On 14 May 2008 the Government published the Draft Legislative Programme 2008-09. A public consultation on the programme concluded on 6 August 2008. Thank you to everyone who took part in the public consultation either by completing the consultation questionnaire, commenting on an individual bill or suggesting new bills. The Government will now be considering the responses recieved during the consultation and will publish a summary of responses in the Autumn, ahead of the Queen's Speech, which will take place on 3 December 2008. From the links below you can still find information about what was contained in the Draft Legislative Programme 2008-09
Download the Draft Legislative Programme (pdf) and a correction paper Cm7411.
The proposed 18 bills and other non-legislative actions are organised into 4 themes that reflect the direction of the Government. These are: