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Bill documents — Energy Act 2008

Bills

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.

House Bill Date
Commons Commons Amendment - html version 20.11.2008
Commons Commons Amendment - pdf version (PDF, 61KB) 20.11.2008
Commons Lords Amendments - html version 07.11.2008
Commons Lords Amendments - pdf version (PDF, 402KB) 07.11.2008
Lords Bill as amended in Grand Committee - html version 29.10.2008
Lords Bill as amended in Grand Committee - pdf version (PDF, 676KB) 29.10.2008
Lords Bill as amended in Grand Committee - html version 03.07.2008
Lords Bill as amended in Grand Committee - pdf version (PDF, 678KB) 03.07.2008
Lords Bill as introduced - html version 02.05.2008
Commons Bill as brought from the Commons - pdf version (PDF, 677KB) 02.05.2008
Commons Bill as brought from the Commons - html version 02.05.2008
Commons Bill as brought from the Commons - pdf version (PDF, 677KB) 02.05.2008
Commons Bill as amended - html version 12.03.2008
Commons Bill as amended - pdf version (PDF, 1MB) 12.03.2008
Commons Bill as introduced - html version 10.01.2008
Commons Bill as introduced - pdf version (PDF, 1MB) 10.01.2008

Explanatory Notes

Documents to explain the purpose of the Bill.

House Explanatory Notes Date
Commons Explanatory Notes on Lords Amendments - html version 07.11.2008
Commons Explanatory Notes on Lords Amendments - pdf version (PDF, 261KB) 07.11.2008
Lords Explanatory Notes to Bill - pdf version (PDF, 800KB) 02.05.2008
Commons Explanatory Note to Bill 53 - html version 10.01.2008
Commons Explanatory Note to Bill 53 - pdf version (PDF, 698KB) 10.01.2008

Amendment papers

Full list of amendment papers relating to the Bill. Individual amendment papers will be replaced with consolidated lists before the amendments are discussed. Page and line references in amendment papers refer to the PDF version of the Bill.

House Amendment Paper Date
Commons Marshalled List for Consideration of Commons Amendment as at 25 November 2008. 26.11.2008
Commons Consideration of Lords Amendments as at 18 November 2008. 18.11.2008
Lords Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Third Reading as at 4 November 2008. 05.11.2008
Lords Revised Second Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report as at 28 October 2008. 28.10.2008
Lords Second Marshalled List of Amendments to be be moved on Report as at 24th October 2008 27.10.2008
Lords Revised Marshalled List of Amendments to be be moved on Report as at 21st October 2008 22.10.2008
Lords Fifth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 27 June 2008 30.06.2008
Lords Fourth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 24 June 2008 25.06.2008
Lords Third Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 20 June 2008 23.06.2008
Lords Second Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 17 June 2008 18.06.2008
Lords Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 10 June 2008 11.06.2008
Commons Consideration of Bill as at 30 April 2008 30.04.2008
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 11 March 2008 12.03.2008
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 11 March 2008 11.03.2008
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 6 March 2008 06.03.2008
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 28 February 2008 28.02.2008
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 26 February 2008 27.02.2008
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 26 February 2008 26.02.2008
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 21 February 2008 21.02.2008
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 19 February 2008 19.02.2008
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 5 February 2008 05.02.2008
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 4 March 2008 04.02.2008

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
Commons Proceedings on Consideration of Lords Amendments as at 18 November 2008 19.11.2008
Commons Report Stage Proceedings as at 30 April 2008 01.05.2008
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 11 March 2008 12.03.2008
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 6 March 2008 07.03.2008
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 4 March 2008 05.03.2008
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 28 February 2008 29.02.2008
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 26 February 2008 27.02.2008
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 19 February 2008 20.02.2008
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 5 February 2008 06.02.2008

Briefing papers

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.

House Briefing papers Date
Commons Research Paper on the Energy Bill: Committee Stage Report 23.04.2008
Commons Research Paper on the Energy Bill 18.01.2008

Written evidence

Written submissions from outside bodies and individuals are circulated to MPs appointed to examine the Bill during committee stage in a Public Bill Committee. The following written submissions were sent to this committee.

House Written evidence Date
Memoranda submitted to the Committee 22.07.2008
Commons Membership of the Committee 22.07.2008

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