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Financial Services Bill 2010-12

Type of Bill:
Government Bill
Sponsor:
Mr George Osborne
HM Treasury

Progress of the Bill

Bill started in the House of Commons

  1. House of Commons
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  2. House of Lords
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  3. Consideration of Amendments
  4. Royal Assent

Next event

  • Committee stage: House of Commons Committee stage: House of Commons | 06.03.2012

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons Bill 278 2010-2012 (as introduced) | PDF version, 1MB 27.01.2012

Latest news on the Bill

This Bill has been sent to Public Bill Committee. The Committee will next sit on 6 March 2012.

The Bill was debated at second reading on 6 February 2012. The House of Commons voted for the Bill to be sent to a Public Bill Committee that will scrutinise the Bill line by line.

The Financial Services Bill Committee is now accepting written evidence, it will stop receiving written evidence at the end of the Committee stage on Tuesday 20 March. The sooner you send in your submission, the more time the Committee will have to take it into consideration. Guidance on submitting written evidence to a Public Bill Committee.

The membership of the committee can be found on the Commons Public Bill Committee pages when it has been announced. It can also be found in the Votes and Proceedings.

The Committee is to report on 22 March 2012.

Summary of the Bill

A Bill To amend the Bank of England Act 1998, the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 and the Banking Act 2009; to make other provision about financial services and markets; to make provision about the exercise of certain statutory functions relating to building societies, friendly societies and other mutual societies; to amend section 785 of the Companies Act 2006; to make provision enabling the Director of Savings to provide services to other public bodies; and for connected purposes.

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