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Decarbonisation and Economic Strategy Bill 2017-19

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor:
Caroline Lucas

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

Last event

  • 1st reading: House of Commons 1st reading: House of Commons (no debate) | 26.03.2019

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This Bill is being prepared for publication.

Latest news on the Decarbonisation and Economic Strategy Bill 2017-19

The next stage for this Bill, Second reading, is scheduled to take place on a date to be announced.

This is a Private Members' Bill and was presented to Parliament on Tuesday 26 March 2019.

If the text of the Bill is not yet available, please contact its sponsor, Caroline Lucas, for more information.

Summary of the Decarbonisation and Economic Strategy Bill 2017-19

A Bill to place duties on the Secretary of State to decarbonise the United Kingdom economy and to eradicate inequality; to establish a ten-year economic and public investment strategy that prioritises decarbonisation, community and employee-led transition from high-carbon to low and zero-carbon industry, and the eradication of inequality; to require the Government to report on its adherence to the strategy; to establish higher environmental standards for air, water and green spaces; to make provision to protect and restore natural habitats; and for connected purposes.

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