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Consumer Rights Act 2015

Government Bill

Originated in the House of Commons, Sessions 2013-14, 2014-15

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).

Consumer Rights Act 2015 c.15
30 March 2015
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.

Bill 177 2014-15, Lords Non-Insistence and Amendments in Lieu
25 February 2015
Commons
HL Bill 81 2014-2015, Commons Disagreement and Reason
14 January 2015
Lords
Bill 134 2014-2015, Lords Amendments to the Consumer Rights Bill
10 December 2014
Commons
27 November 2014
Lords
HL Bill 52 2014-15, as amended in Grand Committee
6 November 2014
Lords
HL Bill 029 2014-15, as brought from the Commons
18 June 2014
Lords
5 June 2014
Commons
Bill 180 2013-14, as amended in Public Bill Committee
14 March 2014
Commons
23 January 2014
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
14 March 2014
Commons

Documents to explain the purpose of the Bill.

Bill 134-EN 2014-2015, Explanatory Notes on Lords Amendments
10 December 2014
Commons
23 January 2014
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.

Consideration of Lords Message as at 9 March 2015 (Revised with Programme Motion)
9 March 2015
Commons
Consideration of Lords Message as at 9 March 2015
7 March 2015
Commons
Marshalled List of Motions to be moved on consideration of Commons Reason
24 February 2015
Lords
Motion to be moved on consideration of Commons Reasons
21 February 2015
Lords
Motion to be moved on consideration of Commons Reasons
13 February 2015
Lords
Consideration of Lords Amendments as at 12 January 2015
10 January 2015
Commons
Notices of Amendments given up to and including 8 January 2015
9 January 2015
Commons
Provisional Notices of Amendments and Added Names as at 8 January 2015
8 January 2015
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 7 January 2015
8 January 2015
Commons
Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Third Reading
6 December 2014
Lords
3 December 2014
Lords
2 December 2014
Lords
Third Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report
25 November 2014
Lords
Amendment to be moved on Report [Supplementary to the Second Marshalled List]
22 November 2014
Lords
Second Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report
21 November 2014
Lords
Amendments to be moved on Report [Supplementary to the Marshalled List]
20 November 2014
Lords
Amendments to be moved on Report [Supplementary to the Marshalled List]
19 November 2014
Lords
Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report
18 November 2014
Lords
14 November 2014
Lords
13 November 2014
Lords
12 November 2014
Lords
Eighth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee
4 November 2014
Lords
Amendment to be moved in Grand Committee [Supplementary to the Seventh Marshalled List]
1 November 2014
Lords
Seventh Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee
31 October 2014
Lords
Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee [Supplementary to the Sixth Marshalled List]
29 October 2014
Lords
Sixth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee
28 October 2014
Lords
Revised Fifth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee
25 October 2014
Lords
Fifth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee
24 October 2014
Lords
Amendment to be moved in Grand Committee [Supplementary to the Fourth Marshalled List]
23 October 2014
Lords
Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee [Supplementary to the Fourth Marshalled List]
22 October 2014
Lords
Fourth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee
21 October 2014
Lords
Third Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee
17 October 2014
Lords
Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee [Supplementary to the Second Marshalled List]
16 October 2014
Lords
Second Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee
14 October 2014
Lords
Revised Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee
11 October 2014
Lords
Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee
10 October 2014
Lords
Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee
9 October 2014
Lords
Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee
8 October 2014
Lords
Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee
7 October 2014
Lords
Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee
30 September 2014
Lords
Amendment to be moved in Grand Committee
16 September 2014
Lords
Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee
12 September 2014
Lords
Amendment to be moved in Grand Committee
6 August 2014
Lords
Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee
1 August 2014
Lords
Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee
31 July 2014
Lords
Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee
9 July 2014
Lords
Amendment to be moved in Grand Committee
5 July 2014
Lords
16 June 2014
Commons
Provisional Notices of Amendments and Added Names as at 13 June 2014
13 June 2014
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 11 June 2014
12 June 2014
Commons
10 June 2014
Commons
Notices of Amendments given up to and including 6 June 2014
9 June 2014
Commons
13 May 2014
Commons
Notices of Amendments given up to and including 9 May 2014
12 May 2014
Commons
9 May 2014
Commons
8 May 2014
Commons
7 May 2014
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 28 April 2014
29 April 2014
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 3 April 2014
4 April 2014
Notices of Amendments given on 19 March 2014
20 March 2014
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 17 March 2014
18 March 2014
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 14 March 2014
17 March 2014
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 13 March 2014
14 March 2014
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 13 March 2014
13 March 2014
Commons
11 March 2014
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 7 March 2014
10 March 2014
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments given on 6 March 2014
7 March 2014
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 6 March 2014
6 March 2014
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 4 March 2014
4 March 2014
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 27 February 2014
28 February 2014
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 27 February 2014
27 February 2014
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 25 February 2014
25 February 2014
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 20 February 2014
21 February 2014
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 13 February 2014
13 February 2014
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 11 February 2014
11 February 2014
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 Message
9 March 2015
Commons
Consideration of Lords Message
12 January 2015
Commons
Consideration on Report: Second Day
16 June 2014
Commons
Consideration on Report - First Day
13 May 2014
Commons
Consideration in Committee: Selection 6
12 March 2014
Commons
Consideration in Committee: Selection 5
10 March 2014
Commons
Consideration in Committee: Selection 4
6 March 2014
Commons
Consideration in Committee: Selection 3
3 March 2014
Commons
Consideration in Committee: Selection 2
26 February 2014
Commons
Consideration in Committee: Selection 1
24 February 2014
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 Message as at 9 March 2015
10 March 2015
Commons
Proceedings on Consideration of Lords Amendments as at 12 January 2015
13 January 2015
Commons
Report Stage Proceedings as at 16 June 2014
17 June 2014
Commons
14 May 2014
Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 13 March 2014
14 March 2014
Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 11 March 2014
12 March 2014
Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 6 March 2014
7 March 2014
Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 4 March 2014
5 March 2014
Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 27 February 2014
28 February 2014
Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 25 February 2014
26 February 2014
Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 13 February 2014
14 February 2014
Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 11 February 2014
12 February 2014
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.

Briefing Paper on Lords Amendments to the Bill
19 December 2014
Commons
Library Note 2014/023
26 June 2014
Lords
Committee Stage Report
8 May 2014
Commons
Briefing Paper on Second Reading
27 January 2014
Commons

Archive of press notices related to the Bill.

Consumer Rights Bill evidence programme announced
10 February 2014
Commons
Have your say on the Consumer Rights Bill
31 January 2014
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

Written Evidence: Consolidated pdf version
19 March 2014
Commons
Written Evidence: Financial Services Consumer Panel CR28
18 March 2014
Commons
Written Evidence: Scott Mycock and David Weston CR25
13 March 2014
Commons
Written Evidence: Ticketmaster UK Limited CR26
13 March 2014
Commons
Written Evidence: Energy UK CR27
13 March 2014
Commons
Written Evidence: Office of Fair Trading CR24
6 March 2014
Commons
Written Evidence: David Peacock CR22
5 March 2014
Commons
Written Evidence: Newspaper Society and the Newspaper Publishers Association CR23
5 March 2014
Commons
Written Evidence: Confederation of British Industry CR09
27 February 2014
Commons
Written Evidence: The Glass and Glazing Federation (GGF) CR10
27 February 2014
Commons
Written Evidence: Mobile Broadband Group CR11
27 February 2014
Commons
Written Evidence: British Bankers' Association (BBA) CR12
27 February 2014
Commons
Written Evidence: Advertising Standards Authority CR13
27 February 2014
Commons
Written Evidence: Alan Moss CR14
27 February 2014
Commons
Written Evidence: UK Interactive Entertainment CR15
27 February 2014
Commons
Written Evidence: National Franchised Dealers Association (NFDA) CR16
27 February 2014
Commons
Written Evidence: Symantec CR17
27 February 2014
Commons
Written Evidence: Microsoft Ltd CR19
27 February 2014
Commons
Written Evidence: techUK CR20
27 February 2014
Commons
Written Evidence: U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform CR18
27 February 2014
Commons
Written Evidence: Christopher Burley CR21
27 February 2014
Commons
Written Evidence: The Law Commission CR01
12 February 2014
Commons
Written Evidence: Scottish Law Commission CR02
12 February 2014
Commons
Written Evidence: Andrew Tettenborn CR03
12 February 2014
Commons
Written Evidence: Association of British Insurers CR04
12 February 2014
Commons
Written Evidence: Which? CR05
12 February 2014
Commons
Written Evidence: Finance and Leasing Association CR06
12 February 2014
Commons
Written Evidence: Trevor Mayes CR07
12 February 2014
Commons
Written Evidence: Citizens Advice CR08
12 February 2014
Commons

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 on guidance for estate agents: sale by tender/buyer pays fee.
16 December 2014
Guidance for estate agents: sale by tender/buyer pays fee.
16 December 2014
Letter from Baroness Neville-Rolfe to Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town regarding enhanced consumer measures and private actions in competition law
10 November 2014
Letter from Baroness Neville-Rolfe to Lord Clarke of Hampstead regarding Royal Mail Universal Services
3 November 2014
Letter from Baroness Neville-Rolfe to Lord Stevenson of Balmacara regarding the Grand Committee debate on the Consumer Rights Bill and the enforcement of current legislation on ticket resale
28 October 2014
Letter from Lord Gardiner of Kimble to Baroness Howe of Idlicote regarding the second reading of the Consumer Rights Bill - financial transaction blocking and child internet safety.
14 July 2014

Full transcripts

Commons Committee stage

14 March 2014
Commons
12 March 2014
Commons
12 March 2014
Commons
7 March 2014
Commons
7 March 2014
Commons
6 March 2014
Commons
5 March 2014
Commons
28 February 2014
Commons
28 February 2014
Commons
26 February 2014
Commons
26 February 2014
Commons
14 February 2014
Commons
14 February 2014
Commons
12 February 2014
Commons
12 February 2014
Commons

Commons 1st reading

23 January 2014
Commons

Commons 2nd reading

28 January 2014
Commons

Commons Programme motion

Programme motion
28 January 2014
Commons

Commons Money resolution

Money resolution
28 January 2014
Commons

Commons Carry-over motion

Carry-over motion
28 January 2014
Commons

Commons Report stage

13 May 2014
Commons

Commons Programme motion

Programme motion
13 May 2014
Commons

Commons Report stage

16 June 2014
Commons

Commons 3rd reading

16 June 2014
Commons

Lords 1st reading

17 June 2014
Lords

Lords 2nd reading

1 July 2014
Lords

Lords Committee stage

Committee: 8th sitting
5 November 2014
Lords
Committee: 7th sitting
3 November 2014
Lords
Committee: 6th sitting
29 October 2014
Lords
Committee: 5th sitting
27 October 2014
Lords
Committee: 4th sitting
22 October 2014
Lords
Committee: 3rd sitting
20 October 2014
Lords
Committee: 2nd sitting
15 October 2014
Lords
Committee: 1st sitting
13 October 2014
Lords

Lords Report stage

Report: 3rd sitting
26 November 2014
Lords
Report: 2nd sitting
24 November 2014
Lords
Report: 1st sitting
19 November 2014
Lords

Lords 3rd reading

8 December 2014
Lords

Commons Programme motion

Programme motion
12 January 2015
Commons

Commons Consideration of Lords amendments

12 January 2015
Commons

Commons Carry-over motion

Carry-over motion
12 January 2015
Commons

Lords Consideration of Commons amendments

24 February 2015
Lords

Commons Consideration of Lords amendments

9 March 2015
Commons

Royal Assent

26 March 2015

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Commons 1st reading

5 June 2014
Commons

Commons 2nd reading

5 June 2014
Commons