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Bill documents — Consumer Rights Act 2015

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
Commons Consumer Rights Act 2015 c.15 30.03.2015

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 177 2014-15, Lords Non-Insistence and Amendments in Lieu | PDF version, 129KB 25.02.2015
Lords HL Bill 81 2014-2015, Commons Disagreement and Reason | PDF version, 66KB 14.01.2015
Commons Bill 134 2014-2015, Lords Amendments to the Consumer Rights Bill | PDF version, 140KB 10.12.2014
Lords HL Bill 64 2014-15, as amended on Report | PDF version, 572KB 27.11.2014
Lords HL Bill 52 2014-15, as amended in Grand Committee | PDF version, 552KB 06.11.2014
Lords HL Bill 029 2014-15, as brought from the Commons | PDF version, 539KB 18.06.2014
Commons Bill 003 2014-15, as introduced | PDF version, 534KB 05.06.2014
Commons Bill 180 2013-14, as amended in Public Bill Committee | PDF version, 520KB 14.03.2014
Commons Bill 161 2013-14 (as introduced) | PDF version, 527KB 23.01.2014

Tracked changes versions of Bills: Commons

Tracked changes versions of the Bill, showing amendments made in Committee of the whole House and in Public Bill Committees in the House of Commons

House Tracked changes versions of Bills: Commons Date
Commons Version of the bill showing changes made in committee (PDF, 938KB) 14.03.2014

Explanatory Notes

Documents to explain the purpose of the Bill.

House Explanatory Notes Date
Commons Bill 134-EN 2014-2015, Explanatory Notes on Lords Amendments | PDF version, 48KB 10.12.2014
Lords HL Bill 029-EN 2014-15 | PDF version, 368KB 18.06.2014
Commons Bill 003-EN 2014-15 | PDF version 05.06.2014
Commons Bill 161 EN 2013-14 | PDF version, 641KB 23.01.2014

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 Message as at 9 March 2015 (Revised with Programme Motion) | PDF version, 114KB 09.03.2015
Commons Consideration of Lords Message as at 9 March 2015 | PDF version, 105KB 07.03.2015
Lords Marshalled List of Motions to be moved on consideration of Commons Reason | PDF version, 207KB 24.02.2015
Lords Motion to be moved on consideration of Commons Reasons | PDF version, 199KB 21.02.2015
Lords Motion to be moved on consideration of Commons Reasons | PDF version, 187KB 13.02.2015
Commons Consideration of Lords Amendments as at 12 January 2015 | PDF version, 116KB 10.01.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments given up to and including 8 January 2015 | PDF version, 16KB 09.01.2015
Commons Provisional Notices of Amendments and Added Names as at 8 January 2015 (PDF, 104KB) 08.01.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 7 January 2015 | PDF version, 91KB 08.01.2015
Lords Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Third Reading | PDF version, 138KB 06.12.2014
Lords Amendments to be moved on Third Reading | PDF version, 150KB 03.12.2014
Lords Amendments to be moved on Third Reading | PDF version, 146KB 02.12.2014
Lords Third Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report | PDF version 25.11.2014
Lords Amendment to be moved on Report [Supplementary to the Second Marshalled List] | PDF version, 130KB 22.11.2014
Lords Second Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report | PDF version, 260KB 21.11.2014
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report [Supplementary to the Marshalled List] | PDF version, 170KB 20.11.2014
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report [Supplementary to the Marshalled List] | PDF version, 200KB 19.11.2014
Lords Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report | PDF version, 224KB 18.11.2014
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report | PDF version, 152KB 14.11.2014
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report | PDF version, 182KB 13.11.2014
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report | PDF version, 165KB 12.11.2014
Lords Eighth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee 04.11.2014
Lords Amendment to be moved in Grand Committee [Supplementary to the Seventh Marshalled List] 01.11.2014
Lords Seventh Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee 31.10.2014
Lords Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee [Supplementary to the Sixth Marshalled List] 29.10.2014
Lords Sixth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee 28.10.2014
Lords Revised Fifth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee 25.10.2014
Lords Fifth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee 24.10.2014
Lords Amendment to be moved in Grand Committee [Supplementary to the Fourth Marshalled List] 23.10.2014
Lords Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee [Supplementary to the Fourth Marshalled List] 22.10.2014
Lords Fourth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee 21.10.2014
Lords Third Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee 17.10.2014
Lords Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee [Supplementary to the Second Marshalled List] 16.10.2014
Lords Second Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee 14.10.2014
Lords Revised Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee 11.10.2014
Lords Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee 10.10.2014
Lords Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee 09.10.2014
Lords Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee 08.10.2014
Lords Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee 07.10.2014
Lords Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee 30.09.2014
Lords Amendment to be moved in Grand Committee 16.09.2014
Lords Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee 12.09.2014
Lords Amendment to be moved in Grand Committee 06.08.2014
Lords Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee 01.08.2014
Lords Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee 31.07.2014
Lords Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee 09.07.2014
Lords Amendment to be moved in Grand Committee 05.07.2014
Commons Consideration of Bill as at 16 June 2014 | PDF version, 57KB 16.06.2014
Commons Provisional Notices of Amendments and Added Names as at 13 June 2014 (PDF, 27KB) 13.06.2014
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 11 June 2014 | PDF version, 108KB 12.06.2014
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 9 June 2014 | PDF version, 157KB 10.06.2014
Commons Notices of Amendments given up to and including 6 June 2014 | PDF version, 144KB 09.06.2014
Commons Consideration of Bill as at 13 May 2014 | PDF version, 209KB 13.05.2014
Commons Notices of Amendments given up to and including 9 May 2014 | PDF version, 205KB 12.05.2014
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 8 May 2014 | PDF version, 119KB 09.05.2014
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 7 May 2014 | PDF version, 108KB 08.05.2014
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 6 May 2014 | PDF version, 131KB 07.05.2014
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 28 April 2014 | PDF version, 105KB 29.04.2014
Notices of Amendments given on 3 April 2014 | PDF version, 97KB 04.04.2014
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 19 March 2014 | PDF version, 111KB 20.03.2014
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 17 March 2014 | PDF version, 106KB 18.03.2014
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 14 March 2014 | PDF version, 95KB 17.03.2014
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 13 March 2014 | PDF version, 99KB 14.03.2014
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 13 March 2014 | PDF version, 118KB 13.03.2014
Commons Public Bill Amendments as at 11 March 2014 | PDF version, 177KB 11.03.2014
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 7 March 2014 | PDF version, 103KB 10.03.2014
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments given on 6 March 2014 | PDF version, 131KB 07.03.2014
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 6 March 2014 | PDF version, 180KB 06.03.2014
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 4 March 2014 | PDF version, 197KB 04.03.2014
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 27 February 2014 | PDF version, 133KB 28.02.2014
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 27 February 2014 | PDF version, 177KB 27.02.2014
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 25 February 2014 | PDF version, 185KB 25.02.2014
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 20 February 2014 | PDF version, 30KB 21.02.2014
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 13 February 2014 | PDF version, 31KB 13.02.2014
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 11 February 2014 | PDF version, 33KB 11.02.2014

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 Message (PDF, 82KB) 09.03.2015
Commons Consideration of Lords Message (PDF, 144KB) 12.01.2015
Commons Consideration on Report: Second Day (PDF, 140KB) 16.06.2014
Commons Consideration on Report - First Day (PDF, 141KB) 13.05.2014
Commons Consideration in Committee: Selection 6 (PDF, 8KB) 12.03.2014
Commons Consideration in Committee: Selection 5 (PDF, 9KB) 10.03.2014
Commons Consideration in Committee: Selection 4 (PDF, 60KB) 06.03.2014
Commons Consideration in Committee: Selection 3 (PDF, 12KB) 03.03.2014
Commons Consideration in Committee: Selection 2 (PDF, 14KB) 26.02.2014
Commons Consideration in Committee: Selection 1 (PDF, 53KB) 24.02.2014

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 Message as at 9 March 2015 | PDF version, 93KB 10.03.2015
Commons Proceedings on Consideration of Lords Amendments as at 12 January 2015 | PDF version, 100KB 13.01.2015
Commons Report Stage Proceedings as at 16 June 2014 | PDF version, 50KB 17.06.2014
Commons Report Stage Proceedings as at 13 May 2014 | PDF version, 191KB 14.05.2014
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 13 March 2014 | PDF version, 102KB 14.03.2014
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 11 March 2014 | PDF version, 143KB 12.03.2014
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 6 March 2014 | PDF version, 140KB 07.03.2014
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 4 March 2014 | PDF version, 119KB 05.03.2014
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 27 February 2014 | PDF version, 113KB 28.02.2014
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 25 February 2014 | PDF version, 110KB 26.02.2014
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 13 February 2014 | PDF version, 19KB 14.02.2014
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 11 February 2014 | PDF version, 116KB 12.02.2014

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 Lords Amendments to the Bill 19.12.2014
Lords Library Note 2014/023 26.06.2014
Commons Committee Stage Report 08.05.2014
Commons Briefing Paper on Second Reading 27.01.2014

Press notices

Archive of press notices related to the Bill.

House Press notices Date
Commons Consumer Rights Bill evidence programme announced 10.02.2014
Commons Have your say on the Consumer Rights Bill 31.01.2014

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
Commons Written Evidence: Consolidated pdf version (PDF, 2MB) 19.03.2014
Commons Written Evidence: Financial Services Consumer Panel CR28 18.03.2014
Commons Written Evidence: Scott Mycock and David Weston CR25 13.03.2014
Commons Written Evidence: Ticketmaster UK Limited CR26 13.03.2014
Commons Written Evidence: Energy UK CR27 13.03.2014
Commons Written Evidence: Office of Fair Trading CR24 06.03.2014
Commons Written Evidence: David Peacock CR22 05.03.2014
Commons Written Evidence: Newspaper Society and the Newspaper Publishers Association CR23 05.03.2014
Commons Written Evidence: Confederation of British Industry CR09 27.02.2014
Commons Written Evidence: The Glass and Glazing Federation (GGF) CR10 27.02.2014
Commons Written Evidence: Mobile Broadband Group CR11 27.02.2014
Commons Written Evidence: British Bankers' Association (BBA) CR12 27.02.2014
Commons Written Evidence: Advertising Standards Authority CR13 27.02.2014
Commons Written Evidence: Alan Moss CR14 27.02.2014
Commons Written Evidence: UK Interactive Entertainment CR15 27.02.2014
Commons Written Evidence: National Franchised Dealers Association (NFDA) CR16 27.02.2014
Commons Written Evidence: Symantec CR17 27.02.2014
Commons Written Evidence: U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform CR18 (PDF, 256KB) 27.02.2014
Commons Written Evidence: Microsoft Ltd CR19 27.02.2014
Commons Written Evidence: techUK CR20 27.02.2014
Commons Written Evidence: Christopher Burley CR21 27.02.2014
Commons Written Evidence: The Law Commission CR01 12.02.2014
Commons Written Evidence: Scottish Law Commission CR02 12.02.2014
Commons Written Evidence: Andrew Tettenborn CR03 12.02.2014
Commons Written Evidence: Association of British Insurers CR04 12.02.2014
Commons Written Evidence: Which? CR05 12.02.2014
Commons Written Evidence: Finance and Leasing Association CR06 12.02.2014
Commons Written Evidence: Trevor Mayes CR07 12.02.2014
Commons Written Evidence: Citizens Advice CR08 12.02.2014

Legislative Consent Resolutions

These ‘legislative consent’ resolutions (also known as “Sewel motions”) are the formal way in which the Scottish Parliament, the National Assembly for Wales and Northern Ireland Assembly give their assent to the UK Parliament legislating on devolved matters.

House Legislative Consent Resolutions Date
Commons National Assembly for Wales - 26 November 2014 (PDF) 12.02.2015

Will write letters

Occasionally questions put to government Ministers during debates on Bills in either the House of Commons or the House of Lords may be answered by the Minister saying 'I will write to the Hon Member'. Such “will write” replies are not published in Hansard but are placed in the Library of the House concerned and published on the Parliamentary website.

House Will write letters Date
Letter on guidance for estate agents: sale by tender/buyer pays fee. (PDF, 781KB) 16.12.2014
Guidance for estate agents: sale by tender/buyer pays fee. (PDF, 812KB) 16.12.2014
Letter from Baroness Neville-Rolfe to Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town regarding enhanced consumer measures and private actions in competition law (PDF, 55KB) 10.11.2014
Letter from Baroness Neville-Rolfe to Lord Clarke of Hampstead regarding Royal Mail Universal Services (PDF, 104KB) 03.11.2014
Letter from Baroness Neville-Rolfe to Lord Stevenson of Balmacara regarding the Grand Committee debate on the Consumer Rights Bill and the enforcement of current legislation on ticket resale (PDF, 58KB) 28.10.2014
Letter from Lord Gardiner of Kimble to Baroness Howe of Idlicote regarding the second reading of the Consumer Rights Bill - financial transaction blocking and child internet safety. (PDF, 545KB) 14.07.2014

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