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House of Commons

 
 

Notices of Amendments

 

given on

 

Wednesday 12 November 2014

 

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

 

801-02, 803-05 and 809-11

 

Consideration of Bill


 

Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Bill, As Amended


 

Ian Murray

 

Toby Perkins

 

8

 

Clause  144,  page  134,  line  4,  at end insert—

 

“(6A)    

The Secretary of State shall provide an annual report to Parliament on the

 

effectiveness of—

 

(a)    

enforcement of the national minimum wage;

 

(b)    

the level of the financial penalty for underpayment, including but not

 

limited to its impact on compliance; and

 

(c)    

changes in provisions relating to the national minimum wage improving

 

other measures of pay in the labour market.”

 

Ian Murray

 

Toby Perkins

 

9

 

Clause  145,  page  134,  line  27,  at end insert—

 

“(3A)    

The Secretary of State shall make regulations containing provisions and measures

 

enabling and facilitating the enforcement by workers of the rights conferred under

 

this section. Those regulations shall be laid before each House of Parliament in

 

draft before being made, subject to affirmative resolution procedure.”

 

Ian Murray

 

Toby Perkins

 

10

 

Clause  145,  page  134,  line  36,  at end insert—

 

“(1A)    

Regulations made under section 27B, subsection (1), shall include provisions—

 

(a)    

giving zero hours workers the right to be awarded financial compensation

 

of amounts, and in circumstances, to be determined by the Secretary of

 

State;

 

(b)    

giving employment tribunals powers to enforce their adjudications,

 

including the award of any applicable compensation as referred to in


 
 

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Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Bill, continued

 
 

section (1A)(a), or imposition of any applicable penalty, in cases

 

involving zero hours workers; and

 

(c)    

imposing a legal obligation on an employer to offer a fixed hours contract

 

when a worker has worked regular hours for a continuous period, or

 

series of continuous periods, of employment, to be determined by the

 

Secretary of State.”

 

Mr Jonathan Djanogly

 

11

 

Clause  86,  page  59,  line  25,  leave out “853I” and insert “853H”

 

Mr Jonathan Djanogly

 

12

 

Clause  86,  page  63,  line  29,  leave out section 853I.

 

Mr Jonathan Djanogly

 

13

 

Clause  86,  page  64,  line  1,  leave out “or 853I(2)”

 

Mr Jonathan Djanogly

 

14

 

Clause  86,  page  64,  line  8,  leave out “853I”

 

Mr Jonathan Djanogly

 

15

 

Clause  86,  page  65,  line  7,  leave out “853I” and insert “853H”

 

Mr Jonathan Djanogly

 

16

 

Schedule  3,  page  159,  line  14,  leave out “apply to the court” and insert “decline the

 

request”

 

Mr Jonathan Djanogly

 

17

 

Schedule  3,  page  159,  leave out line 39 and insert “If the request is declined, the person

 

making the request may apply to the court, with notice to the company, for an order

 

directing the company to comply with the request.”

 

Mr Jonathan Djanogly

 

18

 

Schedule  3,  page  159,  line  41,  leave out “not”

 

Mr Jonathan Djanogly

 

19

 

Schedule  3,  page  159,  line  42,  leave out “not”

 

Mr Jonathan Djanogly

 

20

 

Schedule  3,  page  159,  line  44,  leave out “company’s” and insert “applicant’s”


 
 

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Mr Jonathan Djanogly

 

21

 

Schedule  3,  page  160,  line  1,  leave out “person who made the request even if that

 

person” and insert “company even if the company”

 

Mr Jonathan Djanogly

 

22

 

Schedule  3,  page  160,  line  6,  leave out “that the company is not” and insert “the

 

company”

 

Mr Jonathan Djanogly

 

23

 

Schedule  3,  page  160,  line  9,  leave out “does not direct the company not” and insert

 

“directs the company”

 

Mr Jonathan Djanogly

 

24

 

Schedule  3,  page  160,  line  15,  leave out “otherwise than in accordance with an

 

order of” and insert “where ordered by”

 


 
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