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High Speed Rail (London–West Midlands) Act 2017

Hybrid Bill

Originated in the House of Commons, Sessions 2013-14, 2014-15, 2015-16, 2016-17

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).

High Speed Rail (London - West Midlands) Act 2017 c.7
23 February 2017

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.

Bill 135 2016-17, Lords Amendments to the Bill
1 February 2017
Commons
HL Bill 93 (as amended on Report) (Volume I)
24 January 2017
Lords
HL Bill 93 (as amended on Report) (Volume II)
24 January 2017
Lords
Informal “tracked changes” version of the Bill showing changes made in Grand Committee
16 January 2017
Lords
HL Bill 92 (as amended in Grand Committee) (Volume I)
12 January 2017
Lords
HL Bill 92 (as amended in Grand Committee) (Volume II)
12 January 2017
Lords
HL Bill 83 (as amended in Select Committee) (Volume II)
12 December 2016
Lords
HL Bill 83 (as amended in Select Committee) (Volume I)
12 December 2016
Lords
HL Bill 111 2015-16
23 March 2016
Lords
Bill 137 2015-16 [as amended in the High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill Select Committee]
24 February 2016
Commons
Bill 001 2015-16, as ordered by the House of Commons
28 May 2015
Commons
Bill 002 2014-15, as introduced
5 June 2014
Commons
Bill 132 2013-14 (as introduced) - Volume 2
25 November 2013
Commons
Bill 132 2013-14 (as introduced) - Volume 1
25 November 2013
Commons

Documents to explain the purpose of the Bill.

1 February 2017
Commons
24 March 2016
Lords
25 November 2013
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.

HL Bill 93(b) Amendment for Third Reading
30 January 2017
Lords
HL Bill 93(a) Amendment for Third Reading
27 January 2017
Lords
HL Bill 92-I Marshalled list for Report
20 January 2017
Lords
HL Bill 92(b) Amendments for Report
19 January 2017
Lords
HL Bill 92(a) Amendments for Report
17 January 2017
Lords
HL Bill 83-II Second marshalled list for Grand Committee
10 January 2017
Lords
HL Bill 83-I(a) Amendment for Grand Committee, supplementary to the marshalled list
9 January 2017
Lords
HL Bill 83-I Marshalled list for Grand Committee
6 January 2017
Lords
HL Bill 83(f) Amendments for Grand Committee
5 January 2017
Lords
HL Bill 83(e) Amendments for Grand Committee
4 January 2017
Lords
HL Bill 83(d) Amendment for Grand Committee
3 January 2017
Lords
HL Bill 83(c) Amendments for Grand Committee
30 December 2016
Lords
HL Bill 83(b) Amendments for Grand Committee
22 December 2016
Lords
HL Bill 83(a) Amendments for Grand Committee
21 December 2016
Lords
Consideration of Bill Amendments as at 23 March 2016
23 March 2016
Commons
22 March 2016
Commons
21 March 2016
Commons
18 March 2016
Commons
17 March 2016
Commons
11 March 2016
Commons
10 March 2016
Commons
9 March 2016
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 8 March 2016
8 March 2016
Commons
4 March 2016
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 3 March 2016
3 March 2016
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 1 March 2016
1 March 2016
Commons
1 March 2016
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 26 February 2016
29 February 2016
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 25 February 2016
26 February 2016
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 24 February 2016
25 February 2016
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 20 February 2017
21 February 2017
Commons
Report Stage Proceedings as at 23 March 2016
24 March 2016
Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 8 March 2016
8 March 2016
Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 3 March 2016
3 March 2016
Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 1 March 2016
1 March 2016
Commons

Details of the proceedings at committee and report stage in the House of Commons, where amendments to the Bill are considered. The documents contain the text of amendments considered at that sitting and show whether they were agreed to, negatived (not agreed), not called, not moved or withdrawn.

Commons Committee stage

Examination for compliance with Standing Orders
15 January 2014
Commons

Commons Committee stage

Select Committee
29 April 2014
Commons

Commons 1st reading

5 June 2014
Commons

Commons 2nd reading

5 June 2014
Commons

Commons Committee stage

Select Committee
28 May 2015
Commons

Commons Report stage

23 March 2016
Commons

Commons 3rd reading

23 March 2016
Commons

Commons Carry-over motion

Carry-over motion
23 March 2016
Commons

Lords 1st reading

23 March 2016
Lords

Lords Carry-over motion

Carry-over motion
5 May 2016
Lords

Lords Committee stage

Committee: 2nd sitting (Hansard)
12 January 2017
Lords
Committee: 2nd sitting (Minutes of Proceedings)
12 January 2017
Lords
Committee: 1st sitting
10 January 2017
Lords

Lords Report stage

Report stage (Hansard)
24 January 2017
Lords
Report stage (Minutes of Proceedings)
24 January 2017
Lords

Lords 3rd reading

3rd reading (Hansard)
31 January 2017
Lords
3rd reading (Minutes of Proceedings)
31 January 2017
Lords

Royal Assent

Royal Assent (Hansard)
23 February 2017
Royal Assent (Minutes of Proceedings)
23 February 2017

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.

Background Briefing on high-speed rail (HS2)
16 February 2017
Commons
Briefing Paper on Second Reading
22 April 2014
Commons
Briefing on the High Speed Rail (Preparation) Act
22 November 2013
Commons
Briefing on the procedure used for Hybrid Bills
19 November 2013
Commons
Background briefing on the plans for HS2
17 November 2011
Commons

The following select committee reports have been identified as relevant to the debate on the Bill.

High Speed Rail (London - West Midlands) Bill Select Committee Second Special Report - pdf version
22 February 2016
Commons

List of related Impact Assessments

Compulsory Purchase Order (CPO) Powers for the Secretary of State for Regeneration and Business and Community Facility Relocation [corrected]
25 November 2013
Compulsory Purchase Order (CPO) Powers for the Secretary of State for Regeneration and Business and Community Facility Relocation
25 November 2013
Railway matters and regulation
24 September 2013
11 September 2013

Occasionally questions put to government Ministers during debates on Bills in either the House of Commons or the House of Lords may be answered by the Minister saying 'I will write to the Hon Member'. Such “will write” replies are not published in Hansard but are placed in the Library of the House concerned and published on the Parliamentary website.

Letter dated 21/04/2016 from Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon to Baroness Randerson regarding the second reading of the High Speed Rail (London - West Midlands) Bill
21 April 2016
Letter dated 21/04/2016 from Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon to Baroness Pidding regarding issues raised during the Second Reading of the High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill
21 April 2016
Letter dated 21/04/2016 from Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon to Baroness Valentine regarding issues raised during the Second Reading debate on the High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill
21 April 2016
Letter dated 21/04/2016 from Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon to the Earl of Glasgow regarding issues raised during the Second Reading debate of the High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill
21 April 2016
Letter dated 21/04/2016 from Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon to Baroness Young of Old Scone regarding the High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill
21 April 2016
Letter dated 21/04/2016 from Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon to Lord Berkeley regarding issues raised during the Second Reading of the High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill
21 April 2016
Letter dated 21/04/2016 from Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon to Lord Bradshaw regarding the High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill
21 April 2016
Letter dated 21/04/2016 from Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon to Lord Fowler regarding the general investment in transport other than HS2.
21 April 2016
Letter dated 21/04/2016 from Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon to Lord Framlingham regarding issues raised during the Second Reading of the High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill
21 April 2016
Letter dated 21/04/2016 from Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon to Lord Prescott regarding issues raised during the Second Reading of the High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill
21 April 2016
Letter dated 21/04/2016 from Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon to Lord Rosser regarding the High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill and the redevelopment of Euston Station.
21 April 2016
Letter dated 21/04/2016 from Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon to Lord Stevenson of Balmacara regarding issues raised during the Second Reading of the High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill.
21 April 2016
Letter dated 21/04/2016 from Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon to Lord Tunnicliffe regarding issues raised during the Second Reading of the High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill
21 April 2016
Letter dated 21/04/2016 from Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon to Lord Turnbull regarding the High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill and Euston Station.
21 April 2016
Letter dated 21/04/2016 from Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon to Lord Rowe-Beddoe regarding issues raised during the Second Reading of the High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill.
21 April 2016
Letter dated 21/04/2016 from Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon to Baroness Randerson regarding issues raised during the Second Reading debate on the High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill
21 April 2016
Letter dated 21/04/2016 from Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon to Lord Liddle regarding issues raised during the Second Reading debate of the High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill on 14 Apr 2016
21 April 2016
Letter dated 21/04/2016 from Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon to Viscount Simon regarding issues raised during the Second Reading debate of the High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill on 14 Apr 2016
21 April 2016
Letter dated 21/04/2016 from Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon to Lord Birt regarding issues raised during the Second Reading debate of the High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill on 14 Apr 2016
21 April 2016
Letter dated 21/04/2016 from Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon to Lord Bishop of Coventry regarding issues raised during the Second Reading debate of the High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill on 14 Apr 2016
21 April 2016

A Petition for Additional Provision has been deposited in relation to this Bill. It seeks to allow the promoters of the Bill to extend its scope. There is a short set period when anyone specially and directly affected by the new provisions has an opportunity to oppose their inclusion in the Bill.

Additional Provision 5 (December 2015)
2 December 2015
Commons
Additional Provision 4 (October 2015)
12 October 2015
Commons
Additional Provision 3 (September 2015)
15 September 2015
Commons
Additional Provision 2 (July 2015)
13 July 2015
Commons
Additional Provision (September 2014)
10 September 2014
Commons

Amendments agreed to on the Consideration (Report stage) of the bill in the House of Commons.

Commons Carry-over motion

Carry-over motion
9 September 2014
Commons

Commons Instruction

9 September 2014
Commons

Commons 1st reading

28 May 2015
Commons

Commons 2nd reading

28 May 2015
Commons

Lords Committee stage

Committee: 2nd sitting (Hansard)
12 January 2017
Lords
Committee: 2nd sitting (Minutes of Proceedings)
12 January 2017
Lords
Committee: 2nd sitting (Hansard)
12 January 2017
Lords
Committee: 2nd sitting (Minutes of Proceedings)
12 January 2017
Lords
Committee: 1st sitting (Hansard)
10 January 2017
Lords
Committee: 1st sitting (Minutes of Proceedings)
10 January 2017
Lords
Committee: 1st sitting (Hansard)
10 January 2017
Lords
Committee: 1st sitting (Minutes of Proceedings)
10 January 2017
Lords
Committee: 1st sitting (Hansard)
10 January 2017
Lords
Committee: 1st sitting (Minutes of Proceedings)
10 January 2017
Lords
Committee: 1st sitting (Hansard)
10 January 2017
Lords
Committee: 1st sitting (Minutes of Proceedings)
10 January 2017
Lords
Committee: 1st sitting (Hansard)
10 January 2017
Lords
Committee: 1st sitting (Hansard)
10 January 2017
Lords
Committee: 1st sitting (Hansard)
10 January 2017
Lords
Committee: 1st sitting (Hansard)
10 January 2017
Lords
Committee: 1st sitting
10 January 2017
Lords

Lords Report stage

24 January 2017
Lords

Full transcripts

Commons Committee stage

8 March 2016
Commons
8 March 2016
Commons
3 March 2016
Commons
3 March 2016
Commons
1 March 2016
Commons
1 March 2016
Commons

Commons 1st reading

25 November 2013
Commons

Commons 2nd reading

28 April 2014
Commons

Commons Instruction

23 June 2015
Commons

Commons Instruction

15 September 2015
Commons

Commons Instruction

1 December 2015
Commons

Lords 2nd reading

14 April 2016
Lords

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Commons Committee stage

Resolution of the Standing Orders Committee
15 January 2014
Commons

Commons Money resolution

Money resolution
28 April 2014
Commons

Commons Ways and Means resolution

Ways and Means resolution
28 April 2014
Commons

Commons Instruction

29 April 2014
Commons

Commons Carry-over motion

Carry-over motion
29 April 2014
Commons

It is open to any individual, group of individuals or organisation ‘directly and specially affected’ by the provisions of a private or hybrid bill to voice their objections in a petition against that bill.

House of Lords list of petitions against the Bill
6 December 2016
Lords
House of Lords petitions 1-100
4 May 2016
Lords
House of Lords petitions 101-200
4 May 2016
Lords
House of Lords petitions 201-300
4 May 2016
Lords
House of Lords petitions 301-400
4 May 2016
Lords
House of Lords petitions 401-500
4 May 2016
Lords
House of Lords petitions 501-600
4 May 2016
Lords
House of Lords petitions 601-700
4 May 2016
Lords
House of Lords petitions 701-800
4 May 2016
Lords
House of Lords petitions 801-828
4 May 2016
Lords
House of Commons petitions against the Bill can be found here
3 May 2016
Commons

Consideration of Lords Amendments
17 February 2017
Commons
Consideration on Report
23 March 2016
Commons
Consideration in Committee: Selection 3
7 March 2016
Commons
Consideration in Committee: Selection 2
3 March 2016
Commons
Consideration in Committee: Selection 1
1 March 2016
Commons

Full transcripts of the Committee meetings

Examination for compliance with Standing Orders

HS 2 Hybridity Examination Corrected Transcript (Day 1 of 2)
17 December 2013

Examination for compliance with Standing Orders

HS 2 Hybridity Examination Corrected Transcript (Day 2 of 2)
8 January 2014