The Environment Bill (the Bill) was introduced in the House of Commons on 30 January 2020.
The Bill is subject to the legislative consent process under Standing Order 29. This is when the consent of the National Assembly for Wales is sought by the UK Government to legislate on an issue which could normally fall within the competence of the Assembly.
The Welsh Government laid a Legislative Consent Memorandum (LCM) (PDF 201KB) on the Bill before the National Assembly on 26 February 2020.
Business type: Legislative Consent
Status: For consideration
First published: 26/02/2020
Decision due: Meeting Date by Business Committee
Decision due: Meeting Date by Legislation, Justice and Constitution Committee
Decision due: Meeting Date by Climate Change, Environment and Rural Affairs Committee