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Bill documents — Modern Slavery (Transparency in Supply Chains) Bill [HL] 2016-17

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House Bill Date
Commons Bill 105 2016-17 (as brought from the Lords) | PDF version, 82KB 01.12.2016
Lords HL Bill 6 (as introduced) | PDF version, 71KB 23.05.2016

Library Notes

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House Library Notes Date
Lords Modern Slavery (Transparency in Supply Chains) Bill: Briefing for Lords Stages 05.07.2016

Will write letters

Occasionally questions put to government Ministers during debates on Bills in either the House of Commons or the House of Lords may be answered by the Minister saying 'I will write to the Hon Member'. Such “will write” replies are not published in Hansard but are placed in the Library of the House concerned and published on the Parliamentary website.

House Will write letters Date
Letter dated 03/11/2016 from Baroness Williams to the Bishop of Derby regarding the role of a central registry website for slavery and human trafficking statements produced by businesses as raised during raised during debate on 8 July (PDF, 265KB) 03.11.2016
Letter dated 08/09/2016 from Baroness Williams of Trafford to Lord Whitty regading the issue of the remit of the Gangmasters Licensing Authority raised during debate on 8 July. (PDF, 114KB) 08.09.2016
Letter dated 06/09/2016 from Baroness Williams of Trafford to Lord Alton of Liverpool regarding issues raised during the debate on 8 July: unaccompanied refugee children, prosecutions for modern slavery and support for child victims. (PDF, 1MB) 06.09.2016
Letter dated 06/09/2016 from Baroness Williams of Trafford to Baroness Hamwee regarding reporting on observance of the Public Contract Regulations 2015, raised during debate on 8 July. (PDF, 485KB) 06.09.2016
Letter dated 06/09/2016 from Baroness Williams of Trafford to Lord Boateng regarding issues raised during the debate on 8 July. (PDF, 507KB) 06.09.2016

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