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Carers Bedroom Entitlement (Social Housing Sector) Bill 2014-15

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (under the Ten Minute Rule, SO No 23)
Sponsor:
Barbara Keeley

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

Next event

  • 2nd reading: House of Commons 2nd reading: House of Commons | 09.01.2015

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons HC Bill 95 2014-2015, as introduced | PDF version, 78KB 24.10.2014

Latest news on the Carers Bedroom Entitlement (Social Housing Sector) Bill 2014-15

This Bill is expected to have its second reading debate on 9 January 2015.

This Bill was introduced to Parliament on 14 October 2014. under the Ten Minute Rule. This allows an MP to make his or her case for a new bill in a speech lasting up to ten minutes. An opposing speech may also be made before the House decides whether or not the bill should be introduced. If the MP is successful the bill is taken to have had its first reading.

This Bill is a Private Members' Bill. If you wish to know more about this bill please contact its sponsor, Barbara Keeley.

Summary of the Carers Bedroom Entitlement (Social Housing Sector) Bill 2014-15

A Bill to provide that people in receipt of Universal Credit and Housing Benefit and accommodated in the social housing sector be entitled to an additional bedroom related to caring responsibilities or overnight care; and for connected purposes.

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