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SUPPLEMENT TO THE VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 
 

Friday 5 February 2016

 

Report Stage Proceedings

 

Riot Compensation Bill


 

Mike Wood

 

Agreed to  1

 

Clause  3,  page  3,  line  16,  at end insert—

 

“( )    

Regulations under subsection (3)(b) or (3)(d) must provide that—

 

(a)    

the time period within which a claim may be made ends no earlier than

 

42 days from the date of the riot;

 

(b)    

the time period within which details and evidence must be submitted ends

 

no earlier than 90 days from the date the claimant first made the claim.”

 


 

Mr David Lammy

 

Withdrawn  4

 

Clause  8,  page  5,  line  19,  leave out from “compensation” to “that”

 

Mr David Lammy

 

Not called  6

 

Clause  8,  page  5,  line  19,  leave out from “maximum” to “per”

 

Mr David Lammy

 

Not called  5

 

Clause  8,  page  5,  line  19,  leave out “1” and insert “10”

 

Mr David Lammy

 

Not called  7

 

Clause  8,  page  5,  line  20,  at end insert—

 

“(1A)    

The compensation cap (the “cap”) under subsection (1) must be determined, and

 

revised  every three years, by regulations made by the Secretary of State, with the

 

following  elements:

 

(a)    

the cap may apply differently, or be set at a different level, in different

 

areas; and


 
 

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Riot Compensation Bill, continued

 
 

(b)    

the Secretary of State must publish:

 

(i)    

the methodology used; and

 

(ii)    

the first draft determination of the cap for public consultation     

 

within a month of the day after the day on which this Act is

 

passed.

 

(1B)    

The Secretary of State must lay before the House of Commons a draft of the

 

regulations making the final determination or revision in a statutory instrument

 

alongside a statement of whether and how the responses to the public consultation

 

were taken into account.

 

(1C)    

A statutory instrument under subsection (1B) must be laid in draft before the

 

House of Commons and may not be made until approved by resolution of that

 

House.

 

(1D)    

Notwithstanding section 12, section 8 shall come into force on the day after the

 

day on which this Act is passed for the purposes of subsection (1A).

 

(1E)    

Until a determination has been approved by the House of Commons, no cap shall

 

apply.

 

Mike Wood

 

Agreed to  2

 

Clause  8,  page  5,  line  23,  at end insert “, except in the circumstances described in

 

subsection (2A).

 

(2A)    

Where a claimant’s home is rendered uninhabitable, the amount of compensation

 

may reflect costs that the claimant incurs as a result of needing alternative

 

accommodation.”

 

Mike Wood

 

Agreed to  3

 

Clause  8,  page  5,  line  26,  at end insert—

 

“( )    

considerations that decision-makers must take into account in deciding the

 

amount of compensation payable as a result of a claimant needing alternative

 

accommodation (and the regulations may include provision limiting the amount

 

of time for which the costs of alternative accommodation may be claimed),”

 

Mr David Lammy

 

Not called  8

 

Clause  8,  page  5,  line  29,  at end insert—

 

“(3A)    

Money received by the claimant from emergency or recovery funds, whether    

 

funded publicly or privately, in the aftermath of a riot must not be taken into       

 

account by the decision maker when deciding the amount of compensation to be      

 

paid.

 

Mr David Lammy

 

Not called  9

 

Clause  8,  page  6,  leave out lines 16 and 17


 
 

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Riot Compensation Bill, continued

 
 

Mr David Lammy

 

Withdrawn  10

 

Clause  8,  page  6,  line  17,  at end insert—

 

    

“The Secretary of State shall make arrangements for the production of, and lay

 

before each House, a report of an assessment of the effectiveness of the

 

provisions of this Act, from time to time, but also—

 

(a)    

after any riot in relation to which compensation was paid under this Act;

 

and

 

(b)    

after each period of five years beginning on the date that section 8 came

 

into force.”

 

Bill read the third time, and passed.

 


 

 

Revised 05 February 2016