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Wind Turbines (Minimum Distances from Residential Premises) Bill [HL] 2010-12

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords)
Sponsor:
Lord Reay

Progress of the Bill

Bill started in the House of Lords

  1. House of Lords
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  2. House of Commons
    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 Lords Committee stage: House of Lords | Date to be announced

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Lords HL Bill 17 2010-11 | PDF version, 76KB 27.07.2010

Latest news on the Bill

During second reading of the Bill on 10 June, a wide-ranging discussion took place on issues including the effect of wind turbines on rural areas and meeting the UK's renewable energy targets.

Committee stage - line by line examination of the Bill - is yet to be scheduled.

Summary of the Bill

Make provision for a minimum distance between wind turbines and residential premises according to the size of the wind turbine; and for connected purposes.

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