Trade Bill 2017-19


The Bill failed to complete its passage through Parliament before the end of the session. This means the Bill will make no further progress. Make provision about the implementation of international trade agreements; to make provision establishing the Trade Remedies Authority and conferring functions on it; and to make provision about the collection and disclosure of information relating to trade.

Official Bill Page Initial Explanatory Notes Initial Briefing papers Initial Library Notes All Bill Debates Debates Contributors

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

Last Event: 20 Mar 2019 - 3rd reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 20 March, 2019

Bill Progession through Parliament

Commons Completed
Lords Completed
Awaiting Ping-Pong

Timeline of Bill Documents and Stages

21/03/2019
Bills
Bill 364 2017-19 (Lords Amendments)
21/03/2019
Explanatory Notes
Bill 364 EN 2017-19
20/03/2019
3rd reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords
20/03/2019
3rd reading (Hansard): House of Lords
19/03/2019
Amendment papers
HL Bill 167-I Marshalled list for Third Reading (PDF)
18/03/2019
Amendment papers
HL Bill 167(b) Amendments for Third Reading (PDF)
18/03/2019
Will write letters
Letter from Baroness Fairhead to Lord Stevenson and others regarding Government amendments which have been tabled for the Third Reading (PDF, 157KB)
15/03/2019
Amendment papers
HL Bill 167(a) Amendment for Third Reading (PDF)
14/03/2019
Bills
HL Bill 167 (as amended on Report)
13/03/2019
Report: 2nd sitting (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords
13/03/2019
Report: 2nd sitting (Hansard): House of Lords
11/03/2019
Amendment papers
HL Bill 127-R-II Second marshalled list for Report (PDF)
11/03/2019
Will write letters
Letter from Baroness Fairhead to Lord Judge regarding the Government's position on amendment 3A (PDF, 277KB)
06/03/2019
Report: 1st sitting: House of Lords
06/03/2019
Report stage (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords
05/03/2019
Amendment papers
HL Bill 127-R-I(Rev) Revised marshalled list for Report (PDF)
04/03/2019
Amendment papers
HL Bill 127-R-I Marshalled list for Report (PDF)
01/03/2019
Amendment papers
HL Bill 127-R(h) Amendments for Report (PDF)
28/02/2019
Amendment papers
HL Bill 127-R(g) Amendments for Report (PDF)
27/02/2019
Amendment papers
HL Bill 127-R(f) Amendments for Report (PDF)
20/02/2019
Amendment papers
HL Bill 127-R(e) Amendments for Report (PDF)
18/02/2019
Amendment papers
HL Bill 127-R(d) Amendment for Report (PDF)
11/02/2019
Amendment papers
HL Bill 127-R(c) Amendment for Report (PDF)
07/02/2019
Amendment papers
HL Bill 127-R(b) Amendment for Report (PDF)
05/02/2019
Amendment papers
HL Bill 127-R(a) Amendment for Report (PDF)
04/02/2019
Committee: 4th sitting (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords
04/02/2019
Committee: 4th sitting (Hansard): House of Lords
31/01/2019
Amendment papers
HL Bill 127-IV Fourth marshalled list for Committee (PDF)
31/01/2019
Will write letters
Letter from Baroness Goldie to Lord Houghton regarding the Defence Safety Fire Authority Fire Safety Review (PDF, 97KB)
30/01/2019
Committee: 3rd sitting (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords
30/01/2019
Committee: 3rd sitting (Hansard): House of Lords
30/01/2019
Committee: 3rd sitting (Hansard - continued): House of Lords
29/01/2019
Will write letters
Letter from Baroness Fairhead to Lord Purvis of Tweed and others regarding state aid and the devolved administrations, as discussed during the Committee (PDF, 103KB)
29/01/2019
Will write letters
Letter from Baroness Fairhead to Baroness Kramer and others regarding whether the continuity agreements which the UK is transitioning will include investment provisions, as discussed during the Committee stage (PDF, 126KB)
29/01/2019
Will write letters
Letter from Baroness Fairhead to Baroness Neville-Rolfe and others regarding simplifying procurement rules to encourage bids from small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) (PDF, 109KB)
28/01/2019
Amendment papers
HL Bill 127-III Third marshalled list for Committee (PDF)
28/01/2019
Will write letters
Letter from Baroness Fairhead to Lord Purvis and Lord Stevenson regarding a new bilateral arrangement with Singapore that would ensure continuity for the effects of the EU-Singapore FTA after Brexit (PDF, 80KB)
28/01/2019
Will write letters
Letter from Baroness Fairhead to Lord Purvis and others regarding the continuity of existing EU free trade agreements (PDF, 110KB)
28/01/2019
Will write letters
Letter from Baroness Fairhead to Lord Stevenson and others regarding the Government's intention to establish an inter-governmental Ministerial forum on future international trade agreements with the devolved administrations (PDF, 85KB)
28/01/2019
Will write letters
Letter Baroness Fairhead to Lord Grantchester and others regarding the protection of Geographical Indications (GIs) after Brexit (PDF, 91KB)
28/01/2019
Will write letters
Letter from Baroness Fairhead to Lord Grantchester and others regarding the definition of "significant differences", as discussed at Committee stage (PDF, 83KB)
23/01/2019
Committee: 2nd sitting (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords
23/01/2019
Committee: 2nd sitting (Hansard): House of Lords
23/01/2019
Committee: 2nd sitting (Hansard - continued): House of Lords
23/01/2019
Amendment papers
HL Bill 127-II(Rev)(a) Amendment for Committee, supplementary to the revised second marshalled list (PDF)
23/01/2019
Will write letters
Letter dated 23/01/2019 from Baroness Fairhead to Baroness Kramer regarding the Office for Environmental Protection. (PDF, 101KB)
23/01/2019
Will write letters
Letter dated 23/01/2019 from Baroness Fairhead to Baroness McIntosh of Pickering regarding the Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed (RASFF)as raised during the committee stage of the Trade Bill (PDF, 105KB)
22/01/2019
Amendment papers
HL Bill 127-II(Rev) Revised second marshalled list for Committee (PDF)
21/01/2019
Committee: 1st sitting (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords
21/01/2019
Committee: 1st sitting (Hansarad): House of Lords
21/01/2019
Amendment papers
HL Bill 127-II Second marshalled list for Committee (PDF)
18/01/2019
Amendment papers
HL Bill 127-I(a) Amendment for Committee, supplementary to the marshalled list (PDF)
17/01/2019
Amendment papers
HL Bill 127-I Marshalled list for Committee (PDF)
16/01/2019
Amendment papers
HL Bill 127(v) Amendments for Committee (PDF)
15/01/2019
Amendment papers
HL Bill 127(u) Amendments for Committee (PDF)
11/01/2019
Amendment papers
HL Bill 127(t) Amendment for Committee (PDF)
18/12/2018
Amendment papers
HL Bill 127(s) Amendments for Committee (PDF)
13/12/2018
Amendment papers
HL Bill 127(r) Amendments for Committee (PDF)
12/12/2018
Amendment papers
HL Bill 127(q) Amendments for Committee (PDF)
11/12/2018
Amendment papers
HL Bill 127(p) Amendments for Committee (PDF)
10/12/2018
Amendment papers
HL Bill 127(o) Amendments for Committee (PDF)
06/12/2018
Amendment papers
HL Bill 127(n) Amendment for Committee (PDF)
29/11/2018
Amendment papers
HL Bill 127(m) Amendment for Committee (PDF)
22/11/2018
Amendment papers
HL Bill 127(l) Amendments for Committee (PDF)
19/11/2018
Amendment papers
HL Bill 127(k) Amendments for Committee (PDF)
06/11/2018
Amendment papers
HL Bill 127(j) Amendments for Committee (PDF)
02/11/2018
Amendment papers
HL Bill 127(i) Amendment for Committee (PDF)
01/11/2018
Amendment papers
HL Bill 127(h) Amendments for Committee (PDF)
31/10/2018
Amendment papers
HL Bill 127(g) Amendments for Committee (PDF)
29/10/2018
Amendment papers
HL Bill 127(f) Amendments for Committee (PDF)
26/10/2018
Amendment papers
HL Bill 127(e) Amendments for Committee (PDF)
11/10/2018
Amendment papers
HL Bill 127(d) Amendment for Committee (PDF)
10/10/2018
Amendment papers
HL Bill 127(c) Amendment for Committee (PDF)
18/09/2018
Will write letters
Letter dated 18/09/2018 from Baroness Fairhead to Lord Adonis regarding points raised during the second reading debate on the Trade Bill: the backstop and the border between Northern Ireland and Ireland. (PDF, 89KB)
13/09/2018
Amendment papers
HL Bill 127(b) Amendments for Committee (PDF)
13/09/2018
Will write letters
Letter dated 13/09/2018 from Baroness Fairhead to Lord Kakkar regarding the Government's position on the Clinical Trials Regulations as discussed during the Second Reading of the Trade Bill. (PDF, 65KB)
13/09/2018
Will write letters
Letter dated 13/09/2018 from Baroness Fairhead to Lord Purvis of Tweed and Lord Stevenson of Balmacara regarding issues raised during the Second Reading of the Trade Bill. (PDF, 258KB)
12/09/2018
Amendment papers
HL Bill 127(a) Amendments for Committee (PDF)
11/09/2018
2nd reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords
11/09/2018
2nd reading (Hansard): House of Lords
31/08/2018
Library Notes
Trade Bill: Briefing for Lords Stages
19/07/2018
Delegated Powers Memoranda
Trade Bill: Delegated Powers Memorandum (PDF, 541KB)
18/07/2018
1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords
18/07/2018
1st reading (Hansard): House of Lords
18/07/2018
Bills
HL Bill 127 (as introduced)
18/07/2018
Explanatory Notes
HL Bill 127 Explanatory Notes
18/07/2018
Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons
Report Stage Proceedings as at 17 July 2018
17/07/2018
3rd reading: House of Commons
17/07/2018
Report stage: House of Commons
17/07/2018
Amendment papers
Consideration of Bill Amendments as at 17 July 2018
17/07/2018
Selection of amendments: Commons
Consideration on Report (PDF, 463KB)
16/07/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 13 July 2018
13/07/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 12 July 2018
12/07/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 11 July 2018
11/07/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 10 July 2018
10/07/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 9 July 2018
06/07/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 5 July 2018
05/07/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 4 July 2018
04/07/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 3 July 2018
03/07/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 2 July 2018
28/06/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 27 June 2018
27/06/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 26 June 2018
26/06/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 25 June 2018
22/06/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 21 June 2018
21/06/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 20 June 2018
20/06/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 19 June 2018
08/06/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 7 June 2018
07/06/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 6 June 2018
06/06/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 5 June 2018
22/05/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 21 May 2018
17/05/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 16 May 2018
11/05/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 10 May 2018
04/05/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 3 May 2018
01/05/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 30 April 2018
30/04/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 27 April 2018
24/04/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 23 April 2018
13/04/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 12 April 2018
03/04/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 29 March 2018
28/03/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 27 March 2018
15/03/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 14 March 2018
14/03/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 13 March 2018
13/03/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 12 March 2018
09/03/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 8 March 2018
08/03/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 7 March 2018
07/03/2018
Briefing papers
Briefing Paper on the Bill
07/03/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 6 March 2018
06/03/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 5 March 2018
05/03/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 2 March 2018
02/03/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 1 March 2018
01/03/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 28 February 2018
28/02/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 27 February 2018
27/02/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 26 February 2018
26/02/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 23 February 2018
23/02/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 22 February 2018
22/02/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 21 February 2018
09/02/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 8 February 2018
08/02/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 7 February 2018
07/02/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 6 February 2018
06/02/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 5 February 2018
05/02/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 2 February 2018
02/02/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 1 February 2018
02/02/2018
Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons
All proceedings up to 1 February 2018 at Committee Stage
02/02/2018
Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 1 February 2018
01/02/2018
Committee Debate: 8th sitting: House of Commons
01/02/2018
Written evidence
Written Evidence: Unlock Democracy (TB28)
01/02/2018
Written evidence
Written Evidence: 38 Degrees (TB29)
01/02/2018
Written evidence
Written Evidence: International Chamber of Commerce United Kingdom (supplementary to oral evidence) (TB30) (PDF, 473KB)
01/02/2018
Written evidence
Written Evidence: Africa APPG, together with the Royal African Society (TB31)
01/02/2018
Written evidence
Written Evidence: TheCityUK (TB32)
01/02/2018
Written evidence
Written Evidence: Trade Justice Dundee (TB33)
01/02/2018
Amendment papers
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 1 February 2018
01/02/2018
Selection of amendments: Commons
Consideration in Committee: Selection 3 (PDF, 175KB)
31/01/2018
Written evidence
Written Evidence: Tom Reynolds, British Ceramic Confederation (Supplementary to oral evidence) (TB15)
31/01/2018
Written evidence
Written Evidence: Dr Angela Polkey (TB16) (PDF, 494KB)
31/01/2018
Written evidence
Written Evidence: Amnesty International UK (TB17) (PDF, 780KB)
31/01/2018
Written evidence
Written Evidence: James Dippie (TB18) (PDF, 205KB)
31/01/2018
Written evidence
Written Evidence: BioIndustry Association (BIA) and the Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry (ABPI) (TB19) (PDF, 443KB)
31/01/2018
Written evidence
Written Evidence: Scotch Whisky Association (Supplementary to oral evidence) (TB20) (PDF, 279KB)
31/01/2018
Written evidence
Written Evidence: British Sugar (TB21)
31/01/2018
Written evidence
Written Evidence: Leslie and Patricia Mackay (TB22)
31/01/2018
Written evidence
Written Evidence: Tracy Roche (TB23)
31/01/2018
Written evidence
Written Evidence: Dr. Holger Hestermeyer (Supplementary to oral evidence) (TB24)
31/01/2018
Written evidence
Written Evidence: Which? (supplementary to oral evidence) (TB25)
31/01/2018
Written evidence
Written Evidence: Sustain: the alliance for better food and farming (TB26) (PDF, 596KB)
31/01/2018
Written evidence
Written Evidence: Gordon MacIntyre-Kemp, CEO, Business for Scotland (supplementary to oral evidence) (TB27) (PDF, 98KB)
31/01/2018
Will write letters
Letter dated 31/01/2018 from Tobias Ellwood MP to Douglas Chapman MP: whether any redundancies made by contractors as a result of Project HESTIA have been funded by the MOD. (PDF, 112KB)
31/01/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 30 January 2018
31/01/2018
Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 30 January 2018
30/01/2018
Committee Debates: compilation pdf of sittings so far: House of Commons
30/01/2018
Committee Debate: 7th sitting: House of Commons
30/01/2018
Committee Debate: 6th sitting: House of Commons
30/01/2018
Committee Debate: 5th sitting: House of Commons
30/01/2018
Amendment papers
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 30 January 2018
29/01/2018
Selection of amendments: Commons
Consideration in Committee: Selection 2 (PDF, 181KB)
26/01/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 25 January 2018
26/01/2018
Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 25 January 2018
25/01/2018
Committee Debate: 4th sitting: House of Commons
25/01/2018
Committee Debate: 3rd sitting: House of Commons
25/01/2018
Written evidence
Written Evidence: St Andrews TTIP Action Group (TB11) (PDF, 861KB)
25/01/2018
Written evidence
Written Evidence: Trade Justice Scotland coalition (TB12) (PDF, 756KB)
25/01/2018
Written evidence
Written Evidence: Liberty (TB13) (PDF, 354KB)
25/01/2018
Written evidence
Written Evidence: Professor Alan Winters, Professor of Economics and Director of the UK Trade Policy Observatory, University of Essex (TB14)
25/01/2018
Amendment papers
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 25 January 2018
24/01/2018
Written evidence
Written Evidence: Peter D Blackburn (TB01) (PDF, 452KB)
24/01/2018
Written evidence
Written Evidence: ABI (TB02) (PDF, 268KB)
24/01/2018
Written evidence
Written Evidence: Dr Kamala Dawar (TB03) (PDF, 346KB)
24/01/2018
Written evidence
Written Evidence: Fairtrade Foundation (TB04) (PDF, 518KB)
24/01/2018
Written evidence
Written Evidence: Trade Justice Movement (TB05) (PDF, 127KB)
24/01/2018
Written evidence
Written Evidence: Global Justice Now (TB06) (PDF, 143KB)
24/01/2018
Written evidence
Written Evidence: RSPCA (TB07) (PDF, 141KB)
24/01/2018
Written evidence
Written Evidence: Nick Ashton-Hart (TB08) (PDF, 98KB)
24/01/2018
Written evidence
Written Evidence: Traidcraft (TB09) (PDF, 587KB)
24/01/2018
Written evidence
Written Evidence: British Retail Consortium (TB10) (PDF, 521KB)
24/01/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 23 January 2018
24/01/2018
Selection of amendments: Commons
Consideration in Committee: Selection 1 (PDF, 181KB)
23/01/2018
Committee Debate: 2nd sitting: House of Commons
23/01/2018
Committee Debate: 1st sitting: House of Commons
23/01/2018
Amendment papers
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 23 January 2018
23/01/2018
Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 23 January 2018
22/01/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 19 January 2018
22/01/2018
Press notices
Schedule of meetings (PDF, 396KB)
18/01/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 17 January 2018
10/01/2018
Press notices
Have your say on the Trade Bill
10/01/2018
Amendment papers
Notices of Amendments as at 9 January 2018
09/01/2018
2nd reading: House of Commons
09/01/2018
Programme motion: House of Commons
09/01/2018
Money resolution: House of Commons
09/11/2017
Impact Assessments
Trade Bill (Existing international trade (and other related) agreements) (PDF, 380KB)
07/11/2017
1st reading: House of Commons
07/11/2017
Bills
Bill 122 2017-19, as introduced
07/11/2017
Explanatory Notes
Bill 122 EN 2017-19
07/11/2017
Delegated Powers Memoranda
Delegated Powers Memorandum - 7 November 2017 (PDF, 325KB)