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Children and Social Work Act 2017

Type of Bill:
Government Bill
Sponsors:
Lord Nash
Department for Education
Justine Greening
Department for Education

Progress of the Bill

Bill started in the House of Lords

  1. House of Lords
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  2. House of Commons
    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
Children and Social Work Act 2017 c.16 27.04.2017

Latest news on the Children and Social Work Act 2017

The House of Lords considered and agreed to the Commons amendments on 4 April.

The Bill awaits Royal Assent - the final stage of a Bill's passage through Parliament when the Bill becomes an Act (law)

Summary of the Children and Social Work Act 2017

A Bill to make provision about looked-after children; to make other provision in relation to the welfare of children; and to make provision about the regulation of social workers.

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