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LORDS amendments to the

Consumer Credit Bill

[The page and line references are to HL Bill 18, the bill as first printed for the Lords.]

Clause 7


Page 6, line 9, leave out “his” and insert “the debtor’s”

Clause 20


Page 15, leave out line 24

Clause 29


Page 24, line 6, at end insert—



For the purposes of subsection (2A)(e), the business practices which the


OFT may consider to be deceitful or oppressive or otherwise unfair or


improper include practices in the carrying on of a consumer credit business


that appear to the OFT to involve irresponsible lending.””

Clause 50


Page 42, line 20, leave out from “against” to “in” in line 21 and insert “the officer,


the enforcement authority of which he is an officer or the OFT”

Clause 68


Page 54, line 1, leave out from “section” to “House” in line 2 and insert “may not


be made by the Secretary of State unless a draft has been laid before and approved


by a resolution of each”

Bill 15354/1



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