Localism Bill 2010-11
- Type of Bill:
- Government Bill
- Eric Pickles
Communities and Local Government
Progress of the Bill
Bill started in the House of Commons
- House of Commons
- House of Lords
- Royal Assent
- 1st reading: House of Commons 13 December, 2010 | 13.12.2010
- 2nd reading: House of Commons | Date to be announced
Latest news on the BillThe Localism Bill was presented to Parliament on 13 December 2010. This is known as First Reading and there was no debate on the Bill at this stage.
This Bill will be on the Order Paper for a Second Reading debate on a date to be confirmed.
Summary of the BillTo make provision about the functions and procedures of local and certain other authorities; to make provision about the functions of the Local Commission for Administration in England; to enable the recovery of financial sanctions imposed by the Court of Justice of the European Union on the United Kingdom from local and public authorities; to make provision about local government finance; to make provision about town and country planning, the Community Infrastructure Levy and the authorisation of nationally significant infrastructure projects; to make provision about social and other housing; to make provision about regeneration in London; and for connected purposes.
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