Read the Commons debate in Hansard below
MPs debated the second reading of the Children and Families Bill in the House of Commons on Monday, 25th February 2013. The Bill was passed without a division and will now be considered by a Public Bill Committee.
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Education, Edward Timpson, opened the debate. Shadow Secretary of State for Education, Stephen Twigg, responded on behalf of the Opposition.
For an article, written by Piers Pressdee QC, analysing the private children law aspects of the Bill, please click here.
SOURCE: Family Law Week
You can access a record of the debate at Hansard.