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Bill documents — United Kingdom Internal Market Bill 2019-21

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
Commons Bill 177 2019-21 (as introduced) (PDF) 09.09.2020
Commons Bill 177 2019-21 - (large print) (PDF) 09.09.2020

Explanatory Notes

Documents to explain the purpose of the Bill.

House Explanatory Notes Date
Commons Bill 177-EN 2019-21 (PDF) 09.09.2020
Commons Bill 177-EN 2019-21 - (large print) (PDF) 09.09.2020

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
Commons Delegated Powers Memorandum from the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) (PDF) 09.09.2020

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. Page and line references in amendment papers refer to the PDF version of the Bill.

House Amendment Paper Date
Commons Committee of the whole House Amendments as at 21 September 2020 (PDF) 21.09.2020
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 17 September 2020 (PDF) 18.09.2020
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 16 September 2020 (PDF) 17.09.2020
Commons Committee of the whole House Amendments as at 16 September 2020 (PDF) 16.09.2020
Commons Committee of the whole House Amendments as at 16 September 2020 - (large print) (PDF) 16.09.2020
Commons Committee of the whole House Amendments as at 15 September 2020 (PDF) 15.09.2020
Commons Committee of the whole House Amendments as at 15 September 2020 - (large print) (PDF) 15.09.2020
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 11 September 2020 (PDF) 14.09.2020
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 10 September 2020 (PDF) 11.09.2020
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 9 September 2020 (PDF) 10.09.2020

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 Provisional grouping and selection of Amendments by Chairman of Ways and Means (Day 2) (PDF) 16.09.2020
Commons Provisional grouping and selection of Amendments by Chairman of Ways and Means (Day 1) (PDF) 15.09.2020

Committee and report stage proceedings

Details of the 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 Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons Date
Commons All proceedings up to 16 September 2020 at Committee of the whole House Stage (PDF) 16.09.2020

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 Second Reading 11.09.2020

Select Committee reports

The following select committee reports have been identified as relevant to the debate on the Bill.

House Select Committee report Date
Lords 24th Report of the Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform Committee 17.09.2020

Relevant documents

A collection of papers relevant to the bill

House Relevant documents Date
Commons Legal Statement from HM Government (PDF) 14.09.2020

Impact Assessments

List of related Impact Assessments

House Impact Assessments Date
Impact Assessment from the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) (PDF) 09.09.2020

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