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Building Safety Bill

Government Bill

Originated in the House of Commons, Session 2021-22

Bill (2)

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 139 2021-22 (as introduced)
5 July 2021
Commons
Bill 139 2021-22 (as introduced) - large print
5 July 2021
Commons

Documents to explain the purpose of the Bill.

Bill 139 EN 2021-22
5 July 2021
Commons
Bill 139 EN 2021-22 - large print
5 July 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”.

Memorandum concerning the Delegated Powers in the Bill for the Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform Committee
5 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.

Notices of Amendments as at 15 October 2021
15 October 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 24 September 2021
24 September 2021
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 23 September 2021
23 September 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 22 September 2021
22 September 2021
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 21 September 2021
21 September 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 20 September 2021
20 September 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 17 September 2021
17 September 2021
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 16 September 2021
16 September 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 15 September 2021
15 September 2021
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 14 September 2021
14 September 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 13 September 2021
13 September 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 10 September 2021
10 September 2021
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 9 September 2021
9 September 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 8 September 2021
8 September 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 7 September 2021
7 September 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 2 September 2021
2 September 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 19 August 2021
19 August 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 23 July 2021
23 July 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 22 July 2021
22 July 2021
Commons

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 - 23 September
22 September 2021
Commons
Chair’s provisional selection and grouping of amendments in Committee
20 September 2021
Commons
Chair’s provisional selection and grouping of amendments in Committee
15 September 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.

All proceedings up to 23 September 2021 at Public Bill Committee Stage
24 September 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.

Briefing paper on Second Reading
8 July 2021
Commons

Archive of press notices related to the Bill.

Have your say on the Building Safety Bill
22 July 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 AXA UK (BSB33)
24 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Dr Mark Azavedo (BSB34)
24 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by FirstPort (BSB28)
22 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Henry Grala, on behalf of Drayton Park residential Group (BSB29)
22 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by London Councils (BSB30)
22 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by the Local Government Association (BSB31)
22 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by NAPIT (BSB32)
22 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Zurich Insurance (BSB21)
17 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by the Association of British Insurers (ABI) (BSB22)
17 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by the London Fire Brigade (BSB23)
17 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Long Harbour Ltd and HomeGround Management Ltd (BSB24)
17 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Steve Day (campaigner on the Polluter Pays principle) (BSB25)
17 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by The Institute of Residential Property Management Ltd (BSB26)
17 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Justin Bates, Barrister at Landmark Chambers and Editor of the Encyclopaedia of Housing Law (supplementary submission) (BSB27)
17 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Elizabeth Mollatt (BSB01)
13 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Paul Bullock (BSB02)
13 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Josh Botfield (BSB03)
13 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Amanda Gourlay (BSB04)
13 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Local Authority Building Control (BSB05)
13 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Albanwise Wallace Estates Limited, Wallace Partnership Group Limited (BSB06)
13 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Gerald Kennedy (BSB07)
13 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by the Architects Registration Board (BSB08)
13 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Electrical Safety First (BSB09)
13 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by the Association of Residential Managing Agents Ltd (ARMA) (BSB10)
13 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Alison Hills (BSB11)
13 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by L&Q (BSB12)
13 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by the Town & Country Planning Association (BSB13)
13 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by the British Property Federation (BSB14)
13 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by the U.K. Cladding Action Group and End Our Cladding Scandal (joint submission) (BSB15)
13 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by the Business Sprinkler Alliance (BSB16)
13 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Peter L Caplehorn, Chief Executive, Construction Products Association (BSB17)
13 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by NHBC (BSB18)
13 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by the National Fire Chiefs Council (NFCC) (BSB19)
13 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by the National Housing Federation (BSB20)
13 September 2021
Commons

List of related Impact Assessments

Impact Assessment from the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
5 July 2021

Full transcripts

Committee Debates: compilation pdf of sittings so far
23 September 2021
Commons
23 September 2021
Commons
23 September 2021
Commons
21 September 2021
Commons
21 September 2021
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16 September 2021
Commons
16 September 2021
Commons
14 September 2021
Commons
14 September 2021
Commons
9 September 2021
Commons
9 September 2021
Commons

Link to the relevant section in the Commons Hansard Daily Report

Commons 2nd reading

2nd reading - Commons Hansard link
21 July 2021
Commons