Haulage Permits and Trailer Registration Bill: Commons Second Reading

14 May 2018

MPs debated the Second Reading of the Haulage Permits and Trailer Registration Bill in the House of Commons on Monday 14 May 2018.

Second Reading

Chris Grayling, Secretary of State for Transport, opened the debate. His opposite number, Shadow Transport Secretary Andy McDonald responded on behalf of the Opposition.

The Bill passed Second Reading without a division and will now be considered by a Public Bill Committee.

The Haulage Permits and Trailer Registration Bill 2017-19

Summary of the Bill

The Bill aims to allow for the introduction of administrative systems for haulage permits and a trailer registration scheme, which may be needed post-Brexit.

Keep up to date with all the proceedings and documentation, including amendment papers, on the Haulage Permits and Trailer Registration 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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