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Control of Offshore Wind Turbines Bill 2014-15

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Ballot Bill)
Sponsor:
Mr Christopher Chope

Progress of the Bill

Bill started in the House of Commons

  1. House of Commons
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  2. House of Lords
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  3. Consideration of Amendments
  4. Royal Assent

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons Bill 29 2014-2015, as introduced | PDF version, 76KB 13.01.2015

Latest news on the Control of Offshore Wind Turbines Bill 2014-15

The Bill was presented to Parliament through the ballot procedure on 2 July 2014. This is known as the first reading and there was no debate on the Bill at this stage. The second reading was on 16 January 2015 but was withdrawn at the end of the debate.

The 2014-15 session of Parliament has prorogued and this Bill will make no further progress.

Summary of the Control of Offshore Wind Turbines Bill 2014-15

A Bill to restrict the height, number, location and operation of wind turbines situated off shore within twenty miles of the coast; to restrict subsidies available for such turbines; and to make provision regulating the length, location and environmental impact of cables connecting such turbines to the national grid; and for connected purposes.

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