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Welfare Supplementary Payments (Amendment) Bill

Bill Number: Bill 50/17-22

Bill Type: Executive

Bill Sponsor: Minister for Communities 

The Welfare Supplementary Payments (Amendment) Bill is:

A Bill to change the end date for qualifying for payments under Article 137A of the Welfare Reform (Northern Ireland) Order 2015; and provide for monitoring of and reporting on arrangements for payments having effect by virtue of Article 137 and Article 137A of that Order.

Stages of a Bill

Bill StageDate Completed / StatusAll Associated documents and links
Stage 1First Stage 14 December 2021

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

Official Report - 14 December 2021

Stage 2Second Stage To be scheduled  
Committee StageCommittee Stage    
Consideration StageConsideration Stage    
Further Consideration StageFurther Consideration Stage    
Final StageFinal Stage    
Royal AssentRoyal Assent    



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