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Self-build and Custom Housebuilding Bill 2014-15

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Ballot Bill)
Sponsors:
Mr Richard Bacon
Lord Best

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

  • 2nd reading: House of Lords 2nd reading: House of Lords | 06.02.2015

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Lords HL Bill 78 2014-2015, as brought from the Commons | PDF version, 81KB 13.01.2015

Latest news on the Self-build and Custom Housebuilding Bill 2014-15

First reading took place on 12 January 2015. This stage is a formality that signals the start of the Bill's journey through the Lords.

Second reading - the general debate on all aspects of the Bill - is scheduled for 6 February.

 

Summary of the Self-build and Custom Housebuilding Bill 2014-15

A Bill to place a duty on local authorities to keep a register of individuals and community groups who have expressed an interest in acquiring land to bring forward self-build and custom-build projects and to take account of and make provision for the interests of those on such registers in developing their housing initiatives and their local plans; to allow volume house builders to include self-build and custom-build projects as contributing towards their affordable housing obligations, when in partnership for this purpose with a Registered Social Landlord; and for connected purposes.

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