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Bill documents — Windrush Compensation Scheme (Expenditure) Act 2020

Act of Parliament

Full text of the Act of Parliament as passed by Parliament (this is the Act in its original state. The Act may have been amended by another Act and any such amendments are not shown in this version).

House Act of Parliament Date
Windrush Compensation Scheme (Expenditure) Act 2020 (c. 8) 08.06.2020


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
Lords HL Bill 111 (as introduced) | PDF version 25.03.2020
Commons Bill 004 2019-21 (as introduced) | PDF version 08.01.2020

Explanatory Notes

Documents to explain the purpose of the Bill.

House Explanatory Notes Date
Lords HL Bill 111 Explanatory Notes | PDF version 25.03.2020
Commons Bill 004 EN 2019-21 | PDF version 08.01.2020

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 24 March 2020 | PDF version 24.03.2020
Commons Committee of the whole House Amendments as at 24 March 2020 - large font accessible version (PDF) 24.03.2020
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 20 March 2020 | PDF version 23.03.2020
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 19 March 2020 | PDF version 20.03.2020

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 (PDF) 24.03.2020

Bill proceedings: Commons

Details of proceedings in Public Bill Committee or Committee of the whole House, on any report (consideration) stage, and on any consideration of Lords Amendments or any subsequent Lords Messages. 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considered at each sitting and show whether it was agreed to, negatived (not agreed), not called, not moved or withdrawn.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 Bill proceedings: Commons Date
Commons Committee of the whole House Proceedings as at 24 March 2020 | PDF version 25.03.2020

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 Committee and Remaining Stages 24.03.2020
Commons Briefing paper for Second Reading 08.01.2020

Library Notes

House of Lords Library Notes aim to be politically impartial and are compiled for Members of Parliament and their staff.

House Library Notes Date
Lords Windrush Compensation Scheme (Expenditure) Bill: Briefing for Lords Stages 15.04.2020

Impact Assessments

List of related Impact Assessments

House Impact Assessments Date
Impact Assessment: Windrush Compensation Policy (PDF) 25.03.2020

Will write letters

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House Will write letters Date
Letter from Kevin Foster MP to Diane Abbott MP regarding points raised at the committee stage and third reading (PDF, 96KB) 04.05.2020

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