Savings Accounts and Health in Pregnancy Grant Act 2010
Progress of the Bill
Bill started in the House of Commons
- House of Commons
- House of Lords
- Royal Assent
- Royal Assent 16 December, 2010 | 16.12.2010
Act of Parliament
|Savings Accounts and Health in Pregnancy Act 2010 c.36||23.12.2010|
Latest news on the Savings Accounts and Health in Pregnancy Grant Act 2010
Following agreement by both Houses on the text of the Bill it received Royal Assent on 16 December. The Bill is now an Act of Parliament (law).
This Bill is known as a "Money Bill". The House of Lords cannot amend Money Bills so committee stage, report stage and third reading are just formalities.
Summary of the Savings Accounts and Health in Pregnancy Grant Act 2010
This Bill gives effect to decisions made as part of the initial review of public expenditure undertaken soon after the 2010 General Election.
Three schemes introduced by the previous Labour Government – the Child Trust Fund; the Saving Gateway; and the Health in Pregnancy Grant – are deemed to be unaffordable by the Coalition Government and will be brought to a close by the provisions of the Bill.
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