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High Speed Rail (West Midlands - Crewe) Bill 2017-19

Type of Bill:
Hybrid Bill
Sponsors:
Chris Grayling
Department for Transport
Baroness Vere of Norbiton
Department for Transport

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

  • 2nd reading: House of Lords 2nd reading: House of Lords | 04.09.2019

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Lords HL Bill 193 (as introduced) (PDF) 16.07.2019

Latest news on the High Speed Rail (West Midlands - Crewe) Bill 2017-19

The Bill completed Report and Third Reading in the Commons on 15 July 2019. The Bill duly had a formal first reading for introduction in the House of Lords on Tuesday 16 July.

This triggers a petitioning period for the individuals and organisations directly and specially affected by the scheme. Petitioning opens on Wednesday 17 July and closes at 1pm on Friday 16 August.

Visit the Lords Select Committee website to view the petitioning guidance and download the petition template. The Select Committee is expected to be formally appointed in September.

Second reading is scheduled for Wednesday 4 September. 

If you have any queries concerning the petitioning process, please contact the Private Bill Office on 020 7219 3231 or hlprivatebills@parliament.uk.

 

Summary of the High Speed Rail (West Midlands - Crewe) Bill 2017-19

A Bill to make provision for a railway between a junction with Phase One of High Speed 2, near Fradley Wood in Staffordshire, and a junction with the West Coast Main Line near Crewe in Cheshire; and for connected purposes.

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