Fisheries Act 2020


make provision in relation to fisheries, fishing, aquaculture and marine conservation; to make provision about the functions of the Marine Management Organisation; and for connected purposes

Bill Progession through Parliament

Lords Completed
Commons Completed
Royal Assent

Latest Key documents

Bill Debate
23/11/2020
Act of Parliament
23/11/2020
Briefing paper
09/10/2020

Timeline of Bill Documents and Stages

03/12/2020
Will write letters
Letter from Lord Gardiner of Kimble to Peers regarding issues raised during the Lords consideration of Commons amendments: Denmark's historic fishing rights, UK-Faroes Special Area
23/11/2020
Royal Assent (Commons)
23/11/2020
Act of Parliament
Fisheries Act 2020 (c. 22)
12/11/2020
Consideration of Commons amendments (Lords)
10/11/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 143-I Marshalled list for Consideration of Commons amendments
09/11/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 143(b) Amendment and Motion for Consideration of Commons amendments
05/11/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 143(a) Motion for Consideration of Commons amendments
14/10/2020
Bill
HL Bill 143 Commons amendments
14/10/2020
Explanatory Notes
HL Bill 143 Explanatory Notes on Commons amendments
14/10/2020
Bill proceedings: Commons
Report Stage Proceedings as at 13 October 2020
13/10/2020
3rd reading (Commons)
13/10/2020
Report stage (Commons)
13/10/2020
Programme motion
13/10/2020
Amendment Paper
Consideration of Bill Amendments as at 13 October 2020
13/10/2020
Amendment Paper
Consideration of Bill Amendments as at 13 October 2020 - (large print)
13/10/2020
Selection of amendments: Commons
Speaker’s provisional selection and grouping of amendments (PDF)
13/10/2020
Selection of amendments: Commons
Speaker’s provisional selection and grouping of amendments (PDF)
13/10/2020
Selection of amendments: Commons
Speaker’s provisional selection and grouping of amendments
12/10/2020
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 9 October 2020
09/10/2020
Briefing papers
Briefing Paper on the Bill
09/10/2020
Bill
Bill 181 2019-21, as amended in Public Bill Committee - (large print)
09/10/2020
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 8 October 2020
08/10/2020
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 7 October 2020
30/09/2020
Legislative Consent Motions-devolved legislatures
Legislative consent motion agreed by the Northern Ireland Assembly
22/09/2020
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 21 September 2020
16/09/2020
Committee Debates: compilation pdf of all sittings (Commons)
16/09/2020
Committee Debate: 6th sitting (Commons)
16/09/2020
Committee Debate: 5th sitting (Commons)
16/09/2020
Bill
Bill 181 2019-21, as amended in Public Bill Committee
16/09/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Greener UK (FB06)
16/09/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: North Atlantic Fishing Company (FB07)
16/09/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Professor Richard Barnes, Professor of International Law, Lincoln Law School, University of Lincoln (FB08)
16/09/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Honor Frost Foundation (HFF) Steering Committee on Underwater Cultural Heritage (UCH) (FB09)
16/09/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Cornish Fish Producers' Organisation (CFPO) (FB10)
16/09/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: South Western Fish Producer Organisation Ltd (FB11)
16/09/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Greenpeace UK (FB12)
16/09/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: The Joint Nautical Archaeology Policy Committee (JNAPC) (FB13)
16/09/2020
Bill proceedings: Commons
All proceedings taken at Public Bill Committee Stage
15/09/2020
Legislative Consent Motions-devolved legislatures
Legislative consent memorandum lodged by the Scottish Government with the Scottish Parliament
15/09/2020
Legislative Consent Motions-devolved legislatures
Legislative consent motion agreed by the Scottish Parliament
15/09/2020
Amendment Paper
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 15 September 2020
11/09/2020
Committee Debate: 4th sitting (Commons)
11/09/2020
Committee Debate: 3rd sitting (Commons)
11/09/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: National Federation of Fishermen's Organisations (NFFO) (FB01)
11/09/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Angling Trust (FB02)
11/09/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Sustainable Inshore Fisheries Trust (SIFT) (FB03)
11/09/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: South Devon and Channel Shellfishermen Ltd (FB04)
11/09/2020
Written evidence
Written evidence: Anglo-North Irish Fish Producers Organisation (ANIFPO) and Sea Source (FB05)
11/09/2020
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 10 September 2020 (PDF)
11/09/2020
Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons
All proceedings up to 10 September at Public Bill Committee Stage (PDF)
11/09/2020
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 10 September 2020
11/09/2020
Selection of amendments: Commons
Chair’s provisional selection and groupings for Tuesday 15 September 2020 (PDF)
11/09/2020
Selection of amendments: Commons
Chair’s provisional selection and groupings for Tuesday 15 September 2020
10/09/2020
Amendment Paper
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 10 September 2020
09/09/2020
Committee Debate: 2nd sitting (Commons)
09/09/2020
Committee Debate: 1st sitting (Commons)
09/09/2020
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 8 September 2020
09/09/2020
Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons
All proceedings up to 8 September at Public Bill Committee Stage (PDF)
09/09/2020
Selection of amendments: Commons
Chair’s provisional selection and groupings for Thursday 10 September 2020 (PDF)
09/09/2020
Selection of amendments: Commons
Chair’s provisional selection and groupings for Thursday 10 September 2020
08/09/2020
Amendment Paper
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 8 September 2020
07/09/2020
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 4 September 2020
07/09/2020
Selection of amendments: Commons
Chair’s provisional selection and groupings (PDF)
07/09/2020
Selection of amendments: Commons
Chair’s provisional selection and groupings
04/09/2020
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 3 September 2020
03/09/2020
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 2 September 2020
02/09/2020
Press notices
Have your say
02/09/2020
Press notices
Have your say
01/09/2020
2nd reading (Commons)
01/09/2020
Ways and Means resolution
01/09/2020
Programme motion
01/09/2020
Money resolution
02/07/2020
1st reading (Commons)
01/07/2020
3rd reading (Lords)
01/07/2020
Bill
Bill 153 2019-21 (as brought from the Lords)
01/07/2020
Bill
Bill 153 2019-21 (as brought from the Lords) - large font accessible version
01/07/2020
Explanatory Notes
Bill 153 EN 2019-21
01/07/2020
Explanatory Notes
Bill 153 EN 2019-21 - large font accessible version
30/06/2020
Will write letters
Letter from Lord Gardiner of Kimble to Members regarding issues raised at the report stage
24/06/2020
Bill
HL Bill 117 (as amended on Report)
22/06/2020
Report stage (Lords)
22/06/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 71-R-II(Rev) Revised second marshalled list for Report
19/06/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 71-R-II Provisional second marshalled list for Report
18/06/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 71-R-I(a) Amendment for Report
17/06/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 71-R-I Marshalled list for Report
16/06/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 71-R(h) Amendment for Report
15/06/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 71-R(g) Amendments for Report
12/06/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 71-R(f) Amendments for Report
11/06/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 71-R(e) Amendments for Report
10/06/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 71-R(d) Amendments for Report
09/06/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 71-R(c) Amendment for Report
08/06/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 71-R(b) Amendment for Report
08/06/2020
Amendment papers
HL Bill 71-R-RL Running List of Amendments for Report (PDF)
26/03/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 71-R(a) Amendments for Report
19/03/2020
Will write letters
Letter from Lord Gardiner of Kimble to Peers regarding issues raised during the third and fourth days of the Committee Stage of the Bill
10/03/2020
Will write letters
Letter from Lord Gardiner to Peers regarding issues raised during the second day of the Committee Stage of the Bill: efficiency of UK fishing vessels, skills and training, fisheries objectives
09/03/2020
Committee: 3rd sitting (Hansard) (Lords)
09/03/2020
Committee: 3rd sitting (Hansard - continued) (Lords)
09/03/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 71-IV Fourth marshalled list for Committee
05/03/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 71-III Third marshalled list for Committee
04/03/2020
Committee: 2nd sitting (Hansard) (Lords)
04/03/2020
Committee: 2nd sitting (Hansard - continued) (Lords)
04/03/2020
Will write letters
Letter from Lord Gardiner to Peers regarding issues raised during the first day of the Committee Stage of the Bill: fishmeal and fish oil, stock definition areas, Natural England
03/03/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 71-II(a) Amendments for Committee, supplementary to the second marshalled list
02/03/2020
Committee: 1st sitting (Hansard) (Lords)
02/03/2020
Committee: 1st sitting (Hansard - continued) (Lords)
02/03/2020
Committee stage (Lords)
02/03/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 71-II Second marshalled list for Committee
28/02/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 71-I(a) Amendments for Committee, supplementary to the marshalled list
27/02/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 71-I Marshalled list for Committee
26/02/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 71(d) Amendments for Committee
25/02/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 71(c) Amendments for Committee
25/02/2020
Will write letters
Letter from Lord Gardiner regarding points raised during the Second Reading
24/02/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 71(b) Amendments for Committee
24/02/2020
Amendment papers
HL Bill 71 Running list of amendments (PDF)
12/02/2020
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 71(a) Amendments for Committee
11/02/2020
2nd reading (Lords)
06/02/2020
Library Notes
Fisheries Bill [HL]: Briefing for Lords Stages
04/02/2020
Delegated Powers Memorandum
Fisheries Bill [HL]: Delegated Powers Memorandum
29/01/2020
1st reading (Lords)
29/01/2020
Bill
HL Bill 71 (as introduced)
29/01/2020
Explanatory Notes
HL Bill 71 Explanatory Notes
29/01/2020
Human rights memorandum
Memorandum for the Joint Committee on Human Rights from the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs