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House of Commons

 
 

Notices of Amendments

 

given on

 

Thursday 19 December 2013

 

For other Amendment(s) see the following page(s) of Supplement to Votes:

 

1433

 

Consideration of Bill


 

Mesothelioma Bill [Lords], As Amended

 

Establishing additional schemes: pleural plaques

 

Mr Nicholas Brown

 

NC1

 

To move the following Clause:—

 

‘(1)    

The Secretary of State shall, within 12 months of any scheme under this Act being

 

implemented, prepare and lay before each House of Parliament a report assessing

 

the costs and benefits of extending the scheme to—

 

(a)    

eligible people with pleural plaques; and

 

(b)    

eligible people with other asbestos-related industrial diseases where there

 

are unresolved insurance disputes.’.

 

Mr Nicholas Brown

 

2

 

Clause  1,  page  1,  line  4,  after ‘Mesothelioma’, insert ‘Pleural Plaques’.

 

Mr Nicholas Brown

 

3

 

Clause  1,  page  1,  line  6,  at end add ‘and people with pleural plaques’.

 

Mr Nicholas Brown

 

4

 

Clause  4,  page  3,  line  4,  at end insert ‘but shall not be less than 100 per cent. of the

 

average damages recovered in civil mesothelioma cases.’.

 

Mr Nicholas Brown

 

Kate Green

 

5

 

Clause  2,  page  1,  line  15,  leave out ‘25 July 2012’ and insert ‘10 February 2010’.


 
 

Notices of Amendments: 19 December 2013                  

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Mesothelioma Bill-[Lords], continued

 
 

Mr Nicholas Brown

 

Kate Green

 

6

 

Clause  3,  page  2,  line  44,  leave out ‘25 July 2012’ and insert ‘10 February 2010’.

 

Kate Green

 

9

 

Clause  4,  page  3,  line  5,  at end insert ‘and shall be met by a levy on insurers of not

 

less than 3 per cent of gross written premium during any given period.’.

 

Kate Green

 

10

 

Clause  5,  page  3,  line  32,  at end add—

 

‘(3)    

Clause 18(2)(a) of the Commissioners for Revenue and Customs Act 2005 is

 

amended as follows—

 

            

After subparagraph (ii) there is inserted—

 

“(iii)    

is made to representatives of persons bringing a claim

 

under the Fatal Accidents Act 1976, and/or the Law

 

Reform (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1934.”.’.

 


 
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