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Asylum Seekers (Permission to Work) Bill

Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)

Originated in the House of Commons, Session 2022-23

Last updated: 23 November 2022 at 12:25

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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.


Chris Stephens
Scottish National Party
Glasgow South West

Current version of the Bill

Bill 85 2022-23 (as introduced)
24 October 2022

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
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