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Tenant Fees Bill 2017-19

Type of Bill:
Government Bill
Sponsors:
James Brokenshire
Housing, Communities and Local Government
Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth
Housing, Communities and Local Government

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

  • 3rd reading: House of Lords 3rd reading: House of Lords | 15.01.2019

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons Bill 316 2017-19 Lords Amendments to the Bill | PDF version 16.01.2019

Latest news on the Tenant Fees Bill 2017-19

Report stage – line by line examination of the Bill – took place on 11 December. Amendments discussed covered clauses 1, 8 and 21 of the Bill.

Third reading - a final chance to amend the Bill - is scheduled for 15 January 2019.

 

 

Summary of the Tenant Fees Bill 2017-19

Make provision prohibiting landlords and letting agents from requiring certain payments to be made or certain other steps to be taken; to make provision about the payment of holding deposits; to make provision about enforcement and about the lead enforcement authority; to amend the provisions of the Consumer Rights Act 2015 about information to be provided by letting agents and the provisions of the Housing and Planning Act 2016 about client money protection schemes; and for connected purposes.

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