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
- 2nd reading: House of Commons | 24.02.2017
- 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 3 February 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 2016-17A 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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