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Plastics Bill 2017-19

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor:
Geraint Davies

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 Commons 2nd reading: House of Commons | 25.01.2019

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons Bill 207 2017-19 (as introduced) | PDF version, 100KB 08.06.2018

Latest news on the Plastics Bill 2017-19

Bill to be read a second time on Friday 25 January 2019. 

Order for second reading debate on Friday 15 June 2018, read and discharged.

This Private Members' Bill was presented to Parliament on Wednesday 9 May 2018.

If the text of the Bill is not yet available, please contact its sponsor, Geraint Davies MP, for more information.

Summary of the Plastics Bill 2017-19

A Bill to require the Secretary of State to set, measure, enforce and report on targets for the reduction and recycling of plastic packaging; to require that such targets following the United Kingdom’s withdrawal from the European Union at least match such targets set by the European Union; to establish enforcement mechanisms in respect of such targets and associated provisions; to make provision for support for the development of sustainable alternatives to plastic packaging; and for connected purposes.

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