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Bill documents — European Union (Approvals) 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 European Union (Approvals) Act 2015 c.37 17.12.2015


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 73 2015-16, as brought from the Lords | PDF version, 76KB 18.09.2015
Lords HL Bill 51 2015-16 (as introduced) | PDF version, 65KB 25.06.2015

Explanatory Notes

Documents to explain the purpose of the Bill.

House Explanatory Notes Date
Commons Bill 73-EN 2015-16 | PDF version, 285KB 18.09.2015
Lords HL Bill 51 EN 2015-16 | PDF version, 195KB 25.06.2015

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 in Committee of the Whole House: Selection 1 (PDF, 328KB) 11.12.2015

Committee and report stage proceedings

Details of the 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considered at each sitting and show whether it was agreed to, negatived (not agreed), not called, not moved or withdrawn.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 Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons Date
Commons Committee of the whole House Proceedings as at 14 December 2015 | PDF version, 76KB 15.12.2015

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 Second Reading 29.10.2015

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