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Bill documents — Education and Adoption Act 2016

Act of Parliament

Full text of the Act of Parliament as passed by Parliament (this is the Act in its original state. The Act may have been amended by another Act and any such amendments are not shown in this version).

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

Bills

Full text of the Bill as introduced and further versions of the Bill as it is reprinted to incorporate amendments (proposals for change) made during its passage through Parliament.

House Bill Date
Commons Bill 129 2015-16, Lords Amendments to the Bill | PDF version, 111KB 09.02.2016
Lords HL Bill 084 2015-16, as amended on Report | PDF version, 151KB 17.12.2015
Lords HL Bill 64 2015-16, as brought from the Commons | PDF version, 98KB 16.09.2015
Commons Bill 4 2015-16 (as introduced) | PDF version, 110KB 03.06.2015

Explanatory Notes

Documents to explain the purpose of the Bill.

House Explanatory Notes Date
Commons Bill 129-EN 2015-16 | PDF version, 277KB 09.02.2016
Lords HL Bill 64-EN 2015-16 | PDF version, 238KB 16.09.2015
Commons Bill 4 EN 2015-16 | PDF version, 289KB 03.06.2015

Amendment papers

Full list of amendment papers relating to the Bill. Individual amendment papers will be replaced with consolidated lists before the amendments are discussed.

House Amendment Paper Date
Commons Commons Consideration of Lords Amendments as at 23 February 2016 | PDF version, 119KB 23.02.2016
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 19 February 2016 | PDF version, 112KB 22.02.2016
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 18 February 2016 | PDF version, 111KB 19.02.2016
Lords Marshalled list of amendments to be moved on Third Reading (PDF, 60KB) 05.02.2016
Lords Amendment to be moved on Third Reading (PDF, 51KB) 02.02.2016
Lords Amendments to be moved on Third Reading (PDF, 46KB) 27.01.2016
Lords Amendment to be moved on Third Reading (PDF, 53KB) 14.01.2016
Lords Second Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report | PDF version, 198KB 14.12.2015
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report [Supplementary to the Marshalled List] | PDF version, 134KB 10.12.2015
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report [Supplementary to the Marshalled List] | PDF version, 167KB 09.12.2015
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report [Supplementary to the Marshalled List] | PDF version, 136KB 07.12.2015
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report [Supplementary to the Marshalled List] | PDF version, 154KB 02.12.2015
Lords Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report | PDF version, 167KB 27.11.2015
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report | PDF version, 138KB 26.11.2015
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report | PDF version, 148KB 25.11.2015
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report | PDF version, 147KB 24.11.2015
Lords Amendments to be moved on Report | PDF version, 139KB 18.11.2015
Lords Third Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee | PDF version, 172KB 13.11.2015
Lords Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee [Supplementary to the Second Marshalled List] | PDF version, 155KB 12.11.2015
Lords Amendment to be moved in Grand Committee [Supplementary to the Second Marshalled List] | PDF version, 150KB 11.11.2015
Lords Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee [Supplementary to the Second Marshalled List] | PDF version, 156KB 09.11.2015
Lords Second Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee | PDF version, 194KB 06.11.2015
Lords Amendment to be moved in Grand Committee [Supplementary to the Marshalled List] | PDF version, 154KB 04.11.2015
Lords Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee | PDF version, 215KB 03.11.2015
Lords Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee | PDF version, 134KB 02.11.2015
Lords Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee | PDF version, 138KB 29.10.2015
Lords Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee | PDF version, 150KB 28.10.2015
Lords Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee | PDF version, 162KB 23.10.2015
Lords Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee | PDF version, 133KB 22.10.2015
Lords Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee | PDF version, 175KB 21.10.2015
Commons Consideration of Bill Amendments as at 16 September 2015 | PDF version, 177KB 16.09.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 11 September 2015 | PDF version, 169KB 11.09.2015
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 14 July 2015 | PDF version, 159KB 14.07.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 9 July 2015 | PDF version, 159KB 10.07.2015
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 9 July 2015 | PDF version, 183KB 09.07.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 7 July 2015 | PDF version, 182KB 08.07.2015
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 7 July 2015 | PDF version, 197KB 07.07.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 3 July 2015 | PDF version, 167KB 06.07.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 2 July 2015 | PDF version, 167KB 03.07.2015
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 2 July 2015 | PDF version, 164KB 02.07.2015
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 30 June 2015 | PDF version, 154KB 01.07.2015
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 30 June 2015 | PDF version, 160KB 30.06.2015

Selection of amendments: Commons

In the House of Commons, amendments are grouped together so that amendments relating to a particular topic or issue are discussed together.

House Selection of amendments: Commons Date
Commons Consideration of Lords Amendments (PDF, 333KB) 22.02.2016
Commons Consideration on Report: Day 1 (PDF, 329KB) 16.09.2015
Commons Consideration in Committee: Selection 4 (PDF, 67KB) 13.07.2015
Commons Consideration in Committee: Selection 3 (PDF, 67KB) 08.07.2015
Commons Consideration in Committee: Selection 2 (PDF, 65KB) 06.07.2015
Commons Consideration in Committee: Selection 1 (PDF) 02.07.2015

Committee and report stage proceedings

Details of the Committee and report stage proceedings in the House of Commons. The documents contain the text of amendments considered at each sitting and show whether it was agreed to, negatived (not agreed), not called, not moved or withdrawn.

House Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons Date
Commons Report Stage Proceedings as at 16 September 2015 | PDF version, 158KB 17.09.2015
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 14 July 2015 | PDF version, 124KB 15.07.2015
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 9 July 2015 | PDF version, 114KB 10.07.2015
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 7 July 2015 | PDF version, 105KB 08.07.2015
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 2 July 2015 | PDF version, 108KB 03.07.2015
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 30 June 2015 | PDF version, 108KB 01.07.2015

Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons

Details of the Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings in the House of Commons. The documents contain the text of amendments considered at each sitting and show whether it was agreed to, negatived (not agreed), not called, not moved or withdrawn.

House Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons Date
Commons Proceedings on consideration of Lords Amendments as at 23 February 2016 | PDF version, 99KB 24.02.2016

Briefing papers

House of Commons Library and House of Lords Library briefing papers aim to be politically impartial, containing factual information as well as a range of opinions on each subject. Briefing papers on Bills are produced before Second Reading and, in the Commons, after Committee Stage.

House Briefing papers Date
Commons Updated Commons Library Briefing on the Bill 17.06.2015

Press notices

Archive of press notices related to the Bill.

House Press notices Date
Commons Programme of witnesses Education and Adoption Bill Committee (PDF, 81KB) 30.06.2015
Commons Have Your Say on the Education and Adoption Bill 25.06.2015

Library Notes

House of Lords Library Notes aim to be politically impartial and are compiled for Members of Parliament and their staff.

House Library Notes Date
Lords House of Lords Library Note (OCTET-STREAM, 291KB) 20.01.2016
Lords Education and Adoption Bill (HL Bill 64 of 2015-16) 15.10.2015

Written evidence

Written submissions from outside bodies and individuals are circulated to MPs appointed to examine the Bill during committee stage in a Public Bill Committee. The following written submissions were sent to this committee.

House Written evidence Date
Commons Written Evidence: Consolidated Evidence (PDF, 1020KB) 16.07.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Independent Adoption Panel Chairs EAB30 15.07.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Richard Harris EAB31 15.07.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Parents Want a Say EAB32 (PDF) 15.07.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Coram EAB33 15.07.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Local Schools Network EAB34 (PDF) 15.07.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Stockport Education Partnership Board EAB35 15.07.2015
Commons Written Evidence: UNISON EAB22 14.07.2015
Commons Written Evidence: NASUWT EAB23 14.07.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Local Government Association 14.07.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Peterborough Diocese Board of Education EAB25 14.07.2015
Commons Written Evidence: National Governors' Association EAB26 14.07.2015
Commons Written Evidence: St Helens Council EAB27 14.07.2015
Commons Written Evidence: National Union of Teachers EAB28 14.07.2015
Commons Written Evidence: David McNaught EAB29 14.07.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Southwark Diocesan Board of Education EAB18 09.07.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Professor Stephen Gorard EAB19 09.07.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Kent Schools Hope EAB20 09.07.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Group of Church of England diocesan boards of education EAB21 09.07.2015
Commons Written Evidence: PTA UK EAB09 07.07.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Janet Downs EAB10 07.07.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Christopher Curtis EAB11 07.07.2015
Commons Written Evidence: National Secular Society EAB12 07.07.2015
Commons Written Evidence: London Diocesan Board for Schools EAB13 07.07.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Association of Teachers and Lecturers EAB14 07.07.2015
Commons Written Evidence :Bill Griffiths EAB15 07.07.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Pete Bentley EAB16 07.07.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Adoption UK EAB17 07.07.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Catholic Education Service EAB05 02.07.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Bishop of Ely, Chair of the National Society Council and Lead Bishop on Education in the House of Lords. EAB06 02.07.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Professor Becky Francis EAB07 02.07.2015
Commons Written Evidence: British Humanist Association EAB08 02.07.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Dr Rebecca Allen, Director, Education Datalab EAB 01 30.06.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Link Maker Systems EAB 02 30.06.2015
Commons Written Evidence: NSPCC EAB 03 30.06.2015
Commons Written Evidence: Acorn Care and Education EAB 04 30.06.2015

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