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Bus Services Bill [HL] 2016-17

Type of Bill:
Government Bill
Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon
Department for Transport
Chris Grayling
Department for Transport

Progress of the Bill

Bill started in the House of Lords

  1. House of Lords
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  2. House of Commons
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  3. Consideration of Amendments
  4. Royal Assent

Next event

  • Report stage: House of Commons Report stage: House of Commons | 27.03.2017

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons Bill 158 2016-17, as amended in Public Bill Committee | PDF version, 396KB 16.03.2017

Latest news on the Bus Services Bill [HL] 2016-17

The Public Bill Committee has now completed its work and has reported the Bill with amendments to the House, and is no longer able to receive written evidence.


What happens next?


The Bill will next be considered at Report Stage, Legislative Grand Committee, and Third Reading on Monday 27 March 2017. 

Amendments can be made to the Bill at Report Stage. Amendments to be considered are selected by the Speaker 


Certain parts of this Bill have been certified by the Speaker as relating exclusively to England, so the ‘English votes for English laws’ procedure will apply to it in the House of Commons.


The Commons Transport Select Committee has published its report on the Bus Services Bill.

Additional information

Summary of the Bus Services Bill [HL] 2016-17

A Bill to make provision about bus services; and for connected purposes

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