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Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Bill 2015-16

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Ballot Bill)
Sponsor:
Ms Karen Buck

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 Commons 2nd reading: House of Commons | 11.03.2016

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons Bill 15 2015-16, as introduced | PDF version, 78KB 13.10.2015

Latest news on the Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Bill 2015-16

The Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Bill began its second reading debate on Friday 16 October 2015.  This is expected to continue on Friday 11 March 2016.

The Bill was presented to Parliament through the ballot procedure on 24 June 2015. This is known as the first reading and there was no debate on the Bill at this stage.

This Bill is a Private Member’s Bill. If you wish to know more about this bill please contact its sponsor, Ms Karen Buck.

Summary of the Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Bill 2015-16

A Bill to amend the Landlord and Tenant Act 1985 to require that residential rented accommodation is provided and maintained in a state of fitness for human habitation; and for connected purposes.

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