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Education and Adoption Act

Government Bill

Originated in the House of Commons, 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).

Education and Adoption Act 2016 c.6
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.

Bill 129 2015-16, Lords Amendments to the Bill
9 February 2016
Commons
17 December 2015
Lords
HL Bill 64 2015-16, as brought from the Commons
16 September 2015
Lords
3 June 2015
Commons

Documents to explain the purpose of the Bill.

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.

Commons Consideration of Lords Amendments as at 23 February 2016
23 February 2016
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 19 February 2016
22 February 2016
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 18 February 2016
19 February 2016
Commons
Marshalled list of amendments to be moved on Third Reading
5 February 2016
Lords
Amendment to be moved on Third Reading
2 February 2016
Lords
Amendments to be moved on Third Reading
27 January 2016
Lords
Amendment to be moved on Third Reading
14 January 2016
Lords
Second Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report
14 December 2015
Lords
Amendments to be moved on Report [Supplementary to the Marshalled List]
10 December 2015
Lords
Amendments to be moved on Report [Supplementary to the Marshalled List]
9 December 2015
Lords
Amendments to be moved on Report [Supplementary to the Marshalled List]
7 December 2015
Lords
Amendments to be moved on Report [Supplementary to the Marshalled List]
2 December 2015
Lords
Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report
27 November 2015
Lords
26 November 2015
Lords
25 November 2015
Lords
24 November 2015
Lords
18 November 2015
Lords
Third Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee
13 November 2015
Lords
Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee [Supplementary to the Second Marshalled List]
12 November 2015
Lords
Amendment to be moved in Grand Committee [Supplementary to the Second Marshalled List]
11 November 2015
Lords
Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee [Supplementary to the Second Marshalled List]
9 November 2015
Lords
Second Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee
6 November 2015
Lords
Amendment to be moved in Grand Committee [Supplementary to the Marshalled List]
4 November 2015
Lords
Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee
3 November 2015
Lords
2 November 2015
Lords
29 October 2015
Lords
28 October 2015
Lords
23 October 2015
Lords
22 October 2015
Lords
21 October 2015
Lords
Consideration of Bill Amendments as at 16 September 2015
16 September 2015
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 11 September 2015
11 September 2015
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 14 July 2015
14 July 2015
Commons
10 July 2015
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 9 July 2015
9 July 2015
Commons
8 July 2015
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 7 July 2015
7 July 2015
Commons
6 July 2015
Commons
3 July 2015
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 2 July 2015
2 July 2015
Commons
1 July 2015
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 30 June 2015
30 June 2015
Commons

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

Consideration of Lords Amendments
22 February 2016
Commons
Consideration on Report: Day 1
16 September 2015
Commons
Consideration in Committee: Selection 4
13 July 2015
Commons
Consideration in Committee: Selection 3
8 July 2015
Commons
Consideration in Committee: Selection 2
6 July 2015
Commons
Consideration in Committee: Selection 1
2 July 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.

Proceedings on consideration of Lords Amendments as at 23 February 2016
24 February 2016
Commons
Report Stage Proceedings as at 16 September 2015
17 September 2015
Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 14 July 2015
15 July 2015
Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 9 July 2015
10 July 2015
Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 7 July 2015
8 July 2015
Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 2 July 2015
3 July 2015
Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 30 June 2015
1 July 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.

Updated Commons Library Briefing on the Bill
17 June 2015
Commons

Archive of press notices related to the Bill.

Programme of witnesses Education and Adoption Bill Committee
30 June 2015
Commons
Have Your Say on the Education and Adoption Bill
25 June 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
20 January 2016
Lords
Education and Adoption Bill (HL Bill 64 of 2015-16)
15 October 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 Evidence
16 July 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Independent Adoption Panel Chairs EAB30
15 July 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Richard Harris EAB31
15 July 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Parents Want a Say EAB32
15 July 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Coram EAB33
15 July 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Local Schools Network EAB34
15 July 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Stockport Education Partnership Board EAB35
15 July 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: UNISON EAB22
14 July 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: NASUWT EAB23
14 July 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Local Government Association
14 July 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Peterborough Diocese Board of Education EAB25
14 July 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: National Governors' Association EAB26
14 July 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: St Helens Council EAB27
14 July 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: National Union of Teachers EAB28
14 July 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: David McNaught EAB29
14 July 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Southwark Diocesan Board of Education EAB18
9 July 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Professor Stephen Gorard EAB19
9 July 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Kent Schools Hope EAB20
9 July 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Group of Church of England diocesan boards of education EAB21
9 July 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: PTA UK EAB09
7 July 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Janet Downs EAB10
7 July 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Christopher Curtis EAB11
7 July 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: National Secular Society EAB12
7 July 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: London Diocesan Board for Schools EAB13
7 July 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Association of Teachers and Lecturers EAB14
7 July 2015
Commons
Written Evidence :Bill Griffiths EAB15
7 July 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Pete Bentley EAB16
7 July 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Adoption UK EAB17
7 July 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Catholic Education Service EAB05
2 July 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Bishop of Ely, Chair of the National Society Council and Lead Bishop on Education in the House of Lords. EAB06
2 July 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Professor Becky Francis EAB07
2 July 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: British Humanist Association EAB08
2 July 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Dr Rebecca Allen, Director, Education Datalab EAB 01
30 June 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Link Maker Systems EAB 02
30 June 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: NSPCC EAB 03
30 June 2015
Commons
Written Evidence: Acorn Care and Education EAB 04
30 June 2015
Commons

Full transcripts

Commons Committee stage

15 July 2015
Commons
15 July 2015
Commons
10 July 2015
Commons
10 July 2015
Commons
8 July 2015
Commons
8 July 2015
Commons
3 July 2015
Commons
3 July 2015
Commons
1 July 2015
Commons
1 July 2015
Commons

Commons 1st reading

3 June 2015
Commons

Commons 2nd reading

22 June 2015
Commons

Commons Programme motion

Programme motion
22 June 2015
Commons

Commons Money resolution

Money resolution
22 June 2015
Commons

Commons Programme motion

Programme motion
16 September 2015
Commons

Commons Report stage

16 September 2015
Commons

Commons 3rd reading

16 September 2015
Commons

Lords 1st reading

1st reading (Hansard)
16 September 2015
Lords
16 September 2015
Lords

Lords 2nd reading

2nd reading (Hansard)
20 October 2015
Lords
2nd reading (Minutes of Proceedings)
20 October 2015
Lords

Lords Committee stage

Committee: 3rd sitting (Hansard)
17 November 2015
Lords
Committee: 3rd sitting (Minutes)
17 November 2015
Lords
Committee: 2nd sitting (Hansard)
10 November 2015
Lords
Committee: 2nd sitting (Minutes of Proceeedings)
10 November 2015
Lords
Committee: 1st sitting (Hansard)
5 November 2015
Lords
Committee: 1st sitting (Minutes of Proceedings)
5 November 2015
Lords

Lords Report stage

Report: 2nd sitting (Hansard)
16 December 2015
Lords
Report: 2nd sitting (Minutes of Proceedings)
16 December 2015
Lords
Report: 1st sitting
1 December 2015
Lords
Report stage (Minutes of Proceedings)
1 December 2015
Lords

Lords 3rd reading

3rd reading (Hansard)
8 February 2016
Lords
3rd reading (Minutes of Proceedings)
8 February 2016
Lords

Commons Programme motion

Programme motion
23 February 2016
Commons

Commons Consideration of Lords amendments

23 February 2016
Commons

Royal Assent

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