Monday, 12 November 2007

Government Bills Published

The debate on the Queen's Speech will continue in both Houses until Wednesday - but the ground has already been prepared for a return to legislating. Last week a number of Government bills were given their first reading. The current list of bills includes


Channel Tunnel Rail Link (Supplementary Provisions) Bill - Dept for Transport
Child Maintenance and Other Payments - Dept for Work & Pensions [carryover bill]
Criminal Justice & Immigration - Ministry of Justice [carryover bill]
Crossrail Bill - Dept for Transport
European Communities (Finance) Bill - Treasury
Sale of Student Loans Bill - Dept for Innovattion Universities & Skills


Dormant Bank & Building Society Accounts Bill - Treasury
Human Fertilisation & Embryology Bill - Dept of Health
Local Transport Bill - Dept for Transport
Regulatory Enforcement & Sanctions Bill - Dept for Business, Enterprise & Regulatory Reform