Data and Statistics Bill

About this bill

This bill repeals the Statistics Act 1975 and is informed by a review of statistics legislation and public consultation on high-level proposals for new data and statistics legislation.

Current status

Royal Assent given 08 August 2022.
Enacted as the Data and Statistics Act 2022 (2022/39)

Member of Parliament responsible
Bill type

Government bill

All data
Bill type Government bill
Parliament 53
Ref 81-3
Introduced 11 October 2021
First reading 9 November 2021
Select Committee Governance and Administration Committee
Public submissions due 22 December 2021
Select Committee report back 9 May 2022
Second reading 17 May 2022
Committee of the whole House 27 July 2022
Third reading 2 August 2022
Royal Assent 8 August 2022
Enacted as Data and Statistics Act 2022 (2022/39)
Divided No

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