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Bill documents — Data Protection Bill [HL] 2017-19

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
Commons Bill 153 2017-19, as brought from the Lords (PDF, 1003KB) 18.01.2018
Lords HL Bill 77 (as amended on Report) (PDF, 997KB) 10.01.2018
Lords HL Bill 74 (as amended in Committee) | PDF version, 967KB 22.11.2017
Lords HL Bill 66 (as introduced) | PDF version, 831KB 13.09.2017

Tracked changes versions of Bills: Lords

Tracked changes versions of the Bill, showing amendments made in Committee, Grand Committee or in Special Public Bill Committee in the House of Lords

House Tracked changes versions of Bills: Lords Date
Lords Version of the bill showing changes made in committee (PDF, 1MB) 28.11.2017

Explanatory Notes

Documents to explain the purpose of the Bill.

House Explanatory Notes Date
Commons Bill 153 2017-19, Explanatory notes | PDF version, 1MB 18.01.2018
Lords HL Bill 66 Explanatory Notes | PDF version, 1MB 13.09.2017

Delegated Powers Memoranda

The Government provide a delegated powers memorandum for all public (including hybrid) bills to justify the delegation of powers, usually to Ministers, in the bill.

House Delegated Powers Memorandum Date
Lords Data Protection Bill [HL]: Supplementary Delegated Powers Memorandum (3) (PDF, 75KB) 11.12.2017
Lords Data Protection Bill [HL]: Supplementary Delegated Powers Memorandum (2) (PDF, 130KB) 04.12.2017
Lords Data Protection Bill [HL]: Supplementary Delegated Powers Memorandum (PDF, 136KB) 14.11.2017
Lords Data Protection Bill [HL]: Delegated Powers Memorandum (PDF, 363KB) 14.09.2017

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 HL Bill 77-I Marshalled list for Third Reading (PDF, 71KB) 16.01.2018
Lords HL Bill 77(b) Amendments for Third Reading (PDF, 50KB) 15.01.2018
Lords HL Bill 77(a) Amendments for Third Reading (PDF, 75KB) 11.01.2018
Lords HL Bill 74-III Third marshalled list for Report (PDF, 153KB) 08.01.2018
Lords HL Bill 74-II(c) Amendments for Report, supplementary to the second marshalled list (PDF, 65KB) 05.01.2018
Lords HL Bill 74-II(b) Amendments for Report, supplementary to the second marshalled list (PDF, 101KB) 04.01.2018
Lords HL Bill 74-II(a) Amendment for Report, supplementary to the second marshalled list (PDF, 55KB) 15.12.2017
Lords HL Bill 74-II Manuscript amendment for Report (PDF, 72KB) 13.12.2017
Lords HL Bill 74-II Second marshalled list for Report (PDF, 176KB) 11.12.2017
Lords HL Bill 74-I(a) Amendments for Report, supplementary to the marshalled list (PDF, 67KB) 08.12.2017
Lords HL Bill 74-I Marshalled list for Report (PDF, 189KB) 07.12.2017
Lords HL Bill 74(d) Amendments for Report (PDF, 80KB) 06.12.2017
Lords HL Bill 74(c) Amendments for Report (PDF, 65KB) 05.12.2017
Lords HL Bill 74(b) Amendments for Report (PDF, 105KB) 04.12.2017
Lords HL Bill 74(a) Amendment for Report (PDF, 45KB) 28.11.2017
Lords HL Bill 66-VI Sixth marshalled list for Committee (PDF, 286KB) 20.11.2017
Lords HL Bill 66-V Fifth marshalled list for Committee (PDF, 255KB) 16.11.2017
Lords HL Bill 66-IV(b) Amendment for Committee, supplementary to the fourth marshalled list (PDF, 52KB) 15.11.2017
Lords HL Bill 66-IV(a) Amendments for Committee, supplementary to the fourth marshalled list (PDF, 219KB) 14.11.2017
Lords HL Bill 66-IV Fourth marshalled list for Committee (PDF, 151KB) 13.11.2017
Lords HL Bill 66-III(Rev) Revised third marshalled list for Committee (PDF, 282KB) 10.11.2017
Lords HL Bill 66-III Third marshalled list for Committee (PDF, 198KB) 09.11.2017
Lords HL Bill 66-II(Rev)(c) Amendments for Committee, supplementary to the revised second marshalled list (PDF, 80KB) 08.11.2017
Lords HL Bill 66-II(Rev)(b) Amendments for Committee, supplementary to the revised second marshalled list (PDF, 66KB) 07.11.2017
Lords HL Bill 66-II(Rev)(a) Amendment for Committee, supplementary to the revised second marshalled list (PDF, 55KB) 06.11.2017
Lords HL Bill 66-II(Rev) Revised second marshalled list for Committee (PDF, 215KB) 03.11.2017
Lords HL Bill 66-II Second marshalled list for Committee (PDF, 188KB) 02.11.2017
Lords HL Bill 66-I(Rev)(c) Amendments for Committee, supplementary to the revised marshalled list (PDF, 73KB) 01.11.2017
Lords HL Bill 66-I(Rev)(b) Amendments for Committee, supplementary to the revised marshalled list (PDF, 61KB) 31.10.2017
Lords HL Bill 66-I(Rev)(a) Amendment for Committee, supplementary to the revised marshalled list (PDF, 58KB) 30.10.2017
Lords HL Bill 66-I(Rev) Manuscript amendments for Committee (PDF, 156KB) 30.10.2017
Lords HL Bill 66-I(Rev) Revised marshalled list for Committee (PDF, 152KB) 27.10.2017
Lords HL Bill 66-I Marshalled list for Committee (PDF, 149KB) 26.10.2017
Lords HL Bill 66(g) Amendments for Committee (PDF, 86KB) 25.10.2017
Lords HL Bill 66(f) Amendments for Committee (PDF, 57KB) 24.10.2017
Lords HL Bill 66(e) Amendments for Committee (PDF, 61KB) 23.10.2017
Lords HL Bill 66(d) Amendments for Committee (PDF, 83KB) 20.10.2017
Lords HL Bill 66(c) Amendment for Committee (PDF, 50KB) 19.10.2017
Lords HL Bill 66(b) Amendment for Committee (PDF, 51KB) 16.10.2017
Lords HL Bill 66(a) Amendments for Committee (PDF, 55KB) 12.10.2017

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 Data Protection Bill: Briefing for Lords Stages 05.10.2017

Impact Assessments

List of related Impact Assessments

House Impact Assessments Date
Data Protection Bill: summary impact assessment (PDF, 124KB) 07.09.2017

Will write letters

Occasionally questions put to government Ministers during debates on Bills in either the House of Commons or the House of Lords may be answered by the Minister saying 'I will write to the Hon Member'. Such “will write” replies are not published in Hansard but are placed in the Library of the House concerned and published on the Parliamentary website.

House Will write letters Date
Letter dated 19/12/2017 from Lord Ashton of Hyde and Baroness Williams of Trafford to Lords regarding issues raised during days 1 and 2 of the report stage of the Data Protection Bill (PDF, 225KB) 19.12.2017
Letter from Lord Ashton to Baroness Taylor regarding the Data Protection Bill setting out the Government response. 3p. (PDF, 296KB) 04.12.2017
Letter from Baroness Williams to Baroness Hamwee and others regarding an amendment to the DPB to include PCCs in the list of competent authorities in Sch 7 of the Bill (PDF, 81KB) 04.12.2017
Letter dated 29/11/2017 from Lord Ashton of Hyde to Peers regarding issues raised during day six of the Committee Stage (PDF, 173KB) 29.11.2017
Letter dated 24/11/2017 from Lord Ashton of Hyde and Baroness Williams of Trafford to Peers regarding issues raised during days 4 and 5 of the committee stage (PDF, 236KB) 24.11.2017
Letter dated 23/11/2017 from Baroness Williams of Trafford to Lord Clement-Jones regarding issues raised during the Data Protection Bill committee debate (PDF, 68KB) 23.11.2017
Letter dated 16/11/2017 from Lord Ashton of Hyde to Peers regarding issues raised during day 3 of the Committee Stage of the Data Protection Bill. (PDF, 178KB) 16.11.2017
Letter dated 14/11/2017 from Lord Ashton of Hyde and Baroness Williams of Trafford to Lords regarding government amendments to the Data Protection Bill: government data processing and consequential amendments. (PDF, 298KB) 14.11.2017
Letter dated 13/11/2017 from Lord Ashton of Hyde to Peers regarding points raised during day 2 of Committee Stage (PDF, 182KB) 13.11.2017
Letter dated 02/11/2017 from Lord Ashton to Peers regarding issues raised during the first day of the Committee Stage. 4p (PDF, 180KB) 02.11.2017
I. Letter dated 20/10/2017 from Lord Ashton of Hyde and Baroness Williams of Trafford to Lords regarding Government amendments to the Data Protection Bill. 1p. (PDF, 199KB) 20.10.2017
II. Data Protection Bill: Summary of government amendments for Lords Committee tabled on 20 October 2017. 5p. (PDF, 101KB) 20.10.2017
Letter dated 19/10/2017 from Lord Ashton of Hyde and Baroness Williams of Trafford to Peers regarding issues raised during the Second Reading of the Data Protection Bill. (PDF, 246KB) 19.10.2017
Annex: Data Protection Bill - comparison of schedules 1 to 3 with the Data Protection Act 1988. 7p. (PDF, 438KB) 19.10.2017
Letter dated 19/09/2017 from Ben Wallace MP to Chair of the Intelligence and Security Committee regarding the provisions of the Data Protection Bill and the processing of personal data by the intelligence services . (PDF, 71KB) 19.09.2017

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