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Education and Adoption Bill 2015-16

Type of Bill:
Government Bill
Sponsors:
Nicky Morgan
Department for Education
Lord Nash
Department for Education

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

  • 3rd reading: House of Lords 3rd reading: House of Lords | 04.02.2016

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Lords HL Bill 084 2015-16, as amended on Report | PDF version, 151KB 17.12.2015

Latest news on the Education and Adoption Bill 2015-16

Line by line examination of the Bill took place during the final day of report stage on 16 December. Amendments discussed covered clauses 1, 7, 8 and 10 of the Bill.


Third reading - a final chance to amend the Bill - is scheduled for 4 February.

Summary of the Education and Adoption Bill 2015-16

A Bill to make provision about schools in England that are causing concern, including provision about their conversion into Academies and about intervention powers; and to make provision about joint arrangements for carrying out local authority adoption functions in England.

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