Work and Families Bill

Bill Number: Bill 34/11-15

Bill Type: Executive

Bill Sponsor: Minister for Employment and Learning

The Budget Bill is:

To make provision about shared rights to leave from work and statutory pay in connection with caring for children; time off work to accompany to ante-natal appointments or to attend adoption appointments; to make provision about the right to request flexible working; and for connected purposes.

Stages of a Bill

Bill Stage Date Completed
/ Status
All Associated documents and links
First Stage 28 April 2014

Bill as Introduced (HTM) (PDF)
Explanatory & Financial Memorandum as Introduced (HTM) (PDF)

Official Report - 28 April 2014

Second Stage 12 May 2014
Official Report - 12 May 2014: Part 1, Part 2
Committee Stage
Extended to 30 November 2014
Official Report - 17 June 2014 (Extension of Committee Stage)
Consideration Stage
Further Consideration Stage

Final Stage

Royal Assent


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