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- Upcoming Business – Lords: Grand Committee (2 March 2015)
National Minimum Wage Regulations 2015.
- Upcoming Business – Commons: General Committee (2 March 2015)
Fourth Delegated Legislation Committee: Draft National Minimum Wage Regulations 2015.
- Written Answers — HM Treasury: Minimum Wage (27 February 2015)
Lisa Nandy: To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, how many successful prosecutions for breaches of national minimum wage legislation there have been since 2010.
- Written Answers — HM Treasury: Minimum Wage (26 February 2015)
Stephen Timms: To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, how many notices of underpayment of national minimum wage were issued in respect of employers with (a) zero to nine, (b) 10 to 49, (c) 50 to 249 and (d) more than 250 employees in each year since 2009-10.
- Modern Slavery Bill — Report (2nd Day) (Continued) (25 February 2015)
Baroness Kennedy of Cradley: ...published. Part 6, on transparency in supply chains, was a welcome addition, as is government Amendment 97. I thank the noble Lord, Lord Bates, for his positive engagement with this issue. Having minimum criteria in the Bill will not only help business, it will help consumers and civil society. It will also help the Government as, with minimum criteria, there will be clarity about what...
- Modern Slavery Bill — Report (2nd Day) (25 February 2015) See 2 other results from this debate
Lord Bates: .... The House will note that sectors not covered by the GLA are already regulated. Last year more than 53,000 callers were helped by the pay and work rights helpline, and more than 23,000 workers were helped to recover wage arrears by the national minimum wage enforcement team. In addition, employment agencies not covered by the GLA are regulated by the Employment Agency Standards...
- Opposition Day — [18th Allotted Day]: Members’ Paid Directorships and Consultancies (25 February 2015)
Dominic Raab: ...one area of experience from outside this place? It is very important to have business experience in the House of Commons, whether in considering issues of business red tape, business taxation, jobs growth or even the minimum wage, which is very close to the hearts of Opposition Members. There is the whole issue of whether increasing the minimum wage would result in more unemployment. They...
- Oral Answers to Questions — Scotland: Living Wage (25 February 2015) See 2 other results from this debate
Gemma Doyle: A Labour Government will ban the use of exploitative zero-hours contracts, which leave people not only not making the living wage, but unable to make a living on the minimum wage. Why will this Government not do the same?
- Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Vacancies: Internet (25 February 2015)
Esther McVey: ...of an actual (genuine) job or work opportunity. Further, there is also the requirement that all job postings comply to employment related legislation such as Working Time Legislation and National Minimum Wage. When a job is being advertised on behalf of another employer (e.g. recruitment agency or job board) a contract should be in place with the end employer. The onus is upon the...
- Written Answers — Cabinet Office: Minimum Wage (25 February 2015)
Gloria De Piero: To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, how many (a) men and (b) women were earning the minimum wage in each of the last five years.
- Written Answers — Cabinet Office: Minimum Wage (25 February 2015)
Gloria De Piero: To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, what proportion of people were earning the minimum wage in each ethnic group in each of the last five years; and what proportion of people earning the minimum wage were in each ethnic group in each of the last five years.
- Written Answers — Department of Health: Social Services (25 February 2015) See 1 other result from this answer
David Ward: ...of State for Health, what steps his Department has taken to ensure that local authorities commission adult social care services at an hourly rate which provides for staff to receive the national minimum wage and includes travel time between clients.
- Northern Ireland Assembly: Executive Committee Business: Welfare Reform Bill: Further Consideration Stage (24 February 2015) See 1 other result from this debate
John McCallister: ...have been making: that you need to look at welfare reform in the round of your other policies around the economy. Are you going to grow? Are you going to create skills? What about issues around the living wage and minimum wage? How do we encourage companies that can afford to pay the living wage to do so? What do we do? What about the public sector? We are entering into a phase in...
- Consumer Rights Bill — Commons Reason (24 February 2015)
Viscount Younger of Leckie: ...basis that a fine is payable only if a suspected crime, which turns out to be an actual crime, is not reported. Your Lordships may be interested to be reminded that, for example, a fine of up to £20,000 is payable by employers for not paying the minimum wage. I turn now to the second, welcome, element of the Government’s amendment—the statutory review. I welcome it because...
- Infrastructure (South-West) — [Dr William McCrea in the Chair] (24 February 2015)
Lisa Nandy: ...during the Olympics of a company in the Wigan borough that was commissioned to steward parts of the Olympics. The treatment of the staff in that company was found, when it was investigated, to be absolutely appalling. It was undercutting the minimum wage. There was no regard whatever for people’s terms and conditions, to the extent that staff were made to sleep under a bridge...
- Written Answers — Department for Business, Innovation and Skills: Social Services: Pay (24 February 2015)
Jo Swinson: The Government already makes clear in legislation and guidance that travel time between assignments should be paid at least the appropriate National Minimum Wage (NMW) rate. Whether a worker paid by the hour is entitled to the minimum wage for periods such as the time spent travelling between home and their first assignment and between their last assignment and home depends on the terms of...
- Written Answers — HM Treasury: Social Services: Pay (24 February 2015) See 1 other result from this answer
Paul Blomfield: To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, with reference to comments by the Minister of State for Care and Support in the Daily Telegraph on 7 February 2015, on investigations into minimum wage payment in the social care sector, when HM Revenue and Customs will complete its investigations into the six companies; how the companies to be investigated were identified; and if he will take steps to...
- Modern Slavery Bill: Report (1st Day) (Continued) (23 February 2015) See 1 other result from this debate
Lord Bates: .... Amendment 17 would require the Secretary of State to complete a consultation on access by victims of modern slavery to the employment tribunal to make claims, including for payment of the national minimum wage. I assure noble Lords that all employees and workers in the United Kingdom are entitled to protection under our employment law, and those working legally in Great Britain will have...
- Northern Ireland Assembly: Private Members' Business: Block Grant: Reductions (23 February 2015)
Daithí McKay: ...a more sustainable economy. People want to work, people want to participate in society, and people are better able to participate in the economy from a base of individual security. This is crucial, and it is crucial that our people are paid a living wage. Paying the living wage to workers is not just an aspirational goal, as some would say. We believe that, at the formation of the next...