the Bill.

House Press notices Date
Commons Schedule for Evidence Housing and Planning Bill (PDF, 84KB) 09.11.2015

Written evidence

Written submissions from outside bodies and individuals are circulated to MPs appointed to examine the Bill during committee stage in a Public Bill Committee. The following written submissions were sent to this committee.

House Written evidence Date
Commons Written Evidence: consolidated pdf version (PDF, 5MB) 21.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Greater Manchester Combined Authority (HPB 135) 14.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Department for Communities and Local Government on the application of Standing Order 83L to the Housing and Planning Bill as amended (HPB 136) 14.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Durham County Council (HPB 137) 14.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: igloo Regeneration (HPB 138) 14.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Cllr Armorel J Carlyon, Truro City Council (HPB 139) 14.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Levitt Bernstein (HPB 140) 14.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Unit Eleven Housing Co-operative (HPB 141) 14.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Fowzia Hoosain (HPB 142) 14.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Tristan Mackie, Gweek Parish Councillor, and Steering Group Member for Cornwall for Change (HPB 143) 14.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Councillor Saima Ashraf, Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member for Housing, Barking and Dagenham Council (HPB 144) 14.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Places for People (HPB 145) 14.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Theatres Trust (HPB 146) 14.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: English Cities in the Core Cities Group (HPB 147) 14.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Generation Rent (HPB 148) 14.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Intergenerational Foundation (HPB 149) 14.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: North East Chamber of Commerce (HPB 150) 14.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: London Borough of Islington (HPB 151) 14.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Southwark Group of Tenants Organisations (HPB 152) 14.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) (HPB 153) 14.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Councillor Philip Glanville, Cabinet Member for Housing, Hackney Council (HPB 154) 14.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Architects for Social Housing (ASH) (HPB124) 10.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Peabody (HPB125) 10.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Quakers in Britain (HPB126) 10.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: South Norfolk Council (HPB127) 10.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Jack Straw, Chair of the Surrey Planning Working Group (HPB128) 10.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) (HPB129) 10.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: The City of London Law Society - further submission (HPB130) 10.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Anonymous (HPB131) 10.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Cllrs Duffin and Hannaford, Cabinet Members of Cornwall Council (HPB132) 10.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Cllr Gary Suttle, Leader of Purbeck District Council (HPB133) 10.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Herbert Smith Freehills LLP (HPB134) (PDF, 188KB) 10.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: East London Housing Partnership (HPB113) 08.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Camden Association of Street Properties (HPB114) 08.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Longlife Housing Co-operative Limited (HPB115) 08.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: The City of London Law Society (HPB116) 08.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Legal Services, Birmingham City Council (HPB117) 08.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: London Borough of Camden Council (HPB118) 08.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Lewes Price, Ex Health and Safety consultant on fire prevention (HPB119) 08.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Leila Allen (HPB120) 08.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: London Borough of Barnet Council (HPB121) 08.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Northern Housing Consortium (HPB122) 08.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Rescue (The British Archaelogical Trust) (HPB123) 08.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: A secure housing association tenant in London (HPB99) 03.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Hatch Row Housing Co-op (HPB100) 03.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Rosemary C Rylands (HPB101) 03.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: London Councils (HPB102) 03.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Leeds GATE (HPB103) 03.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Citizens Advice Milton Keynes (HPB104) 03.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: National Housing Federation (HPB105) 03.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Shelter (HPB106) 03.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: HARAH (Hampshire Alliance for Rural Affordable Housing) (HPB107) 03.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Red Kite Community Housing (HPB108) 03.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: SHOUT and TPAS (HPB109) 03.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: National Grid (HPB110) 03.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Bristol City Council (HPB111) 03.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Locality (HPB112) 03.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Office of the City Remembrancer, City of London Corporation (HPB94) 01.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: The Law Society of England and Wales (HPB95) 01.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Fairhazel Housing Co-operative (HPB96) 01.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: London Tenants Federation (HPB97) 01.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Historic England (HPB98) 01.12.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Ruston Planning Limited (HPB84) 26.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Showmen's Guild of Great Britain (HPB85) 26.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Federation of Master Builders (HPB86) 26.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: APPG Gypsies Travellers Roma (HPB87) 26.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: TPAS (HPB88) 26.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Future Housing Review (HPB89) 26.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Chartered Institute for Archaeologists (CIfA) (HPB90) 26.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: A carer of a secure housing association tenant in London (submitter wishes to remain anonymous) (HPB91) 26.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Mulberry Housing Co-op (HPB92) 26.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Coin Street Secondary Housing Co-operative and Coin Street Community Builders (HPB93) 26.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Iroko Housing Group (HPB65) 24.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Friends of the Earth England, Wales and Northern Ireland (HPB66) 24.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Age UK (HPB67) 24.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Paul Hodge (HPB68) 24.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: London Gypsy and Traveller Unit (HPB69) 24.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: National Federation of Gypsy Liaison Groups (HPB70) 24.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Waverley Eighth Housing Co-op (HPB71) 24.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: David Cox, Managing Director, Association of Residential Letting Agents (ARLA) (HPB72) 24.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Richard Max and Co Solicitors, specialising in Planning and Compulsory Purchase law (HPB73) 24.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Alison Heine, Heine Planning Consultancy (HPB74) 24.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Lincolnshire Rural Housing Association Ltd (HPB75) 24.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Heathview Housing Cooperative (HPB76) 24.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Tom McCready (HPB77) 24.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Michael Hargreaves Planning (HPB78) 24.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Derbyshire Gypsy Liaison Group (HPB79) 24.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: The Traveller Movement (HPB80) 24.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Hereford Travellers Support (HPB81) 24.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Association of Residential Lettings Agents (ARLA) (HPB82) 24.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Home Group (HPB83) 24.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Mid Sussex District Council (HPB60) 19.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Solihull Council (HPB61) 19.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Shelter (HPB62) 19.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust (HPB63) 19.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Cllr Philippa Roe, Leader, on behalf of Westminster City Council (HPB64) 19.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Mayor of London's office, Greater London Authority (HPB28) 17.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Annex A: Breakdown of Social Housing Types in London by Borough (HPB28a) 17.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Annex B: shared ownership completions map (HPB28b) (PDF, 479KB) 17.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Councillor Philip Glanville, Cabinet Member for Housing, Hackney Council (HPB29) 17.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: The Riverside Group Ltd (HPB30) 17.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Friends, Families and Travellers (HPB31) 17.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Association of Rural Communities (HPB32) 17.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: CBI (HPB33) 17.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Association of Retained Council Housing (HPB34) 17.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Community Law Partnership (HPB35) 17.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Leasehold Knowledge Partnership (HPB36) 17.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Electrical Safety First (HPB37) 17.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Retirement Housing Group (HPB38) 17.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Council of Mortgage Lenders (HPB39) 17.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Sedgemoor District Council (HPB41) 17.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: London Borough of Tower Hamlets (HPB42) 17.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Pearman St Cooperative Ltd (HPB43) 17.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Araba Taylor (HPB44) 17.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Finsbury Park Housing Co-operative (HPB45) 17.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Wildlife and Countryside Link (HPB46) 17.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: The Woodland Trust (HPB47) 17.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Campaign to Protect Rural England (HPB48) 17.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Chartered Institute of Housing (HPB49) 17.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Town and Country Planning Association (HPB50) 17.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Miller Walk Housing Co-operative Ltd (HPB51) 17.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Rentplus (HPB52) 17.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Gary Jones (HPB53) 17.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Capsticks LLP (HPB54) 17.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Vine Housing Co-operative (HPB55) 17.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Edward Henry House Co-operative (HPB56) 17.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Mike Kiely, Chair of the Board, Planning Officers Society (HPB57) 17.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Campaign for the Abolition of Residential Leasehold (CARL) (HPB58) 17.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) (HPB59) 17.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Emily Moore (HPB01) 10.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Michael Pollard (HPB02) 10.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Phillip Purves (HPB03) 10.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Crisis (HPB04) 10.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Ruth and Bryan Haines (HPB05) 10.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Paul Stockton (HPB06) 10.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Residential Landlords Association (HPB07) 10.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: National Infrastructure Planning Association (NIPA) (HPB08) 10.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Milton Keynes Council (HPB09) 10.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Social Housing Under Threat (SHOUT) (HPB10) 10.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Leathermarket JMB (HPB11) 10.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Daniel Scharf (HPB12) 10.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Housing Law Practitioners Association (HPB13) 10.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: London First (HPB14) 10.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Joseph Rowntree Foundation (HPB15) 10.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: One Housing (HPB16) 10.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Anthony Collins Solicitors LLP (HPB17) 10.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Palm Housing Co-operative (HPB18) 10.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: National Housing Federation (HPB19) 10.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Roger and Jane Clemas, Directors of Berrow Developments Ltd (HPB20) 10.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Country Land and Business Association Limited (CLA) (HPB21) 10.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Pocket Living Ltd (HPB22) 10.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: David Vickery (HPB23) (PDF, 55KB) 10.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Association of Directors of Environment, Economy, Planning and Transport (ADEPT) (HPB24) 10.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: British Property Federation (HPB25) 10.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: London Chamber of Commerce and Industry (HPB26) 10.11.2015
Commons Written Evidence: National Federation of ALMOs (HPB27) 10.11.2015

Impact Assessments

List of related Impact Assessments

House Impact Assessments Date
High Income Social Tenants (PDF, 231KB) 25.02.2016
Approval condition where a development order grants permission for building (PDF, 230KB) 11.02.2016
Nationally significant infrastructure projects and housing (PDF, 175KB) 02.02.2016
Housing and Planning Bill Impact Assessment: as introduced in the House of Lords (PDF, 1MB) 13.01.2016
Permission in principle for development plans and brownfield registers (PDF, 192KB) 06.01.2016
Housing Bill – private rented sector provisions (PDF, 229KB) 06.01.2016
Nationally Significant Infrastructure Projects and Housing (PDF, 468KB) 10.12.2015
Housing Bill– Private Rented Sector Provisions (PDF, 1MB) 16.11.2015
Approval condition where a development order grants permission for building (PDF, 244KB) 27.10.2015
Permission in principle for development plans and brownfield registers (PDF, 416KB) 23.10.2015
Housing and Planning Bill (PDF, 789KB) 19.10.2015
Technical Improvements to Compulsory Purchase Powers (PDF, 180KB) 29.09.2015
Technical Improvements to Compulsory Purchase Powers (PDF, 427KB) 01.08.2015

Legislative Consent Resolutions

These ‘legislative consent’ resolutions (also known as “Sewel motions”) are the formal way in which the Scottish Parliament, the National Assembly for Wales and Northern Ireland Assembly give their assent to the UK Parliament legislating on devolved matters.

House Legislative Consent Resolutions Date
Commons The National Assembly for Wales:17 March 2016 (PDF, 2MB) 22.03.2016
Commons National Assembly for Wales 23 February 2016 (PDF, 802KB) 26.02.2016
Commons Northern Ireland Assembly - 3 February 2016 (PDF, 115KB) 08.02.2016

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 11/05/2016 from Baroness Williams of Trafford to Lord Kennedy of Southwark regarding home building organisations who do not support the measures proposed in amendment 108 (carbon compliance standards for new homes) (PDF, 461KB) 11.05.2016
Letter dated 05/05/2016 from Baroness Williams of Trafford to Lord Kennedy of Southwark regarding the fourth day of Report stage of the Housing and Planning Bill (PDF, 516KB) 05.05.2016
Letter dated 26/04/2016 from Baroness Williams of Trafford to Baroness Gardner of Parkes and others regarding the Report stage of the Housing and Planning Bill (PDF, 870KB) 26.04.2016
Letter from Baroness Williams of Trafford to Members regarding the final day of Report of the Bill. (PDF, 97KB) 25.04.2016
Letter dated 19/04/2016 from Baroness Williams of Trafford to various peers regarding issues raised during the Committee Stage on 08/03/2016 (PDF, 163KB) 19.04.2016
Letter dated 18/04/2016 from Baroness Williams of Trafford to Members setting out further details of the policy intention concerning High Income Social Tenants (MSWORD, 69KB) 18.04.2016
Letter dated 13/04/2016 from Baroness Williams of Trafford regarding the Housing and Planning Bill: high value assets (PDF, 102KB) 13.04.2016
Letter dated 08/04/2016 from Baroness Williams of Trafford to Members regarding the Housing and Planning Bill Committee sitting six: high income social tenants and restricting lifetime tenancies and succession (PDF, 186KB) 08.04.2016
Letter dated 08/04/2016 from Baroness Williams of Trafford to Members regarding the Housing and Planning Bill Committee sitting seven: Part 5, neighbourhood planning and local plans (PDF, 477KB) 08.04.2016
Letter dated 08/04/2016 from Baroness Williams of Trafford to Members regarding the Housing and Planning Bill Committee sitting eight: Part 6 - Planning in England (PDF, 173KB) 08.04.2016
Letter dated 08/04/2016 from Baroness Williams of Trafford to Members regarding the Housing and Planning Bill Committee sitting nine: Parts 6 to 9 (PDF, 167KB) 08.04.2016
Letter dated 04/04/2016 from Baroness Williams of Trafford to Baroness Hollis of Heigham regarding right to buy and the prevention of fraud (PDF, 503KB) 04.04.2016
Letter dated 04/04/2016 from Baroness Williams of Trafford to Lord Flight regarding use of council tax registration to collect housing tenure information (PDF, 356KB) 04.04.2016
Letter dated 10/03/2016 from Baroness Williams of Trafford to Lord Campbell-Savours regarding the starter homes initiative in the Housing and Planning Bill (PDF, 451KB) 10.03.2016
Letter dated 25/02/2016 from Baroness Williams of Trafford to colleagues regarding issues raised during the first sitting of the Lords Committee Stage of the Housing and Planning Bill on 9 Feb 2016 (PDF, 1MB) 25.02.2016
Letter dated 09/06/2015 from Baroness Williams of Trafford to Baroness Hollis of Heigham regarding the Right to Buy (PDF, 361KB) 09.06.2015

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