Small Charitable Donations and Childcare Payments Bill: Commons stages

17 January 2017

Both the House of Commons and the House of Lords have agreed on the text of the Small Charitable Donations and Childcare Payments Bill. The Bill received Royal Assent on 16 January 2017, becoming an Act of Parliament (law).

The Small Charitable Donations and Childcare Payments Bill

This Government Bill was introduced into the House of Commons on Wednesday 14 September 2016. This is known as the First Reading and there was no debate on the Bill at this stage.

Keep up to date with all the proceedings and documentation, including amendment papers, on the Small Charitable Donations and Childcare Payments Bill and find out how a Bill becomes an Act of Parliament.

Small Charitable Donations and Childcare Payments Bill: Commons stages 

Royal Assent

The Bill received Royal Assent on 16 January 2017, becoming an Act of Parliament (law).

Report Stage and Third Reading: Tuesday 15 November 2016

Report Stage and Third Reading of the Small Charitable Donations and Childcare Payments Bill took place on Tuesday 15 November 2016 in the House of Commons. The Bill then passed to the House of Lords for further consideration.

Public Bill Committee

The Small Charitable Donations and Childcare Payments Bill Public Bill Committee gathered written evidence between 12 and 17 October 2016.

Second Reading

MPs debated the Second Reading of the Small Charitable Donations and Childcare Payments Bill on 11 October 2016.

The Small Charitable Donations and Childcare Payments Bill passed Second Reading without a division.

Related information

House of Commons Library analysis

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

The Library has published a briefing paper for Second Reading.

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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