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Benefit Claimants Sanctions (Required Assessment) Bill

Private Members' Bill (Ballot Bill)

Originated in the House of Commons, Session 2016-17

Last updated: 27 February 2017 at 11:11

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Long title

A Bill to require assessment of a benefit claimant’s circumstances before the implementation of sanctions; and for connected purposes.


Mhairi Black
Scottish National Party
Paisley and Renfrewshire South

Current version of the Bill

29 November 2016

Bill passage

Bill started in the House of Commons
1st reading
Committee stage
Report stage
3rd reading
Bill in the House of Lords
1st reading
2nd reading
Committee stage
Report stage
3rd reading
Final stages
Consideration of amendments
Royal Assent
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