Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020


make provision about companies and other entities in financial difficulty; and to make temporary changes to the law relating to the governance and regulation of companies and other entities.

Bill Progession through Parliament

Commons Completed
Lords Completed
Royal Assent

Timeline of Bill Documents and Stages

24/11/2020
Impact Assessments
Final Impact Assessment from the Insolvency Service (PDF)
26/06/2020
Will write letters
Letter from Earl Howe, Deputy Leader of the House of Lords to Baroness Barker regarding an issue raised during the report stage of the Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill: independent museums facing insolvency (PDF, 176KB)
25/06/2020
Royal Assent (Minutes of Proceedings)
25/06/2020
Royal Assent (Hansard)
25/06/2020
Ping Pong: House of Commons
25/06/2020
Act of Parliament
Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020 (c. 12)
25/06/2020
Selection of amendments: Commons
Consideration of Lords Amendments, grouping of Amendments (PDF)
24/06/2020
Bills
Bill 146 2019-21 Lords Amendments to the Bill (PDF)
24/06/2020
Explanatory Notes
Bill 146 EN 2019-21 (PDF)
23/06/2020
3rd reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords
23/06/2020
3rd reading (Hansard): House of Lords
23/06/2020
Report stage (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords
23/06/2020
Report stage (Hansard): House of Lords
19/06/2020
Will write letters
Letter from Baroness Bloomfield of Hinton Waldrist to Lord Stevenson of Balmacara regarding how the measures of the Bill will apply to charities, social enterprises and credit unions, following points raised at committee stage (PDF, 205KB)
18/06/2020
Amendment papers
HL Bill 114-I Marshalled list for Report (PDF)
18/06/2020
Delegated Powers Memoranda
Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill: Supplementary Delegated Powers Memorandum (PDF)
18/06/2020
Will write letters
Letter from Earl Howe to Lord Wallace of Tankerness and Lord Howarth of Newport regarding questions raised in the committee stage of the Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill: retrospection in the Bill: restriction of winding-up petitions (PDF, 176KB)
17/06/2020
Committee: 2nd sitting (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords
17/06/2020
Committee: 2nd sitting (Hansard): House of Lords
17/06/2020
Bills
HL Bill 114 (as amended in Committee) (PDF)
17/06/2020
Amendment papers
HL Bill 114(a) Amendments for Report (PDF)
17/06/2020
Will write letters
Letter from Lord Callanan to Lord Hope of Craigshead regarding an amendment to the Bill that directors be required to file a list of known creditors with the court to obtain a moratorium (PDF, 89KB)
17/06/2020
Will write letters
Letter from Baroness Bloomfield of Hinton Waldrist to Members regarding issues raised at the committee stage of the Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill: Group 9 amendments (PDF, 200KB)
16/06/2020
Committee: 1st sitting (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords
16/06/2020
Committee: 1st sitting (Hansard): House of Lords
11/06/2020
Amendment papers
HL Bill 113-I Marshalled list for Committee (PDF)
10/06/2020
Amendment papers
HL Bill 113(a) Amendments for Committee (PDF)
09/06/2020
2nd reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords
09/06/2020
2nd reading (Hansard): House of Lords
05/06/2020
Library Notes
Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill: Briefing for Lords stages
04/06/2020
Explanatory Notes
HL Bill 113 Explanatory Notes
04/06/2020
Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons
Committee of the whole House Proceedings as at 3 June 2020
03/06/2020
1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords
03/06/2020
3rd reading: House of Commons
03/06/2020
Committee: 1st sitting: House of Commons
03/06/2020
2nd reading: House of Commons
03/06/2020
Bills
HL Bill 113 (as introduced) (PDF)
03/06/2020
Selection of amendments: Commons
Committee of the whole House - Provisional grouping and selection of Amendments by Chairman of Ways and Means (PDF)
03/06/2020
Amendment papers
Committee of the whole House Amendments as at 3 June 2020
03/06/2020
Amendment papers
Committee of the whole House Amendments as at 3 June 2020 - large font accessible version (PDF)
01/06/2020
Impact Assessments
Regulatory Policy Committee opinion on the Impact Assessment
28/05/2020
Briefing papers
Briefing paper for Second Reading
20/05/2020
1st reading: House of Commons
20/05/2020
Bills
Bill 128 2019-21 (as introduced) - large font accessible version (PDF)
20/05/2020
Impact Assessments
Impact Assessment from the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (PDF)
20/05/2020
Bills
Bill 128 2019-21 (as introduced)
20/05/2020
Explanatory Notes
Bill 128 EN 2019-21
20/05/2020
Explanatory Notes
Bill 128 EN 2019-21 - large font accessible version (PDF)
20/05/2020
Delegated Powers Memoranda
Delegated Powers Memorandum from the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (PDF)
20/05/2020
Delegated Powers Memoranda
Delegated Powers Memorandum from the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (PDF)