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Armed Forces (Flexible Working) Bill [HL] 2017-19

Type of Bill:
Government Bill
Sponsor:
Earl Howe
Ministry of Defence

Progress of the Bill

Bill started in the House of Lords

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

Next event

  • Committee stage: House of Lords Committee stage: House of Lords | 12.09.2017

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Lords HL Bill 13 (as introduced) | PDF version, 72KB 28.06.2017

Latest news on the Armed Forces (Flexible Working) Bill [HL] 2017-19

Second reading - the general debate on all aspects of the Bill - took place on 11 July.

Committee stage - line by line examination of the Bill - is scheduled for 12 September.

Summary of the Armed Forces (Flexible Working) Bill [HL] 2017-19

A Bill to make provision for members of the Regular Forces to serve part-time or subject to geographic restrictions

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