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High Speed Rail (West Midlands-Crewe) Act 2021

Hybrid Bill

Originated in the House of Commons, Sessions 2017-19, 2019-19, 2019-21

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 (West Midlands - Crewe) Act 2021 (c. 2)
11 February 2021

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 231 2019-21 (Lords Amendments)
14 December 2020
Commons
8 December 2020
Lords
HL Bill 142 (as amended in Select Committee)
14 October 2020
Lords
3 March 2020
Lords
15 October 2019
Lords
HL Bill 193 (as introduced)
16 July 2019
Lords
Bill 397 2017-19, as amended in Select Committee
12 June 2019
Commons
17 July 2017
Commons

Documents to explain the purpose of the Bill.

Bill 231 EN 2019-21 (Lords Amendments)
15 December 2020
Commons
3 March 2020
Lords
15 October 2019
Lords
16 July 2019
Lords

The Government provide a delegated powers memorandum for all public (including hybrid) bills to justify the delegation of powers, usually to Ministers, in the bill. For reports of the Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform Committee, see “Select Committee Reports”.

High Speed Rail (West Midlands - Crewe) Bill: Delegated Powers Memorandum
24 July 2019
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for English laws' procedure, which applied from 23 October 2015 until it was suspended on 22 April 2020 (and finally rescinded on 13 July 2021),the Speaker certified Bills, or provisions of Bills, as relating exclusively to England, and/or to England and Wales.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 Motion - 15 July 2019
15 July 2019
Commons
Speaker's Signed Certificate 15 July 2019
15 July 2019
Commons
Speaker's signed Certificate - 24 January 2018
24 January 2018
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 142-R-II Second marshalled list for Report
3 December 2020
Lords
HL Bill 142-R-I(a) Amendment for Report (Supplementary to the Marshalled List)
2 December 2020
Lords
HL Bill 142-R-I Marshalled list for Report
25 November 2020
Lords
HL Bill 142-R(d) Amendments for Report
24 November 2020
Lords
HL Bill 142-R(c) Amendments for Report
20 November 2020
Lords
HL Bill 142-R(b) Amendment for Report
19 November 2020
Lords
HL Bill 142-R(a) Amendment for Report
16 November 2020
Lords
HL Bill 142-II Second marshalled list for Grand Committee
9 November 2020
Lords
HL Bill 142-I Marshalled list for Grand Committee
4 November 2020
Lords
HL Bill 142(e) Amendments for Grand Committee
3 November 2020
Lords
HL Bill 142(d) Amendment for Grand Committee
2 November 2020
Lords
HL Bill 142(c) Amendments for Grand Committee
30 October 2020
Lords
HL Bill 142(b) Amendment for Grand Committee
29 October 2020
Lords
HL Bill 142(a) Amendment for Grand Committee
21 October 2020
Lords
Consideration of Bill Amendments as at 15 July 2019
15 July 2019
Commons
12 July 2019
Commons
11 July 2019
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 25 June 2019
25 June 2019
Commons
24 June 2019
Commons
21 June 2019
Commons
11 June 2019
Commons
Consolidated paper of Amendments for Select Committee
22 May 2019
Commons

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

Grouping of Lords Amendments by Minister Andrew Stephenson
18 January 2021
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 - 19 January 2021
20 January 2021
Commons
Report Stage Proceedings as at 15 July 2019
16 July 2019
Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 25 June 2019
26 June 2019
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.

Background Briefing on the Bill
19 January 2018
Commons

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

Special Report: High Speed Rail (West Midlands - Crewe) Bill
11 November 2020
Lords
26th Report of the Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform Committee
4 November 2020
Lords
Second Special Report of the Committee
23 July 2018
Commons
First Special Report of the Committee
24 May 2018
Commons

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

High Speed Rail (West Midlands–Crewe) Bill: update for Lords committee stages
2 November 2020
Lords
High Speed Rail (West Midlands–Crewe) Bill: Briefing for Lords Stages
15 August 2019
Lords

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 Baroness Vere of Norbiton to Baroness Randerson and others regarding an issue raised during the Report Stage of the High Speed Rail (West Midlands - Crewe) Bill: the impact to wetlands and meadows
11 December 2020
Letter from Baroness Vere of Norbiton to the Earl of Lytton and others regarding the repository for long-term liabilities and obligations for works to neighbouring properties, etc.
10 December 2020
Letter from Andrew Stephenson MP to Lord Randall regarding issues raised during the High Speed Rail (West Midlands - Crewe) Bill report stage debate
4 December 2020
Letter from Baroness Vere of Norbiton to Lord Rosser regarding issues raised during the High Speed Rail (West Midlands-Crewe) Bill committee stage debate
20 November 2020
Letter from Baroness Vere of Norbiton to Baroness Gardner of Parkes regarding an issue raised during the committee debate: connectivity within Birmingham
19 November 2020
Letter from Baroness Vere of Norbiton to Lord Snape regarding the role of the Office of Rail and Road during HS2 construction and operation
18 November 2020
Letter from Baroness Vere of Norbiton to Baroness Randerson regarding issues raised during the High Speed Rail (West Midlands - Crew) Bill committee stage debate
17 November 2020
Letter from Baroness Vere of Norbiton to Lord Berkeley and Lord Tunnicliffe regarding issues raised during the Grand Committee on the High Speed Rail (West Midlands-Crewe) Bill
16 November 2020
Letter from Baroness Vere of Norbiton to the Earl of Lytton regarding issues raised during the Grand Committee
16 November 2020

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.

Second Additional Provision (AP2) - February 2019
8 February 2019
Commons
Second Additional Provision (AP2) - proposed amendments
8 February 2019
Commons
Additional Provision (AP1) - March 2018
23 March 2018
Commons

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

Commons 2nd reading

30 January 2018
Commons
30 January 2018
Commons

Commons Money resolution

Money resolution
30 January 2018
Commons
Money resolution
30 January 2018
Commons

Commons Allocation of time motion

Allocation of time motion
30 January 2018
Commons

Commons Carry-over motion

Carry-over motion
30 January 2018
Commons

Commons Committee stage

Committee: 1st sitting
7 June 2019
Commons

Commons Report stage

15 July 2019
Commons

Commons 3rd reading

15 July 2019
Commons

Lords 1st reading

1st reading (Hansard)
16 July 2019
Lords
1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings)
16 July 2019
Lords

Commons Bill reintroduced

Bill reintroduced
3 March 2020
Commons

Lords Committee stage

Committee: 2nd sitting
12 November 2020
Lords
Committee: 2nd sitting
12 November 2020
Lords
Committee: 2nd sitting (Hansard)
12 November 2020
Lords
Committee: 2nd sitting (Mintues of Proceedings)
12 November 2020
Lords
Committee: 2nd sitting (Hansard)
12 November 2020
Lords
Committee: 2nd sitting (Minutes of Proceedings)
12 November 2020
Lords
Committee: 1st sitting (Hansard)
9 November 2020
Lords
Committee: 1st sitting (Minutes of Proceedings)
9 November 2020
Lords
Committee: 1st sitting (Hansard)
9 November 2020
Lords
Committee: 1st sitting (Minutes of Proceedings)
9 November 2020
Lords
Committee: 1st sitting (Hansard)
9 November 2020
Lords
Committee: 1st sitting (Minutes of Proceedings)
9 November 2020
Lords

Lords Report stage

Report stage (Hansard)
30 November 2020
Lords
Report stage (Minutes of Proceedings)
30 November 2020
Lords

Commons Consideration of Lords amendments

19 January 2021
Commons
19 January 2021
Commons
19 January 2021
Commons

Royal Assent

Royal Assent (Hansard)
11 February 2021
Royal Assent (Minutes of Proceedings)
11 February 2021

Full transcripts

Commons Committee stage

26 June 2019
Commons
26 June 2019
Commons
Committee Debates: compilation pdf of sitting so far
26 June 2019
Commons

Commons 1st reading

17 July 2017
Commons

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Lords Carry-over motion

Carry-over motion
9 September 2019
Lords
Carry-over motion
9 September 2019
Lords

Lords Motion to revive Bill

Motion to revive Bill
25 February 2020
Lords

Commons Carry-over motion

motion to revive Bill
2 March 2020
Commons

Documents relating to the Bill

Note from the Department of Transport on the Independent Assessor's Summary of Issues
29 May 2019
Commons
Independent Assessor's Summary of Issues - 21 May 2019
21 May 2019
Commons
Independent Assessor's Summary of Issues - 21 June 2018
21 June 2018
Commons
Independent Assessor's Summary of Issues - 20 November 2017
20 November 2017
Commons

Consideration on Report
15 July 2019
Commons
Consideration in Committee: Selection 1
25 June 2019
Commons

Full transcripts of the Committee meetings

Examination for compliance with Standing Orders

Transcript of examination of the High Speed Rail (West Midlands - Crewe) Bill
12 September 2017
Examination of the High Speed Rail (West Midlands - Crewe) Bill
12 September 2017

Examination for compliance with Standing Orders

Transcript of the examination of an Additional Provision to the High Speed Rail (West Midlands - Crewe) Bill
23 April 2018

Examination for compliance with Standing Orders

Transcript of the examination of the second Additional Provision to the High Speed Rail (West Midlands - Crewe) Bill
13 March 2019