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Charities Act 2022

Government Bill

Originated in the House of Lords, Session 2021-22

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).

Charities Act 2022 (c. 6)
24 February 2022

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 237 2021-22 (as amended in Public Bill Committee)
25 January 2022
Commons
Bill 237 2021-22 (as amended in Public Bill Committee) - large print
25 January 2022
Commons
Bill 223 2021-22 (as brought from the House of Lords)
11 January 2022
Commons
15 December 2021
Lords
HL Bill 68 (as amended in Special Public Bill Committee)
18 November 2021
Lords
26 May 2021
Lords

Documents to explain the purpose of the Bill.

Bill 223 EN 2021-22
11 January 2022
Commons
26 May 2021
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”.

Charities Bill: Delegated Powers Memorandum
27 May 2021
Lords

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.

Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 25 January 2022
25 January 2022
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 24 January 2022
24 January 2022
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 20 January 2022
20 January 2022
Commons
HL Bill 68-I Marshalled list for Report
10 December 2021
Lords
HL Bill 68(b) Amendments for Report
8 December 2021
Lords
HL Bill 68(a) Amendment for Report
24 November 2021
Lords
HL Bill 17-I Marshalled list of amendments for Special Public Bill Committee
16 November 2021
Lords
HL Bill 17 Running list of amendments
10 November 2021
Lords
HL Bill 17(d) Amendments for Special Public Bill Committee
10 November 2021
Lords
HL Bill 17(c) Amendments for Special Public Bill Committee
2 November 2021
Lords
HL Bill 17(b) Amendments for Special Public Bill Committee
19 July 2021
Lords
HL Bill 17(a) Amendment for Special Public Bill Committee
14 July 2021
Lords

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

Chair’s provisional selection and grouping of amendments in Committee - 25 January 2022
24 January 2022
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.

Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 25 January 2022
25 January 2022
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.

Briefing Paper on the Bill
21 February 2022
Commons

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

5th Report of the Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform Committee
20 July 2021
Lords

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

Charities Bill: Briefing for Lords Stages
2 June 2021
Lords

List of related Impact Assessments

De Minimis Assessment from the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
27 May 2021

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 Nigel Huddleston MP to Jeff Smith MP regarding a point made during the Public Bill Committee debate: the Government's plans for the Bill's implementation.
21 February 2022

Full transcripts

Commons Second reading committee

18 January 2022
Commons

Commons Committee stage

Committee Debates: compilation pdf of sittings
25 January 2022
Commons
25 January 2022
Commons

Link to the relevant section in the Commons Hansard Daily Report

Commons 3rd reading

3rd reading - Commons Hansard link
22 February 2022
Commons

Lords 1st reading

26 May 2021
Lords

Lords Second reading committee

7 July 2021
Lords

Lords 2nd reading

14 July 2021
Lords

Lords Committee stage

18 November 2021
Lords

Lords Report stage

14 December 2021
Lords

Royal Assent

24 February 2022

Lords 1st reading

Minutes of Proceedings
26 May 2021
Lords

Lords Second reading committee

Minutes of Proceedings
7 July 2021
Lords

Lords 2nd reading

Minutes of Proceedings
14 July 2021
Lords

Lords Committee stage

Minutes of Proceedings
18 November 2021
Lords

Lords Report stage

Minutes of Proceedings
14 December 2021
Lords

Royal Assent

Minutes of Proceedings
24 February 2022