Kew Gardens (Leases) Act 2019

provide that the Secretary of State’s powers in relation to the management of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, include the power to grant a lease in respect of land for a period of up to 150 years

Government Bill
(Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs)

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 David Rutley (View contribution) 5318 words
Labour Stephen Pound 937 words
Labour (Co-op) Dr David Drew 2073 words
Scottish National Party Patrick Grady (View contribution) 2853 words

Bill Progession through Parliament

Lords Completed
Commons Completed
Royal Assent

Most recent key documents

Date Type Title
9 Sep 2019 Act of Parliament Kew Gardens (Leases) Act 2019 (c. 25)
12 Jun 2019 Bills Bill 401 2017-19, as brought from the Lords
20 Jun 2019 Briefing papers Briefing paper on Second Reading
1 May 2019 Library Notes Kew Gardens (Leases) (No. 3) Bill [HL]: Briefing for Lords Stages
12 Jun 2019 Explanatory Notes EN 401 2017-19
24 Jul 2019 Amendment papers Legislative Grand Committee (England) Motion - 24 July 2019 (PDF)

Timeline of Bill Documents and Stages

Date Type Title
09/09/2019 Royal Assent (Hansard)
09/09/2019 Royal Assent (Minutes of Proceedings)
09/09/2019Act of Parliament Kew Gardens (Leases) Act 2019 (c. 25)
25/07/2019Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons Legislative Grand Committee (England) Proceedings as at 24 July 2019
25/07/2019Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons Report Stage Proceedings as at 24 July 2019
24/07/2019 3rd reading: House of Commons
24/07/2019 Legislative Grand Committee: House of Commons
24/07/2019Amendment papers Legislative Grand Committee (England) Motion - 24 July 2019 (PDF)
24/07/2019Amendment papers Legislative Grand Committee England Amendments as at 24 July 2019
24/07/2019Amendment papers Consideration of Bill (Report Stage) Manuscript Amendments (PDF)
24/07/2019Selection of amendments: Commons Consideration on Report (PDF)
24/07/2019Selection of amendments: Commons Consideration on Report (PDF)
24/07/2019Selection of amendments: Commons Legislative Grand Committee (PDF)
24/06/2019 2nd reading: House of Commons
24/06/2019 Programme motion: House of Commons
20/06/2019Briefing papers Briefing paper on Second Reading
12/06/2019Bills Bill 401 2017-19, as brought from the Lords
12/06/2019Explanatory Notes EN 401 2017-19
12/06/2019Explanatory Notes Bill 401 EN 2017-19
11/06/2019 1st reading: House of Commons
11/06/2019 3rd reading: House of Lords
10/06/2019Will write letters Letter from Lord Gardiner to Lord Campbell-Savours regarding questions raised in the committee stage: whether the land at Kew could go out for tender or public auction, potential future housing development, and sub-leasing the land (PDF, 181KB)
05/06/2019 Report stage: House of Lords
05/06/2019 Report stage (Hansard): House of Lords
05/06/2019 Report stage (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords
05/06/2019Bills HL Bill 181 (as amended on Report)
03/06/2019Amendment papers HL Bill 174-R-I Marshalled list for Report (PDF)
30/05/2019Will write letters Letter from Lord Gardiner of Kimble to Baroness Kramer regarding issues protections afforded to the car park at Kew (PDF, 498KB)
21/05/2019 Committee stage: House of Lords
21/05/2019 Committee: 1st sitting (Hansard): House of Lords
21/05/2019 Committee: 1st sitting (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords
17/05/2019Amendment papers HL Bill 174-I Marshalled list for Committee (PDF)
16/05/2019Amendment papers HL Bill 174(c) Amendments for Committee (PDF)
15/05/2019Amendment papers HL Bill 174(b) Amendment for Committee (PDF)
15/05/2019Amendment papers HL Bill 174 Running list of amendments (PDF)
09/05/2019Amendment papers HL Bill 174(a) Amendment for Committee (PDF)
07/05/2019 2nd reading (Hansard): House of Lords
07/05/2019 2nd reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords
01/05/2019Library Notes Kew Gardens (Leases) (No. 3) Bill [HL]: Briefing for Lords Stages
29/04/2019Explanatory Notes HL Bill 174 Explanatory Notes
25/04/2019 1st reading (Hansard): House of Lords
25/04/2019 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords
25/04/2019Bills HL Bill 174 (as introduced)