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SUPPLEMENT TO THE VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 
 

Tuesday 21 March 2017

 

Report Stage Proceedings

 

Intellectual Property (Unjustified Threats)


 

Bill [Lords]


 

Glossary

 

This document shows the fate of each clause, schedule, amendment and new clause.

 

The following terms are used:

 

Agreed to: agreed without a vote.

 

Agreed to on division: agreed following a vote.

 

Negatived: rejected without a vote.

 

Negatived on division: rejected following a vote.

 

Not called: debated in a group of amendments, but not put to a decision.

 

Not moved: not debated or put to a decision.

 

Question proposed: debate underway but not concluded.

 

Withdrawn after debate: moved and debated but then withdrawn, so not put to a decision.

 

Not selected: not chosen for debate by the Speaker.

 

 


 

Bill Esterson

 

Withdrawn after debate  NC1

 

To move the following Clause—

 

         

“Review of the impact of exiting the European Union on provisions within this

 

Act

 

( )    

Within 12 months of this Act coming into force, the Secretary of State must

 

prepare and publish a report on the impact of the Government’s plans for exiting

 

the European Union on the provisions within this Act, and must lay a copy of the

 

report before Parliament.”

 

 



 
 

Report Stage Proceedings: 21 March 2017                  

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Intellectual Property (Unjustified Threats) -[Lords], continued

 
 

Bill Esterson

 

Withdrawn after debate  1

 

Clause  1,  page  2,  line  15,  after “do,” insert “or claims to do,”

 

Bill Esterson

 

Not called  2

 

Clause  1,  page  2,  line  19,  at end insert—

 

“(4A)    

A threat of infringement proceedings is not actionable if the threat—

 

(a)    

is made to a person mentioned in subsection (4), and

 

(b)    

relates to—

 

(i)    

potential future acts of infringement, or

 

(ii)    

other acts of infringement

 

    

which are fundamentally similar to the current alleged act of

 

infringement.”

 

Bill Esterson

 

Not called  3

 

Clause  1,  page  2,  line  24,  at end insert—

 

“(7)    

In subsection (4)(a) “claims to do an act” means the person makes an explicit

 

claim in public that they are the manufacturer or importer of the product or

 

process.”

 

Bill read the third time and passed, without amendment.

 


 

 

Revised 21 March 2017