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Bill documents — Welfare Reform Act 2009

Act of Parliament

Full text of the Act of Parliament as passed by Parliament (this is the Act in its original state. The Act may have been amended by another Act and any such amendments are not shown in this version).

House Act of Parliament Date
Commons Welfare Reform Act 2009 | PDF version, 519KB 20.11.2009

Bills

Full text of the Bill as introduced and further versions of the Bill as it is reprinted to incorporate amendments (proposals for change) made during its passage through Parliament.

House Bill Date
Lords Commons Amendments | PDF version, 63KB 11.11.2009
Commons Lords Amendments to the Welfare Reform Bill | PDF version, 158KB 04.11.2009
Lords Bill as amended on Report | PDF version, 627KB 28.10.2009
Lords Bill as amended in Grand Committee | PDF version, 538KB 08.07.2009
Lords Bill as brought from the Commons | PDF version, 524KB 19.03.2009
Commons Bill as amended in committee | PDF version, 485KB 04.03.2009
Commons Bill as introduced | PDF version, 484KB 14.01.2009

Explanatory Notes

Documents to explain the purpose of the Bill.

House Explanatory Notes Date
Commons Explanatory Notes on Lords Amendments | PDF version, 109KB 04.11.2009
Lords Explanatory Note to Bill 32 | PDF version, 531KB 19.03.2009
Commons Explanatory Notes to Bill | PDF version, 454KB 14.01.2009

Amendment papers

Full list of amendment papers relating to the Bill. Individual amendment papers will be replaced with consolidated lists before the amendments are discussed.

House Amendment Paper Date
Lords Marshalled List of Motion to be moved on Consideration of Commons Amendments as at 11 November 2009 12.11.2009
Commons Consideration of Lords Amendments as at 10 November 2009 10.11.2009
Lords Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Third Reading as at 2 November 2009 03.11.2009
Commons Second Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report as at 23 October 2009 26.10.2009
Commons Supplementary to the Revised Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report as at 22 October 2009 23.10.2009
Lords Revised Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report as at 21 October 2009 22.10.2009
Lords Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report as at 20 October 2009 21.10.2009
Commons Ninth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 3 July 2009 06.07.2009
Lords Eighth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 30 June 2009 01.07.2009
Lords Seventh Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 26 June 2009 29.06.2009
Lords Sixth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 23 June 2009 24.06.2009
Lords Fifth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 18 June 2009 19.06.2009
Lords Fourth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 16 June 2009 17.06.2009
Lords Revised Third Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 12 June 2009 15.06.2009
Lords Third Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 11 June 2009 12.06.2009
Lords Supplementary to the Second Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 10 June 2009 11.06.2009
Lords Second Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 9 June 2009 10.06.2009
Lords Revised Marshalled List of Amendments to be Moved in Grand Committee as at 8 June 2009 09.06.2009
Lords Marshalled List of Amendments to be Moved in Grand Committee as at 5 June 2009 08.06.2009
Commons Consideration of Bill as as 17 March 2009 17.03.2009
Commons Public Bill Committee amendments as at 3 March 2009 03.03.2009
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 26 February 2009 26.02.2009
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 12 February 2009 24.02.2009
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 12 February 2009 12.02.2009
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 10 February 2009 10.02.2009

Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons

Details of the Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings in the House of Commons. The documents contain the text of amendments considered at each sitting and show whether it was agreed to, negatived (not agreed), not called, not moved or withdrawn.

House Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons Date
Commons Consideration of Lords Amendments as at 10 November 2009 11.11.2009
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 17 March 2009 18.03.2009
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 3 March 2009 04.03.2009
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 26 February 2009 27.02.2009
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 24 February 2009 25.02.2009
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 12 February 2009 13.02.2009
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 10 February 2009 11.02.2009

Briefing papers

House of Commons Library and House of Lords Library briefing papers aim to be politically impartial, containing factual information as well as a range of opinions on each subject. Briefing papers on Bills are produced before Second Reading and, in the Commons, after Committee Stage.

House Briefing papers Date
Commons Research Paper on the Welfare Reform Bill: Committee Stage Report (PDF, 206KB) 13.03.2009
Commons Research Paper on the Welfare Reform Bill: Social Security Provisions (PDF, 777KB) 23.01.2009
Commons Research Paper on the Welfare Reform Bill: disabled people, child maintenance and birth registration (PDF, 315KB) 23.01.2009

Written evidence

Written submissions from outside bodies and individuals are circulated to MPs appointed to examine the Bill during committee stage in a Public Bill Committee. The following written submissions were sent to this committee.

House Written evidence Date
Commons Memoranda submitted to the Committee 11.02.2009

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