The Homelessness Reduction Bill is currently under consideration
by Commons Committee. The Committee has met three times to date and
is scheduled to meet again on 14 December when it is expected to
conclude consideration of the Bill prior to Report Stage.
To date, the Committee has approved Clauses 2, 3, 4, 8 and 9 of
the Bill without amendment and the government's assessment of the
costs of implementing the Bill are likely to be made known by 14
ARCH policy adviser, Matthew Warburton, has produced a
briefing for ARCH members to update members on
progress of the Bill.