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Decarbonisation and Economic Strategy Bill 2019-21

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) | 07.07.2020

Next event

  • 2nd reading: House of Commons 2nd reading: House of Commons | 05.03.2021

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons Bill 155 2019-21 (as introduced) (PDF) 08.07.2020

Latest news on the Decarbonisation and Economic Strategy Bill 2019-21

The next stage for this Bill, Second reading, is scheduled to take place on Friday 5 March 2021.

This is a Private Members' Bill and was presented to Parliament on Tuesday 7 July 2020.

If you would like to know more about the Bill, please contact its sponsor, Caroline Lucas  MP, for more information.

Summary of the Decarbonisation and Economic Strategy Bill 2019-21

A Bill to place duties on the Secretary of State to decarbonise the United Kingdom economy and to reverse inequality; to establish a ten-year economic and public investment strategy in accordance with those duties which promotes a community- and employee-led transition from high-carbon to low- and zero-carbon industry; 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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