Referendums (Local Authority Governance) Bill (HL Bill 30)




Allow local authorities which have opted for a mayor and cabinet executive in
a referendum to hold further referendums under Part 1A of the Local
Government Act 2000.

Be it enacted by the Queen’s most Excellent Majesty, by and with the advice and
consent of the Lords Spiritual and Temporal, and Commons, in this present
Parliament assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:—

1 Amendment to the Local Government Act 2000

In the Local Government Act 2000, omit section 9NA (effect of section 9N

2 Extent, commencement and short title

(1) 5This Act extends to England and Wales only.

(2) This Act comes into force on the day on which it is passed.

(3) This Act may be cited as the Referendums (Local Authority Governance) Act