Free School Meals (Automatic Registration of Eligible Children) Bill 2015-16
Progress of the Bill
Bill started in the House of Commons
- House of Commons
- House of Lords
- Royal Assent
- 1st reading: House of Commons 15 December, 2015 | 15.12.2015
- Read debates on all stages of the Free School Meals (Automatic Registration of Eligible Children) Bill 2015-16
|Bill 109 2015-16, as introduced | PDF version, 80KB||09.03.2016|
Latest news on the Free School Meals (Automatic Registration of Eligible Children) Bill 2015-16
The 2015-16 session of Parliament has ended and this Bill will make no further progress.
This Bill was introduced to Parliament on 15 December 2015 under the Ten Minute Rule. This allows an MP to make his or her case for a new bill in a speech lasting up to ten minutes. An opposing speech may also be made before the House decides whether or not the bill should be introduced. If the MP is successful the bill is taken to have had its first reading.
Summary of the Free School Meals (Automatic Registration of Eligible Children) Bill 2015-16A Bill to provide local authorities with the duties and powers required to identify and automatically register all children eligible for free school meals; to provide for an opt-out where the family wishes; and for connected purposes.
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