Rates (Amendment) Bill

Bill Number: Bill 75/11-16

Bill Type: Executive

Bill Sponsor: Department of Finance and Personnel

The Rates (Amendment) Bill is:

A Bill to amend the Rates (Northern Ireland) Order 1977 to enable regulations to be made permitting an increase in the level of reduction in the normal rate to 100% for certain hereditaments used for prescribed recreation; to provide that certain hereditaments are not to be treated for the purposes of the Order as occupied by reason only of them containing certain window displays; and for connected purposes.

                                                      Stages of a Bill

Bill Stage Date Completed / Status All Associated documents and links
First Stage 11 January 2016

Bill as Introduced (PDF) (HTM)
Explanatory and Financial Memorandum (PDF) (HTM)


Official Report - 11 January 2016

Second Stage 19 January 2016 Official Report - 19 January 2016
Committee Stage   N/A
Consideration Stage  25 January 2016

Notice of Amendments - 19 January 2016

Marshalled List of Amendments - 21 January 2016

Grouping List of Amendments - 21 January 2016

Official Report - 25 January 2016


Further Consideration Stage 1 February 2016

Notice of Amendments - 27 January 2016

Grouping List of Amendments - 27 January 2016

Annotated Marshalled List of Amendments - 1 February 2016

Bill - As Amended at Further Consideration Stage (PDF)(HTM)

Explanatory and Financial Memorandum - As Amended at Further Consideration Stage (PDF)(HTM)

Official Report - 1 February 2016

Final Stage 2 February 2016 Official Report - 2 February 2016 
Royal Assent 11 March 2016  Rates (Amendment) Act 

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