Feeding Products for Babies and Children (Advertising and Promotion) 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 16 November, 2016 | 16.11.2016
- 2nd reading: House of Commons | 12.05.2017
- Read debates on all stages of the Feeding Products for Babies and Children (Advertising and Promotion) Bill 2016-17
|Bill 95 2016-17, as introduced | PDF version, 128KB||20.02.2017|
Latest news on the Feeding Products for Babies and Children (Advertising and Promotion) Bill 2016-17
This Bill is expected to have its second reading debate on Friday 12 March 2017.
This Bill was introduced to Parliament on 16 November 2016 under the Ten Minute Rule. This allows an MP to make his or her case for a new bill in a speech lasting up to ten minutes. An opposing speech may also be made before the House decides whether or not the bill should be introduced. If the MP is successful the bill is taken to have had its first reading.
This Bill is a Private Member’s Bill. If you wish to know more about this bill please contact its sponsor, Alison Thewliss.
Summary of the Feeding Products for Babies and Children (Advertising and Promotion) Bill 2016-17A Bill to control the advertising and promotion of feeding products for babies and children; to establish arrangements to set standards for the efficacy of products and to measure claims against those standards; to make provision about penalties for advertisers and promoters who do not meet the standards; and for connected purposes.
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