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Feeding Products for Babies and Children (Advertising and Promotion) Bill 2016-17

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (under the Ten Minute Rule)
Sponsor:
Alison Thewliss

Progress of the Bill

Bill started in the House of Commons

  1. House of Commons
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  2. House of Lords
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  3. Consideration of Amendments
  4. Royal Assent

Next event

  • 2nd reading: House of Commons 2nd reading: House of Commons | 24.03.2017

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons 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 24 February 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 2016-17

A 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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