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Bill documents — Finance Act 2016

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
Finance Act 2016 c.24 15.09.2016

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
Lords HL Bill 61 (as amended on Report in the House of Commons) (PDF, 2MB) 06.09.2016
Commons Bill 47 2016-17, as amended in Committee and Public Bill Committee | PDF version, 2MB 12.07.2016
Commons Bill 001 2016-17, as introduced | PDF version, 2MB 19.05.2016
Commons Bill 155 2015-16, as introduced | PDF version, 2MB 24.03.2016
Commons Bill 155 2015-16 Volume II PDF version (PDF, 1MB) 24.03.2016
Commons Bill 155 2015-16 Volume I PDF version (PDF, 1MB) 24.03.2016

Tracked changes versions of Bills: Commons

Tracked changes versions of the Bill, showing amendments made in Committee of the whole House and in Public Bill Committees in the House of Commons. Please note that these are unofficial versions and may not be completely accurate.

House Tracked changes versions of Bills: Commons Date
Commons Version of the bill showing changes made in committee (PDF, 2MB) 18.07.2016

Explanatory Notes

Documents to explain the purpose of the Bill.

House Explanatory Notes Date
Commons Bill 155 2015-16 EN corrigendum provided by HM Treasury (PDF, 67KB) 07.04.2016
Commons Bill 155 EN Vol 1 2015-16 (PDF, 1MB) 24.03.2016
Commons Bill 155 EN Vol 2 2015-16 (PDF, 1MB) 24.03.2016

"English votes for English laws"

Under the 'English votes for English laws' procedure, the Speaker certifies Bills, or provisions of Bills, as relating exclusively to England, and/or to England and Wales. In relation to Finance Bills, the Speaker may certify founding financial motions, or clauses or schedules, as relating exclusively to England, Wales and Northern Ireland.The text of certificates issued by the Speaker, and information prepared by the Government on how government amendments affect the territorial application of provisions of the bill, are available here. (Similar information about the bill itself can be found in the Explanatory Notes – see above.).

House English votes for English laws Date
Commons Departmental assessment at committee stage (PDF, 303KB) 01.08.2017
Commons Speaker's Provisional Certificate - 5 September 2016 (PDF, 266KB) 06.09.2016
Commons Legislative Grand Committee England, Wales and Northern Ireland Consent Motion 6 September 2016 (PDF, 66KB) 06.09.2016
Commons Speaker's Signed Certificate - 6 September 2016 (PDF, 49KB) 06.09.2016
Commons Departmental assessment at report stage (PDF, 172KB) 01.09.2016
Commons Speaker's Certificate - 4 April 2016 (PDF, 45KB) 05.04.2016

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.

See Lords amendments on the new Lords amendments page

House Amendment Paper Date
Lords List of Commons Report Amendments (PDF, 160KB) 06.09.2016
Commons Consideration of Bill Amendments as at 6 September 2016 | PDF version, 169KB 06.09.2016
Commons Consideration of Bill Amendments as at 5 September 2016 | PDF version, 256KB 05.09.2016
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 1 September 2016 | PDF version, 252KB 02.09.2016
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 31 August 2016 | PDF version, 264KB 01.09.2016
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 21 July 2016 | PDF version, 197KB 22.07.2016
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 19 July 2016 | PDF version, 185KB 20.07.2016
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 7 July 2016 | PDF version, 281KB 07.07.2016
Commons PBC Notices of Amendments as at 5 July 2016 | PDF version, 278KB 06.07.2016
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 5 July 2016 | PDF version, 360KB 05.07.2016
Commons PBC Notices of Amendments as at 30 June 2016 | PDF version, 248KB 01.07.2016
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 30 June 2016 | PDF version, 256KB 30.06.2016
Commons PBC Notices of Amendments as at 28 June 2016 | PDF version, 257KB 29.06.2016
Commons PBC Notices of Amendments as at 27 June 2016 | PDF version, 251KB 28.06.2016
Commons Committee of the whole House Amendments as at 28 June 2016 | PDF version, 303KB 28.06.2016
Commons PBC Notices of Amendments as at 24 June 2016 | PDF version, 132KB 27.06.2016
Commons Committee of the whole House Amendments as at 27 June 2016 | PDF version, 307KB 27.06.2016
Commons CWH Notices of Amendments as at 23 June 2016 | PDF version, 304KB 24.06.2016
Commons CWH Notices of Amendments as at 22 June 2016 | PDF version, 303KB 23.06.2016
Commons PBC Notices of Amendments as at 15 June 2016 | PDF version, 132KB 16.06.2016
Commons CWH Notices of Amendments as at 15 June 2016 | PDF version, 303KB 16.06.2016
Commons CWH Notices of Amendments as at 14 June 2016 | PDF version, 281KB 15.06.2016
Commons PBC Notices of Amendments as at 14 June 2016 | PDF version, 132KB 15.06.2016
Commons CWH Notices of Amendments as at 13 June 2016 | PDF version, 276KB 14.06.2016
Commons PBC Notices of Amendments as at 13 June 2016 | PDF version, 128KB 14.06.2016
Commons CWH Notices of Amendments as at 9 June 2016 | PDF version, 133KB 10.06.2016
Commons CWH Notices of Amendments as at 8 June 2016 | PDF version, 133KB 09.06.2016
Commons CWH Notices of Amendments as at 7 June 2016 | PDF version, 132KB 08.06.2016
Commons PBC Notices of Amendments as at 19 May 2016 | PDF version, 125KB 20.05.2016
Commons CWH Notices of Amendments as at 19 May 2016 | PDF version, 129KB 20.05.2016
Commons PBC Notices of Amendments as at 13 April 2016 | PDF version, 126KB 14.04.2016
Commons CWH Notices of Amendments as at 13 April 2016 | PDF version, 122KB 14.04.2016

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 Consideration on Report (PDF, 274KB) 05.09.2016
Commons Consideration in Committee: Selection 3 (PDF, 189KB) 06.07.2016
Commons Consideration in Committee: Selection 1 (PDF, 184KB) 04.07.2016
Commons Consideration in Committee: Selection 2 (PDF, 191KB) 04.07.2016
Commons Consideration in CWH : Selection 2 (PDF, 141KB) 28.06.2016
Commons Consideration in CWH : Selection 1 (PDF, 145KB) 27.06.2016

Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons

Details of the Public Bill 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 Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons Date
Commons Report Stage Proceedings as at 6 September 2016 | PDF version, 155KB 07.09.2016
Commons Report Stage Proceedings as at 5 September 2016 | PDF version, 206KB 06.09.2016
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 7 July 2016 | PDF version, 271KB 08.07.2016
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 5 July 2016 | PDF version, 198KB 06.07.2016
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 30 June 2016 | PDF version, 131KB 01.07.2016
Commons Committee of the whole House Proceedings as at 28 June 2016 | PDF version, 274KB 29.06.2016
Commons Committee of the whole House Proceedings as at 27 June 2016 | PDF version, 128KB 28.06.2016

Press notices

Archive of press notices related to the Bill.

House Press notices Date
Commons Have your say on the Finance Bill 30.06.2016

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 Finance Bill: Briefing for Lords Stages 08.09.2016

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.

House Written evidence Date
Commons Written evidence: Institute of Chartered Accountants for England and Wales (ICAEW) (Clause 5) (FB20) (PDF, 188KB) 08.07.2016
Commons Written evidence: Institute of Chartered Accountants for England and Walews (ICAEW) Apprenticeship Levy (Clauses 87-110) (FB21) (PDF, 228KB) 08.07.2016
Commons Written evidence: Oil & Gas UK (FB22) 08.07.2016
Commons Written evidence: PRISM (FB23) 08.07.2016
Commons Written evidence: Institute of Chartered Accountants for England and Wales (ICAEW) (Clause 35) (FB11) (PDF, 84KB) 07.07.2016
Commons Written evidence: Institute of Chartered Accountants for England and Wales (ICAEW) (Clause 82) (FB12) (PDF, 232KB) 07.07.2016
Commons Written evidence: Institute of Chartered Accountants for England and Wales (ICAEW) (Clause 115) (FB13) (PDF, 267KB) 07.07.2016
Commons Written evidence: Institute of Chartered Accountants for England and Wales (ICAEW) (Clause 117) (FB14) (PDF, 231KB) 07.07.2016
Commons Written evidence: Hargreaves Lansdown (FB15) 07.07.2016
Commons Written evidence: Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) (FB16) (PDF, 42KB) 07.07.2016
Commons Written evidence: Association of Taxation Technicians (ATT) further submission (Clause 117) (FB17) 07.07.2016
Commons Written evidence: Residential Landlords Association (FB18) 07.07.2016
Commons Written evidence: HM Treasury (EVEL Memo) (FB19 (PDF, 303KB) 07.07.2016
Commons Written evidence: Association of Taxation Technicians (ATT) (Clause 24) (FB01) 05.07.2016
Commons Written evidence: Association of Taxation Technicians (ATT) (Clause 32) (FB 02) 05.07.2016
Commons Written evidence: Association of Taxation Technicians (ATT) (Clause 35) (FB03) 05.07.2016
Commons Written evidence: Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) of the Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT) (Clauses 87 - 110 – Apprenticeship Levy) (FB04) 05.07.2016
Commons Written evidence: Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) of the Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT) (Clause 155 and Schedule 23 simple assessment) (FB05) 05.07.2016
Commons Written evidence: Electronic Money Association (EMA) (Clause 164) (FB06) (PDF, 127KB) 05.07.2016
Commons Written evidence: Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT) (Clause 62) (FB07) 05.07.2016
Commons Written evidence: Chartered Institute of Taxation (Clause 87-110 Apprenticeships Levy) (FB08) 05.07.2016
Commons Written evidence: Chartered Institute of Taxation (Clause 117 - SDLT: higher rates for additional dwellings etc.) (FB09) 05.07.2016
Commons Written evidence: Chartered Institute of Taxation (Clauses 172-177 Office of Tax Simplification) (FB10) 05.07.2016

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