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Clean Air (Human Rights) Bill [HL] 2017-19

establish the right to breathe clean air; to require the Secretary of State to achieve and maintain clean air in England and Wales; to involve Public Health England in setting and reviewing pollutants and their limits; to enhance the powers, duties and functions of the Environment Agency, the Committee on Climate Change, local authorities (including port authorities), the Civil Aviation Authority, Highways England, Historic England and Natural England in relation to air pollution; to establish a Citizens’ Commission for Clean Air with powers to institute or intervene in legal proceedings; to require the Secretary of State and the relevant national authorities to apply environmental principles in carrying out their duties under this Act and the clean air enactments; and for connected purposes

Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords)

Sponsor: Karen Lee

Official Bill Page

Next Event: There is no future stage currently scheduled for this bill

Last Event: 5 Jul 2018 - 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 5 July, 2018

Bill Progession through Parliament

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Most recent key documents

Date Type Title
5 Jul 2018 Bills HL Bill 118 (as introduced)

Timeline of Bill Documents and Stages