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Bill documents — Parental Bereavement (Leave and Pay) Act 2018

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
Parental Bereavement (Leave and Pay) Act 2018 (c. 24) 13.09.2018

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 HL Bill 105 (as introduced) | PDF version, 130KB 14.05.2018
Commons Bill 164 2017-19, as amended | PDF version, 141KB 08.02.2018
Commons Bill 14 2017-19, as introduced | PDF version, 140KB 13.10.2017

Tracked changes versions of Bills: Commons

Tracked changes versions of the Bill, showing amendments made in Committee of the whole House and in Public Bill Committees in the House of Commons. Please note that these are unofficial versions and may not be completely accurate.

House Tracked changes versions of Bills: Commons Date
Commons Version of the bill showing changes made in committee (PDF, 206KB) 15.02.2018

Explanatory Notes

Documents to explain the purpose of the Bill.

House Explanatory Notes Date
Lords HL Bill 105 Explanatory Notes | PDF version, 496KB 16.05.2018
Commons Bill 14-EN 2017-19 | PDF version, 293KB 13.10.2017

Delegated Powers Notes

The Government has provided a Delegated Powers Note to this Bill. This justifies the delegation of powers, usually to Ministers, in the bill

House Delegated Powers Note Date
Lords Parental Bereavement (Leave and Pay) Bill: Delegated Powers Memorandum (PDF, 192KB) 24.05.2018

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
Commons Consideration of Bill Amendments as at 11 May 2018 | PDF version, 26KB 11.05.2018
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 9 May 2018 | PDF version, 128KB 10.05.2018
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 8 May 2018 | PDF version, 127KB 09.05.2018
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 7 February 2018 | PDF version, 143KB 07.02.2018
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 31 January 2018 | PDF version, 135KB 01.02.2018
Commons Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 31 January 2018 | PDF version, 143KB 31.01.2018
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 29 January 2018 | PDF version, 33KB 30.01.2018
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 26 January 2018 | PDF version, 143KB 29.01.2018
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 25 January 2018 | PDF version, 139KB 26.01.2018
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 23 January 2018 | PDF version, 141KB 24.01.2018
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 22 January 2018 | PDF version, 134KB 23.01.2018
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 19 January 2018 | PDF version, 141KB 22.01.2018
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 18 January 2018 | PDF version, 130KB 19.01.2018
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 15 January 2018 | PDF version, 130KB 16.01.2018
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 12 January 2018 | PDF version, 140KB 15.01.2018
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 11 January 2018 | PDF version, 129KB 12.01.2018
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 10 January 2018 | PDF version, 124KB 11.01.2018
Commons Notices of Amendments as at 9 January 2018 | PDF version, 90KB 10.01.2018

Selection of amendments: Commons

In the House of Commons, amendments are grouped together so that amendments relating to a particular topic or issue are discussed together.

House Selection of amendments: Commons Date
Commons Consideration on Report (PDF, 88KB) 10.05.2018
Commons Consideration in Committee: Selection 2 (PDF, 273KB) 05.02.2018
Commons Consideration in Committee: Selection 1 (PDF, 275KB) 29.01.2018

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 Report Stage Proceedings as at 11 May 2018 | PDF version, 108KB 14.05.2018
Commons All proceedings up to 7 February 2018 | PDF version, 127KB 08.02.2018
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 7 February 2018 | PDF version, 119KB 08.02.2018
Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 31 January 2018 | PDF version, 106KB 01.02.2018

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 Briefing Paper on the Bill 02.05.2018

Library Notes

House of Lords Library Notes aim to be politically impartial and are compiled for Members of Parliament and their staff.

House Library Notes Date
Lords Parental Bereavement (Leave and Pay) Bill: Briefing for Lords Stages 26.06.2018

Impact Assessments

List of related Impact Assessments

House Impact Assessments Date
Parental Bereavement (Leave and Pay) Bill: Impact Assessment (addendum) (PDF, 161KB) 24.05.2018
Parental Bereavement (Leave and Pay) Bill: Impact Assessment (PDF, 421KB) 14.05.2018
Parental Bereavement (Leave and Pay) Impact Assessment (PDF, 681KB) 12.10.2017

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 24/05/2018 from Andrew Griffiths MP regarding the report and third reading debates on the Parental Bereavement (Leave and Pay) Bill. (PDF, 109KB) 24.05.2018

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