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Public Bodies (Sustainable Food) Bill 2010-12

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Ballot Bill)
Joan Walley

Progress of the Bill

Bill started in the House of Commons

  1. House of Commons
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  2. House of Lords
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  3. Consideration of Amendments
  4. Royal Assent

Last event

  • 2nd reading: House of Commons 2nd reading: House of Commons | 29.02.2012

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons Bill 12 2010-11 as introduced | PDF version, 85KB 04.11.2010

Latest news on the Bill

The Bill was not moved for debate on 29 February 2012. The order to read the Bill a second time lapsed. There is no indication when the Bill will progress further.

The Bill had its first reading on 30 June 2010 through the Ballot Bill procedure.

If you require any further information about the Bill then please contact the sponsor Joan Walley.

Summary of the Bill

The Bill would create a duty on the Secretary of State to prepare a Code for Sustainable Food to promote the procurement of healthy and sustainable food by public bodies. This Code could be made compulsory if uptake was not sufficiently extensive.

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