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Protection of Family Homes (Enforcement and Permitted Development) Bill 2016-17

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor:
Steve McCabe

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

  • 2nd reading: House of Commons 2nd reading: House of Commons | 24.03.2017

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons Bill 39 2016-17, as introduced | PDF version, 82KB 21.10.2016

Latest news on the Protection of Family Homes (Enforcement and Permitted Development) Bill 2016-17

This Bill resumed its second reading debate on Friday 25 November 2016 and the debate was provisionally adjourned to Friday 24 March 2017, on which date the debate was adjourned again to be resumed on Friday 24 February 2017.

This Bill was presented to Parliament on Monday 4 July 2016. This is known as the first reading and there was no debate on the Bill at this stage.

This Bill is a Private Member’s Bill. If you wish to know more about this bill please contact its sponsor, Steve McCabe.

Summary of the Protection of Family Homes (Enforcement and Permitted Development) Bill 2016-17

A Bill to make provision about guidance to local authorities on when to take enforcement action for breaches of planning law; to clarify guidance on the scope of permitted development rights; to make provision about rights and entitlements, including of appeal, for people whose homes are affected by such breaches; to make provision for the inspection and regulation of building under the permitted development regime; to establish financial penalties for developers who breach planning law in certain circumstances; and for connected purposes.

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