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Family Relationships (Impact Assessment and Targets) Bill [HL] 2017-19

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords)
Sponsor:
Lord Farmer

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

  • 3rd reading: House of Lords 3rd reading: House of Lords | 26.04.2018

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Lords HL Bill 22 (as introduced) | PDF version, 76KB 29.06.2017

Latest news on the Family Relationships (Impact Assessment and Targets) Bill [HL] 2017-19

On 29 March, the Bill reached committee stage in the Lords. However, no changes were suggested to the Bill so the Bill goes directly to third reading. This procedure is known as "order of commitment discharged".

Third reading - a final chance to amend the Bill - is scheduled for 26 April.

Summary of the Family Relationships (Impact Assessment and Targets) Bill [HL] 2017-19

A Bill to require public bodies to accompany any proposal for a change in public expenditure, administration or policy with a family impact assessment; and to require the Secretary of State to report on the costs and benefits of extending family impact assessments to local authorities and to establish and evaluate progress towards objectives and targets for family stability.

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