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Child Poverty in the UK (Target for Reduction) Bill 2016-17

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Ballot Bill)
Sponsor:
Dan Jarvis

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

Next event

  • 2nd reading: House of Commons 2nd reading: House of Commons | 24.03.2017

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons Bill 25 2016-17 (as introduced) | PDF version, 103KB 27.01.2017

Latest news on the Child Poverty in the UK (Target for Reduction) Bill 2016-17

This Bill started its second reading debate on Friday 3 February 2017 but was adjourned with debate to be resumed on Friday 24 February 2017.

This Bill was presented to Parliament on Wednesday 29 June 2016. This is known as the first reading and there was no debate on the Bill at this stage.

This Bill is a Private Member’s Bill. If you wish to know more about this bill please contact its sponsor, Dan Jarvis.

Summary of the Child Poverty in the UK (Target for Reduction) Bill 2016-17

A Bill to establish a target for the reduction of child poverty in the United Kingdom; to make provision about reporting against such a target; and for connected purposes.

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