Benefit Claimants Sanctions (Required Assessment) Bill 2016-17
Progress of the Bill
Bill started in the House of Commons
- House of Commons
- House of Lords
- Royal Assent
|Bill 11 2016-17 (as introduced) | PDF version, 91KB||29.11.2016|
Latest news on the Benefit Claimants Sanctions (Required Assessment) Bill 2016-17
This Bill has been withdrawn and will not progress any further.
The Bill had its first reading on 29 June 2916 through the Ballot procedure. The second reading debate was adjourned on Friday 2 December 2016 and was expected to resume its second reading debate on Friday 24 February 2017 but was withdrawn.
If you require any further information about the Bill then please contact the sponsoring Member, Mhairi Black.
Summary of the Benefit Claimants Sanctions (Required Assessment) Bill 2016-17A Bill to require assessment of a benefit claimant’s circumstances before the implementation of sanctions; and for connected purposes.
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