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(a)    

the conclusions of the review, and

 

(b)    

a statement as to what the Secretary of State proposes to do

 

in view of those conclusions.

 

(3D)    

The report must be laid before Parliament by the Secretary of

 

State.””

After Clause 134

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Insert the following new Clause—

 

“Standards of decision-making

 

Section 81 of the Social Security Act 1998 (reports by Secretary of State and

 

Child Maintenance and Enforcement Commission) is repealed.”

After Clause 136

77

Insert the following new Clause—

 

“UK child poverty strategies

 

(1)    

Section 9 of the Child Poverty Act 2010 (UK strategies) is amended as

 

follows.

 

(2)    

In subsection (7)(a)(i)—

 

(a)    

for “progress” there is substituted “measures”;

 

(b)    

for “needs to be made” there is substituted “need to be taken”.

 

(3)    

In subsection (7)(a)(ii)—

 

(a)    

for “progress” there is substituted “measures”;

 

(b)    

for “intends to make” there is substituted “proposes to take”;

 

(c)    

for “in achieving” there is substituted “to achieve”.

 

(4)    

In subsection (7)(b)—

 

(a)    

for “progress” there is substituted “measures (other than those

 

described under paragraph (a))”;

 

(b)    

for “intends to make” there is substituted “proposes to take”;

 

(c)    

for “in achieving” there is substituted “to achieve”;

 

(d)    

the words from “otherwise than” to the end are repealed.

 

(5)    

In subsection (8), for paragraphs (b) and (c) there is substituted “and

 

(b)    

give an account (in such manner as the Secretary of State

 

considers appropriate) of the effect of those measures, so far

 

as relating to the purposes mentioned in subsection (2).””

Clause 139

78

Page 104, line 5, at end insert—

 

“( )    

section (Calculation of working tax credit) (calculation of working tax

 

credit);

79

Page 104, line 11, at end insert—


 
 

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“( )    

Sections (Information-sharing between Secretary of State and DPP) and

 

(Unlawful disclosure of information supplied to DPP) extend to England and

 

Wales only.”

Clause 140

80

Page 104, line 16, at end insert—

 

“( )    

section (Calculation of working tax credit) (calculation of working tax

 

credit);”

81

Page 105, line 6, at end insert—

 

“( )    

any provision of Part 4 (personal independence payment) or

 

of Part 9 of Schedule 14;”

Schedule 1

82

Page 108, line 3, at end insert—

 

“Work-related requirements

 

6A         

Regulations may provide that a claimant who—

 

(a)    

has a right to reside in the United Kingdom under the EU

 

Treaties, and

 

(b)    

would otherwise fall within section 19, 20 or 21,

 

            

is to be treated as not falling within that section.”

Schedule 3

83

Page 122, line 3, leave out “and (2)” and insert “, (2), (2A), (3) and (4)”

84

Page 122, line 3, at end insert—

 

“( )    

section 1B(1) (as inserted by section (Further entitlement after time-

 

limiting) of this Act);”

Schedule 9

85

Page 133, line 10, leave out from beginning to end of line 28 on page 134

86

Page 135, leave out lines 28 to 31

87

Page 136, line 1, leave out “, but before the “and” preceding paragraph (b),”

88

Page 137, line 35, leave out from beginning to end of line 9 on page 140

89

Page 141, line 1, after “paragraph 3” insert “—

 

(a)    

in paragraph (f), the final “or” is repealed;”

90

Page 141, line 3, after “83(1)” insert “or (Hospital in-patients)(1)”

91

Page 141, line 4, at end insert—

 

“(i)    

section 84 of that Act.””

92

Page 141, leave out lines 12 to 16

93

Page 141, line 37, leave out paragraph 62

94

Page 142, leave out lines 9 to 34


 
 

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Schedule 13

95

Page 152, line 11, leave out from “strategy” to end of line 13

96

Page 152, line 13, at end insert—

 

“( )    

A report under subsection (1) must also describe—

 

(a)    

the measures taken by the Scottish Ministers in

 

accordance with a Scottish strategy,

 

(b)    

the measures taken by the Welsh Ministers in accordance

 

with a Welsh strategy, and

 

(c)    

in the case of a report made after the appointed day for

 

Northern Ireland, the measures taken by the Northern

 

Ireland departments in accordance with a Northern

 

Ireland strategy.”

97

Page 152, line 32, at beginning insert “after the appointed day for Northern

 

Ireland,”

98

Page 153, line 26, at end insert—

 

    “( )  

A Minister of the Crown may, if the Commission so requests, carry out

 

or commission research for the purpose of the carrying out of the

 

Commission’s functions.”

99

Page 155, line 10, at end insert—

 

    “( )  

After subsection (2) there is inserted—

 

“(3)    

In this Part “appointed day for Northern Ireland” means such

 

day as a Minister of the Crown may by order with the consent of

 

the Northern Ireland Assembly appoint (and different days may

 

be appointed for the purposes of different provisions of this

 

Part).””

Schedule 14

100

Page 166, line 8, at end insert “and “that Part of””

101

Page 166, line 12, at end insert—

  

“( ) in subsection (3A), “Part 1 of”;”

 

102

Page 166, line 18, leave out “and (2)” and insert “(in both places), (2) and (2A)”

103

Page 166, line 18, at end insert—

  

“Section 1B(2).”

 

104

Page 167, line 38, at end insert—

  

“Section (Further entitlement after time-

 
  

limiting)(2).”

 

105

Page 173, leave out lines 5 to 10

106

Page 173, leave out lines 21 to 27


 
 

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107

Page 173, line 34, leave out “(b)” and insert “(a)”

108

Page 174, leave out lines 12 to 17

109

Page 176, line 33, at end insert—

 

“Part 14

 

Standards of decision-making

 

Short title and chapter

Extent of repeal

 
 

Pension Schemes Act 1993

In section 171A—

 
 

(c. 48)

(a)    

in subsection (2), paragraph (b) and the

 
  

preceding “or”;

 
  

(b)    

in subsection (3), “, or annexed to,”.

 
 

Child Maintenance and Other

In Schedule 7, paragraph 3(3).”

 
 

Payments Act 2008 (c. 6)

  

In the Title

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Line 5, after “Commission” insert “and otherwise amend the Child Poverty Act

 

2010”


 
 

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