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Bill documents — National Insurance Contributions 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 National Insurance Contributions Act 2015 c.5 16.02.2015

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 161 2014-15, Lords Amendments to the Bill | PDF version, 96KB 22.01.2015
Lords HL Bill 74 2014-15, as amended on Report | PDF version, 168KB 07.01.2015
Lords HL Bill 55 2014-15, as brought from the Commons | PDF version, 156KB 12.11.2014
Commons Bill 106 2014-15, as amended in Public Bill Committee | PDF version, 165KB 23.10.2014
Commons Bill 80 2014-15 (as introduced) | PDF version, 165KB 17.07.2014

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, 245KB) 23.10.2014

Explanatory Notes

Documents to explain the purpose of the Bill.

House Explanatory Notes Date
Commons Bill 161 2014-15, Explanatory Notes on Lords Amendments to the Bill | PDF version, 15KB 22.01.2015
Lords HL Bill 55-EN 2014-15, Explanatory Notes to the Bill | PDF version, 178KB 12.11.2014
Commons Bill 80 2014-15 EN | PDF version, 138KB 17.07.2014

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
Lords Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report | PDF version, 152KB 02.01.2015
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report | PDF version, 168KB 23.12.2014
Lords Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee | PDF version, 122KB 12.12.2014
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 21 October 2014 | PDF version, 145KB 21.10.2014
Commons Notices of Amendments given up to and including 17 October 2014 | PDF version, 146KB 20.10.2014
Commons Provisional Notices of Amendments and Added Names as at 17 October 2014 (PDF, 135KB) 17.10.2014
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 16 October 2014 | PDF version, 109KB 17.10.2014
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 15 October 2014 | PDF version, 128KB 16.10.2014

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 Amendments (PDF, 402KB) 02.02.2015
Commons Consideration in Committee: Selection 1 (PDF, 65KB) 20.10.2014

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 Amendments as at 3 February 2015 | PDF version, 62KB 04.02.2015
Commons Report Stage Proceedings as at 11 November 2014 | PDF version, 62KB 12.11.2014
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 21 October 2014 | PDF version, 138KB 22.10.2014

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 parliamentary scrutiny of the Bill 30.10.2014
Commons Briefing Paper on Second Reading 21.08.2014

Press notices

Archive of press notices related to the Bill.

House Press notices Date
Commons National Insurance Contributions Bill evidence programme announced 17.10.2014
Commons Have your say on the National Insurance Contributions Bill 10.09.2014

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 version (PDF, 1MB) 27.10.2014
Commons Written Evidence: Low Incomes Tax Reform Group NI01 22.10.2014
Commons Written Evidence: Chartered Institute of Taxation NI02 22.10.2014
Commons Written Evidence: Chartered Institute of Taxation NI03 22.10.2014
Commons Written Evidence: Office of Tax Simplification & Administrative Burdens Advisory Board NI04 22.10.2014
Commons Written Evidence: Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales NI05 22.10.2014
Commons Written Evidence: Recruitment and Employment Confederation NI06 22.10.2014

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