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Support for Children in Hardship Bill

This Bill is an omnibus Bill introduced under Standing Order 263(a). The Bill strengthens work expectations and increases assistance for parents on a benefit and who have dependent children from 1 April 2016.
Member in charge: Hon Anne Tolley
Type of bill: Government
Parliament: 51
Bill no: 23-2
Introduction: 21/5/15
First reading: 21/5/15
Referred to: Social Services Committee
Submissions due: 8/7/15
SC report(s): 27/10/15
Second reading: 5/11/15
Supplementary Order Paper(s): 132, 134, 135, 136, 137
Committee of the whole House: 10/11/15
1/12/15
Divided by committee of the whole House -- see Schedule of divided bills