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Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Act 2011

Government Bill

Originated in the House of Commons, Session 2010-12

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).

Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Act 2011 c.1
23 February 2011
Commons

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.

15 February 2011
Commons
10 February 2011
Lords
HL Bill 44 2010-11 (as amended in Committee)
3 February 2011
Lords
HL Bill 26 201011 (as brought from the Commons on 3 November 2010)
4 November 2010
Lords
Bill 98 2010-11 (as amended in the Committee)
26 October 2010
Commons
22 July 2010
Commons

Tracked changes versions of the Bill, showing amendments made in Committee of the whole House and in Public Bill Committees in the House of Commons. Please note that these are unofficial versions and may not be completely accurate.

Bill showing changes in the Committee
26 October 2010
Commons

Documents to explain the purpose of the Bill.

15 February 2011
Commons
4 November 2010
Lords

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.

Marshalled List for Consideration of Commons Reasons and Amendments as at 15 February 2011
16 February 2011
Lords
Consideration of Lords Amendments as at 15 February 2011
15 February 2011
Commons
Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Third Reading
14 February 2011
Lords
Third Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report as at 8 February 2011
9 February 2011
Lords
Second Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report as at 7 February 2011
8 February 2011
Lords
Revised Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report as at 4 February 2011
7 February 2011
Lords
Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report as at 3 February 2011
4 February 2011
Lords
Sixteenth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 1 February 2011
2 February 2011
Lords
Fifteenth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 31 January 2011
1 February 2011
Lords
Revised Fourteenth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 28 January 2011
31 January 2011
Lords
Fourteenth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 27 January 2011
28 January 2011
Lords
Thirteenth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 25 January 2011
26 January 2011
Lords
Twelfth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 24 January 2011
25 January 2011
Lords
Revised Eleventh Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 21 January 2011
24 January 2011
Lords
Eleventh Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 20 January 2011
21 January 2011
Lords
Tenth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 18 January 2011
19 January 2011
Lords
Revised Ninth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 14 January 2011
17 January 2011
Lords
Ninth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 13 January 2011
14 January 2011
Lords
Supplementary to the Eighth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 11 January 2011
12 January 2011
Lords
Eighth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 10 January 2011
11 January 2011
Lords
Supplementary to the Seventh Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 7 January 2011
10 January 2011
Lords
Seventh Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 6 January 2011
7 January 2011
Lords
Supplementary to the Revised Sixth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 22 December 2010
23 December 2010
Lords
Supplementary to the Revised Sixth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 21 December 2010
22 December 2010
Lords
Supplementary to the Revised Sixth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 20 December 2010
21 December 2010
Lords
Revised Sixth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 17 December 2010
20 December 2010
Lords
Sixth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 17 December 2010
20 December 2010
Lords
Sixth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 16 December 2010
17 December 2010
Lords
Supplementary to the Fifth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 15 December 2010
16 December 2010
Lords
Supplementary to the Fifth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 14 December 2010
15 December 2010
Lords
Fifth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 13 December 2010
14 December 2010
Lords
Supplementary to the Fourth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 10 December 2010
13 December 2010
Lords
Fourth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 9 December 2010
10 December 2010
Lords
Supplementary to the Third Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 8 December 2010
9 December 2010
Lords
Supplementary to the Third Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 7 December 2010
8 December 2010
Lords
Third Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 2 December 2010
7 December 2010
Lords
Second Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 2 December 2010
3 December 2010
Lords
Amendments to be moved in Committee supplementary to the Marshalled List as at 30 November 2010
1 December 2010
Lords
Revised Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 29 November 2010
30 November 2010
Lords
Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 26 November 2010
29 November 2010
Lords
Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 26 November 2010
26 November 2010
Lords
Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 24 November 2010
25 November 2010
Lords
Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 23 November 2010
24 November 2010
Lords
Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 22 November 2010
23 November 2010
Lords
Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 18 November 2010
19 November 2010
Lords
Amendments to be moved in Committee as at 17 November 2010
18 November 2010
Lords
Consideration of Bill as at 2 November 2010
2 November 2010
Commons
Consideration of Bill as at 1 November 2010
1 November 2010
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 28 October 2010
29 October 2010
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 27 October 2010
28 October 2010
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 26 October 2010
27 October 2010
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 25 October 2010
26 October 2010
Commons
Committee of the Whole House as at 25 October 2010
25 October 2010
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 21 October 2010
22 October 2010
Commons
Committee of the Whole House Amendments as at 20 October 2010
20 October 2010
Commons
Committee of the Whole House Amendments as at 19 October 2010
19 October 2010
Commons
Committee of the Whole House Amendments as at 18 October 2010
18 October 2010
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 14 October 2010
15 October 2010
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 13 October 2010
14 October 2010
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 12 October 2010
13 October 2010
Commons
Committee of the Whole House Amendments as at 12 October 2010
12 October 2010
Commons
Notices of Amendments given up to and including 8 October 2010
11 October 2010
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 7 October 2010
8 October 2010
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 16 September 2010
17 September 2010
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 15 September 2010
16 September 2010
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 14 September 2010
15 September 2010
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 13 September 2010
14 September 2010
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 9 September 2010
10 September 2010
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 8 September 2010
9 September 2010
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 7 September 2010
8 September 2010
Commons
Notices of Amendments given on 6 September 2010
7 September 2010
Commons

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

Consideration of Lords Amendments
15 February 2011
Commons
Report Stage - selection for both days
1 November 2010
Commons
Committee of the Whole House: 5th Day
25 October 2010
Commons
Committee of the Whole House - Fourth Day
20 October 2010
Commons
Committee of the Whole House - Third Day
19 October 2010
Commons
Committee of the Whole House - Second Day
18 October 2010
Commons
Committee of the Whole House - First Day (re-issued)
12 October 2010
Commons
Committee of the Whole House - First Day
11 October 2010
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 Message as at 16 February 2011
17 February 2011
Commons
Proceedings on Consideration of Lords Amendments as at 15 February 2011
16 February 2011
Commons
Report Stage Proceedings as at 2 November 2010
3 November 2010
Commons
Report Stage Proceedings as at 1 November 2010
2 November 2010
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.

Summary of amendments to the Bill
21 February 2011
Commons
Summary of the Lords stages of the Bill
15 February 2011
Commons
Research Paper on the Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill: Report on Commons Stages
12 November 2010
Commons
Library Note 2010/028
9 November 2010
Lords
Research Paper on the Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill
1 September 2010
Commons

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

Select Committee Report HC 437
11 October 2010
Commons
Oral evidence taken before the Political and Constitutional Reform Committee on 15 July 2010 HC 358-i
20 July 2010
Commons

Full transcripts of the Public Bill Committee meetings.

Committee of the Whole House Proceedings as at 25 October 2010
26 October 2010
Commons
Committee of the Whole House Proceedings as at 20 October 2010
21 October 2010
Commons
Committee of the Whole House Proceedings as at 19 October 2010
20 October 2010
Commons
Committee of the Whole House Proceedings as at 18 October 2010
19 October 2010
Commons
Committee of the Whole House Proceedings as at 12 October 2010
13 October 2010
Commons

Commons 1st reading

22 July 2010
Commons

Commons 2nd reading

6 September 2010
Commons

Commons Programme motion

Programme motion (No. 1)
6 September 2010
Commons

Commons Money resolution

Money resolution
6 September 2010
Commons

Commons Programme motion

Programme motion (No. 2)
12 October 2010
Commons

Commons Committee stage

Committee: 2nd sitting
18 October 2010
Commons
Committee: 1st sitting
12 October 2010
Commons

Commons Programme motion

Programme motion (No.3)
19 October 2010
Commons

Commons Committee stage

Committee: 3rd sitting
25 October 2010
Commons
Committee: 4th sitting
20 October 2010
Commons
Committee: 3rd sitting
19 October 2010
Commons

Commons Programme motion

Programme motion (No. 4)
1 November 2010
Commons

Commons Report stage

Report: 2nd sitting
2 November 2010
Commons
Report: 1st sitting
1 November 2010
Commons

Commons 3rd reading

2 November 2010
Commons

Lords 1st reading

3 November 2010
Lords

Lords 2nd reading

16 November 2010
Lords
15 November 2010
Lords

Lords Committee stage

Committee: 17th sitting
2 February 2011
Lords
Committee: 16th sitting
1 February 2011
Lords
Committee: 15th sitting
31 January 2011
Lords
Committee: 14th sitting
26 January 2011
Lords
Committee: 13th sitting
25 January 2011
Lords
Committee: 12th sitting
24 January 2011
Lords
Committee: 11th sitting
19 January 2011
Lords
Committee: 10th sitting
18 January 2011
Lords
Committee: 9th sitting
17 January 2011
Lords
Committee: 8th sitting
12 January 2011
Lords
Committee: 7th sitting
10 January 2011
Lords
Committee: 6th sitting
20 December 2010
Lords
Committee: 5th sitting
15 December 2010
Lords
Committee: 4th sitting
13 December 2010
Lords
Committee: 3rd sitting
8 December 2010
Lords
Committee: 2nd sitting
6 December 2010
Lords
Committee: 1st sitting
30 November 2010
Lords

Lords Report stage

Report: 3rd sitting
9 February 2011
Lords
Report: 2nd sitting
8 February 2011
Lords
Report: 1st sitting
7 February 2011
Lords

Lords 3rd reading

14 February 2011
Lords

Commons Money resolution

Money resolution (No. 2)
15 February 2011
Commons

Commons Programme motion

Programme motion (No. 5)
15 February 2011
Commons

Commons Consideration of Lords amendments

15 February 2011
Commons

Lords Consideration of Commons amendments

16 February 2011
Lords

Commons Consideration of Lords amendments

16 February 2011
Commons

Lords Consideration of Commons amendments

16 February 2011
Lords

Royal Assent

16 February 2011