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  • Capacity Bill 2022

    ​A BILL to make provision relating to the property, financial affairs and health and welfare of persons who lack capacity and for establishing the principles to be applied for such purposes, for lasting powers of attorney, and for connected purposes.

    House of Keys

    First Reading: 03 May 2022 

    Open Bill

    Open Explanatory Notes

  • Income Tax Bill 2022

    ​A BILL to confirm the Income Tax (Substance Requirements) Order 2021; to amend the Income Tax Act 1970; and for connected purposes.

    House of Keys

    First Reading: 08 Feb 2022; Second Reading: 22 Feb 2022; Clauses: 08 Feb 2022 (amended Clauses: 2, 3, 9); Third Reading: 22 Mar 2022

    Mr Ashford

    Legislative Council

    Principles Stage: 29 Mar 2022; Clauses: 03 May 2022

    Mr Henderson

    Open Bill

    ​Open Bill as amended by Keys

    Open Explanatory Notes

  • Local Government (Amendment) Bill 2021

    ​A BILL to amend the law relating to local government, in relation to local authority district boundaries, the establishment of joint boards, standards of conduct of local authorities and their members and officers, the status of joint committees, byelaws and the standardisation of such provisions; to insert provisions regarding the disposal of open spaces into the Local Government (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1984; to add the circumstances in which the Public Sector Pensions Authority provides assistance under the Public Sector Pensions Act 2011; to add provision for remote attendance at local authority meetings to the Elections (Keys and Local Authorities) Act 2020; to amend the Elections and Meetings (Local Authorities) Act 2021; to repeal the Douglas Market Act 1956 and references to it in other enactments; and for connected purposes.

    House of Keys

    First Reading; 11.05.2021; Second Reading;25.05: Clauses: 22.06; Third Reading: 22.06

    (Mr Baker)

    Open Bill

    Open Explanatory Notes

  • Manx Care (Amendment) Bill 2022

    ​A BILL to amend the Manx Care Act 2021 so as to enable the Department of Health and Social Care to make updated provision in respect of complaints in respect of services provided and functions performed under the National Health Service Act 2001, the Social Services Act 2011 and the Children and Young Persons Act 2001.

    House of Keys

    First Reading: 03 May 2022; Second Reading: 03 May 2022; Clauses: 03 May 2022; Third Reading: 03 May 2022

    Mr Hooper

    Open Bill

    Open Explanatory Notes

  • Private Members' Bills - Leave to Introduce granted

    ​(HoK SO 4.4(2): Where the House resolves to grant a Member leave to introduce a Bill, the leave to introduce shall lapse at the end of the Session following the one in which the leave was granted.)

  • Private Members' Bills - Leave to Introduce refused

Key to abbreviations -

1R = First Reading
2R = Second Reading
Clauses = Clauses considered
*Cl. Denotes Clause where successful amendment moved
Rpt = Report considered
3R = Third Reading
Sch. = Schedule
RA = Royal Assent announced
Prosp. = not yet in force
ADO = Appointed Day Order
wef = with effect from
*text* or *text*= agreed amendment

05/05/2022 12:15