Families Package (Income Tax and Benefits) Bill

About this bill

This bill gives effect to policy changes that form a Family Package of changes to income tax and benefits. The Families Package replaces part of the earlier Budget 2017 Family Incomes Package, which mostly enacted in the Taxation (Budget Measures: Family Incomes Package) Act 2017.

Current status

Royal Assent given 20 December 2017.
Enacted as the Families Package (Income Tax and Benefits) Act 2017 (2017/51)

Member of Parliament responsible
Bill type

Government bill



All data
Bill type Government bill
Parliament 52
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Introduced 14 December 2017
First reading 14 December 2017
Second reading 14 December 2017
Committee of the whole House 14 December 2017
Third reading 14 December 2017
Royal Assent 20 December 2017
Enacted as Families Package (Income Tax and Benefits) Act 2017 (2017/51)
Divided No

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