UK Environmental Protection (Maintenance of EU Standards) Bill 2016-17
Progress of the Bill
Bill started in the House of Commons
- House of Commons
- House of Lords
- Royal Assent
- 1st reading: House of Commons 13 July, 2016 | 13.07.2016
- 2nd reading: House of Commons | 12.05.2017
- Read debates on all stages of the UK Environmental Protection (Maintenance of EU Standards) Bill 2016-17
This Bill is being prepared for publication.
Latest news on the UK Environmental Protection (Maintenance of EU Standards) Bill 2016-17
This Bill is expected to have its second reading debate on Friday 12 May 2017.
This Bill was presented to Parliament on Wednesday 13 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. These are often not printed until close to the second reading debate. If the text is not yet available here and you wish to know more about this bill please contact its sponsor, Geraint Davies.
Summary of the UK Environmental Protection (Maintenance of EU Standards) Bill 2016-17A Bill to make provision about the safeguarding of standards of environmental protection derived from European Union legislation, including for water, air, soil, flood protection, and climate change, after the withdrawal of the UK from the EU; and for connected purposes.
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