Welfare Reform Bill

AMENDMENTS
TO BE MOVED
ON REPORT

Clause 7

BARONESS MEACHER

BARONESS LISTER OF BURTERSETT

 

Page 3, line 35, leave out from “payable” to end of line 36 and insert “twice a month”

Clause 51

LORD PATEL

 

Page 36, line 34, leave out “365 days” and insert “a prescribed number of days which must be at least 730”

 

Page 37, line 22, at end insert—

“( ) Where a person has, within the previous 5 years of the date of the claim, ceased to be entitled to a contributory employment and support allowance by virtue of section 1A(1) of the Welfare Reform Act 2007 and—

(a) has limited capability for work-related activity, and

(b) since he or she last ceased to be entitled to a contributory employment support allowance, has had limited capability for work for the purposes of Part 1 of the Welfare Reform Act,

they shall be entitled to the contributory allowance.”

Clause 52

THE EARL OF LISTOWEL

 

Leave out Clause 52 and insert the following new Clause—

“Condition relating to youth

For paragraph 4 of Schedule 1 to the Welfare Reform Act 2007 (condition relating to youth) substitute—

“(4) The third condition is that—

(a) the claimant has limited capability for work-related activity;

(b) he or she was under 20 when the relevant period of limited capability for work began; and

(c) he or she has had limited capability for work for at least 28 weeks.””

Prepared 7th December 2011