Protection of Family Homes (Enforcement and Permitted Development) Bill 2016-17
Progress of the Bill
Bill started in the House of Commons
- House of Commons
- House of Lords
- Royal Assent
- 2nd reading: House of Commons 25 November, 2016 | 25.11.2016
- Read debates on all stages of the Protection of Family Homes (Enforcement and Permitted Development) Bill 2016-17
|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 12 May 2017.
However, as a General Election has now been called and Parliament will be dissolved from 3 May 2017, the Bill falls and no further action will be taken.
Summary of the Protection of Family Homes (Enforcement and Permitted Development) Bill 2016-17A 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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