Secondary navigation

Local Government Finance Bill 2016-17

Type of Bill:
Government Bill
Sponsor:
Sajid Javid
Communites and Local Government

Progress of the Bill

Bill started in the House of Commons

  1. House of Commons
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  2. House of Lords
    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 | Date to be announced

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons Bill 142 2016-17 (as amended in Public Bill Committee) | PDF version, 329KB 21.02.2017

Latest news on the Local Government Finance Bill 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 and Third Reading. The date for remaining stages has not yet been announced. 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.
 

Additional information

Summary of the Local Government Finance Bill 2016-17

A Bill To Make provision about non-domestic rating in England; to amend Chapter 4ZA of Part 1 of the Local Government Finance Act 1992; to confer power on the Greater London Authority and certain local authorities in England to impose levies on non-domestic ratepayers to raise money for expenditure on projects expected to promote economic development; to confer power on certain local authorities in England to impose a levy on persons with certain property interests in a business improvement district to finance projects to be carried out in the district; and for connected purposes.

Stay up to date

Keep up to date with the progress of Bills going through Parliament. Sign up for email alerts or use our RSS feeds.

Related information

Guide to the passage of a Bill

Find out what happens at each stage of a Public Bill’s journey through Parliament with the Passage of a Bill guide.

When does a Bill become law?

Explanation of what happens after Bills have been passed, and when laws may change.

Human rights

Do you have expertise or a special interest in human rights? The Joint Committee on Human Rights scrutinises the human rights implications of Government Bills.