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Environment Bill

Government Bill

Originated in the House of Commons, session 2019-21

Last updated: 14 January 2021 at 12:54

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A Bill to make provision about targets, plans and policies for improving the natural environment; for statements and reports about environmental protection; for the Office for Environmental Protection; about waste and resource efficiency; about air quality; for the recall of products that fail to meet environmental standards; about water; about nature and biodiversity; for conservation covenants; about the regulation of chemicals; and for connected purposes.

Sponsoring organisation

Department for Environment Food & Rural Affairs
George Eustice
Conservative, Camborne and Redruth

Current version of bill

Bill 220 2019-21 (as amended in Committee)
27 November 2020

Bill passage

Bill started in the House of Commons
First reading
Second reading
Committee stage
Third reading
Bill in the House of Lords
First reading
Second reading
Committee stage
Report stage
Third reading
Final stages
Consideration of amendments
Royal Assent
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