Northern Ireland (Welfare Reform) Bill: All Commons stages

23 November 2015

MPs debated all stages of the Northern Ireland (Welfare Reform) Bill in the House of Commons on Monday 23 November 2015.

No amendments were made to the Bill. The Bill passed third reading and will now be considered by the House of Lords.

Related information

Summary of the Northern Ireland (Welfare Reform) Bill

A Bill to make provision in connection with social security and child support maintenance in Northern Ireland; to make provision in connection with arrangements under section 1 of the Employment and Training Act (Northern Ireland) 1950; and for connected purposes.

Progress of the Bill

The Bill was introduced into the House of Commons on 19 November 2015.

Keep up to date with all the proceedings and documentation, including amendment papers on the Northern Ireland (Welfare Reform) Bill and find out how a Bill becomes an Act of Parliament.

House of Commons Library analysis

The House of Commons Library produces briefing papers to inform MPs of key issues. The papers contain factual information and a range of opinions on each subject, and aim to be politically impartial.

What happens next?

The Bill will now be considered by the House of Lords.

Watching proceedings from the public gallery

UK residents and overseas visitors can watch proceedings in the House of Commons by visiting the public gallery.

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