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Bill documents — Electoral Registration and Administration Act 2013

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 Bill 127 2012-2013, Lords Amendments to the Bill | PDF version, 89KB 25.01.2013
Lords HL Bill 79 (as amended on Report) as at 24 January 2013 | PDF version, 288KB 24.01.2013
Lords Bill 73 2012-2013 (as brought from the Commons) | PDF version, 210KB 15.01.2013
Commons HL Bill 33 2012-2013 (as brought from the Commons on 28 June 2012) | PDF version, 284KB 29.06.2012
Commons Bill 6 2012-2013 (as introduced) | PDF version, 212KB 10.05.2012

Explanatory Notes

Documents to explain the purpose of the Bill.

House Explanatory Notes Date
Commons Bill 127 EN 2012-2013, Explanatory Notes to the Bill | PDF version, 212KB 25.01.2013
Commons HL Bill 33 EN 2012-2013 (Explanatory Note to Bill) | PDF version, 159KB 29.06.2012
Commons Bill 6 EN 2012-2013 (Explanatory Note to Bill) | PDF version, 354KB 10.05.2012

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.

House Amendment Paper Date
Commons Consideration of Lords Amendments as at 29 January 2013 | PDF version, 118KB 29.01.2013
Commons Notices of Amendments given up to and including 25 January 2013 | PDF version, 122KB 28.01.2013
Lords Manuscript Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Third Reading as at 24 January 2013 24.01.2013
Lords Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report as at 21 January 2013 22.01.2013
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report as at 18 January 2013 21.01.2013
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report as at 16 January 2013 17.01.2013
Lords Revised Second Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 10 January 2013 11.01.2013
Lords Supplementary to the second Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 7 January 2013 08.01.2013
Lords Supplementary to the second Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 30 October 2012 31.10.2012
Lords Second Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 29 October 2012 30.10.2012
Lords Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 25 October 2012 26.10.2012
Lords Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 24 October 2012 25.10.2012
Lords Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 23 October 2012 24.10.2012
Lords Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 22 October 2012 23.10.2012
Lords Amendment to be moved in Committee of the Whole House as at 17 October 2012 18.10.2012
Lords Amendment to be moved in Committee of the Whole House as at 10 October 2012 11.10.2012
Commons Committee of the Whole House Amendments as at 27 June 2012 | PDF version, 152KB 27.06.2012
Commons Committee of the Whole House Amendments given on 25 June 2012 | PDF version, 120KB 26.06.2012
Commons Committee of the Whole House Amendments as at 25 June 2012 | PDF version, 46KB 25.06.2012
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 21 June 2012 | PDF version, 112KB 22.06.2012
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 20 June 2012 | PDF version, 103KB 21.06.2012
Commons Committee of the Whole House as at 18 June 2012 | PDF version, 110KB 18.06.2012
Commons Notices of Amendments given up to and including 14 June 2012 | PDF version, 118KB 15.06.2012
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 13 June 2012 | PDF version, 71KB 14.06.2012
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 12 June 2012 | PDF version, 78KB 13.06.2012
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 23 May 2012 | PDF version, 52KB 24.05.2012

Selection of amendments: Commons

In the House of Commons, amendments are grouped together so that amendments relating to a particular topic or issue are discussed together.

House Selection of amendments: Commons Date
Commons Consideration of Lords Amendments (PDF, 21KB) 29.01.2013
Commons Committee of the whole House - Day 3 (PDF, 17KB) 27.06.2012
Commons Committee of the whole House - Day 2 (PDF, 15KB) 25.06.2012
Commons Committee of the whole House - Days 1 and 2 (PDF, 15KB) 18.06.2012

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 29 January 2013 | PDF version, 121KB 30.01.2013
Commons Committee of the Whole House Proceedings as at 27 June 2012 | PDF version, 127KB 28.06.2012
Commons Committee of the Whole House Proceedings as at 25 June 2012 | PDF version, 111KB 26.06.2012
Commons Committee of the Whole House Proceedings as at 18 June 2012 | PDF version, 69KB 19.06.2012

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 Briefing Paper on progress of the Bill 21.06.2012
Commons Briefing Paper on Second Reading 17.05.2012

Select Committee reports

The following select committee reports have been identified as relevant to the debate on the Bill.

House Select Committee report Date
Commons Political and Constitutional Reform Committee: Individual Electoral Registration and Electoral Administration (HC 1463, 2010-12) 21.05.2012
Commons Government response to Political and Constitutional Reform Committee: Individual Electoral Registration and Electoral Administration (HC 1463, 2010-12) Cm 8245 (PDF, 394KB) 21.05.2012

Impact Assessments

List of related Impact Assessments

House Impact Assessments Date
Privacy Impact Assessment Report (PDF, 305KB) 10.05.2012
Equality Impact Assessement (PDF, 168KB) 10.05.2012
Extending Electoral Timetable (PDF, 1MB) 03.05.2012
Individual Electoral Registration (PDF, 219KB) 04.04.2012
Revised Process for Rejected Postal Votes (PDF, 233KB) 28.03.2012

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