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Charities (Protection and Social Investment) Act 2016

Government Bill

Originated in the House of Lords, Session 2015-16

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).

Charities (Protection and Social Investment) Act 2016 c.4
22 March 2016
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.

27 January 2016
Lords
Bill 116 2015-16 (as amended in Public Bill Committee)
8 January 2016
Commons
Bill 69 2015-16 (as brought from the Lords)
16 September 2015
Commons
21 July 2015
Lords
HL Bill 55 2015-16 [as amended in Grand Committee]
6 July 2015
Lords
28 May 2015
Lords

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 January 2016
Commons

Tracked changes versions of the Bill, showing amendments made in Committee, Grand Committee or in Special Public Bill Committee in the House of Lords. Please note that these are unofficial versions and may not be completely accurate.

Version of the bill showing changes made in committee
7 July 2015
Lords

Documents to explain the purpose of the Bill.

Under the 'English votes for English laws' procedure, which applied from 23 October 2015 until it was suspended on 22 April 2020 (and finally rescinded on 13 July 2021),the Speaker certified Bills, or provisions of Bills, as relating exclusively to England, and/or to England and Wales. In relation to Finance Bills, the Speaker could certify founding financial motions, or clauses or schedules, as relating exclusively to England, Wales and Northern Ireland.The text of certificates issued by the Speaker, and information prepared by the Government on how government amendments affect the territorial application of provisions of the bill, are available here. (Similar information about the bill itself could be found in the Explanatory Notes – see above.).

Memorandum from the Cabinet Office - 7 January 2016
11 April 2017
Commons
Memorandum from the Cabinet Office - 4 December 2015
16 February 2017
Commons
Speaker's Certificate - 26 January 2016
26 January 2016
Commons
Speaker's Provisional Certificate - 20 January 2016
20 January 2016
Commons
Speaker's Certificate - 4 November 2015
14 December 2015
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 Bill Amendments as at 26 January 2016
26 January 2016
Commons
Legislative Grand Committee England and Wales Consent Motion 26 January 2016
26 January 2016
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 22 January 2016
25 January 2016
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 21 January 2016
22 January 2016
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 20 January 2016
21 January 2016
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 19 January 2016
20 January 2016
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 18 January 2016
19 January 2016
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 15 January 2016
18 January 2016
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 14 January 2016
15 January 2016
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 13 January 2016
14 January 2016
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 7 January 2016
7 January 2016
Commons
6 January 2016
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 5 January 2016
5 January 2016
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 30 December 2015
31 December 2015
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 15 December 2015
16 December 2015
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 15 December 2015
15 December 2015
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 11 December 2015
14 December 2015
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 10 December 2015
11 December 2015
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 9 December 2015
10 December 2015
Commons
Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Third Reading
11 September 2015
Lords
8 September 2015
Lords
Amendments to be moved on Report [Supplementary to the Marshalled List]
17 July 2015
Lords
Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report
16 July 2015
Lords
15 July 2015
Lords
14 July 2015
Lords
13 July 2015
Lords
9 July 2015
Lords
Fourth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee
2 July 2015
Lords
Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee [Supplementary to the Third Marshalled List]
1 July 2015
Lords
Third Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee
29 June 2015
Lords
Amendment to be moved in Grand Committee [Supplementary to the Second Marshalled List]
26 June 2015
Lords
Second Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee
25 June 2015
Lords
Amendment to be moved in Grand Committee [Supplementary to the Marshalled List]
24 June 2015
Lords
Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee [Supplementary to the Marshalled List]
23 June 2015
Lords
Amendment to be moved in Grand Committee [Supplementary to the Marshalled List]
22 June 2015
Lords
Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee
19 June 2015
Lords
18 June 2015
Lords
17 June 2015
Lords
16 June 2015
Lords
15 June 2015
Lords
11 June 2015
Lords

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

Consideration on Report
26 January 2016
Commons
Consideration in Committee: Selection 3
6 January 2016
Commons
Consideration in Committee: Selection 2
4 January 2016
Commons
Consideration in Committee: Selection 1
14 December 2015
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.

Report Stage Proceedings as at 26 January 2016
27 January 2016
Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 7 January 2016
8 January 2016
Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 5 January 2016
6 January 2016
Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 15 December 2015
16 December 2015
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.

Committee Stage Report
20 January 2016
Commons
Commons Library Briefing Paper on the Bill - in brief
22 October 2015
Commons
Commons Library Briefing Paper on the Bill - in detail
22 October 2015
Commons
Briefing paper on Commons Library analysis of the Bill
9 June 2015
Commons

Archive of press notices related to the Bill.

Have your say on the Charities (Protection and Social Investment) Bill
3 December 2015
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
8 January 2016
Commons
Written Evidence: Bircham Dyson Bell LLP (CHB18)
7 January 2016
Commons
Written Evidence: Anonymous (CHB10)
6 January 2016
Commons
Written Evidence: City of London Corporation (CHB11)
6 January 2016
Commons
Written Evidence: Douglas G Cracknell, LLB, barrister (CHB12)
6 January 2016
Commons
Written Evidence: ICSA (CHB13)
6 January 2016
Commons
Written Evidence: Staffordshire and West Midlands CRC (CHB14)
6 January 2016
Commons
Written Evidence: Anonymous (CHB15)
6 January 2016
Commons
Written Evidence: Anonymous (CHB16)
6 January 2016
Commons
Written Evidence: Directory of Social Change (CHB06)
16 December 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Professor Gareth G Morgan (CHB07)
16 December 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: The Charity Law Association Working Party (CHB08)
16 December 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Quaker Housing Trust (CHB09)
16 December 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Social Enterprise UK (CHB01)
15 December 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Institute of Fundraising and the Public Fundraising Association (CHB02)
15 December 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: ACEVO, CFG, DSC, ACF, Bond and BWB (CHB03)
15 December 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: John Weth (CHB04)
15 December 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Unlock, Clinks and the Prison Reform Trust (CHB05)
15 December 2015
Commons

Full transcripts

Commons Committee stage

8 January 2016
Commons
6 January 2016
Commons
6 January 2016
Commons
16 December 2015
Commons
16 December 2015
Commons

Lords 1st reading

28 May 2015
Lords

Lords 2nd reading

10 June 2015
Lords

Lords Committee stage

Committee: 4th sitting (Hansard)
6 July 2015
Lords
Committee: 4th sitting (Minutes of Proceedings)
6 July 2015
Lords
Committee: 3rd sitting (Hansard)
1 July 2015
Lords
Committee: 3rd sitting (Minutes of Proceedings)
1 July 2015
Lords
Committee: 2nd sitting (Hansard)
29 June 2015
Lords
Committee: 2nd sitting (Minutes of Proceedings)
29 June 2015
Lords
Committee: 1st sitting (Hansard)
23 June 2015
Lords
Committee: 1st sitting (Minutes of Proceedings)
23 June 2015
Lords

Lords Report stage

Report stage (Hansard)
20 July 2015
Lords
Report stage (Minutes of Proceedings)
20 July 2015
Lords

Lords 3rd reading

3rd Reading (Hansard)
14 September 2015
Lords
3rd reading (Minutes)
14 September 2015
Lords

Commons 1st reading

15 September 2015
Commons

Commons 2nd reading

3 December 2015
Commons

Commons Programme motion

Programme motion
3 December 2015
Commons

Commons Money resolution

Money resolution
3 December 2015
Commons

Commons Ways and Means resolution

Ways and Means resolution
26 January 2016
Commons

Commons Programme motion

Programme motion
26 January 2016
Commons

Commons Report stage

26 January 2016
Commons

Commons Legislative Grand Committee

Legislative Grand Committee
26 January 2016
Commons

Commons 3rd reading

26 January 2016
Commons

Lords Consideration of Commons amendments

Ping Pong (Hansard)
2 February 2016
Lords
Ping Pong (Minutes of proceedings)
2 February 2016
Lords

Royal Assent

16 March 2016
16 March 2016