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

Latest Key documents

Timeline of Bill Documents and Stages

24/11/2020
Impact Assessments
Final Impact Assessment from the Insolvency Service (PDF)
24/11/2020
Impact Assessments
Final Impact Assessment from the Insolvency Service
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
25/06/2020
Royal Assent (Commons)
25/06/2020
Consideration of Lords amendments (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
24/06/2020
Bill
Bill 146 2019-21 Lords Amendments to the Bill
24/06/2020
Explanatory Notes
Bill 146 EN 2019-21
23/06/2020
3rd reading (Lords)
23/06/2020
Report stage (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
18/06/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 114-I Marshalled list for Report
18/06/2020
Delegated Powers Memorandum
Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill: Supplementary Delegated Powers Memorandum
18/06/2020
Legislative Consent Motions-devolved legislatures
Legislative Consent Memorandum from the Scottish Parliament
18/06/2020
Legislative Consent Motions-devolved legislatures
Legislative Consent Motion from the Scottish Parliament
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
17/06/2020
Bill
HL Bill 114 (as amended in Committee)
17/06/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 114(a) Amendments for Report
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
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
16/06/2020
Committee stage (Lords)
11/06/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 113-I Marshalled list for Committee
10/06/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 113(a) Amendments for Committee
10/06/2020
Legislative Consent Motions-devolved legislatures
Legislative Consent Motion from the Welsh Assembly
09/06/2020
2nd reading (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
Bill proceedings: Commons
Committee of the whole House Proceedings as at 3 June 2020
03/06/2020
1st reading (Lords)
03/06/2020
3rd reading (Commons)
03/06/2020
Committee stage (Commons)
03/06/2020
2nd reading (Commons)
03/06/2020
Legislative Consent Motions-devolved legislatures
Legislative Consent Motion from the Northern Ireland Assembly
03/06/2020
Bill
HL Bill 113 (as introduced)
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 Paper
Committee of the whole House Amendments as at 3 June 2020
03/06/2020
Selection of amendments: Commons
Committee of the whole House - Provisional grouping and selection of Amendments by Chairman of Ways and Means
03/06/2020
Amendment Paper
Committee of the whole House Amendments as at 3 June 2020 - large font accessible version
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 (Commons)
20/05/2020
Bill
Bill 128 2019-21 (as introduced) - large font accessible version
20/05/2020
Human rights memorandum
Human Rights Memorandum from the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
20/05/2020
Impact Assessments
Impact Assessment from the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
20/05/2020
Bill
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
20/05/2020
Delegated Powers Memoranda
Delegated Powers Memorandum from the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (PDF)
20/05/2020
Delegated Powers Memorandum
Delegated Powers Memorandum from the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy