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Airport Expansion (Parliamentary Approval) Bill 2008-09

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (under the Ten Minute Rule)
Sponsor:
Susan Kramer

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

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons Bill as Introduced | PDF version, 74KB 16.03.2009

Latest news on the Airport Expansion (Parliamentary Approval) Bill 2008-09

This Bill was presented to Parliament on 24 February. This is known as First Reading and there was no debate on the Bill at this stage.

This Bill was on the Order Paper for a Second Reading on several Fridays before being dropped by its sponsor, Susan Kramer.

Summary of the Airport Expansion (Parliamentary Approval) Bill 2008-09

The intention of the Bill is to amend the planning process to include at an early stage a role for Parliament in approving or rejecting any plan for airport expansion.

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