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Notices of Amendments


given on


Monday 21st July 2008


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Employment Bill [Lords] Committee 1 and 3


Public Bill Committee


Employment Bill [Lords]


Enforcement of unpaid Employment Tribunal awards


Sarah Teather


Lorely Burt




To move the following Clause:—



The Secretary of State shall by order make regulations to enforce the recovery, on


behalf of the claimant, of any Employment Tribunal monetary award not fully


paid by the respondent within forty-two days of the date on which judgment was


sent to the parties, and for the recovery of all associated enforcement costs from


the respondent.



Regulations made under subsection (1) shall—



identify organisations responsible for recovery of awards under


subsection (1),



provide powers enabling organisations identified under paragraph (a) to


recover awards and associated costs as set out in subsection (1),



provide for the regulation of organisation operating under this section.



Regulations under subsection (1) shall be made by statutory instrument.



No regulations may be made under subsection (1) unless a draft of the instrument


containing the regulations has been laid before and approved by a resolution of,


each House of Parliament.’.


Notices of Amendments: 21st July 2008                  



Employment Bill-[ [], continued


Exchange of information between National Minimum Wage and Employment Agency


Standards Inspectors


Sarah Teather


Lorely Burt




To move the following Clause:—



After section 9(4)(a)(iv) of the Employment Agencies Act 1973 (c. 35) there is





to a National Minimum Wage inspector of HM Revenue


and Customs for the purposes of the exercise of their


respective enforcement functions under the National


Minimum Wage Act 1998 (c. 39).”.



After section 15(4)(b) of the National Minimum Wage Act 1998 (c. 39) there is





may be supplied by, or with the authorisation of, the Secretary of


State to an inspector of the Employment Agency Standards


Inspectorate for the purposes of the exercise of their respective


enforcement functions under the Employment Agencies Act




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