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Notices of Amendments


given on


Thursday 19 December 2013


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




Consideration of Bill


Mesothelioma Bill [Lords], As Amended


Establishing additional schemes: pleural plaques


Mr Nicholas Brown




To move the following Clause:—



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—



eligible people with pleural plaques; and



eligible people with other asbestos-related industrial diseases where there


are unresolved insurance disputes.’.


Mr Nicholas Brown




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


Mr Nicholas Brown




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


Mr Nicholas Brown




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




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


Notices of Amendments: 19 December 2013                  



Mesothelioma Bill-[Lords], continued


Mr Nicholas Brown


Kate Green




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


Kate Green




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




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



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


amended as follows—



After subparagraph (ii) there is inserted—



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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