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. 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.
The Bill will have its second reading in the House of Commons on 01/02/2013.
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- Supermarket price transparency Bill gains support as John Denham highlights misleading pricing strategies, John Denham MP, 2013-01-12