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National Citizen Service Act 2017

Government Bill

Originated in the House of Lords, Session 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).

National Citizen Service Act 2017 c.15
27 April 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.

16 March 2017
Lords
24 January 2017
Commons
Bill 114 2016-17, as brought from the Lords
14 December 2016
Commons
7 December 2016
Lords
11 October 2016
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
26 January 2017
Commons

Documents to explain the purpose of the Bill.

16 March 2017
Lords
14 December 2016
Commons
11 October 2016
Lords

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for English laws' procedure, which applied from 23 October 2015 until it was suspended on 22 April 2020 (and finally rescinded on 13 July 2021),the Speaker certified Bills, or provisions of Bills, as relating exclusively to England, and/or to England and Wales.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.).

Legislative Grand Committee England Consent Motion 15 March 2017
15 March 2017
Commons
Speaker's Signed Certificate - 15 March 2017
15 March 2017
Commons
Speaker’s provisional certificate
20 February 2017
Commons
Memorandum from the Department for Culture, Media and Sport assessing amendments to the Bill - 25 January 2017
25 January 2017
Commons
Speaker's Certificate - 11 January 2017
12 January 2017
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 15 March 2017
15 March 2017
Commons
14 March 2017
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 31 January 2017
1 February 2017
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 24 January 2016
24 January 2017
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 20 January 2017
23 January 2017
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 19 January 2017
20 January 2017
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 18 January 2017
19 January 2017
Commons
HL Bill 82-I Marshalled list for Third Reading
13 December 2016
Lords
HL Bill 82(a) Amendments for Third Reading
8 December 2016
Lords
HL Bill 64-R-I Marshalled list for Report
5 December 2016
Lords
HL Bill 64-R(f) Amendment for Report
2 December 2016
Lords
HL Bill 64-R(e) Amendment for Report
30 November 2016
Lords
HL Bill 64-R(d) Amendments for Report
29 November 2016
Lords
HL Bill 64-R(c) Amendment for Report
28 November 2016
Lords
HL Bill 64-R(b) Amendments for Report
24 November 2016
Lords
HL Bill 64-R(a) Amendment for Report
23 November 2016
Lords
HL Bill 64-II Second marshalled list for Grand Committee
18 November 2016
Lords
HL Bill 64-I(a) Amendment for Grand Committee, supplementary to the marshalled list
17 November 2016
Lords
HL Bill 64-I Marshalled list for Grand Committee
14 November 2016
Lords
HL Bill 64(l) Amendment for Grand Committee
11 November 2016
Lords
HL Bill 64(k) Amendment for Grand Committee
10 November 2016
Lords
HL Bill 64(j) Amendment for Grand Committee
9 November 2016
Lords
HL Bill 64(i) Amendments for Grand Committee
8 November 2016
Lords
HL Bill 64(h) Amendments for Grand Committee
7 November 2016
Lords
HL Bill 64(g) Amendments for Grand Committee
4 November 2016
Lords
HL Bill 64(f) Amendment for Grand Committee
2 November 2016
Lords
HL Bill 64(e) Amendment for Grand Committee
1 November 2016
Lords
HL Bill 64(d) Amendment for Grand Committee
31 October 2016
Lords
HL Bill 64(c) Amendments for Grand Committee
28 October 2016
Lords
HL Bill 64(b) Amendments for Grand Committee
27 October 2016
Lords
HL Bill 64(a) Amendments for Grand Committee
26 October 2016
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
14 March 2017
Commons
Consideration in Committee: Selection 1
23 January 2017
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 15 March 2017
16 March 2017
Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 24 January 2017
25 January 2017
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.

Commons Library analysis of the progress of the Bill
10 March 2017
Commons

Archive of press notices related to the Bill.

Have your say on the National Citizen Service Bill
17 January 2017
Commons

House of Lords Library Notes aim to be politically impartial and are compiled for Members of Parliament and their staff.

National Citizen Service Bill: Briefing for Lords Stages
20 October 2016
Lords

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: Jemma Watson (NCSB 01)
25 January 2017
Commons
Written Evidence: Dr Sarah Mills (NCSB 02)
25 January 2017
Commons
Written Evidence: defenddigitalme (NCSB 03)
25 January 2017
Commons
Written Evidence: James Weinberg in association with Bite the Ballot and the All Party Parliamentary Group for Democratic Participation (NCSB 04)
25 January 2017
Commons
Written Evidence: Catch22 (NCSB 05)
25 January 2017
Commons
Written Evidence: National Citizen Service Trust (NCSB 06)
25 January 2017
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 from Lord Ashton and Rob Wilson MP to Stephen Greene regarding issues raised debates for NCS Trust to consider in annual reporting to Parliament (clauses 5 and 6).
13 December 2016
Letter dated 03/11/2016 from Lord Ashton of Hyde to Members regarding issues arising form the Second Reading of the National Citizens Service Bill
3 November 2016

Full transcripts

Commons Committee stage

Committee debates: compilation of sittings
25 January 2017
Commons
25 January 2017
Commons

Lords 1st reading

1st reading (Hansard)
11 October 2016
Lords
1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings)
11 October 2016
Lords

Lords 2nd reading

2nd reading (Hansard - part one)
25 October 2016
Lords
2nd reading (Hansard - part two)
25 October 2016
Lords
2nd reading (Minutes of Proceedings)
25 October 2016
Lords

Lords Committee stage

Committee: 2nd sitting (Hansard)
22 November 2016
Lords
Committee: 2nd sitting (Minutes of Proceedings)
22 November 2016
Lords
Committee: 1st sitting (Hansard)
16 November 2016
Lords
Committee: 1st sitting
16 November 2016
Lords

Lords Report stage

Report stage (Hansard)
7 December 2016
Lords
Report stage (Minutes of Proceedings)
7 December 2016
Lords

Lords 3rd reading

3rd reading (Hansard)
14 December 2016
Lords
3rd reading (Minutes of Proceedings)
14 December 2016
Lords

Commons 1st reading

14 December 2016
Commons

Commons 2nd reading

16 January 2017
Commons

Commons Programme motion

Programme motion
16 January 2017
Commons

Commons Money resolution

Money resolution
16 January 2017
Commons

Commons Report stage

15 March 2017
Commons

Commons 3rd reading

15 March 2017
Commons

Lords Consideration of Commons amendments

Ping Pong (Hansard)
4 April 2017
Lords
Ping Pong (Minutes of Proceedings)
4 April 2017
Lords

Royal Assent

Royal Assent (Hansard)
27 April 2017
Royal Assent (Minutes of Proceedings)
27 April 2017