Air Traffic Management and Unmanned Aircraft Act 2021


make provision about airspace change proposals and about the licensing regime for air traffic services under Part 1 of the Transport Act 2000, to confer police powers relating to unmanned aircraft and requirements in Air Navigation Orders and to provide for fixed penalties for certain offences relating to unmanned aircraft

Government Bill

(Department for Transport)

Bill Progession through Parliament

Lords Completed
Commons Completed
Royal Assent

Timeline of Bill Documents and Stages

29/04/2021
Royal Assent (Commons)
29/04/2021
Act of Parliament
Air Traffic Management and Unmanned Aircraft Act 2021 (c. 12)
20/04/2021
Consideration of Commons amendments (Lords)
20/04/2021
Minutes of Proceedings
Minutes of Proceedings
20/04/2021
Lords Hansard
Lords Hansard
23/03/2021
Bill
HL Bill 188 Commons amendments
23/03/2021
Explanatory Notes
HL Bill 188 Explanatory Notes on Commons amendments
23/03/2021
Bill proceedings: Commons
Report Stage Proceedings as at 22 March 2021
22/03/2021
3rd reading (Commons)
22/03/2021
Report stage (Commons)
22/03/2021
Programme motion
22/03/2021
Legislative Consent Motions-devolved legislatures
Legislative Consent Motion from the Scottish Parliament
22/03/2021
Amendment Paper
Consideration of Bill Amendments as at 22 March 2021
22/03/2021
Amendment Paper
Consideration of Bill Amendments as at 22 March 2021 - large print
22/03/2021
Selection of amendments: Commons
Speaker’s provisional grouping and selection of Amendments
22/03/2021
Commons Hansard Daily Report
Report stage
19/03/2021
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 18 March 2021
18/03/2021
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 17 March 2021
03/03/2021
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 2 March 2021
26/02/2021
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 25 February 2021
23/02/2021
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 22 February 2021
10/02/2021
Written evidence
Written evidence: British Airline Pilots Association (BALPA) (ATMB01)
09/02/2021
Committee stage (Commons)
09/02/2021
Bill
Bill 257 2019-21 (as amended in Committee)
09/02/2021
Bill
Bill 257 2019-21 Large print (as amended in Committee)
09/02/2021
Tracked changes versions of Bills: Commons
Tracked changes version of the Bill as amended in Public Bill Committee as brought from the Lords. Please note that this is an unofficial version for illustrative purposes only and may not be completely accurate.
09/02/2021
Amendment Paper
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 9 February 2021
09/02/2021
Bill proceedings: Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 9 February 2021
08/02/2021
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 5 February 2021
08/02/2021
Selection of amendments: Commons
Chairs’ provisional selection and grouping of amendments - 9 February 2021 (PDF)
08/02/2021
Selection of amendments: Commons
Chairs’ provisional selection and grouping of amendments - 9 February 2021
05/02/2021
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 4 February 2021
03/02/2021
Press notices
Have your say on the Air Traffic Management and Unmanned Aircraft Bill
02/02/2021
2nd reading (Commons)
02/02/2021
Ways and Means resolution
02/02/2021
Programme motion
29/01/2021
Briefing papers
Briefing paper on Second Reading
29/01/2021
Bill
Bill 249 2019-21 (as brought from the Lords)
29/01/2021
Explanatory Notes
Bill 249 2019-21-EN (PDF)
29/01/2021
Bill
Bill 249 2019-21 (as brought from the Lords) - large print
29/01/2021
Explanatory Notes
Bill 249 2019-21 EN
29/01/2021
Explanatory Notes
Bill 249 2019-21 EN (PDF)
29/01/2021
Explanatory Notes
Bill 249 2019-21 EN - large print
28/01/2021
1st reading (Commons)
28/01/2021
3rd reading (Lords)
21/01/2021
Report stage (Lords)
21/01/2021
Bill
HL Bill 166 (as amended on Report)
19/01/2021
Delegated Powers Memorandum
Air Traffic Management and Unmanned Aircraft Bill [HL]: Supplementary Delegated Powers Memorandum
18/01/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 98-I(Rev) Revised marshalled list for Report
14/01/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 98-I(a) Amendments for Report, supplementary to the marshalled list
11/01/2021
Will write letters
Letter from Baroness Vere to Lord Tunnicliffe regarding the reasons why an amendment, which would provide the constable with the power to destroy an unmanned aircraft, is not needed
04/01/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 98-I Marshalled list for Report
22/12/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 98(e) Amendments for Report
21/12/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 98(d) Amendment for Report
18/12/2020
Will write letters
Letter from Baroness Vere to Lord Tunnicliffe and others regarding the Government's airspace modernisation programme, funding for Airspace Change Proposals (ACPs) if the Secretary of State decides to direct another party
18/12/2020
Will write letters
Letter from Baroness Vere of Norbiton to Lord Tunnicliffe and others regarding the amendment to schedule 8 - providing a constable with the power to destroy an unmanned aircraft as an alternative to requiring a person to ground it
24/06/2020
Legislative Consent Motions-devolved legislatures
Legislative Consent Memorandum from the Scottish Parliament
24/06/2020
Legislative Consent Motions-devolved legislatures
Legislative Consent Motion from the Northern Ireland Assembly
04/05/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 98(c) Amendment for Report
04/05/2020
Amendment papers
HL Bill 98 Running list of amendments (PDF)
18/03/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 98(b) Amendment for Report
10/03/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 98(a) Amendments for Report
09/03/2020
Will write letters
Letter from Baroness Vere of Norbiton to Peers regarding the power of the police to destroy unmanned aircraft
12/02/2020
Bill
HL Bill 98 (as amended in Committee)
12/02/2020
Tracked changes versions of Bills: Lords
Version of the Bill showing changes made in Committee
10/02/2020
Committee stage (Lords)
10/02/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 10-II Second marshalled list for Committee
06/02/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 10-I Marshalled list for Committee
05/02/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 10(b) Amendments for Committee
04/02/2020
Will write letters
Letter from Baroness Vere to Peers regarding Government amendments
04/02/2020
Will write letters
Letter from Baroness Vere to Lord Craig and others regarding issues raised during the Second Reading
04/02/2020
Will write letters
Letter from Baroness Vere to Peers regarding issues raised during the Second Reading: Airspace Change Proposals, appeals, CAA resourcing, fixed penalty notices, age restrictions, alcohol testing, police resourcing
03/02/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 10(a) Amendments for Committee
27/01/2020
2nd reading (Lords)
20/01/2020
Library Notes
Air Traffic Management and Unmanned Aircraft Bill [HL]: Briefing for Lords Stages
10/01/2020
Delegated Powers Memorandum
Air Traffic Management and Unmanned Aircraft Bill [HL]: Delegated Powers Memorandum
09/01/2020
1st reading (Lords)
09/01/2020
Bill
HL Bill 10 (as introduced)
09/01/2020
Explanatory Notes
HL Bill 10 Explanatory Notes
09/01/2020
Impact Assessments
Impact Assessment: Introduction of Police Powers
09/01/2020
Impact Assessments
Impact Assessment: Enforcing the Development of Airspace Change Proposals
09/01/2020
Impact Assessments
Impact Assessment: Updating the Licence Modification Process