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Veterans' Welfare Bill 2009-10

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

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

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Latest news on the Veterans' Welfare Bill 2009-10

On 13 January 2010, the House of Commons was asked, under the Ten Minute Rule motion, to give leave for this Bill to be introduced.  The sponsor was allowed 10 minutes to support the Bill and there was ten minutes for other MPs to comment.  The House agreed and the Bill was read a first time. 

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This Bill will be on the Order Paper for a Second Reading debate on 5 February 2010.

Summary of the Veterans' Welfare Bill 2009-10

A Bill to require the Secretary of State to review and report to Parliament annually on the support provided to armed forces veterans across the United Kingdom in respect of access to health services, access to welfare schemes and access to other support; and for connected purposes.

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