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International Development (Official Development Assistance Target) Act 2015

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Ballot Bill)
Sponsors:
Michael Moore
Lord Purvis of Tweed

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

Last event

Act of Parliament

House Act Date
Commons International Development (Official Development Assistance Target) Act 2015 c.12 30.03.2015

Latest news on the International Development (Official Development Assistance Target) Act 2015

Following agreement by both Houses on the text of the Bill, it received Royal Assent on 26 March. The Bill is now an Act of Parliament (law).

Summary of the International Development (Official Development Assistance Target) Act 2015

The Bill would

  • put into legislation the target of spending at least 0.7% of national income on aid
  • require that the Secretary of State makes arrangements for the independent evaluation of aid spending.

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