Welfare Reform Bill

AMENDMENTS
TO BE MOVED
IN GRAND COMMITTEE
[Supplementary to the Fourteenth Marshalled List]

Clause 93

BARONESS DONAGHY

99ZC*

Page 62, line 31, at end insert “including injuries disablement benefit”

LORD MCKENZIE OF LUTON

BARONESS HAYTER OF KENTISH TOWN

99ABAA*

Page 63, line 2, at end insert—

“( ) Regulations under this section must exclude housing benefit and any components of universal credit that relate to housing costs from the amount specified under subsection (5).”

99ACA*

Page 63, line 23, at end insert “other than council tax benefit”

Clause 97

LORD MCKENZIE OF LUTON

BARONESS HAYTER OF KENTISH TOWN

BARONESS LISTER OF BURTERSETT

102ZA*

Page 65, leave out lines 10 to 13 and insert—

“(a) to determine that payment related to the provision of support of children and for childcare costs should be paid to the main carer of those children,

(b) to determine that payment related to the provision of support for housing costs should be paid to a person liable for payment of those housing costs, so far as those costs are not paid directly to the landlord, or

(c) to determine that, where applicable, payments of universal credit shall be split between claimants in order to ensure payment is made in accordance with paragraphs (a) and (b).”

After Clause 97

LORD MCKENZIE OF LUTON

BARONESS HAYTER OF KENTISH TOWN

102B*

Insert the following new Clause—

“Tapering of support for universal credit

The amounts of universal credit as provided under section 1(3) shall be withdrawn—

(a) simultaneously, and

(b) in proportion to their contribution towards the claimant’s overall maximum award of universal credit.”

Clause 102

BARONESS LISTER OF BURTERSETT

103ZZZA*

Page 68, line 25, at end insert—

“(8) For the purposes of this section, “entitlement” means the amount that would have been awarded to the claimant had the claim been correctly represented and all relevant material facts disclosed for the period to which the overpayment applies.”

Prepared 16th November 2011