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Bill documents — Transport for London Act 2008

Act of Parliament

Full text of the Act of Parliament as passed by Parliament (this is the Act in its original state. The Act may have been amended by another Act and any such amendments are not shown in this version).

House Act of Parliament Date
Transport for London Act 2008 (c. i) - html version 22.05.2008
Transport for London Act 2008 (c. i) - pdf version (PDF, 195KB) 22.05.2008

Bills (with Explanatory Memorandum)

Full text of the Bill as introduced and further versions of the Bill as it is reprinted to include amendments made during its passage through Parliament. The explanatory memorandum, which appears before the text of the bill, explains the bill’s purpose in detail and includes a statement as to the Bill’s compliance with the European Convention on Human Rights.

House Bill Date
Commons Bill as amended in Committee in the House of Commons - html version 25.04.2008
Commons Bill as amended in Committee in the House of Commons - pdf version (PDF, 315KB) 21.04.2008
Lords Bill brought from the House of Lords - html version 02.05.2007
Lords Bill brought from the House of Lords - pdf version (PDF, 322KB) 02.05.2007
Lords Lords Bill as amended in Committee - pdf version (PDF, 322KB) 05.04.2007
Lords Lords Bill as amended in Committee - html version 05.04.2007
Lords Bill as introduced into the House of Lords - pdf version (PDF, 272KB) 26.11.2005
Lords Bill as introduced into the House of Lords - html version 26.11.2005
Text of Bill as deposited in Parliament in Nov 2005 - pdf version (PDF, 271KB) 25.11.2005
Text of Bill as deposited in Parliament in Nov 2005 - html version 25.11.2005

Government reports

The Government is required to make a report on the promoters’ statement of compatibility with the European Convention on Human Rights as soon as the bill has received a first reading. If the Government wishes to make its views about the provisions of a bill known it does so by making one or more further reports which are considered by a Committee on the Bill in the House to which the report is made.

House Government report Date
Commons Report on European Convention on Human Rights compliance to the House of Commons from the Department for Transport 08.05.2007
Lords 3rd Report from the Secretary of State for Transport to the House of Lords (PDF, 28KB) 06.03.2007
Lords 2nd Report from the Secretary of State for Transport to the House of Lords (PDF, 40KB) 20.10.2006
Lords 1st Report from the Secretary of State for Transport to the House of Lords (PDF, 59KB) 05.10.2006
Lords Report on European Convention on Human Rights compliance from the Department for Transport to the House of Lords (PDF, 103KB) 24.01.2006

Petitions against the Bill

It is open to any individual, group of individuals or organisation ‘directly and specially affected’ by the provisions of a private or hybrid bill to voice their objections in a petition against that bill.

House Petition against the Bill Date
Commons Commons Petition No. 2 (PDF, 234KB)
Petitioner: The Council of the London Borough of Barnet; Agent: Winckworth Sherwood
14.05.2007
Commons Commons Petition No. 1 (PDF, 107KB)
Petitioner: The London Cab Drivers Club Limited; Agent: Alan Fleming
03.05.2007
Lords Lords Petition No. 3 (withdrawn) (PDF, 27KB)
Petitioner: The Licensed Private Hire car Association; Agent: Robin Hulf. Withdrawn: 16.10.07
06.02.2007
Lords Lords Petition No. 4 (PDF, 85KB)
Petitioner: The Council of the London Borough of Barnet; Agent: Winckworth Sherwood
06.02.2007
Lords Lords Petition No. 2 (PDF, 63KB)
Petitioner: The London Cab Drivers Club Limited; Agent: Alan Fleming
03.02.2007
Lords Lords Petition No. 1 (PDF, 20KB)
Petitioner: Licensed Taxi Drivers' Association; Agent: Gavin Devine
01.02.2006

Committee reports

The Committees which consider this Bill may produce special reports on their conclusions. These Committees may also amend or reject the Bill they are considering without producing a report.

House Committee report Date
Lords Special Report from the House of Lords Unopposed Bill Committee - html version 22.03.2007
Lords Special Report from the House of Lords Unopposed Bill Committee - pdf version (PDF, 111KB) 22.03.2007

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