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Rivers Authorities and Land Drainage Bill

Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)

Originated in the House of Commons, Session 2017-19

Bill (3)

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.

18 March 2019
Lords
11 March 2019
Commons
6 March 2018
Commons

Documents to explain the purpose of the Bill.

18 March 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”.

Rivers Authorities and Land Drainage Bill: Delegated Powers Memorandum
18 March 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for English laws' procedure, which applied from 23 October 2015 until it was suspended on 22 April 2020 (and finally rescinded on 13 July 2021),the Speaker certified Bills, or provisions of Bills, as relating exclusively to England, and/or to England and Wales.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 Consent Motion - Letter to John Benger 7 May 2019
7 May 2019
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 169 Running list of amendments
27 June 2019
Lords
HL Bill 169(b) Amendments for Committee
27 June 2019
Lords
HL Bill 169(a) Amendments for Committee
26 June 2019
Lords
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 11 March 2019
11 March 2019
Commons
8 March 2019
Commons
7 March 2019
Commons

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

Consideration in Committee: Selection 1
7 March 2019
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 2019
18 March 2019
Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 11 March 2019
12 March 2019
Commons

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

Rivers Authorities and Land Drainage Bill: Briefing for Lords Stages
8 May 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 Viscount Younger of Leckie to colleagues regarding issues raised during the Second Reading
5 June 2019

Full transcripts

Commons Committee stage

Commons 2nd reading

8 February 2019
Commons

Commons Report stage

15 March 2019
Commons

Commons 3rd reading

15 March 2019
Commons

Lords 1st reading

1st reading (Hansard)
18 March 2019
Lords
1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings)
18 March 2019
Lords

Lords 2nd reading

2nd reading (Hansard)
16 May 2019
Lords
2nd reading (Minutes of Proceedings)
16 May 2019
Lords