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Wellbeing of Future Generations (No. 2) Bill

Private Members' Bill (under the Ten Minute Rule)

Originated in the House of Commons, session 2019-21

Last updated: 15 January 2021 at 14:47

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Summary

A Bill to make provision for requiring public bodies to act in pursuit of the United Kingdom’s environmental, social, economic and cultural wellbeing by meeting wellbeing objectives, publishing future generations impact assessments, accounting for preventative spending, and through public services contracts; to establish a Commissioner for Future Generations for the United Kingdom; to establish a Joint Parliamentary Committee on Future Generations; to require companies to consider the impact of their activities on the United Kingdom’s wellbeing; and for connected purposes.

Sponsor

Caroline Lucas
Green Party
Brighton, Pavilion

Current version of bill

HCB124 2019-21 (as introduced)
5 November 2020
Commons

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