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Finance (No.2) Act 2017

Type of Bill:
Government Bill
Mel Stride
HM Treasury
Lord Bates
HM Treasury

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

Act of Parliament

House Act Date
Finance (No. 2) Act 2017 c.32 16.11.2017

Latest news on the Finance (No.2) Act 2017

Following agreement by both Houses on the text of the Bill it received Royal Assent on 16 November 2017. The Bill is now an Act of Parliament (law).

Please note that this Act was originally the first Finance Bill of the current parliamentary session, and Bills are numbered according to parliamentary Session. This first Finance Bill of the current Session has now received the Royal Assent as the Finance (No. 2) Act 2017. Acts are numbered by calendar year.

A second Finance bill will shortly be introduced following the Chancellor's Budget statement on 22 November 2017 - this will be Finance (No.2) Bill.

Summary of the Finance (No.2) Act 2017

A Bill to grant certain duties, to alter other duties, and to amend the law relating to the national debt and the public revenue, and to make further provision in connection with finance.

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