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Gypsy and Traveller Communities (Housing, Planning and Education) Bill 2017-19

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (under the Ten Minute Rule)
Sponsor:
Andrew Selous

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 | 25.01.2019

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Latest news on the Gypsy and Traveller Communities (Housing, Planning and Education) Bill 2017-19

The next stage for this Bill, Second reading, is scheduled to take place on Friday 25 January 2019.

This is a Private Members' Bill and was introduced to Parliament on Tuesday
13 November 2018 under the Ten Minute Rule.

If the text of the Bill is not yet available, please contact its sponsor, Andrew Selous, for more information.

Summary of the Gypsy and Traveller Communities (Housing, Planning and Education) Bill 2017-19

A Bill to make provision about periodical local authority reviews of the housing needs of Gypsy and Traveller communities; to make provision for the conversion of caravan sites into settled accommodation; to require local authorities to provide temporary caravan stopping sites where there is a demonstrated need; to create a criminal offence of unauthorised encampment; to make provision about the education of Gypsy and Traveller children; to require schools to have regard to Gypsy and Traveller culture and heritage in teaching; and for connected purposes.

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