Listed below are public bills currently before Parliament. indicates bills in the Commons, those in the Lords and Royal Assent. Any bills which start in the Lords have [HL] in their title. Explanatory Notes and Amendments are on each bill's individual page.
The Queen's Speech has indicated that a number of bills will be presented to Parliament during the 2007 - 2008 Session and the titles have been listed on the Office of the Leader of the House of Commons web site
Public Bills change the law as it applies to the general population and are the most common type of Bill introduced in Parliament. Government Ministers propose many Public Bills - those put forward by other MPs or Peers are known as Private Members' Bills.