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Disability Employment (Gap) Bill [HL] 2016-17

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords)
Sponsor:
Lord Wigley

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

Next event

  • 1st reading: House of Lords 1st reading: House of Lords (no debate) | Date to be announced

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Lords HL Bill 50 (as introduced) | PDF version, 66KB 14.06.2016

Latest news on the Disability Employment (Gap) Bill [HL] 2016-17

First reading took place on 14 June. This stage is a formality that signals the start of the Bill's journey through the Lords.

Second reading - the general debate on all aspects of the Bill - is yet to be scheduled.

The 2016-2017 session of Parliament has prorogued and this Bill will make no further progress.

Summary of the Disability Employment (Gap) Bill [HL] 2016-17

A Bill to require the Secretary of State to introduce proposals to halve the disability employment gap; and for connected purposes.

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