Families with Children and Young People in Debt (Respite) Bill 2016-17
Progress of the Bill
Bill started in the House of Commons
- House of Commons
- House of Lords
- Royal Assent
- 1st reading: House of Commons 29 June, 2016 | 29.06.2016
- Read debates on all stages of the Families with Children and Young People in Debt (Respite) Bill 2016-17
|Bill 13 2016-17, as introduced | PDF version, 105KB||07.02.2017|
Latest news on the Families with Children and Young People in Debt (Respite) Bill 2016-17
This Bill was expected to have its second reading debate on Friday 12 May 2017.
However, as a General Election has now been called and Parliament will be dissolved from 3 May 2017, the Bill falls and no further action will be taken.
Summary of the Families with Children and Young People in Debt (Respite) Bill 2016-17A Bill to place a duty on lenders and creditors to provide periods of financial respite for families with children and young people in debt in certain circumstances; to place a duty on public authorities to provide access to related advice, guidance and support in those circumstances; and for connected purposes.
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