Supermarket Pricing Information Bill

The Supermarket Pricing Information Bill is a Private Members' Bill, sponsored by John Denham MP. It had its first reading in parliament on 15th January 2013[1]. It proposes that supermarkets adopt an Open Data framework for their prices.

A Bill to require supermarkets to publish pricing data on all the goods they sell in a standardised, accessible, online format suitable to enable comprehensive comparison of the price of supermarket goods by retailer, store and product, and to enable independent analysis of pricing; and for connected purposes.

Bill Progress

The Bill will have its second reading in the House of Commons on 01/02/2013.

References

  1. http://www.theyworkforyou.com/debates/?id=2013-01-15a.739.0