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Childcare Act 2016

Government Bill

Originated in the House of Lords, Session 2015-16

Act of Parliament (1)

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).

Childcare Act 2016 c.5
22 March 2016
Commons

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.

27 January 2016
Lords
Bill 107 2015-16, as amended in Public Bill Committee
11 December 2015
Commons
27 October 2015
Commons
14 October 2015
Lords
HL Bill 54 2015-16 [as amended in Committee]
6 July 2015
Lords
1 June 2015
Lords

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.

Version of the bill showing changes made in committee
11 December 2015
Commons

Tracked changes versions of the Bill, showing amendments made in Committee, Grand Committee or in Special Public Bill Committee in the House of Lords. Please note that these are unofficial versions and may not be completely accurate.

Version of the bill showing changes made in committee
7 July 2015
Lords

Documents to explain the purpose of the Bill.

Under the 'English votes for English laws' procedure, the Speaker certifies Bills, or provisions of Bills, as relating exclusively to England, and/or to England and Wales. In relation to Finance Bills, the Speaker may certify founding financial motions, or clauses or schedules, as relating exclusively to England, Wales and Northern Ireland.The text of certificates issued by the Speaker, and information prepared by the Government on how government amendments affect the territorial application of provisions of the bill, are available here. (Similar information about the bill itself can be found in the Explanatory Notes – see above.).

Speakers Certificate 25 January 2015
25 January 2016
Commons
Speaker's Provisional Certificate -4 January 2016
4 January 2016
Commons
Written Evidence - Dept for Education
14 December 2015
Commons
Speaker's Certificate -18 November 2015
14 December 2015
Commons

Full list of amendment papers relating to the Bill. Individual amendment papers will be replaced with consolidated lists before the amendments are discussed. Page and line references in amendment papers refer to the PDF version of the Bill.

Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Consideration of Commons Amendments
2 February 2016
Lords
Amendment to be moved on Consideration of Commons Amendments
29 January 2016
Lords
Consideration of Bill Amendments as at 25 January 2015
25 January 2016
Commons
Legislative Grand Committee England Consent Motion 25 January
25 January 2016
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 21 January 2016
22 January 2016
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 20 January 2016
21 January 2016
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 10 December 2015
10 December 2015
Commons
9 December 2015
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 8 December 2015
8 December 2015
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 4 December 2015
7 December 2015
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 2 December 2015
3 December 2015
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 1 December 2015
2 December 2015
Commons
Revised Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report
13 October 2015
Lords
Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report
12 October 2015
Lords
7 October 2015
Lords
5 October 2015
Lords
2 October 2015
Lords
23 September 2015
Lords
17 September 2015
Lords
Second Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee
2 July 2015
Lords
Revised Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee
30 June 2015
Lords
Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Committee
29 June 2015
Lords
26 June 2015
Lords
25 June 2015
Lords
24 June 2015
Lords
23 June 2015
Lords
19 June 2015
Lords

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

Consideration on Report
22 January 2016
Commons
Consideration in Committee: Selection 2
9 December 2015
Commons
Consideration in Committee: Selection 1
7 December 2015
Commons

Details of proceedings in Public Bill Committee or Committee of the whole House, on any report (consideration) stage, and on any consideration of Lords Amendments or any subsequent Lords Messages. 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.

Report Stage Proceedings as at 25 January 2016
26 January 2016
Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 10 December 2015
11 December 2015
Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 08/12/15
9 December 2015
Commons

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.

Committee Stage Report
20 January 2016
Commons
Updated Briefing Paper for Committee Stage
7 December 2015
Commons

Archive of press notices related to the Bill.

Have your say on the Childcare Bill
26 November 2015
Commons

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

House of Lords Library Note
24 June 2015
Lords

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.

Commons Committee stage

Written Evidence: consolidated pdf version
17 December 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: DFE - application of Standing Order 83L (CB 20)
11 December 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Jean Kemp (CB 22)
11 December 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Professional Association for Childcare and Early Years (PACEY) (CB 19)
11 December 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: National Association of Head Teachers (NAHT) (CB 18)
11 December 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Local Government Association (CB10)
10 December 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Independent Association of Prep Schools (CB11)
10 December 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Independent Schools Council (CB12)
10 December 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Shirley Jenkins (CB13)
10 December 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Catholic Education Service (CB14)
10 December 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Early Education (CB15)
10 December 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Mencap (CB16)
10 December 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: National Day Nurseries Association (CB17)
10 December 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Letter from the Department for Education (CB21a)
10 December 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Letter from the Department for Education (CB21b)
10 December 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Letter from the Department for Education (CB21c)
10 December 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Letter from the Department for Education (CB21d)
10 December 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Letter from the Department for Education (CB21e)
10 December 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: 4Children (CB01)
8 December 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Polly Anna's Nursery (CB02)
8 December 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Keith Beardmore, The Manor Nursery School (CB03)
8 December 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: National Children's Bureau (CB04)
8 December 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (CB05)
8 December 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Family and Childcare Trust (CB06)
8 December 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Contact a Family (CB07)
8 December 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Pre-school Learning Alliance (CB08)
8 December 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Montessori Schools Association (CB09)
8 December 2015
Commons

Full transcripts

Commons Committee stage

11 December 2015
Commons
11 December 2015
Commons
9 December 2015
Commons
9 December 2015
Commons

Lords 1st reading

1 June 2015
Lords

Lords 2nd reading

2nd reading (Hansard)
16 June 2015
Lords

Lords Committee stage

Committee: 2nd sitting (Hansard)
6 July 2015
Lords
Committee: 2nd sitting (Minutes of Proceedings)
6 July 2015
Lords
Committee: 1st sitting (Hansard)
1 July 2015
Lords
Committee: 1st sitting (Minutes of Proceedings)
1 July 2015
Lords

Lords Report stage

Report stage (Hansard)
14 October 2015
Lords
Report stage (Minutes)
14 October 2015
Lords

Lords 3rd reading

3rd reading (Hansard)
26 October 2015
Lords
3rd reading (Minutes)
26 October 2015
Lords

Commons 1st reading

26 October 2015
Commons

Commons 2nd reading

25 November 2015
Commons

Commons Programme motion

Programme motion
25 November 2015
Commons

Commons Money resolution

Money resolution
25 November 2015
Commons

Commons Programme motion

Programme motion
25 January 2016
Commons

Commons Report stage

25 January 2016
Commons

Commons Legislative Grand Committee

Legislative Grand Committee
25 January 2016
Commons

Commons 3rd reading

25 January 2016
Commons

Lords Consideration of Commons amendments

Ping Pong (Hansard)
2 February 2016
Lords
Ping Pong (Minutes of proceedings)
2 February 2016
Lords

Royal Assent

Royal Assent (Hansard)
16 March 2016
Royal Assent (Minutes)
16 March 2016