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Adoption (Leave, Pay and Allowance Arrangements) Bill 2010-12

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (under the Ten Minute Rule)
Sponsor:
Valerie Vaz

Progress of the Bill

Bill started in the House of Commons

  1. House of Commons
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  2. House of Lords
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  3. Consideration of Amendments
  4. Royal Assent

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons Bill 212 2010-12 (as introduced) | PDF version, 74KB 19.01.2012

Latest news on the Adoption (Leave, Pay and Allowance Arrangements) Bill 2010-12

The Bill failed to complete its passage through Parliament before the end of the session. This means the Bill will make no further progress.

Summary of the Adoption (Leave, Pay and Allowance Arrangements) Bill 2010-12

A Bill to make provision to equalise leave, pay and allowance arrangements for adoptive parents with those of parents whose children are born to them; to equalise eligibility for adoption leave and pay with that of maternity leave and pay; to equalise the rates of pay for the first six weeks of maternity leave and adoption leave; to equalise the entitlement to allowances for self-employed adopters and self-employed mothers; and for connected purposes

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