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House of Commons

 
 

Notices of Amendments

 

given up to and including

 

Monday 11 January 2016

 

New Amendments handed in are marked thus Parliamentary Star

 

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Public Bill Committee


 

Riot Compensation Bill


 

Note

 

This document includes all amendments tabled to date, arranged in the order they

 

relate to the Bill.

 

 


 

Mr David Lammy

 

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Parliamentary Star - white    

Clause  3,  page  3,  line  12,  at end insert “, which must be no shorter than 132

 

calendar days from the day on which the riot ends”

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This amendment would ensure that a person has at least 132 days from the end of the riot to make

 

a claim for compensation.

 

Mr David Lammy

 

6

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

Clause  3,  page  3,  line  14,  at end insert “, which must be no shorter than 132

 

calendar days from the day on which the riot ends”

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This amendment would ensure that a person has at least 132 days from the end of the riot to submit

 

details and evidence in relation to their claim.


 
 

Notices of Amendments: 11 January 2016                  

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Riot Compensation Bill, continued

 
 

Mr David Lammy

 

3

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

Clause  3,  page  3,  line  17,  leave out “may” and insert “must”

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This amendment would require the Secretary of State to require that any estimates of the cost of

 

repairs are to be prepared by approved contactors.

 


 

Mr David Lammy

 

1

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

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

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This amendment would remove the £1 million compensation cap.

 

Mr David Lammy

 

4

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

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.

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This amendment would ensure that money received by the claimant from emergency or recovery

 

funds in the aftermath of a riot does not reduce the amount of compensation a claimant receives.

 

Mr David Lammy

 

2

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

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

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This amendment is consequential on amendment 1.

 


 

 

Revised 12 January 2016