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Armed Forces (Flexible Working) Act 2018

Government Bill

Originated in the House of Lords, Session 2017-19

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).

Armed Forces (Flexible Working) Act 2018 (c. 2)
8 February 2018

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 118 2017-19, as brought from the Lords
25 October 2017
Commons
11 October 2017
Lords
28 June 2017
Lords

Documents to explain the purpose of the Bill.

25 October 2017
Commons
28 June 2017
Lords

The Government provide a delegated powers memorandum for all public (including hybrid) bills to justify the delegation of powers, usually to Ministers, in the bill. For reports of the Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform Committee, see “Select Committee Reports”.

Armed Forces (Flexible Working) Bill [HL]: Delegated Powers Memorandum
28 June 2017
Lords

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.

Consideration of Bill Amendments as at 29 January 2018
29 January 2018
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 25 January 2018
26 January 2018
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 24 January 2018
25 January 2018
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 14 November 2017
14 November 2017
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 10 November 2017
13 November 2017
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 9 November 2017
10 November 2017
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 31 October 2017
1 November 2017
Commons
HL Bill 13-R-I Marshalled list for Report
9 October 2017
Lords
HL Bill 13-R(e) Amendment for Report
6 October 2017
Lords
HL Bill 13-R(d) Amendment for Report
4 October 2017
Lords
HL Bill 13-R(c) Amendments for Report
2 October 2017
Lords
HL Bill 13-R(b) Amendment for Report
15 September 2017
Lords
HL Bill 13-R(a) Amendments for Report
14 September 2017
Lords
HL Bill 13-I Marshalled list for Grand Committee
8 September 2017
Lords
HL Bill 13(d) Amendment for Grand Committee
7 September 2017
Lords
HL Bill 13(c) Amendments for Committee
24 July 2017
Lords
HL Bill 13(b) Amendments for Committee
18 July 2017
Lords
HL Bill 13(a) Amendments for Committee
14 July 2017
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
29 January 2018
Commons
Consideration in Committee
13 November 2017
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 29 January 2018
30 January 2018
Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 14 November 2017
15 November 2017
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.

Briefing Paper on the Bill
22 January 2018
Commons

Archive of press notices related to the Bill.

Have your say on the Armed Forces (Flexible Working) Bill
31 October 2017
Commons

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

Armed Forces (Flexible Working) Bill: Briefing for Lords Stages
6 July 2017
Lords

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.

Letter dated 02/11/2017 from Earl Howe to Lord Craig during the third reading debate: includes the phrases "part-time service", the Prosecutors' Protocol and jurisdiction. 2p
2 November 2017
Letter dated 02/11/2017 from Earl Howe to Lord Boyce regarding issues raised during the third reading debate. 2p.
2 November 2017
Letter dated 29/09/2017 from Earl Howe to Lord Craig of Radley and others regarding issues raised during the Committee Stage of the bill
29 September 2017
Letter dated 29/09/2017 from Earl Howe to Lord Touhig and others regarding flexible working arrangements available to the Armed Forces as discussed during the Committee Stage of the bill
29 September 2017
Letter dated 27/09/2017 from Earl Howe to Earl Attlee regarding pay for part-time working as discussed during the Committee Stage
27 September 2017

Full transcripts

Commons Committee stage

15 November 2017
Commons

Lords 1st reading

1st reading (Hansard)
28 June 2017
Lords
1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings)
28 June 2017
Lords

Lords 2nd reading

2nd reading (Hansard)
11 July 2017
Lords
2nd reading (Minutes of Proceedings)
11 July 2017
Lords

Lords Committee stage

Committee: 1st sitting (Hansard)
12 September 2017
Lords
Committee: 1st sitting (Minutes of Proceedings)
12 September 2017
Lords

Lords Report stage

Report stage (Hansard)
11 October 2017
Lords
Report stage (Minutes of Proceedings)
11 October 2017
Lords

Lords 3rd reading

3rd reading (Hansard)
25 October 2017
Lords
3rd reading (Minutes of Proceedings)
25 October 2017
Lords

Commons 2nd reading

30 October 2017
Commons

Commons Report stage

29 January 2018
Commons

Commons 3rd reading

29 January 2018
Commons

Commons Programme motion

Programme motion
29 January 2018
Commons

Royal Assent

Royal Assent (Hansard)
8 February 2018
Royal Assent (Minutes of Proceedings)
8 February 2018