Non-Domestic Rating (Nursery Grounds) Bill: Commons second reading

05 June 2018

MPs debated the second reading of the Non-Domestic Rating (Nursery Grounds) Bill in the House of Commons on Tuesday 5 June 2018.

Second reading

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, Rishi Sunak, opened the debate. Shadow Devolution Minister Jim McMahon responded on behalf of the Opposition.

The bill passed second reading without a division.

The Non-Domestic Rating (Nursery Grounds) Bill 2017-19

Summary of the Bill

The purpose of the bill is to provide that buildings which are, or form part of, a nursery ground are exempt from non-domestic rates if they are used solely in connection with agricultural operations at the nursery ground.

Keep up to date with all the proceedings and documentation, including amendment papers, on the Non-Domestic Rating (Nursery Grounds) Bill and find out how a bill becomes an act of Parliament.

House of Commons Library analysis

The House of Commons Library produces briefing papers to inform MPs and their staff of key issues. The papers contain factual information and a range of opinions on each subject, and aim to be politically impartial.

The Library has published a briefing paper for second reading.

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