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Bill documents — Wales Act 2014

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 Wales Act 2014 c.29 19.12.2014

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 128 2014-15, Lords Amendments to the Wales Bill | PDF version, 80KB 26.11.2014
Lords HL Bill 46 2014-15, as amended in Committee | PDF version, 205KB 16.10.2014
Lords HL Bill 34 2014-15, as brought from the Commons | PDF version, 205KB 26.06.2014
Commons Bill 006 2014-15, as introduced | PDF version, 201KB 05.06.2014
Commons Bill 205 2013-14, as amended in Committee | PDF version, 210KB 07.05.2014
Commons Bill 186 2013-14 (as introduced) | PDF version, 210KB 20.03.2014

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, 331KB) 08.05.2014

Explanatory Notes

Documents to explain the purpose of the Bill.

House Explanatory Notes Date
Commons Bill 128-EN 2014-15, Explanatory Notes on Lords Amendments revised version | PDF version, 23KB 11.12.2014
Lords HL Bill 34-EN 2014-15 | PDF version, 179KB 26.06.2014
Commons Bill 006-EN 2014-15 | PDF version, 411KB 05.06.2014
Commons Bill 186 EN 2013-14 | PDF version, 345KB 20.03.2014

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 Third Reading | PDF version, 143KB 22.11.2014
Lords Amendments to be moved on Third Reading | PDF version, 181KB 19.11.2014
Lords Amendment to be moved on Third Reading | PDF version, 150KB 15.11.2014
Lords Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report 08.11.2014
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report 07.11.2014
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report 06.11.2014
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report 05.11.2014
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report 04.11.2014
Lords Amendment to be moved on Report 30.10.2014
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report 29.10.2014
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report 22.10.2014
Lords Amendments to be moved in Committee [Supplementary to the Second Marshalled List] 15.10.2014
Lords Second Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee 14.10.2014
Lords Revised Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee 11.10.2014
Lords Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee 10.10.2014
Lords Amendments to be moved in Committee 09.10.2014
Lords Amendments to be moved in Committee 07.10.2014
Lords Amendments to be moved in Committee 23.09.2014
Lords Amendment to be moved in Committee 31.07.2014
Lords Amendments to be moved in Committee 30.07.2014
Lords Amendments to be moved in Committee 24.07.2014
Commons Consideration of Bill as at 24 June 2014 | PDF version, 36KB 24.06.2014
Commons Notices of Amendments given up to and including 20 June 2014 | PDF version, 151KB 23.06.2014
Commons Provisional Notices of Amendments and Added Names as at 20 June 2014 (PDF, 30KB) 20.06.2014
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 19 June 2014 | PDF version, 128KB 20.06.2014
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 17 June 2014 | PDF version, 24KB 18.06.2014
Commons Committee of the Whole House amendments for 6 May 2014 | PDF version, 157KB 02.05.2014
Commons Committee of the Whole House as at 30 April 2014 | PDF version, 176KB 30.04.2014
Commons Notices of Amendments given up to and including 28 April 2014 | PDF version, 173KB 29.04.2014
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 24 April 2014 (PDF, 141KB) 24.04.2014
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 9 April 2014 | PDF version, 98KB 10.04.2014
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 3 April 2014 | PDF version, 97KB 04.04.2014
Commons Notices of Amendments given on 31 March 2014 | PDF version, 129KB 01.04.2014

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, 289KB) 10.12.2014
Commons Consideration on Report (PDF, 136KB) 24.06.2014
Commons Committee of the whole House - Day 2 (PDF, 297KB) 06.05.2014
Commons Committee of the whole House - Day 1 (PDF, 68KB) 30.04.2014

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 10 December 2014 | PDF version, 64KB 11.12.2014
Commons Report Stage Proceedings as at 24 June 2014 | PDF version, 28KB 25.06.2014
Commons Committee of the Whole House Proceedings as at 6 May 2014 | PDF version, 136KB 07.05.2014
Commons Committee of the Whole House Proceedings as at 30 April 2014 | PDF version, 146KB 01.05.2014

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 Committee Stage Report 04.06.2014
Commons Briefing Paper on Second Reading 27.03.2014

Impact Assessments

List of related Impact Assessments

House Impact Assessments Date
Impact Assessment (revised) (PDF, 110KB) 10.06.2014
Impact Assessment (PDF, 113KB) 21.05.2014
Impact Assessment (PDF, 109KB) 17.03.2014

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 1 July 2014 (PDF, 668KB) 18.03.2015

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 from Baroness Randerson to Baroness Morgan of Ely regarding the Wales Report stage debate on 12 November and Wales' relative funding compared to England (PDF, 118KB) 20.11.2014
Intergovernmental talks on funding reform: technical annex agreed jointly by the UK Government and Welsh Government (PDF, 60KB) 20.11.2014

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