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”.
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 133-IV(a) Amendments for Committee (Supplementary to the Fourth Marshalled List)
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considered at each sitting and show whether it was agreed to, negatived (not agreed), not called, not moved or withdrawn.
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.
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 Murray to Lord Coaker and others regarding technical Government amendments tabled for the first day of Lords Committee: references to a person’s home country, removal of persons to home country.
Letter Robert Jenrick MP to Chris Bryant MP regarding figures quoted by the Prime Minister and Robert Jenrick relating to the asylum cases backlog and discussed during the Committee Stage (first day) of the Bill.
Letter from Robert Jenrick MP to Stephen Kinnock MP and others regarding the Government amendments tabled for Report stage of the Bill on 26 April, including unaccompanied children, modern slavery, and identity documents.
Letter from Robert Jenrick MP to Stephen Kinnock MP regarding technical Government amendments table for the Committee stage (second day): Provision about removal, powers of detention, period for which a person may be detained, powers to grant immigration Bail.