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House of Commons

 
 

Wednesday 31 January 2018

 

Public Bill Committee Proceedings

 

Parental Bereavement (Leave and Pay) Bill


 

[First Sitting]


 

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Withdrawn after debate: moved and debated but then withdrawn, so not put to a decision.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

 

 


 

Kevin Hollinrake

 

That, if proceedings on the Parental Bereavement (Leave and Pay) Bill are not

 

completed at this day’s sitting, the Committee shall meet on Wednesdays while the House

 

is sitting at 2.00 pm.

 

Agreed to

 


 

Clause 1 Agreed to.

 

Clause 2 Agreed to.


 
 

Public Bill Committee Proceedings: 31 January 2018        

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Parental Bereavement (Leave and Pay) Bill, continued

 
 

Patricia Gibson

 

David Linden

 

Gavin Newlands

 

Withdrawn after debate  NC2

 

To move the following Clause—

 

         

“Parental bereavement leave and pay: review of extension of entitlement

 

The Secretary of State must, within three months of this Act being passed, lay a

 

report before Parliament reviewing the extension of entitlement to parental

 

bereavement leave and pay to people who are self-employed or are employed on

 

zero-hours contracts.”

 

 


 

Victoria Prentis

 

Withdrawn after debate  16

 

Schedule,  page  2,  line  15,  at end insert “Such relationship with the child may

 

include—

 

(a)    

the mother as identified on the child’s birth certificate,

 

(b)    

the father as identified on the child’s birth certificate,

 

(c)    

the step-parent of the child, by virtue of marriage or civil partnership with

 

the mother or father at the time of birth, and

 

(d)    

the adoptive parent of the child.”

 

Carolyn Harris

 

Not called  21

 

Schedule,  page  2,  line  15,  at end insert “Such relationship with the child may

 

include—

 

(a)    

a person with parental responsibility, as defined by section 3 (Meaning

 

of “parental responsibility”) of the Children Act 1989, for the child, and

 

(b)    

a person who is the child’s foster parent.”

 

Carolyn Harris

 

Not called  22

 

Schedule,  page  2,  line  15,  at end insert—

 

“(2A)    

For the purpose of this section “foster parent” means—

 

(a)    

a local authority foster parent within the meaning of the Children Act

 

1989,

 

(b)    

a person with whom a child has been placed by a voluntary organisation

 

under section 59(1)(a) of that Act, or

 

(c)    

a private foster parent within the meaning of section 53 of the

 

Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act 2006.”

 

[Adjourned until Wednesday 7 February at 2pm


 

 

Revised 31 January 2018