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Education and Adoption Act 2016

Type of Bill:
Government Bill
Sponsors:
Nicky Morgan
Department for Education
Lord Nash
Department for Education

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

Act of Parliament

House Act Date
Commons Education and Adoption Act 2016 c.6 22.03.2016

Latest news on the Education and Adoption Act 2016

Following agreement by both Houses on the text of the Bill it received Royal Assent on 16 March.

The Bill is now an Act of Parliament (law).

Summary of the Education and Adoption Act 2016

A Bill to make provision about schools in England that are causing concern, including provision about their conversion into Academies and about intervention powers; and to make provision about joint arrangements for carrying out local authority adoption functions in England.

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