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Energy Act

Government Bill

Originated in the House of Commons, Sessions 2012-13, 2013-14

Act of Parliament (1)

Full text of the Act of Parliament as passed by Parliament (this is the Act in its original state. The Act may have been amended by another Act and any such amendments are not shown in this version).

Energy Act 2013 c.32
18 December 2013
Commons

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.

HL Bill 64 2013-14, Commons Disagreement and Reason
5 December 2013
Lords
Bill 133 2013-14, Lords Amendments to the Bill
21 November 2013
Commons
7 November 2013
Lords
HL Bill 48 2013-14 [as amended in Grand Committee]
31 July 2013
Lords
HL Bill 30 2013-14 (as brought from the Commons)
6 June 2013
Lords
9 May 2013
Commons
Bill 135 2012-13, (as Amended in Public Bill Committee)
8 February 2013
Commons
29 November 2012
Commons

Tracked changes versions of the Bill, showing amendments made in Committee of the whole House and in Public Bill Committees in the House of Commons. Please note that these are unofficial versions and may not be completely accurate.

Version of the bill showing changes made in committee
8 February 2013
Commons

Documents to explain the purpose of the Bill.

Bill 133-EN 2013-14, Explanatory Notes on Lords Amendments
21 November 2013
Commons
9 May 2013
Commons
Bill 100 EN 2012-13, Explanatory notes to the Bill
29 November 2012
Commons

Full list of amendment papers relating to the Bill. Individual amendment papers will be replaced with consolidated lists before the amendments are discussed. Page and line references in amendment papers refer to the PDF version of the Bill.

Marshalled list of motion and amendments to be moved on consideration of Commons Disagreement and Reason
11 December 2013
Lords
Motion to be moved on consideration of Commons Reason
10 December 2013
Lords
Amendment to be moved on consideration of Commons Reason
9 December 2013
Lords
Consideration of Lords Amendments as at 4 December 2013 - Consideration of Lords Amendments
4 December 2013
Commons
Notices of Amendments given up to and including 2 December 2013 - Consideration of Lords Amendments
3 December 2013
Commons
Provisional Notices of Amendments and Added Names as at 29 November 2013
29 November 2013
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 22 November 2013 - Consideration of Lords Amendments
22 November 2013
Commons
Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Third Reading
19 November 2013
Lords
Amendments to be moved on Third Reading
18 November 2013
Lords
Amendments to be moved on Third Reading
13 November 2013
Lords
Amendment to be moved on Report [Supplementary to the Marshalled List]
6 November 2013
Lords
Third Marshalled List of Amendments to be Moved on Report
5 November 2013
Lords
Second Marshalled List of Amendments to be Moved on Report
1 November 2013
Lords
Amendments to be moved on Report [Supplementary to the Marshalled List]
29 October 2013
Lords
Amendments to be moved on Report [Supplementary to the Marshalled List]
26 October 2013
Lords
Marshalled List of Amendments to be Moved on Report
25 October 2013
Lords
Amendments to be moved on Report
24 October 2013
Lords
Amendments to be moved on Report
23 October 2013
Lords
Amendments to be moved on Report
22 October 2013
Lords
Amendments to be moved on Report
19 October 2013
Lords
Amendments to be moved on Report
18 October 2013
Lords
Amendments to be moved on Report
16 October 2013
Lords
Amendments to be moved on Report
15 October 2013
Lords
Amendment to be moved on Report
11 October 2013
Lords
Amendment to be moved on Report
10 October 2013
Lords
Amendments to be moved on Report
19 September 2013
Lords
Ninth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved In Grand Committee
26 July 2013
Lords
Revised Eighth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved In Grand Committee
25 July 2013
Lords
Eighth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved In Grand Committee
24 July 2013
Lords
Seventh Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved In Grand Committee
20 July 2013
Lords
Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee [Supplementary to the Revised Sixth Marshalled List]
19 July 2013
Lords
Revised Sixth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved In Grand Committee
18 July 2013
Lords
Sixth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved In Grand Committee
17 July 2013
Lords
Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee [Supplementary to the Fifth Marshalled List]
16 July 2013
Lords
Fifth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved In Grand Committee
13 July 2013
Lords
Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee [Supplementary to the Fourth Marshalled List]
12 July 2013
Lords
Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee [Supplementary to the Fourth Marshalled List]
11 July 2013
Lords
Fourth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved In Grand Committee
10 July 2013
Lords
Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee [Supplementary to the Third Marshalled List]
9 July 2013
Lords
Third Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved In Grand Committee
6 July 2013
Lords
Third Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved In Grand Committee
6 July 2013
Lords
Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee [Supplementary to the Second Marshalled List]
5 July 2013
Lords
Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee [Supplementary to the Second Marshalled List]
4 July 2013
Lords
Second Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved In Grand Committee
3 July 2013
Lords
Revised Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved In Grand Committee
2 July 2013
Lords
Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee
29 June 2013
Lords
Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee
28 June 2013
Lords
Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee
26 June 2013
Lords
Amendment to be moved in Grand Committee
25 June 2013
Lords
Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee
22 June 2013
Lords
4 June 2013
Commons
Consideration of Bill Amendments as at 3 June 2013
3 June 2013
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 30 May 2013
31 May 2013
Commons
22 May 2013
Commons
Provisional Notices of Amendments and Added Names as at 21 May 2013
22 May 2013
Commons
21 May 2013
Commons
14 May 2013
Commons
10 May 2013
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 17 April 2013
18 April 2013
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 15 April 2013
16 April 2013
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 11 April 2013
15 April 2013
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 10 April 2013
11 April 2013
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 26 March 2013
27 March 2013
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 14 March 2013
15 March 2013
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 6 March 2013
7 March 2013
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 28 February 2013
1 March 2013
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 27 February 2013
28 February 2013
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 12 February 2013
13 February 2013
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 7 February 2013
8 February 2013
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 7 February 2013
7 February 2013
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 5 February 2013
5 February 2013
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 31 January 2013
1 February 2013
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 30 January 2013
31 January 2013
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 29 January 2013
29 January 2013
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 24 January 2013
25 January 2013
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 24 January 2013
24 January 2013
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 22 January 2013
23 January 2013
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 22 January 2013
22 January 2013
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 18 January 2013
21 January 2013
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments given on 17 January 2013
18 January 2013
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 17 January 2013
17 January 2013
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 15 January 2013
16 January 2013
Commons
Public Bill Committee as at 15 January 2013
15 January 2013
Commons
Notices of Amendments given up to and including 11 January 2013
14 January 2013
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 10 January 2013
11 January 2013
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 7 January 2013
8 January 2013
Commons

In the House of Commons, amendments are grouped together so that amendments relating to a particular topic or issue are discussed together.

Consideration of Lords Amendments
4 December 2013
Commons
Consideration on Report: First and Second Days
3 June 2013
Commons
Consideration in Committee: Selection 6
6 February 2013
Commons
Consideration in Committee: Selection 5
4 February 2013
Commons
Consideration in Committee: Selection 4
31 January 2013
Commons
Consideration in Committee: Selection 3
29 January 2013
Commons
Consideration in Committee: Selection 2
24 January 2013
Commons
Consideration in Committee: Selection 1
21 January 2013
Commons

Details of proceedings in Public Bill Committee or Committee of the whole House, on any report (consideration) stage, and on any consideration of Lords Amendments or any subsequent Lords Messages. The documents contain the text of amendments considered at each sitting and show whether it was agreed to, negatived (not agreed), not called, not moved or withdrawn.

Proceedings on Consideration of Lords Amendments as at 3 December 2013
5 December 2013
Commons
5 June 2013
Commons
4 June 2013
Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 7 February 2013
8 February 2013
Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 5 February 2013
6 February 2013
Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 31 January 2013
1 February 2013
Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 29 January 2013
30 January 2013
Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 24 January 2013
25 January 2013
Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 22 January 2013
23 January 2013
Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 17 January 2013
18 January 2013
Commons
Public Bill Proceedings as at 15 January 2013
16 January 2013
Commons

House of Commons Library and House of Lords Library briefing papers aim to be politically impartial, containing factual information as well as a range of opinions on each subject. Briefing papers on Bills are produced before Second Reading and, in the Commons, after Committee Stage.

Library Note 2013/013
13 June 2013
Lords
Briefing Paper on Report Stage
30 May 2013
Commons
Committee Stage Report
12 March 2013
Commons
Briefing Paper on Second Reading
13 December 2012
Commons

Archive of press notices related to the Bill.

Energy Bill Committee announce evidence programme
14 January 2013
Commons
Have your say on the Energy Bill
8 January 2013
Commons

Written submissions from outside bodies and individuals are circulated to MPs appointed to examine the Bill during committee stage in a Public Bill Committee. The following written submissions were sent to this committee.

Commons Committee stage

Associated Memoranda - consolidated pdf version
13 February 2013
Commons
Associated Memorandum submitted by the Royal Academy of Engineering (EN37)
7 February 2013
Commons
Associated Memorandum submitted by The Co-operative Group (EN38)
7 February 2013
Commons
Associated Memorandum submitted by Cornwall Energy (EN36)
6 February 2013
Commons
Associated Memorandum submitted by E.ON (supplementary evidence) (EN34)
31 January 2013
Commons
Associated Memorandum submitted by EEF (EN35)
31 January 2013
Commons
Associated Memorandum submitted by CCSA (EN29)
30 January 2013
Commons
Associated Memorandum submitted by the Centre for Energy Policy and Technology, Imperial College London (EN30)
30 January 2013
Commons
Associated Memorandum submitted by Sedgemoor District Council (EN31)
30 January 2013
Commons
Associated Memorandum submitted by Statkraft (EN32)
30 January 2013
Commons
Associated Memorandum submitted by the Nuclear Industry Association (NIA) (EN33)
30 January 2013
Commons
Associated Memorandum submitted by Dr Nick Eyre, University of Oxford (EN26)
25 January 2013
Commons
Associated Memorandum submitted by Renewable Energy Association (EN27)
25 January 2013
Commons
Associated Memorandum submitted by Independent Renewable Energy Generator (IREGG) (EN28)
25 January 2013
Commons
Associated Memorandum submitted by British Chambers of Commerce (EN02)
24 January 2013
Commons
Associated Memorandum submitted by Dalestone Energy (EN19)
23 January 2013
Commons
Associated Memorandum submitted by UK Youth Climate Coalition (EN20)
23 January 2013
Commons
Associated Memorandum submitted by RWE npower (EN21)
23 January 2013
Commons
Associated Memorandum submitted by National Grid (EN22)
23 January 2013
Commons
Associated Memorandum submitted by Dong Energy (EN23)
23 January 2013
Commons
Associated Memorandum submitted by Solar Trade Association (EN24)
23 January 2013
Commons
Associated Memorandum submitted by Dept of Energy and Climate Change (EN25)
23 January 2013
Commons
Associated Memorandum submitted by E.ON (EN10)
18 January 2013
Commons
Associated Memorandum submitted by Energy UK (EN11)
18 January 2013
Commons
Associated Memorandum submitted by Vattenfall (EN12)
18 January 2013
Commons
Associated Memorandum submitted by Prof Catherine Mitchell (EN13)
18 January 2013
Commons
Memorandum in Chief submitted by RenewableUK (EN15)
18 January 2013
Commons
Memorandum in Chief submitted by Combined Heat and Power Association (CHPA) (EN16)
18 January 2013
Commons
Memorandum in Chief submitted by EDF Energy (EN17)
18 January 2013
Commons
Memorandum in Chief submitted by Consumer Focus (EN18)
18 January 2013
Commons
Associated Memorandum submitted by WWF (EN14)
18 January 2013
Commons
Associated Memorandum submitted by Centrica (EN01)
16 January 2013
Commons
Associated Memorandum submitted by Opus Energy Limited (EN03)
16 January 2013
Commons
Memorandum in Chief submitted by Vestas Wind Systems (EN06)
16 January 2013
Commons
Memorandum in Chief submitted by IPPR (EN07)
16 January 2013
Commons
Memorandum in Chief submitted by CBI (EN08)
16 January 2013
Commons
Memorandum in Chief submitted by SSE (EN09)
16 January 2013
Commons
Associated Memorandum submitted by ESB International (EN04)
16 January 2013
Commons
Memorandum in Chief submitted by National Energy Action (EN05)
16 January 2013
Commons
Memorandum in Chief submitted by Centrica (EN01)
16 January 2013
Commons

List of related Impact Assessments

Consumer Tariff Amendments (power g) - Power to require suppliers to provide key information to customers in a form that allows smart phones to read and use it
8 May 2013
Consumer Tariff Amendments (powers a-e)
8 May 2013
Energy Bill Summary Impact Assessment
8 May 2013
Renewables Obligation Transition
8 May 2013
Emissions Performance Standard Impact Assessments
8 May 2013
Electricity Market Reform - Capacity Market [update: May 2013]
8 May 2013
Electricity Market Reform – ensuring electricity security of supply and promoting investment in low-carbon generation [update: May 2013]
8 May 2013
Consumer Tariff Amendments (power f) - Clarify the power to make, upon a request from Ofgem, the activities of energy Third Party Intermediaries (TPIs) licensable
8 May 2013
Electricity Market Reform (EMR): Final Investment Decision (FID) Enabling
8 May 2013
Energy Bill 2012 Impact Assessment: reducing barriers to securing long-term contracts for independent electricity generation investment
30 April 2013
Update February 2013: Electricity Market Reform – ensuring electricity security of supplyand promoting investment in low-carbon generation
4 February 2013
Electricity market reform - impact assessment
14 January 2013
Summary of impacts
29 November 2012
Electricity Market Reform – Capacity Market
27 November 2012
Electricity Market Reform – ensuring electricity security of supply and promoting investment in low-carbon generation
26 November 2012
Renewables Obligation Transition
21 November 2012
Ofgem Consumer Redress
21 November 2012
Government Strategy and Policy Statement for the gas and electricity markets
8 November 2012
Liquidity Measures
31 August 2012
Reducing barriers to securing long-term contracts for independent electricity generation investmenty
31 August 2012
Electricity Market Reform (EMR): Final Investment Decision (FID) Enabling
16 April 2012
AMENDMENTS TO PART 3, CHAPTER 1 OF THE ENERGY ACT 2008 (as amended): NUCLEAR SITES: DECOMMISSIONING AND COST RECOVERY
13 April 2012
Government Pipeline and Storage System (GPSS)
27 November 2011
Creation of the Statutory Office for Nuclear Regulation (ONR)
27 October 2011
Emissions Performance Standard
12 July 2011

Full transcripts

Commons Committee stage

8 February 2013
Commons
8 February 2013
Commons
6 February 2013
Commons
6 February 2013
Commons
1 February 2013
Commons
1 February 2013
Commons
30 January 2013
Commons
30 January 2013
Commons
25 January 2013
Commons
25 January 2013
Commons
23 January 2013
Commons
23 January 2013
Commons
18 January 2013
Commons
18 January 2013
Commons
16 January 2013
Commons
16 January 2013
Commons

Commons 1st reading

29 November 2012
Commons

Commons 2nd reading

19 December 2012
Commons

Commons Programme motion

Programme motion
19 December 2012
Commons

Commons Money resolution

Money resolution
19 December 2012
Commons

Commons Ways and Means resolution

Ways and Means resolution
19 December 2012
Commons

Commons Carry-over motion

Carry-over motion
19 December 2012
Commons

Commons 1st reading

9 May 2013
Commons

Commons 2nd reading

9 May 2013
Commons

Commons Programme motion

Programme motion (No.2)
3 June 2013
Commons

Commons Report stage

Report: 2nd sitting
4 June 2013
Commons
Report: 1st sitting
3 June 2013
Commons

Commons 3rd reading

4 June 2013
Commons

Lords 1st reading

5 June 2013
Lords

Lords 2nd reading

18 June 2013
Lords

Lords Committee stage

Committee: 9th sitting
30 July 2013
Lords
Committee: 8th sitting
25 July 2013
Lords
Committee: 7th sitting
23 July 2013
Lords
Committee: 6th sitting
18 July 2013
Lords
Committee: 5th sitting
16 July 2013
Lords
Committee: 4th sitting
11 July 2013
Lords
Committee: 3rd sitting
9 July 2013
Lords
Committee: 2nd sitting
4 July 2013
Lords
Committee: 1st sitting
2 July 2013
Lords

Lords Report stage

Report: 3rd sitting
6 November 2013
Lords
Report: 2nd sitting
4 November 2013
Lords
Report: 1st sitting
28 October 2013
Lords

Commons Carry-over motion

Carry-over motion
18 November 2013
Commons

Lords 3rd reading

19 November 2013
Lords

Commons Programme motion

Programme motion
4 December 2013
Commons

Commons Consideration of Lords amendments

4 December 2013
Commons

Lords Consideration of Commons amendments

11 December 2013
Lords

Royal Assent

18 December 2013