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Tuesday 21 March 2017


Report Stage Proceedings


Intellectual Property (Unjustified Threats)


Bill [Lords]




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Withdrawn after debate: moved and debated but then withdrawn, so not put to a decision.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Withdrawn after debate  NC1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




( )    

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                  



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Withdrawn after debate  1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—



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



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



relates to—



potential future acts of infringement, or



other acts of infringement



which are fundamentally similar to the current alleged act of




Bill Esterson


Not called  3


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



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




Bill read the third time and passed, without amendment.




Revised 21 March 2017