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Commercial Rent (Coronavirus) Bill

Government Bill

Originated in the House of Commons, 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).

Commercial Rent (Coronavirus) Act 2022 c. 12)
24 March 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 284 2021-22 (Lords Amendments to the Bill)
16 March 2022
Commons
9 March 2022
Lords
HL Bill 116 (as amended in Grand Committee)
10 February 2022
Lords
13 January 2022
Lords
Bill 189 2021-22 (as introduced)
9 November 2021
Commons
Bill 189 2021-22 (as introduced) - large print
9 November 2021
Commons

Documents to explain the purpose of the Bill.

Bill 284 EN 2021-22
16 March 2022
Commons
13 January 2022
Lords
Bill 189 EN 2021-22
9 November 2021
Commons
Bill 189 EN 2021-22 - large print
9 November 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”.

Commercial Rent (Coronavirus) Bill: Delegated Powers Memorandum
13 January 2022
Lords
Delegated Powers Memorandum by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
9 November 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 128-I Amendment for Third Reading
14 March 2022
Lords
HL Bill 116-I Marshalled list for Report
7 March 2022
Lords
HL Bill 116(a) Amendments for Report
28 February 2022
Lords
HL Bill 92-I(a) Amendment for Grand Committee (Supplementary to the Marshalled List)
9 February 2022
Lords
HL Bill 92-I Marshalled list for Grand Committee
8 February 2022
Lords
HL Bill 92(b) Amendments for Grand Committee
4 February 2022
Lords
HL Bill 92(a) Amendments for Grand Committee
3 February 2022
Lords
Consideration of Bill Amendments as at 12 January 2022
12 January 2022
Commons
Consideration of Bill Amendments as at 12 January 2022 - large print
12 January 2022
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 11 January 2022
11 January 2022
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 10 January 2022
10 January 2022
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 6 January 2022
6 January 2022
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 14 December 2021
14 December 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 10 December 2021
10 December 2021
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 9 December 2021
9 December 2021
Commons
Notice of Amendments as at 8 December 2021
8 December 2021
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 7 December 2021
7 December 2021
Commons

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

Grouping of Lords Amendments by Secretary Kwasi Kwarteng - 23 March 2022
23 March 2022
Commons
Speaker’s provisional grouping and selection of Amendments - 12 January 2022
12 January 2022
Commons
Chairs’ provisional selection and grouping of amendments in Committee - 14 December
14 December 2021
Commons
Chairs’ provisional selection and grouping of amendments in Committee - 9 December
9 December 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.

Proceedings on Consideration of Lords Amendments as at 23 March 2022
23 March 2022
Commons
Report Stage Proceedings as at 12 January 2022
12 January 2022
Commons
All proceedings up to 14 December 2021 at Public Bill Committee Stage
14 December 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
30 March 2022
Commons
Commercial Rent (Coronavirus) Bill
20 January 2022
Lords

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

21st Report of the Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform Committee
7 March 2022
Lords
19th Report of the Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform Committee
3 February 2022
Lords

Archive of press notices related to the Bill.

Have your say on the Commercial Rent (Coronavirus) Bill
25 November 2021
Commons

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.

Human Rights Memorandum by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
22 November 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 Property Litigation Association (CRCB07)
15 December 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Property Bar Association (CRCB08)
15 December 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Subway Realty Ltd (CRCB09)
15 December 2021
Commons
Further written evidence submitted by Sir Paul Morgan, Arbitrator and Mediator, Wilberforce Chambers, Lincoln's Inn, London (CRCB04)
10 December 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield (CRCB05)
10 December 2021
Commons
Supplementary written evidence submitted by Astrid Cruickshank, Lightstone Properties Ltd (CRCB06)
10 December 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Cineworld and Picturehouse Cinemas (CRCB01)
8 December 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Sir Paul Morgan, Arbitrator and Mediator, Wilberforce Chambers, Lincoln's Inn, London (CRCB02)
8 December 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Bill Chandler, Hill Dickinson LLP solicitors (CRCB03)
8 December 2021
Commons

List of related Impact Assessments

Impact Assessment - Enactment Stage
11 April 2022
Commons
Impact Assessment from the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
9 November 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 Lord Grimstone to Lord McLoughlin regarding the Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform Committee’s report on clause 27.
1 March 2022

Full transcripts

Commons Committee stage

Committee Debates: compilation pdf of sittings so far
14 December 2021
Commons
14 December 2021
Commons
9 December 2021
Commons
7 December 2021
Commons
7 December 2021
Commons

Link to the relevant section in the Commons Hansard Daily Report

Commons 2nd reading

2nd reading - Commons Hansard link
24 November 2021
Commons

Commons Report stage

Report stage - Commons Hansard link
13 January 2022
Commons

Commons 3rd reading

3rd reading - Commons Hansard link
13 January 2022
Commons

Commons Consideration of Lords amendments

Consideration of Lords Amendments - Commons Hansard link
23 March 2022
Commons

Lords 1st reading

13 January 2022
Lords

Lords 2nd reading

27 January 2022
Lords

Lords Committee stage

10 February 2022
Lords

Lords Report stage

9 March 2022
Lords

Lords 3rd reading

15 March 2022
Lords

Lords 1st reading

Minutes of Proceedings
13 January 2022
Lords

Lords 2nd reading

Minutes of Proceedings
27 January 2022
Lords

Lords Committee stage

Minutes of Proceedings
10 February 2022
Lords

Lords Report stage

Minutes of Proceedings
9 March 2022
Lords

Lords 3rd reading

Minutes of Proceedings
15 March 2022
Lords