Energy Bill [HL] 2022-23


make provision about energy production and security and the regulation of the energy market, including provision about the licensing of carbon dioxide transport and storage; about commercial arrangements for industrial carbon capture and storage and for hydrogen production; about new technology, including low-carbon heat schemes and hydrogen grid trials; about the Independent System Operator and Planner; about gas and electricity industry codes; about heat networks; about energy smart appliances and load control; about the energy performance of premises; about the resilience of the core fuel sector; about offshore energy production, including environmental protection, licensing and decommissioning; about the civil nuclear sector, including the Civil Nuclear Constabulary; and for connected purposes

What is this Bill?

The Energy 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 06 July 2022 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

Official Bill Page Initial Explanatory Notes Initial Briefing papers Ministerial Extracts from Debates All Bill Debates

Next Event: Monday 5th September 2022 - Committee stage

Last Event: Tuesday 19th July 2022 - 2nd reading (Lords)

Bill Progession through Parliament

Lords - 40%

Latest Key documents

Bill Debate
19/07/2022
Bill
06/07/2022
Briefing paper
14/07/2022
Explanatory Note
06/07/2022
Impact Assessment
07/07/2022

Timeline of Bill Documents and Stages

14/09/2022
Committee stage (Lords)
12/09/2022
Committee stage (Lords)
07/09/2022
Committee stage (Lords)
05/09/2022
Committee stage (Lords)
12/08/2022
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 39(h) Amendments for Committee
09/08/2022
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 39(g) Amendments for Committee
08/08/2022
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 39(f) Amendments for Committee
05/08/2022
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 39(e) Amendments for Committee
05/08/2022
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 39(e) Amendments for Committee
03/08/2022
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 39(d) Amendments for Committee
02/08/2022
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 39(c) Amendments for Committee
22/07/2022
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 39(b) Amendments for Committee
22/07/2022
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 39(b) Amendments for Committee
22/07/2022
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 39(b) Amendments for Committee
21/07/2022
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 39(a) Amendments for Committee
21/07/2022
Amendment Paper
HL Bill 39(a) Amendments for Committee
19/07/2022
2nd reading (Lords)
14/07/2022
Briefing papers
Energy Bill [HL]
07/07/2022
Human rights memorandum
European Convention on Human Rights Memorandum
07/07/2022
Impact Assessments
Summary Impact Assessment
07/07/2022
Delegated Powers Memorandum
Delegated Powers Memorandum
07/07/2022
Impact Assessments
Impact Assessments
07/07/2022
Human rights memorandum
European Convention on Human Rights Memorandum
07/07/2022
Impact Assessments
Summary Impact Assessment
07/07/2022
Delegated Powers Memorandum
Delegated Powers Memorandum
07/07/2022
Impact Assessments
Impact Assessments
06/07/2022
1st reading (Lords)
06/07/2022
Bill
HL Bill 39 (as introduced)
06/07/2022
Explanatory Notes
HL Bill 39 Explanatory Notes
06/07/2022
Bill
HL Bill 39 (as introduced)
06/07/2022
Explanatory Notes
HL Bill 39 Explanatory Notes
06/07/2022
Lords Hansard
Lords Hansard
06/07/2022
Minutes of Proceedings
Minutes of Proceedings