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Small and Medium Sized Co-operative Development Bill 2016-17

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (under the Ten Minute Rule)
Sponsor:
Mr Adrian Bailey

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

Latest Bill

This Bill is being prepared for publication.

Latest news on the Small and Medium Sized Co-operative Development Bill 2016-17

This Bill has been dropped by its sponsoring MP and will not progress any further.

This Bill was expected to have its second reading on Friday 3 February 2017. The Bill had its first reading on 8 November 2016 through the 10 Minute Rule procedure.

If you require any further information about the Bill then please contact the sponsoring MP Mr Adrian Bailey.

Summary of the Small and Medium Sized Co-operative Development Bill 2016-17

A bill to remove the requirement for small co-operative societies to appoint lay auditors; to increase the threshold for co-operative societies to disapply the full audit requirement to the same level as PLCs; to require auditors to report contingent on a threshold of share capital instead of turnover or on a special resolution at a general meeting; and for connected purposes.

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