Welfare Benefits Up-rating Bill

AMENDMENTS
TO BE MOVED
IN COMMITTEE

After Clause 2

BARONESS LISTER OF BURTERSETT

 

Insert the following new Clause—

“Duty on the Secretary of State

Before enactment, the Secretary of State shall lay before both Houses of Parliament a report which states—

(a) his assessment of the adequacy of the social security benefits listed in Schedule 1;

(b) the principles upon which the future up-rating of all benefits and tax credits covered by this Act will be based.”

Schedule 1

BARONESS LISTER OF BURTERSETT

 

Baroness Lister of Burtersett gives notice of her intention to oppose the Question that the Schedule be the Schedule to the Bill.

Prepared 13th February 2013