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Public Bill Committee Proceedings: 16th October 2007      



Child Maintenance and Other Payments Bill, continued



Employers, corporate bodies or individuals whose activities have


resulted in the exposure of people to asbestos fibres, shall be under a duty


to take all reasonable steps to provide timely details of their insurers.



Such insurers shall have a duty to respond to claims enquiries in a timely


manner. The Secretary of State shall make provision by regulation to levy


charges where, in his opinion, there has been unreasonable delay in the


provision of such information.”.’.



Right of appeal


Andrew Selous


Mr Mark Harper


Mr Stewart Jackson


Withdrawn  NC22


To move the following Clause:—


‘Parents with care shall have the right to seek enforcement by magistrates’ court


(or, in Scotland by the Sheriff) of the Commission’s assessment of the non-


resident parents debt, if there has not been full recovery of the debt by the


Commission within one year of the Commission commencing enforcement


action to recover the debts concerned.’.


Mr James Plaskitt


Agreed to


That certain written evidence already reported to the House be appended to the


proceedings of the Committee.


Bill, as amended, to be reported.


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