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Welfare Reform

Government Bill

Originated in the House of Commons, Session 2008-09

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).

20 November 2009
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.

Lords Amendments to the Welfare Reform Bill
4 November 2009
Commons
28 October 2009
Lords
8 July 2009
Lords
19 March 2009
Lords
4 March 2009
Commons

Documents to explain the purpose of the Bill.

4 November 2009
Commons
19 March 2009
Lords
14 January 2009
Commons

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.

Marshalled List of Motion to be moved on Consideration of Commons Amendments as at 11 November 2009
12 November 2009
Lords
Consideration of Lords Amendments as at 10 November 2009
10 November 2009
Commons
Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Third Reading as at 2 November 2009
3 November 2009
Lords
Second Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report as at 23 October 2009
26 October 2009
Commons
Supplementary to the Revised Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report as at 22 October 2009
23 October 2009
Commons
Revised Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report as at 21 October 2009
22 October 2009
Lords
Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved on Report as at 20 October 2009
21 October 2009
Lords
Ninth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 3 July 2009
6 July 2009
Commons
Eighth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 30 June 2009
1 July 2009
Lords
Seventh Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 26 June 2009
29 June 2009
Lords
Sixth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 23 June 2009
24 June 2009
Lords
Fifth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 18 June 2009
19 June 2009
Lords
Fourth Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 16 June 2009
17 June 2009
Lords
Revised Third Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 12 June 2009
15 June 2009
Lords
Third Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 11 June 2009
12 June 2009
Lords
Supplementary to the Second Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 10 June 2009
11 June 2009
Lords
Second Marshalled List of Amendments to be moved in Grand Committee as at 9 June 2009
10 June 2009
Lords
Revised Marshalled List of Amendments to be Moved in Grand Committee as at 8 June 2009
9 June 2009
Lords
Marshalled List of Amendments to be Moved in Grand Committee as at 5 June 2009
8 June 2009
Lords
Consideration of Bill as as 17 March 2009
17 March 2009
Commons
Public Bill Committee amendments as at 3 March 2009
3 March 2009
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 26 February 2009
26 February 2009
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 12 February 2009
24 February 2009
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 12 February 2009
12 February 2009
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 10 February 2009
10 February 2009
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.

Consideration of Lords Amendments as at 10 November 2009
11 November 2009
Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 17 March 2009
18 March 2009
Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 3 March 2009
4 March 2009
Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 26 February 2009
27 February 2009
Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 24 February 2009
25 February 2009
Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 12 February 2009
13 February 2009
Commons
Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 10 February 2009
11 February 2009
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.

Research Paper on the Welfare Reform Bill: Committee Stage Report
13 March 2009
Commons
Research Paper on the Welfare Reform Bill: Social Security Provisions
23 January 2009
Commons
Research Paper on the Welfare Reform Bill: disabled people, child maintenance and birth registration
23 January 2009
Commons

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.

Memoranda submitted to the Committee
11 February 2009
Commons

Full transcripts

Commons Committee stage

Committee: 9th sitting
4 March 2009
Commons
Committee: 10th sitting
4 March 2009
Commons
Committee: 6th sitting
27 February 2009
Commons
Committee: 7th sitting
27 February 2009
Commons
Committee: 4th sitting
25 February 2009
Commons
Committee: 5th sitting
25 February 2009
Commons
Committee: 3rd sitting
13 February 2009
Commons
Committee: 1st sitting
11 February 2009
Commons
Committee: 2nd sitting
11 February 2009
Commons

Commons 1st reading

14 January 2009
Commons

Commons 2nd reading

27 January 2009
Commons

Commons Programme motion

Programme motion
27 January 2009
Commons

Commons Money resolution

Money resolution
27 January 2009
Commons

Commons Report stage

17 March 2009
Commons

Commons 3rd reading

17 March 2009
Commons

Lords 1st reading

18 March 2009
Lords

Lords 2nd reading

29 April 2009
Lords

Lords Committee stage

Committee: 9th sitting
7 July 2009
Lords
Committee: 8th sitting
2 July 2009
Lords
Committee: 7th sitting
30 June 2009
Lords
Committee: 6th sitting
25 June 2009
Lords
Committee: 5th sitting
22 June 2009
Lords
Committee: 4th sitting
18 June 2009
Lords
Committee: 3rd sitting
15 June 2009
Lords
Committee: 2nd sitting
11 June 2009
Lords
Committee: 1st sitting
9 June 2009
Lords

Lords Report stage

Report: 2nd sitting
27 October 2009
Lords
Report: 1st sitting
22 October 2009
Lords

Lords 3rd reading

3 November 2009
Lords

Commons Programme motion

Programme motion (No.2)
10 November 2009
Commons

Commons Consideration of Lords amendments

10 November 2009
Commons

Lords Consideration of Commons amendments

12 November 2009
Lords

Royal Assent

12 November 2009

Membership of Committee
11 February 2009
Commons