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Bill documents — Northern Ireland (Executive Formation and Exercise of Functions) Act 2018

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
Northern Ireland (Executive Formation and Exercise of Functions) Act 2018 c. 28 01.11.2018

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
Lords HL Bill 137 (as introduced) | PDF version 25.10.2018
Commons Bill 275 2017-19, as introduced | PDF version 18.10.2018

Explanatory Notes

Documents to explain the purpose of the Bill.

House Explanatory Notes Date
Lords HL Bill 137 Explanatory Notes | PDF version 25.10.2018
Commons Bill 275-EN 2017-19 | PDF version 18.10.2018

Delegated Powers Memoranda

The Government provide a delegated powers memorandum for all public (including hybrid) bills to justify the delegation of powers, usually to Ministers, in the bill.

House Delegated Powers Memorandum Date
Lords Northern Ireland (Executive Formation and Exercise of Functions) Bill: Delegated Powers Memorandum (PDF) 26.10.2018

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.

See Lords amendments on the new Lords amendments page

House Amendment Paper Date
Lords HL Bill 137-I(a) Amendments for Committee, supplementary to the marshalled list (PDF) 30.10.2018
Lords HL Bill 137-I Marshalled list for Committee (PDF) 29.10.2018
Lords HL Bill 137(b) Amendments for Committee (PDF) 26.10.2018
Lords HL Bill 137(a) Amendment for Committee (PDF) 25.10.2018
Commons Committee of the whole House Amendments as at 24 October 2018 | PDF version 24.10.2018
Commons Manuscript Amendment to the Business of the House Motion (PDF) 24.10.2018
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 22 October 2018 | PDF version 23.10.2018
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 19 October 2018 | PDF version 22.10.2018

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 Committee of the whole House (PDF) 24.10.2018

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 Committee of the whole House Proceedings as at 24 October 2018 | PDF version 25.10.2018

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 the Bill 18.10.2018

Relevant documents

A collection of papers relevant to the bill

House Relevant documents Date
Draft Guidance on decision-making for Northern Ireland Departments during the temporary period for Northern Ireland Executive formation, Northern Ireland Office (PDF) 25.10.2018

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