Universal Credit Sanctions (Zero Hours Contracts) Bill 2017-19

The Bill failed to complete its passage through Parliament before the end of the session. This means the Bill will make no further progress. amend the Welfare Reform Act 2012 to provide that a Universal Credit claimant may not be sanctioned for refusing work on a zero hours contract; and for connected purposes.

Private Members' Bill (Presentation Bill)

Sponsor: Chris Stephens (SNP)

Supporters: Frank Field (IND), Neil Gray (SNP), Rosie Duffield (LAB), Mhairi Black (SNP), Ruth George (LAB), Hannah Bardell (SNP), Neil Coyle (LAB), Grahame Morris (LAB), Jonathan Edwards (PC), Steve McCabe (LAB)

Official Bill Page

Next Event: There is no future stage currently scheduled for this bill

Last Event: 4 Oct 2019 - 2nd reading: House of Commons

Bill Progession through Parliament

Commons - 40%

Most recent key documents

Date Type Title
9 Jul 2019 Bills Bill 406 2017-19 (as introduced)

Timeline of Bill Documents and Stages

Date Type Title
04/10/2019 2nd reading: House of Commons
09/07/2019Bills Bill 406 2017-19 (as introduced)
18/06/2019 1st reading: House of Commons