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Sustainable Communities Bill 2006-07

Private Members' Bill - Introduced by Mr Nick Hurd

Progress of Bill including links to debates

Key to abbreviations 
C C C C C L L L L L    
1R 2R Comm Rep 3R 1R 2R Comm Rep 3R PP RA
13.12.06 19.01.07 28.02.07
to
23.05.07
15.06.07 15.06.07 18.06.07 12.07.07 no
debate
no
debate
11.10.07   23.10.07

Related Business Papers

Royal Assent
23 Oct 07 Sustainable Communities Act 2007 Ch 23PDF Royal Assent - pdf version
23 Oct 07 Sustainable Communities Act 2007 Ch 23 Royal Assent - html version
Lords
18 June 07 Bill 81 06-07PDF Bill as brought from the Commons - pdf version
18 June 07 Bill 81 06-07 Bill as brought from the Commons - html version
Commons
15 June 07 Proceedings Report Stage of Proceedings as at 15 June 2007
15 June 07 Amendment Paper Consideration of Bill as at 15 June 2007
23 May 07 Bill 115 06-07PDF Bill as amended in Public Bill Committee - pdf version
23 May 07 Bill 115 06-07 Bill as amended in Public Bill Committee - html version
23 May 07 Proceedings Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 23 May 2007
23 May 07 Amendment Paper Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 23 May 2007
16 May 07 Proceedings Proceedings as at 16 May 2007
9 May 07 Proceedings Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 9 May 2007
9 May 07 Amendment Paper Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 9 May 2007
2 May 07 Proceedings Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 2 May 2007
2 May 07 Amendment Paper Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 2 May 2007
25 Apr 07 Proceedings Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 25 April 2007
25 Apr 07 Amendment Paper Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 25 April 2007
18 Apr 07 Proceedings Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 18 April 2007
18 Apr 07 Amendment Paper Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 18 April 2007
28 Mar 07 Proceedings Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 28 March 2007
28 Mar 07 Amendment Paper Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 28 March 2007
14 Mar 07 Proceedings Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 14 March 2007
14 Mar 07 Amendment Paper Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 14 March 2007
28 Feb 07 Proceedings Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 28 February 2007
28 Feb 07 Amendment Paper Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 28 February 2007
09 Jan 07 Bill 17 06-07PDF Bill as Introduced - pdf version
09 Jan 07 Bill 17 06-07 Bill as Introduced - html version

About the Bill

Make provision for the Secretary of State to publish action plans in connection with promoting the sustainability of local communities and to enable local authorities and local communities to participate in the formulation and implementation of those plans; to require the Secretary of State to provide information on government spending in local authority areas to local authorities upon request; to make provision for local authorities to produce local spending plans; to require the Secretary of State to approve and implement those plans; and for connected purposes.

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About Private Members' Bills

Private Members' Bills are Public Bills introduced by MPs and Lords who aren't government ministers. As with other Public Bills their purpose is to change the law as it applies to the general population

Public Bill Committee

Public Bill Committees are assigned to consider the committee stage of a bill in the Commons.The committees can take evidence from outside of Parliament. This is intended to give Committee members more information on which to make their decisions.

About Bill Stages

The procedure for passing the different types of Bills is broadly similar in both Houses. At a very simple level, a Bill must pass through several stages - in both Houses - to become an Act. Find out more about the passage of a bill.

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