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Planning Bill 2007-08

Government Bill - Introduced by Secretary Hazel Blears, Department for Communities and Local Government

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
                     

Related Business Papers

Commons
27 Nov 07 Bill 11 07-08PDF Bill as Introduced - pdf version
27 Nov 07 Bill 11 07-08 Bill as Introduced - html version

About the Bill

To establish the Infrastructure Planning Commission and make provision about its functions; to make provision about, and about matters ancillary to, the authorisation of projects for the development of nationally significant infrastructure; to make provision about town and country planning; to make provision about the imposition of a Community Infrastructure Levy; and for connected purposes.

Explanatory Notes

About Parliament: Government Bills

This is a term for a type of Public Bill, introduced by government ministers.

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

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