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Critical Benchmarks (References and Administrators’ Liability) Act 2021

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).

Critical Benchmarks (References and Administrators’ Liability) Act 2021 (c. 33)
15 December 2021

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 185 2021-22 (as brought from the House of Lords)
3 November 2021
Commons
Bill 185 2021-22 (as brought from the House of Lords) - large print
3 November 2021
Commons
8 September 2021
Lords

Documents to explain the purpose of the Bill.

Bill 185 EN 2021-22 - updated 17 November
17 November 2021
Commons
Bill 185 EN 2021-22 - large print
3 November 2021
Commons
8 September 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”.

Critical Benchmarks (References and Administrators’ Liability) Bill: Delegated Powers Memorandum
14 September 2021
Lords

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

Chairman of Ways and Means’s provisional grouping - 18 November 2021
17 November 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considered at each sitting and show whether it was agreed to, negatived (not agreed), not called, not moved or withdrawn.

Committee of the whole House Proceedings as at 18 November 2021
19 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.

Briefing Paper on the Bill
16 November 2021
Commons

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

7th Report of the Delegated Powers Committee
18 October 2021
Lords

The Government human rights memorandum is prepared by the Government to assist the Joint Committee on Human Rights with its scrutiny of the Bill’s human rights implications.

Critical Benchmarks (References and Administrators' Liability) Bill: ECHR Memorandum from HM Treasury
8 September 2021
Lords

List of related Impact Assessments

Critical Benchmarks (References and Administrators' Liability) Bill: Summary of Impacts
8 September 2021
Lords

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 Lord Agnew to Lord Sharkey, Lord Eatwell and Baroness Noakes regarding questions raised during the Second Reading of the Bill.
20 October 2021

Link to the relevant section in the Commons Hansard Daily Report

Commons 2nd reading

2nd reading - Commons Hansard link
18 November 2021
Commons

Commons Committee stage

Committee of the Whole House - Commons Hansard link
18 November 2021
Commons

Commons 3rd reading

3rd reading - Commons Hansard link
18 November 2021
Commons

Lords 1st reading

8 September 2021
Lords

Lords 2nd reading

13 October 2021
Lords

Lords Order of Commitment discharged

27 October 2021
Lords

Lords 3rd reading

2 November 2021
Lords

Royal Assent

15 December 2021

Lords 1st reading

Minutes of Proceedings
8 September 2021
Lords

Lords 2nd reading

Minutes of Proceedings
13 October 2021
Lords

Lords Order of Commitment discharged

Minutes of Proceedings
27 October 2021
Lords

Lords 3rd reading

Minutes of Proceedings
2 November 2021
Lords

Royal Assent

Minutes of Proceedings
15 December 2021