Co-operative and Community Benefit Societies (Environmentally Sustainable Investment) Bill

Part of Bills Presented – in the House of Commons at 12:32 pm on 5 February 2020.

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Presentation and First Reading (Standing Order No. 57)

Anna McMorrin, supported by Jim McMahon, Preet Kaur Gill, Gareth Thomas, Alex Sobel, Rosie Duffield, James Gray, Philip Dunne, Kevin Hollinrake, Alex Chalk, Caroline Lucas and Ben Lake, presented a Bill to enable co-operative and community benefit societies to raise external share capital for the purpose of making environmentally sustainable investment; to make associated provisions about restricting conversion to company status and the distribution of capital on winding-up; and for connected purposes.

Bill read the First time; to be read a Second time on Friday 27 March, and to be printed (Bill 12).