Leasehold Reform (Ground Rent) Bill [HL] 2021-22


make provision about the rent payable under long leases of dwellings; and for connected purposes

What is this Bill?

The Leasehold Reform (Ground Rent) Bill [HL] is a Government Bill tabled by a Minister of the Crown.

Is this Bill currently before Parliament?

Yes. This Bill was introduced on 12 May 2021 and is currently before Parliament.

Whose idea is this Bill?

Government Bills implement the legislative agenda of the Government. This agenda, and the Bills that will implement it, are outlined in the Queen's Speech at the Session's State Opening of Parliament.

What type of Bill is this?

Government Bills are technically Presentation Bills, but the Government can use its legislative time to ensure the schedule of debates to scrutinise the Bill.

So is this going to become a law?

Though the Bill can be amended from its original form, the Bill will almost certainly be enacted in law before the end of the Session, or will be carried over to the subsequent Session.

How can I find out exactly what this Bill does?

The most straightforward information is contained in the initial Explanatory Notes for the Bill.

Would you like to know more?

See these Glossary articles for more information: Government Bills, Process of a Bill

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Next Event: 7 Dec 2021 - Committee stage (Commons)

Last Event: 29 Nov 2021 - 2nd reading (Commons)

Bill Progession through Parliament

Lords Completed
Commons - 40%

Latest Key documents

Bill Debate
29/11/2021
Briefing paper
25/11/2021
Explanatory Note
15/09/2021

Timeline of Bill Documents and Stages

07/12/2021
Committee stage (Commons)
06/12/2021
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 6 December 2021
03/12/2021
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 3 December 2021
01/12/2021
Amendment Paper
Notices of Amendments as at 1 December 2021
30/11/2021
Press notices
Have your say on the Leasehold Reform (Ground Rent) Bill [HL]
29/11/2021
2nd reading (Commons)
29/11/2021
Programme motion
29/11/2021
Money resolution
29/11/2021
Commons Hansard Daily Report
2nd reading - Commons Hansard link
25/11/2021
Briefing papers
Briefing Paper on the Bill
15/09/2021
1st reading (Commons)
15/09/2021
Bill
Bill 164 2021-22 (as brought from the Lords)
15/09/2021
Bill
Bill 164 2021-22 (as brought from the Lords) - large print
15/09/2021
Explanatory Notes
Bill 164 EN 2021-22
15/09/2021
Explanatory Notes
Bill 164 EN 2021-22 - large print
14/09/2021
3rd reading (Lords)
20/07/2021
Report stage (Lords)
20/07/2021
Bill
HL Bill 47 (as amended on Report)
15/07/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 1-R-I Marshalled list for Report
14/07/2021
Delegated Powers Memorandum
Leasehold Reform (Ground Rent) Bill: Supplementary Delegated Powers Memorandum
13/07/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 1-R Running list of amendments
13/07/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 1-R(e) Amendments for Report
09/07/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 1-R Running list of amendments
09/07/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 1-R(d) Amendment for Report
22/06/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 1-R Running list of amendments
22/06/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 1-R(c) Amendments for Report
16/06/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 1-R Running list of amendments
16/06/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 1-R(b) Amendments for Report
15/06/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 1-R(a) Amendments for Report
11/06/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 1-III Provisional third marshalled list for Grand Committee
09/06/2021
Committee stage (Lords)
09/06/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 1-II Second marshalled list for Grand Committee
04/06/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 1-I Marshalled list for Grand Committee
01/06/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 1(d) Amendment for Grand Committee
27/05/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 1 Running list of amendments
27/05/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 1(c) Amendment for Grand Committee
26/05/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 1 Running list of amendments
26/05/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 1(b) Amendments for Grand Committee
25/05/2021
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 1(a) Amendments for Grand Committee
24/05/2021
2nd reading (Lords)
20/05/2021
Library Notes
Leasehold Reform (Ground Rent) Bill: Briefing for Lords Stages
19/05/2021
Select Committee report
1st Report of the Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform Committee
12/05/2021
1st reading (Lords)
12/05/2021
Bill
HL Bill 1 (as introduced)
12/05/2021
Bill
HL Bill 1 (as introduced)
12/05/2021
Delegated Powers Memorandum
Leasehold Reform (Ground Rent) Bill: Delegated Powers Memorandum
12/05/2021
Impact Assessments
Leasehold Reform (Ground Rent) Bill: Impact Assessment
12/05/2021
Explanatory Notes
HL Bill 1 Explanatory Notes
12/05/2021
Bill
HL Bill 1 (as introduced)
12/05/2021
Explanatory Notes
HL Bill 1 Explanatory Notes
12/05/2021
Impact Assessments
Leasehold Reform (Ground Rent) Bill: Impact Assessment
12/05/2021
Delegated Powers Memorandum
Leasehold Reform (Ground Rent) Bill: Delegated Powers Memorandum
12/05/2021
Minutes of Proceedings
Minutes of Proceedings
12/05/2021
Lords Hansard
Lords Hansard