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Asylum Seekers (Permission to Work) Bill

Private Members' Bill (Ballot Bill)

Originated in the House of Commons, Session 2019-21

Last updated: 4 May 2021 at 13:38

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Long title

A Bill to make provision for granting permission to work to asylum seekers who have waited six months for a decision on their asylum application; and for connected purposes.


Carol Monaghan
Scottish National Party
Glasgow North West

Current version of the Bill

Bill 29 2019-21 (as introduced)
1 December 2020

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
In progress
Not applicable
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