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Agriculture Bill 2017-19

Type of Bill:
Government Bill
Sponsor:
Michael Gove
Environment, Food & Rural Affairs

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

Next event

  • Report stage: House of Commons Report stage: House of Commons | Date to be announced

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons Bill 292 2017-19 as amended in Public Bill Committee | PDF version 21.11.2018

Latest news on the Agriculture Bill 2017-19

The Bill is due to have its report stage and third reading on a date to be announced.

The Bill completed its committee stage on 20 November 2018.

Additional Information

Summary of the Agriculture Bill 2017-19

A Bill To authorise new expenditure for certain agricultural and other purposes; to make provision about direct payments during an agricultural transition period following the United Kingdom’s departure from the European Union; to make provision about the acquisition and use of information connected with food supply chains; to confer power to respond to exceptional market conditions affecting agricultural markets; to confer power to modify retained direct EU legislation relating to agricultural and rural development payments and public market intervention and private storage aid; to make provision about marketing standards and the classification of carcasses; to make provision for the recognition of associations of agricultural producers which may benefit from certain exemptions from competition law; to confer power to make regulations about contracts for the purchase of agricultural products from agricultural producers and securing compliance with the WTO Agreement on Agriculture; and for connected purposes.

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