Automated and Electric Vehicles Act 2018

make provision about automated vehicles and electric vehicles.

Government Bill
(Department for Transport)

Official Bill Page Initial Explanatory Notes Initial Briefing papers Initial Library Notes

This bill has received Royal Assent and has become an Act of Parliament

Primary Bill Debate Contributors by Party

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Conservative Sir John Hayes (View contribution) 38332 words
Democratic Unionist Party Jim Shannon (View contribution) 166 words
Independent Sir Oliver Letwin 21254 words
Labour Clive Efford (View contribution) 13893 words
Labour (Co-op) Geraint Davies (View contribution) 343 words
Liberal Democrat Christine Jardine (View contribution) 883 words
Scottish National Party Alan Brown (View contribution) 7844 words
The Independent Group for Change Anna Soubry 88 words

Bill Progession through Parliament

Commons Completed
Lords Completed
Royal Assent

Most recent key documents

Date Type Title
19 Jul 2018 Act of Parliament Automated and Electric Vehicles Act 2018 (c. 18)
14 Jun 2018 Bills Bill 227 2017-19 - Lords Amendments to the Bill
15 Aug 2018 Briefing papers Briefing Paper on the Bill and Act
8 Feb 2018 Library Notes Automated and Electric Vehicles Bill: Briefing for Lords Stages
14 Jun 2018 Explanatory Notes Bill 227 EN 2017-19
12 Jun 2018 Amendment papers HL Bill 109-I Marshalled list for Third Reading (PDF, 62KB)

Timeline of Bill Documents and Stages

Date Type Title
15/08/2018Briefing papers Briefing Paper on the Bill and Act
19/07/2018 Royal Assent (Hansard)
19/07/2018 Royal Assent (Minutes of Proceedings)
19/07/2018Act of Parliament Automated and Electric Vehicles Act 2018 (c. 18)
27/06/2018Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons Proceedings on Consideration of Lords Amendments as at 26 June 2018
26/06/2018 Ping Pong
26/06/2018 Programme motion: House of Commons
26/06/2018Selection of amendments: Commons Consideration of Lords Amendments (PDF, 465KB)
14/06/2018Bills Bill 227 2017-19 - Lords Amendments to the Bill
14/06/2018Explanatory Notes Bill 227 EN 2017-19
13/06/2018 3rd reading (Hansard): House of Lords
13/06/2018 3rd reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords
12/06/2018Amendment papers HL Bill 109-I Marshalled list for Third Reading (PDF, 62KB)
08/06/2018Amendment papers HL Bill 109(a) Amendments for Third Reading (PDF, 56KB)
05/06/2018 Report stage (Hansard): House of Lords
05/06/2018 Report stage (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords
05/06/2018Bills HL Bill 109 (as amended on Report)
04/06/2018Amendment papers HL Bill 82-R-I(Rev) Revised marshalled list for Report (PDF, 87KB)
01/06/2018Amendment papers HL Bill 82-R-I Marshalled list for Report (PDF, 86KB)
30/05/2018Amendment papers HL Bill 82-R(d) Amendment for Report (PDF, 60KB)
29/05/2018Amendment papers HL Bill 82-R(c) Amendments for Report (PDF, 65KB)
29/05/2018Delegated Powers Memoranda Automated and Electric Vehicles Bill: Supplementary Delegated Powers Memorandum (PDF, 78KB)
29/05/2018Will write letters Letter dated 29/05/2018 from Baroness Sugg regarding the Automated and Electric Vehicles Bill Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform Committee Report. (PDF, 1MB)
25/05/2018Amendment papers HL Bill 82-R(b) Amendment for Report (PDF, 49KB)
24/05/2018Amendment papers HL Bill 82-R(a) Amendments for Report (PDF, 50KB)
17/05/2018 Committee: 2nd sitting (Hansard): House of Lords
17/05/2018 Committee: 2nd sitting (Hansard - continued): House of Lords
17/05/2018 Committee: 2nd sitting (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords
15/05/2018Amendment papers HL Bill 82-II Second marshalled list for Committee (PDF, 108KB)
09/05/2018 Committee: 1st sitting (Hansard): House of Lords
09/05/2018 Committee: 1st sitting (Hansard - continued): House of Lords
09/05/2018 Committee: 1st sitting (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords
04/05/2018Amendment papers HL Bill 82-I Marshalled list for Committee (PDF, 133KB)
03/05/2018Amendment papers HL Bill 82(g) Amendments for Committee (PDF, 80KB)
02/05/2018Amendment papers HL Bill 82(f) Amendments for Committee (PDF, 61KB)
30/04/2018Amendment papers HL Bill 82(e) Amendments for Committee (PDF, 66KB)
25/04/2018Amendment papers HL Bill 82(d) Amendments for Committee (PDF, 63KB)
13/04/2018Will write letters Letter dated 13/04/2018 from Baroness Sugg to Lords in response to questions about terminology raised at the second reading of the Automated and Electric Vehicles (PDF, 3MB)
13/03/2018Amendment papers HL Bill 82(c) Amendments for Grand Committee (PDF, 64KB)
13/03/2018Will write letters Letter dated 13/03/2018 from Baroness Sugg regarding whether the Automated and Electric Vehicles Bill's provisions cover Level 3 vehicles. (PDF, 365KB)
12/03/2018Amendment papers HL Bill 82(b) Amendments for Grand Committee (PDF, 60KB)
07/03/2018Will write letters Letter dated 02/03/2018 from Baroness Sugg regarding issues raised during the Second Reading debate. (PDF, 1MB)
23/02/2018Amendment papers HL Bill 82(a) Amendments for Grand Committee (PDF, 58KB)
20/02/2018 2nd reading (Hansard): House of Lords
20/02/2018 2nd reading (Hansard - continued): House of Lords
20/02/2018 2nd reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords
08/02/2018Library Notes Automated and Electric Vehicles Bill: Briefing for Lords Stages
30/01/2018 1st reading (Hansard): House of Lords
30/01/2018 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords
30/01/2018Bills HL Bill 82 (as introduced)
30/01/2018Explanatory Notes HL Bill 82 Explanatory Notes
30/01/2018Delegated Powers Memoranda Automated and Electric Vehicles Bill: Delegated Powers Memorandum (PDF, 336KB)
30/01/2018Amendment papers Report Stage Proceedings as at 29 January 2018
29/01/2018 3rd reading: House of Commons
29/01/2018 Report stage: House of Commons
29/01/2018Amendment papers Consideration of Bill Amendments as at 29 January 2018
29/01/2018Selection of amendments: Commons Consideration on Report (PDF, 328KB)
26/01/2018Amendment papers Notices of Amendments as at 25 January 2018
25/01/2018Amendment papers Notices of Amendments as at 24 January 2018
23/01/2018Amendment papers Notices of Amendments as at 22 January 2018
17/11/2017Written evidence Written Evidence: Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (AEVB30) (PDF, 291KB)
17/11/2017Written evidence Written Evidence: David Gregory (AEVB31) (PDF, 325KB)
17/11/2017Written evidence Written Evidence: Riversimple Movement Ltd (AEVB32)
17/11/2017Written evidence Written Evidence: The Institute of the Motor Industry (AEVB33) (PDF, 7MB)
17/11/2017Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons All proceedings up to 16 November 2017 at Public Bill Committee Stage
17/11/2017Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 16 November 2017
16/11/2017 Committee Debate: 7th sitting: House of Commons
16/11/2017 Committee Debates: compilation of sittings so far (PDF Version): House of Commons
16/11/2017Will write letters Letter dated 16/11/2017 from John Hayes MP to Edward Leigh MP and Adrian Bailey MP, regarding an issue raised in Committee: whether National Grid and Distribution Network Operators are able to access data from smart chargepoints (PDF, 97KB)
16/11/2017Will write letters Letter dated 16/11/2017 from John Hayes MP to Edward Leigh MP and Adrian Bailey MP, regarding points raised during the committee debate and the addition of 'securely' in Clause 1(1)(b). Includes a summary of the work the UK is doing on cyber security (PDF, 98KB)
16/11/2017Will write letters Letter dated 16/11/2017 from John Hayes MP to Edward Leigh MP and Adrian Bailey MP, regarding the Automated and Electric Vehicles Bill committee debate: clarification of how the phrase 'know and ought reasonably to know' would work in practice. (PDF, 92KB)
15/11/2017Written evidence Written Evidence: Addison Lee (AEVB11)
15/11/2017Written evidence Written Evidence: Vivergo Fuels (AEVB12)
15/11/2017Written evidence Written Evidence: LEVC (AEVB13)
15/11/2017Written evidence Written Evidence: Daniel Scharf (AEVB14)
15/11/2017Written evidence Written Evidence: Matthew Roberts (AEVB15)
15/11/2017Written evidence Written Evidence: Tom Vanstone (AEVB16)
15/11/2017Written evidence Written Evidence: David G. Edwards (AEVB17)
15/11/2017Written evidence Written Evidence: H S Marks (AVEB18) (PDF, 953KB)
15/11/2017Written evidence Written Evidence: Andrew Fischer (AEVB19)
15/11/2017Written evidence Written Evidence: Cycling UK (AEVB20) (PDF, 175KB)
15/11/2017Written evidence Written Evidence: Simon Hilton (AEVB21)
15/11/2017Written evidence Written Evidence: Mayor of London and Transport for London (AEVB22)
15/11/2017Written evidence Written Evidence: Stephen Mason (AEVB23)
15/11/2017Written evidence Written Evidence: UK Power Networks (supplementary) (AEVB24) (PDF, 304KB)
15/11/2017Written evidence Written Evidence: Guide Dogs for the Blind Association (AEVB25)
15/11/2017Written evidence Written Evidence: UK Petroleum Industry Association (UKPIA) (AEVB26) (PDF, 345KB)
15/11/2017Written evidence Written Evidence: Letter from the Minister on levels of automation (AEVB27) (PDF, 907KB)
15/11/2017Written evidence Written Evidence: Letter from the Minister on Handover period and contributory negligence (AEVB28) (PDF, 104KB)
15/11/2017Written evidence Written Evidence: Hubject GmbH, supported by EV Driver Ltd, PlugSurfing GmbH and The New Motion BV (AEVB29) (PDF, 2MB)
15/11/2017Amendment papers Notices of Amendments as at 14 November 2017
15/11/2017Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 14 November 2017
15/11/2017Will write letters II. Letter from John Hayes MP to Edward Leigh and Adrian Bailey MP, as referenced in letter dated 15/11/2017 regarding levels of automation (PDF, 906KB)
15/11/2017Will write letters I. Letter from John Hayes MP to Edward Leigh and Adrian Bailey MP, as referenced in letter dated 15/11/2017 regarding Contributory Negligence (PDF, 102KB)
15/11/2017Will write letters Letter dated 15/11/2017 from John Hayes MP to Edward Leigh MP and Adrian Bailey MP, the Automated and Electric Vehicles Bill Committee, regarding and attaching two letters on contributory negligence and levels of automation (PDF, 111KB)
15/11/2017Selection of amendments: Commons Consideration in Committee: Selection 3 (PDF, 273KB)
14/11/2017 Committee Debate: 5th sitting: House of Commons
14/11/2017 Committee Debate: 6th sitting: House of Commons
14/11/2017Amendment papers Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 14 November 2017
13/11/2017Selection of amendments: Commons Consideration in Committee: Selection 2 (PDF, 276KB)
10/11/2017Amendment papers Notices of Amendments as at 9 November 2017
08/11/2017Amendment papers Notices of Amendments as at 7 November 2017
03/11/2017Written evidence Written Evidence: British Vehicle Rental and Leasing Association (BVRLA) (AEVB07)
03/11/2017Written evidence Written Evidence: IAM Roadsmart (AEVB08) (PDF, 353KB)
03/11/2017Written evidence Written Evidence: Association of Convenience Stores (ACS) (AEVB09) (PDF, 323KB)
03/11/2017Written evidence Written Evidence: Joint submission from academics at the University of Exeter and Koc University (AEVB10)
03/11/2017Amendment papers Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 2 November 2017
03/11/2017Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 2 November 2017
02/11/2017 Committee Debate: 3rd sitting: House of Commons
02/11/2017 Committee Debate: 4th sitting: House of Commons
02/11/2017Amendment papers Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 2 November 2017
02/11/2017Selection of amendments: Commons Consideration in Committee: Selection 1 (PDF, 275KB)
01/11/2017Written evidence Written Evidence: Anthony Beken (AEVB01)
01/11/2017Written evidence Written Evidence: Simon Canfer (AEVB02)
01/11/2017Written evidence Written Evidence: S Richards (AEVB03)
01/11/2017Written evidence Written Evidence: Professor James Davey (AEVB04)
01/11/2017Written evidence Written Evidence: International Transport Workers' Federation (ITF) (AEVB05)
01/11/2017Written evidence Written Evidence: RAC (AEVB06) (PDF, 340KB)
01/11/2017Amendment papers Notices of Amendments as at 31 October 2017
01/11/2017Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 31 October 2017
31/10/2017 Committee Debate: 1st sitting: House of Commons
31/10/2017 Committee Debate: 2nd sitting: House of Commons
31/10/2017Amendment papers Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 31 October 2017
30/10/2017Press notices Schedule of meetings (PDF, 218KB)
25/10/2017Press notices Have your say on the Automated and Electric Vehicles Bill
23/10/2017 2nd reading: House of Commons
23/10/2017 Ways and Means resolution: House of Commons
18/10/2017 1st reading: House of Commons
18/10/2017Bills Bill 112 2017-19, as introduced
18/10/2017Explanatory Notes Bill 112-EN 2017-19
18/10/2017Delegated Powers Memoranda Delegated Powers Memorandum by the Department for Transport (PDF, 104KB)
11/10/2017Impact Assessments Automated and Electric Vehicles Bill 2017 (PDF, 2MB)
11/10/2017Impact Assessments Pathway to Driverless Cars: Insurance for Automated Vehicles (PDF, 399KB)
11/10/2017Impact Assessments New legislative powers for ULEV infrastructure (PDF, 1MB)