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Government’s Legislative Programme 2016-17

Volume 611: debated on Thursday 19 May 2016

Following yesterday’s state opening of Parliament, and for the convenience of the House, I am listing the Bills, which were announced yesterday:

Better Markets Bill

Bill of Rights

Bus Services Bill

Children and Social Work Bill

Counter-Extremism and Safeguarding Bill

Criminal Finances Bill

Cultural Property (Armed Conflicts) Bill

Digital Economy Bill

Education for All Bill

Higher Education and Research Bill

Lifetime Savings Bill

Local Growth and Jobs Bill

Modern Transport Bill

National Citizen Service Bill

NHS (Overseas Visitors Charging) Bill

Neighbourhood Planning and Infrastructure Bill

Overseas Electors Bill

Prison and Courts Reform Bill

Pensions Bill

Small Charitable Donations Bill

Wales Bill

The following Bills will carry over from the last session:

Finance (No.2) Bill

High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill

Investigatory Powers Bill

Policing and Crime Bill

The following Law Commission Bills will be introduced:

Intellectual Property (Unjustified Threats) Bill

Detailed information about each of these Bills can be accessed from the No. 10 website at: