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House of Commons

 
 

Tuesday 11 July 2017

 

Committee of the whole House

 

New Amendments handed in are marked thus Parliamentary Star

 

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Air Travel Organisers’ Licensing Bill


 

Note

 

This document includes all amendments tabled to date and includes any

 

withdrawn amendments at the end. The amendments have been arranged in the

 

order in which they relate to the Bill.

 

 


 

Andy McDonald

 

Karl Turner

 

Cat Smith

 

Rachael Maskell

 

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Clause  1,  page  1,  line  13,  at end insert—

 

“(4)    

The Government must publish a review within one year of this Act receiving

 

Royal Assent on the impact on UK consumers using EU-based companies

 

affected by changes to consumer protection introduced by this section.”

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This amendment requires the Government to review the impact of provisions under this section to

 

ensure that they are not adversely affecting UK consumers using EU-based companies.

 


 

Patricia Gibson

 

Alan Brown

 

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Clause  2,  page  2,  line  10,  at end insert—

 

“(8)    

Regulations under subsection (6) may not be laid before Parliament until the

 

Secretary of State has published an assessment of their impact and has launched


 
 

Committee of the whole House: 11 July 2017              

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Air Travel Organisers’ Licensing Bill, continued

 
 

a consultation on the proposed amendments to the definition of “Air Travel

 

Trust.””

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This amendment requires the Secretary of State to undertake an impact assessment and launch a

 

consultation before bringing forward any regulations to amend the definition of Air Travel Trust

 

under this Act.

 

Andy McDonald

 

Karl Turner

 

Cat Smith

 

Rachael Maskell

 

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Clause  2,  page  2,  line  10,  at end insert —

 

“(8)    

Before laying regulations under subsection (6), the Secretary of State must

 

publish a full impact assessment and consult on the proposals.”

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This amendment would require the Government to undertake a full impact assessment and

 

consultation before bringing forward regulations to create any new air travel trusts through an

 

affirmative resolution.

 


 

New Clause

 

Patricia Gibson

 

Alan Brown

 

NC1

 

To move the following Clause—

 

         

“Potential impact of leaving the EU on consumer protection under the ATOL

 

scheme

 

(1)    

The Secretary of State must carry out an assessment of the potential impact of the

 

UK’s exit from the European Union on consumer protection under the Air Travel

 

Organisers’ Licensing scheme and the Air Travel Trust.

 

(2)    

The Secretary of State must lay a report of the assessment before Parliament

 

within 12 months of the passing of this Act, and once in each calendar year

 

thereafter.”

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This new clause would require the Government to report regularly on the effect of Brexit on

 

consumer protection under the ATOL scheme and to report annually on the progress that is made.

 


 
 

Committee of the whole House: 11 July 2017              

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Air Travel Organisers’ Licensing Bill, continued

 
 

Order of the House [3 July 2017]

 

That the following provisions shall apply to the Air Travel Organisers’ Licensing Bill:

 

Committal

 

1.    

The Bill shall be committed to a Committee of the whole House.

 

Proceedings in Committee, on Consideration and up to and including Third Reading

 

2.    

Proceedings in Committee, any proceedings on Consideration and any

 

proceedings in legislative grand committee shall (so far as not previously

 

concluded) be brought to a conclusion two hours after the commencement of

 

proceedings in Committee of the whole House.

 

3.    

Proceedings on Third Reading shall (so far as not previously concluded) be

 

brought to a conclusion three hours after the commencement of proceedings

 

in Committee of the whole House.

 

4.    

Standing Order No. 83B (Programming committees) shall not apply to

 

proceedings in Committee of the whole House, to any proceedings on

 

Consideration or to other proceedings up to and including Third Reading.

 

Other proceedings

 

5.    

Any other proceedings on the Bill may be programmed.

 


 

 

Revised 10 July 2017