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House of Commons Public Bill Committee on the Environment Bill 2019-21

Here you can browse the record of the public proceedings of the House of Commons Public Bill Committee on the Environment Bill.

Committee members and staff

Chairs: Mr Nigel Evans, Sir George Howarth

Clerks: Adam Mellows-Facer, Anwen Rees



Reports of Proceedings

Full transcripts of the Public Bill Committee meetings.

Proceeding Date
Committee Debate: 7th sitting | PDF version 19.03.2020
Committee Debate: compilation pdf of sittings so far (PDF) 19.03.2020
Committee Debate: 6th sitting | PDF version 17.03.2020
Committee Debate: 5th sitting | PDF version 17.03.2020
Committee Debate: 4th sitting | PDF version 12.03.2020
Committee Debate: 3rd sitting | PDF version 12.03.2020
Committee Debate: 2nd sitting | PDF version 10.03.2020
Committee Debate: 1st sitting | PDF version 10.03.2020

Written evidence

Written submissions from outside bodies and individuals are circulated to MPs appointed to examine the Bill during committee stage in a Public Bill Committee. The following written submissions were sent to this committee.

Written evidence Date
Written evidence: WWF UK (EB13) 08.09.2020
Written evidence: Countryside Alliance (EB14) 08.09.2020
Wrtitten evidence: City of London Corporation (EB15) (PDF) 08.09.2020
Written evidence: Peter Silverman MA MSc, Clean Highways (EB16) 08.09.2020
Written evidence: Greener UK and Wildlife and Countryside Link (supplementary submission) (EB17) 08.09.2020
Written evidence: British Lung Foundation (EB18) 08.09.2020
Written evidence: ClientEarth (EB19) (PDF) 08.09.2020
Written evidence: London Councils (EB20) 08.09.2020
Written evidence: Cllr Andrew Western, Leader of Trafford Council and Greater Manchester Green City Region Lead (EB21) (PDF) 08.09.2020
Written evidence: British Heart Foundation (EB22) (PDF) 08.09.2020
Written evidence: Global Witness (EB23) 08.09.2020
Written evidence: Global Canopy (EB24) (PDF) 08.09.2020
Written evidence: Broadway Initiative (EB25) (PDF) 08.09.2020
Written evidence: The Ramblers (EB26) 08.09.2020
Written evidence: Cruelty Free International (EB27) (PDF) 08.09.2020
Written evidence: Northern Ireland Environment Link (EB28) 08.09.2020
Written Evidence: Greener UK and Wildlife and Countryside Link (EB10) 12.03.2020
Written Evidence: Game & Wildlife Conservation Trust (GWCT) (EB11) 12.03.2020
Written Evidence: CHEM Trust (EB12) 12.03.2020
Written Evidence: 49 Club (EB01) 11.03.2020
Written Evidence: Coca-Cola European Partners (EB02) (PDF) 11.03.2020
Written Evidence: Local Government Association (EB03) 11.03.2020
Written Evidence: Society of Independent Brewers (SIBA) (EB04) (PDF) 11.03.2020
Written Evidence: The Royal Town Planning Institute (EB05) (PDF) 11.03.2020
Written Evidence: Cycling UK (EB06) 11.03.2020
Written Evidence: Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) (EB07) (PDF) 11.03.2020
Written Evidence: Girlguiding (EB08) 11.03.2020
Written Evidence: United Kingdom Onshore Oil and Gas (UKOOG) (EB09) (PDF) 11.03.2020

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