Bill documents — National Citizen Service Bill [HL] 2016-17
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.
|Bill 130 2016-17 (as amended in Committee) | PDF version, 100KB||24.01.2017|
|Bill 114 2016-17, as brought from the Lords | PDF version, 102KB||14.12.2016|
|HL Bill 82 (as amended on Report) | PDF version, 92KB||07.12.2016|
|HL Bill 64 (as introduced) | PDF version, 93KB||11.10.2016|
Documents to explain the purpose of the Bill.
|Bill 114 EN 2016-17 | PDF version, 296KB||14.12.2016|
|HL Bill 64 Explanatory Notes | PDF version, 683KB||11.10.2016|
"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|
|Speaker's Certificate - 11 January 2017 (PDF, 47KB)||12.01.2017|
Full list of amendment papers relating to the Bill. Individual amendment papers will be replaced with consolidated lists before the amendments are discussed.
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|
|Consideration in Committee: Selection 1 (PDF, 259KB)||23.01.2017|
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considered at each sitting and show whether it was agreed to, negatived (not agreed), not called, not moved or withdrawn.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|
|Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 24 January 2017 | PDF version, 128KB||25.01.2017|
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.
|Briefing Paper on Second Reading||09.01.2017|
Archive of press notices related to the Bill.
|Have your say on the National Citizen Service Bill||17.01.2017|
House of Lords Library Notes aim to be politically impartial and are compiled for Members of Parliament and their staff.
|National Citizen Service Bill: Briefing for Lords Stages||20.10.2016|
Will write letters
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