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Direct Payments to Farmers (Legislative Continuity) Bill 2019-20

Type of Bill:
Government Bill
Sponsor:
Theresa Villiers
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

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

Next event

  • Committee stage: House of Commons Committee stage: House of Commons | 28.01.2020

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons Bill 005 2019-20 (as introduced) | PDF version 08.01.2020

Latest news on the Direct Payments to Farmers (Legislative Continuity) Bill 2019-20

This is a public bill presented to Parliament by the Government under Standing Order 50.

The Bill was introduced to the House of Commons and given its First Reading on Thursday 9 January 2020. This stage is formal and takes place without any debate.

What happens next?

MPs gave the Bill a Second Reading on Tuesday 21 January 2020 and this will now be followed by Committee of the Whole House and remaining stages on Tuesday 28 January 2020.

 

Additional information

Summary of the Direct Payments to Farmers (Legislative Continuity) Bill 2019-20

To make provision for the incorporation of the Direct Payments Regulation into domestic law; for enabling an increase in the total maximum amount of direct payments under that Regulation; and for connected purposes.

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