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Subsidy Control Bill

Government Bill

Originated in the House of Commons, Session 2021-22

Bill (5)

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.

14 December 2021
Lords
Bill 196 2021-22 (as amended in Public Bill Committee)
19 November 2021
Commons
Bill 196 2021-22 (as amended in Public Bill Committee) - large print
19 November 2021
Commons
Bill 135 2021-22 (as introduced)
30 June 2021
Commons
Bill 135 2021-22 - large print
30 June 2021
Commons

Documents to explain the purpose of the Bill.

14 December 2021
Lords
Bill 135 EN 2021-22
30 June 2021
Commons
Bill 135 EN 2021-22 - large print
30 June 2021
Commons

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”.

Subsidy Control Bill: Delegated Powers Memorandum
15 December 2021
Lords
Memorandum by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
1 July 2021
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 84 Running list of amendments
26 January 2022
Lords
HL Bill 84(d) Amendments for Grand Committee
26 January 2022
Lords
HL Bill 84(c) Amendments for Grand Committee
25 January 2022
Lords
HL Bill 84(b) Amendment for Grand Committee
21 January 2022
Lords
HL Bill 84(a) Amendments for Grand Committee
20 January 2022
Lords
Consideration of Bill Amendments as at 13 December 2021
13 December 2021
Commons
Consideration of Bill Amendments as at 13 December 2021 - large print
13 December 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 10 December 2021
10 December 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 9 December 2021
9 December 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 8 December 2021
8 December 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 7 December 2021
7 December 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 1 December 2021
1 December 2021
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 18 November 2021
18 November 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 17 November 2021
17 November 2021
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 16 November 2021
16 November 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 12 November 2021
12 November 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 5 November 2021
5 November 2021
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 4 November 2021
4 November 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 3 November 2021
3 November 2021
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 2 November 2021
2 November 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 1 November 2021
1 November 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 29 October 2021
29 October 2021
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 28 October 2021
28 October 2021
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 26 October 2021
26 October 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 25 October 2021
25 October 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 24 September 2021
24 September 2021
Commons

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

Speaker’s provisional grouping and selection of Amendments - 13 December 2021
13 December 2021
Commons
Chair’s provisional selection and grouping of amendments in Committee - 18 November 2021
18 November 2021
Commons
Chair’s provisional selection and grouping of amendments in Committee - 16 November 2021
15 November 2021
Commons
Chair’s provisional selection and grouping of amendments in Committee - 4 November
4 November 2021
Commons
Chair’s provisional selection and grouping of amendments in Committee - 2 November
2 November 2021
Commons
Chair’s provisional selection and grouping of amendments in Committee - 28 October
27 October 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.

Report Stage Proceedings as at 13 December 2021
13 December 2021
Commons
All proceedings up to 18 November 2021 at Public Bill Committee Stage
18 November 2021
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.

Subsidy Control Bill
13 January 2022
Lords
Briefing Paper on Progress of the Bill
7 December 2021
Commons
Briefing Paper on Second Reading
16 July 2021
Commons

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

17th Report of the Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform Committee
13 January 2022
Lords

Archive of press notices related to the Bill.

Have your say on the Subsidy Control Bill
1 October 2021
Commons

Written submissions from outside bodies and individuals are circulated to MPs appointed to examine the Bill during committee stage in a Public Bill Committee. The following written submissions were sent to this committee.

Written evidence submitted by Ivan McKee MSP, Minister for Business, Trade, Tourism and Enterprise, Scottish Government (SCB06)
19 November 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Ardtornish Hydro (SCB05)
19 November 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by The Centre for Public Data (SCB04)
5 November 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Anthony Collins Solicitors LLP (SCB03)
3 November 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Jonathan Branton and Alexander Rose, DWF (SCB01)
29 October 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Rolls-Royce plc (SCB02)
29 October 2021
Commons

List of related Impact Assessments

Impact Assessment from Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
1 July 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 Paul Scully MP to Kirsty Blackman MP regarding issues discussed during the Committee stage: Clause 68, the governance arrangements for the Subsidy Advice Unit (SAU), the misuse of subsidies, Minimal Financial Assistance.
22 November 2021
Letter from Paul Scully MP to Seema Malhotra MP regarding a person’s ability to ask the Competition Appeal Tribunal (CAT) to review a subsidy made under a subsidy scheme, as discussed during the Committee stage.
22 November 2021
Letter from Paul Scully MP to Kirsty Blackman MP and Seema Malhotra MP regarding Clause 60 (post-award referrals) of the Bill, as discussed at Committee stage (eighth sitting).
9 November 2021
Letter from Paul Scully MP to Kirsty Blackman MP and Seema Malhotra MP regarding clarification on Clause 37 and the procedural requirements for the provision of Minimal Financial Assistance (MFA), as discussed during the Committee stage
9 November 2021
Letter from Paul Scully MP to Seema Malhotra MP regarding a point raised during the committee stage: how 'persons under common control" are treated under the provisions of the Bill.
2 November 2021
Letter from Paul Scully MP to Kirsty Blackman MP regarding matters connected to clause 16.
1 November 2021

Full transcripts

Committee Debates: compilation pdf of sittings so far
18 November 2021
Commons
18 November 2021
Commons
16 November 2021
Commons
16 November 2021
Commons
4 November 2021
Commons
4 November 2021
Commons
2 November 2021
Commons
2 November 2021
Commons
28 October 2021
Commons
28 October 2021
Commons
26 October 2021
Commons
26 October 2021
Commons

Link to the relevant section in the Commons Hansard Daily Report

Commons 2nd reading

2nd reading - Commons Hansard link
22 September 2021
Commons

Commons Report stage

Report stage - Commons Hansard link
13 December 2021
Commons

Commons 3rd reading

3rd reading - Commons Hansard link
13 December 2021
Commons

Lords 1st reading

14 December 2021
Lords

Lords 2nd reading

19 January 2022
Lords

Lords 1st reading

Minutes of Proceedings
14 December 2021
Lords

Lords 2nd reading

Minutes of Proceedings
19 January 2022
Lords