Legislation

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19 Dec 2016 - Republic of Ireland
An Act to amend and extend the Social Welfare Acts; and to provide for related matters.
09 Nov 2016 - Republic of Ireland
An Act to amend the Children Act 2001; to amend section 1 of the Prevention of Crime Act 1908, section 10 of the Criminal Justice Administration Act 1914 and section 13 of the Criminal Justice Act 1960 in order to remove persons under the age of 18...
08 Aug 2016 - Scotland
In July 2015, the UK Government announced their intention to repeal significant proportions of the Child Poverty Act 2010 via the Welfare Reform and Work Bill2. They proposed to replace the four income-based targets with measures on worklessness and...
01 Aug 2016 - England
First reading took place on 25 May. This stage is a formality that signals the start of the Bill's journey through the Lords.
27 Jul 2016 - Republic of Ireland
An Act to entitle certain employees who are relevant parents in relation to a child to employment leave for the purposes of enabling the employee to provide, or assist in the provision of, care to the child or to provide support to the relevant...
13 Jul 2016 - England, Wales
A Bill to make provision about looked-after children; to make other provision in relation to the welfare of children; and to make provision about the regulation of social workers.
29 Jun 2016 - Republic of Ireland
The Children (Amendment) Act 2015 was enacted on 27th July 2015 and is to be commenced by way of Ministerial Order on a phased basis. The Act includes provisions dealing with : Matters relating to closure and amalgamation of children detention...
02 Jun 2016 - Republic of Ireland
The Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, in the exercise of the powers conferred on him by section 58B (inserted by section 92 of the Child and Family Agency Act 2013 (No. 40 of 2013)) of the Child Care Act 1991 (No.17 of 1991), after...
30 May 2016 - England, Wales
To make provision about looked after children; to make other provision in relation to the welfare of children; and to make provision about the regulation of social workers.
20 May 2016 - England, Wales
The Higher Education and Research Bill is a public bill presented to Parliament by the Government. The Bill was introduced to the House of Commons and given its First Reading on 19 May 2016. This stage is formal and takes place without any debate.