Report on the timetable for consideration of the Legislation (Wales) Bill

December 2018

 

On 03 December 2018, a Government Bill, the Legislation (Wales) Bill, was introduced in the Assembly.

On 13 November 2018 the Business Committee agreed, in accordance with Standing Order 26.9, to refer the Bill to the Constitutional and Legislative Affairs Committee to consider and report on the general principles.

On 27 November 2018, the Business Committee agreed, in accordance with Standing Order 26.7, a timetable for the Committee’s consideration of the general principles of the Bill and agreed that the Committee should report to the Assembly by 22 March 2019.

The Business Committee also agreed that Stage 2 proceedings should be completed by 24 May 2019, subject to the general principles of the Bill being agreed by the Assembly.