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Universal Credit Sanctions (Zero Hours Contracts) Bill 2017-19

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)
Sponsor:
Chris Stephens

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

Last event

  • 1st reading: House of Commons 1st reading: House of Commons (no debate) | 18.06.2019

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons Bill 406 2017-19 (as introduced) | PDF version 09.07.2019

Latest news on the Universal Credit Sanctions (Zero Hours Contracts) Bill 2017-19

The next stage for this Bill, Second reading, is scheduled to take place on a date to be announced. 

This is a Private Members' Bill and was presented to Parliament on Tuesday 18 June 2019.

If you require more information about the Bill, please contact its sponsor, Chris Stephens MP.

Summary of the Universal Credit Sanctions (Zero Hours Contracts) Bill 2017-19

A Bill to amend the Welfare Reform Act 2012 to provide that a Universal Credit claimant may not be sanctioned for refusing work on a zero hours contract; and for connected purposes.

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