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Children and Young Persons Bill [HL] [HL] 2007-08

Government Bill - Introduced by Lord Adonis, Department for Children, Schools and Families

Progress of Bill including links to debates

Key to abbreviations 
L L L L L C C C C C    
1R 2R Comm Rep 3R 1R 2R Comm Rep 3R PP RA
14.11.07 26.11.07                    

Related Business Papers

28 Nov 07 Amendment Paper Amendment to be Moved in Committee as at 28 Nov 2007
14 Nov 07 HL Bill 8 07-08PDF Bill as Introduced - pdf version
14 Nov 07 HL Bill 8 07-08 Bill as Introduced - html version

About the Bill

Make provision about the delivery of local authority social work services for children and young persons; to amend Parts 2 and 3 of the Children Act 1989; to make further provision about the functions of local authorities and others in relation to children and young persons; to make provision about the enforcement of care standards in relation to certain establishments or agencies connected with children; to make provision about the independent review of determinations relating to adoption; and for connected purposes.

Explanatory Notes

About Parliament: Government Bills

This is a term for a type of Public Bill, introduced by government ministers.

Public Bills change the law as it applies to the general population and are the most common type of Bill introduced in Parliament. Government Ministers propose many Public Bills - those put forward by other MPs or peers are known as Private Members' Bills

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