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
- 2nd reading: House of Commons | 24.02.2017
- 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 is expected to have its second reading debate on Friday 24 February 2017.
This Bill was presented to Parliament on Wednesday 29 October 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. These are often not printed until close to the second reading debate. If the text is not yet available here and you wish to know more about this bill please contact its sponsor, Kelly Tolhurst.
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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