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Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation and Liability for Housing Standards) Bill 2017-19

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Ballot Bill)
Sponsor:
Ms Karen Buck

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

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

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons Bill 10 2017-19 (as introduced) | PDF version, 88KB 11.01.2018

Latest news on the Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation and Liability for Housing Standards) Bill 2017-19

This Bill has been sent to Public Bill Committee. The first sitting of the committee will be on a date to be announced.

The Bill was debated at second reading on Friday 19 January 2018. The House of Commons voted for the Bill to be sent to a Public Bill Committee that will scrutinise the Bill line by line.

The membership of the committee can be found on the Commons Public Bill Committee pages when it has been announced. It can also be found in the Votes and Proceedings.

Summary of the Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation and Liability for Housing Standards) Bill 2017-19

To amend the Landlord and Tenant Act 1985 to require that residential rented accommodation is provided and maintained in a state of fitness for human habitation; to amend the Building Act 1984 to make provision about the liability for works on residential accommodation that do not comply with Building Regulations; and for connected purposes.

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