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(b)    

relating to injuries sustained as a result of female genital mutilation as

 

defined in the Female Genital Mutilation Act 2003.’.

 


 

Impact on victims of domestic abuse and female genital mutilation

 

Meg Hillier

 

NC5

 

To move the following Clause:—

 

‘Prior to implementation of section 33 the Secretary of State must publish an

 

assessment of the projected impact on—

 

(a)    

victims of domestic abuse as defined in Home Office Circular 003/2013

 

“New government domestic violence and abuse definition” or

 

(b)    

victims of female genital mutilation as defined in the Female Genital

 

Mutilation Act 2003.’.

 


 

Human trafficking

 

Meg Hillier

 

NC6

 

To move the following Clause:—

 

‘(1)    

No charge under section 33 may be imposed on victims or suspected victims of

 

human trafficking.

 

(2)    

The Secretary of State must—

 

(a)    

issue a code of practice for identifying suspected victims of human

 

trafficking for the purposes of this chapter,

 

(b)    

from time to time review the code, and may revise and re-issue it

 

following a review; and

 

(c)    

lay the code, and any revision of the code, before Parliament.’.

 


 

Review of appeals process

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Helen Jones

 

Phil Wilson

 

nc7

 

To move the following Clause:—

 

‘Following Royal Assent of this Bill the Secretary of State shall produce a review

 

after 12 months to be laid in the Library of the House of the numbers of people


 
 

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successfully deported within a calendar year of the decision under sections 11 to

 

14.’.

 


 

Residence permit: domestic violence

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Helen Jones

 

Phil Wilson

 

nc8

 

To move the following Clause:—

 

‘(1)    

A person (P) shall be entitled to a residence permit for three months for rest and

 

reflection where—

 

(a)    

P is married, in a civil partnership, or in a durable relationship with

 

someone who is lawfully in the UK; and

 

(b)    

P is in the UK as a dependant of that other person; and

 

(c)    

the relationship breaks down as a result of domestic violence.

 

(2)    

The residence permit shall be available to P and any dependants already in the UK

 

with entitlement to work.’.

 


 

Non-discriminatory shifts and hours of work

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Helen Jones

 

Phil Wilson

 

NC9

 

Parliamentary Star    

To move the following Clause:—

 

‘In section 39 of the Equality Act 2010 (Employees and applicants), after

 

paragraph (2)(b) insert—

 

“(ba)    

as to B’s shifts or hours of work;”.’.

 


 

Gangmasters: licensing of activities

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Helen Jones

 

Phil Wilson

 

NC10

 

Parliamentary Star    

To move the following Clause:—

 

‘In section 3 of the Gangmasters (Licensing) Act 2004 (Work to which this Act

 

applies), after paragraph (1)(c) insert—


 
 

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“(d)    

any further work which by order of the Secretary of State is

 

defined as relevant to this section.”.’.

 


 

National minimum wage: appointment of officers

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Helen Jones

 

Phil Wilson

 

NC11

 

Parliamentary Star    

To move the following Clause:—

 

‘In section 13 of the National Minimum Wage Act 1998 (Appointment of

 

officers), after paragraph (1)(a) insert—

 

“(ba)    

shall enable chief executive officers of local authorities the

 

power to appoint officers to act for the purposes of this Act;

 

and”.’.

 


 

National minimum wage: non-compliance

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Helen Jones

 

Phil Wilson

 

NC12

 

Parliamentary Star    

To move the following Clause:—

 

‘In section 31 of the National Minimum Wage Act 1998 (Offences), after

 

subsection (9) insert—

 

“(10)    

Non-compliance with regulations in this section is subject to a civil

 

penalty of up to £50,000.”.’.

 


 

Recruitment agencies: local workforce

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Helen Jones

 

Phil Wilson

 

NC13

 

Parliamentary Star    

To move the following Clause:—

 

‘In section 5 of the Employment Agencies Act 1973 (General regulations), after

 

subsection (2) insert—


 
 

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“(2A)    

By order the Secretary of State can prohibit UK based agencies as

 

defined in this section from including only people not ordinarily resident

 

in the UK as their clients.”.’.

 


 

Employment of an adult subject to immigration control: penalty

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Helen Jones

 

Phil Wilson

 

NC14

 

Parliamentary Star    

To move the following Clause:—

 

‘In section 15 of the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006 (Penalty),

 

omit subsection (2) and insert—

 

“(2)    

The Secretary of State may give an employer who acts contrary to this

 

section a notice requiring him to pay a penalty of a specified amount not

 

exceeding the prescribed maximum and not below the prescribed

 

minimum.”.’.

 

 

Order of the House [22 October 2013]

 

That the following provisions shall apply to the Immigration Bill:

 

Committal

 

1.    

The Bill shall be committed to a Public Bill Committee.

 

Proceedings in Public Bill Committee

 

2.    

Proceedings in the Public Bill Committee shall (so far as not previously

 

concluded) be brought to a conclusion on Tuesday 19th November 2013.

 

3.    

The Public Bill Committee shall have leave to sit twice on the first day on

 

which it meets.

 

Consideration and Third Reading

 

4.    

Proceedings on consideration shall (so far as not previously concluded) be

 

brought to a conclusion one hour before the moment of interruption on the

 

day on which those proceedings are commenced.

 

5.    

Proceedings on Third Reading shall (so far as not previously concluded) be

 

brought to a conclusion at the moment of interruption on that day.

 

6.    

Standing Order No. 83B (Programming committees) shall not apply to

 

proceedings on consideration and Third Reading.

 

Other proceedings

 

7.    

Any other proceedings on the Bill (including any proceedings on

 

consideration of Lords Amendments or on any further messages from the

 

Lords) may be programmed.

 


 
 

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Order of the Committee [29 October 2013]

 

That—

 

(1)  

the Committee shall (in addition to its first meeting at 8.55 am on Tuesday 29

 

October) meet—

 

(a)  

at 2.00 pm on Tuesday 29 October;

 

(b)  

at 11.30 am and 2.00 pm on Thursday 31 October;

 

(c)  

at 8.55 am and 2.00 pm on Tuesday 5 November;

 

(d)  

at 11.30 am and 2.00 pm on Thursday 7 November;

 

(e)  

at 8.55 am and 2.00 pm on Tuesday 12 November;

 

(f)  

at 8.55 am and 2.00 pm on Tuesday 19 November;

 

(2)  

the Committee shall hear oral evidence in accordance with the following

 

Table:

 

      TABLE

 

Date

Time

Witness

 
 

Tuesday 29

Until no later

Professor J Meirion Thomas, The

 
 

October

than 9.45 am

Royal Marsden; Jacqueline

 
   

Bishop, Brighton and Sussex

 
   

University Trust and co-chair of

 
   

the Overseas Visitors Advisory

 
   

Group, NHS

 
 

Tuesday 29

Until no later

British Medical Association; Royal

 
 

October

than 10.45 am

College of General Practitioners;

 
   

Academy of Medical Royal

 
   

Colleges

 
 

Tuesday 29

Until no later

MigrationWatch UK

 
 

October

than 11.25 am

  
 

Tuesday 29

Until no later

National Landlords Association;

 
 

October

than 3.00 pm

Residential Landlords Association;

 
   

UK Association of Lettings Agents

 
 

Tuesday 29

Until no later

Crisis

 
 

October

than 3.30 pm

  
 

Tuesday 29

Until no later

Universities UK

 
 

October

than 4.00 pm

  
 

Tuesday 29

Until no later

Immigration Law Practitioners’

 
 

October

than 4.30 pm

Association

 
 

Thursday 31

Until no later

JUSTICE

 
 

October

than 12.00

  
  

noon

  
 

Thursday 31

Until no later

Liberty

 
 

October

than 12.30 pm

  
 

Thursday 31

Until no later

Joint Council for the Welfare of

 
 

October

than 1.00 pm

Immigrants

 
 

Thursday 31

Until no later

Home Office

 
 

October

than 2.45 pm

  

 
 

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(3)  

proceedings on consideration of the Bill in Committee shall be taken in the

 

following order: Clauses 1 and 2; Schedule 1; Clauses 3 to 8; Schedule 2;

 

Clauses 9 to 15; Schedule 3; Clauses 16 to 47; Schedule 4; Clauses 48 to 53;

 

Schedule 5; Clauses 54 to 57; Schedule 6; Clause 58; Schedule 7; Clauses 59

 

to 62; Schedule 8; Clauses 63 to 66; new Clauses; new Schedules; remaining

 

proceedings on the Bill; and

 

(4)  

the proceedings shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a

 

conclusion at 5.00 pm on Tuesday 19 November.

 


 
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