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Public Bill Committee: 20 October 2009                  

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Child Poverty Bill, continued

 
 

‘(1)    

The Secretary of State must, before the end of the period of three months

 

beginning with the day on which the Act is passed, publish and lay before

 

Parliament a report setting out an assessment of progress made towards meeting

 

the 2010 target.

 

(2)    

The 2010 target is that in the financial year beginning with 1 April 2010, fewer

 

than 1.7 million children live in households that fall within the relevant income

 

group as defined by section 2(2).’.

 


 

Mr David Gauke

 

Andrew Selous

 

James Duddridge

 

11

 

Title,  line  1,  after ‘child’, insert ‘and family’.

 

Mr David Gauke

 

Andrew Selous

 

James Duddridge

 

12

 

Title,  line  2,  leave out ‘child’ and insert ‘parental’.

 

 

Order of the House [20 JULY 2009]

 

That the following provisions shall apply to the Child Poverty Bill:

 

Committal

 

1.    

The Bill shall be committed to a Public Bill Committee.

 

Proceedings in Public Bill Committee

 

2.    

Proceedings in the Public Bill Committee shall (so far as not previously

 

concluded) be brought to a conclusion on Tuesday 3 November 2009.

 

3.    

The Public Bill Committee shall have leave to sit twice on the first day on

 

which it meets.

 

Consideration and Third Reading

 

4.    

Proceedings on consideration shall (so far as not previously concluded) be

 

brought to a conclusion one hour before the moment of interruption on the

 

day on which those proceedings are commenced.

 

5.    

Proceedings on Third Reading shall (so far as not previously concluded) be

 

brought to a conclusion at the moment of interruption on that day.

 

6.    

Standing Order No. 83B (Programming committees) shall not apply to

 

proceedings on consideration and Third Reading.

 

Other proceedings

 

7.    

Any other proceedings on the Bill (including any proceedings on

 

consideration of Lords Amendments or on any further messages from the

 

Lords) may be programmed.

 


 
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