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Civil Aviation (Accessibility) Bill 2017-19

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (under the Ten Minute Rule)
Sponsor:
Helen Whately

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 257 2017-19 (as introduced) | PDF version 21.11.2018

Latest news on the Civil Aviation (Accessibility) Bill 2017-19

The next stage for this Bill, Second reading, is scheduled to take place on Friday 8 March 2019.

This is a Private Members' Bill and was introduced to Parliament on Tuesday 24 July 2018 under the Ten Minute Rule.

If you wish to find out more about the Bill, please contact its sponsor, Helen Whately MP, for more information.

Summary of the Civil Aviation (Accessibility) Bill 2017-19

A Bill to make provision about the accessibility of air travel for people with disabilities; to establish requirements about parking at airports for people with disabilities; to require airports and airlines to report steps taken to improve accessibility; to require a named person to be responsible for air passengers with disabilities; to make provision about the design and adaptation of aircraft to meet the needs of passengers with disabilities; and for connected purposes.

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