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Northern Ireland (Welfare Reform) Act 2015

Type of Bill:
Government Bill
Sponsors:
Mrs Theresa Villiers
Northern Ireland Office
Lord Dunlop
Northern Ireland Office

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 Northern Ireland (Welfare Reform) Act 2015 c.34 25.11.2015

Latest news on the Northern Ireland (Welfare Reform) Act 2015

Following agreement by both Houses on the text of the Bill it received Royal Assent on 25 November.

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

 

Summary of the Northern Ireland (Welfare Reform) Act 2015

To make provision in connection with social security and child support maintenance in Northern Ireland; to make provision in connection with arrangements under section 1 of the Employment and Training Act (Northern Ireland) 1950; and for connected purposes.

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