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Upcoming Business – Lords: Grand Committee (28 July 2014)

National Minimum Wage (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 2014 – Viscount Younger of Leckie. Orders and Regulations; 2:00 pm

Upcoming Business – Lords: Grand Committee (28 July 2014)

National Minimum Wage (Amendment) (No. 3) Regulations 2014 – Viscount Younger of Leckie. Orders and Regulations

Written Answers — Justice: Minimum Wage (21 July 2014)

Shailesh Vara: The National Minimum Wage jurisdiction relates to suffering a detriment and or/dismissal related to failure to pay the minimum wage or allow access to records. The data is given in the following table. This information is published in Tribunals Statistics Quarterly, available at the following link: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/tribunal-statisti cs-quarterly-january-to-march-2014...

Bill Presented — Counsellors and Psychotherapists (Regulation) Bill: Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Bill (16 July 2014) See 6 other results from this debate

Matthew Hancock: ...of the Bill that deals with employment law. There was strong support, particularly from the Opposition Front Bench, as well as from my hon. Friends the Members for Warwick and Leamington (Chris White) and for North Swindon, for the measures to ensure that the national minimum wage works properly, with proper penalties for those who breach it. I am a strong supporter of the national minimum...

Written Answers — Business, Innovation and Skills: Minimum Wage (16 July 2014) See 1 other result from this answer

David Crausby: To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills if he will take steps to increase the national minimum wage so that its real terms value is equal to that of January 2010.

Written Answers — Business, Innovation and Skills: Skilled Workers (16 July 2014)

Jo Swinson: In order to protect the rights of workers, this Department is taking a tougher approach on all employers that break minimum wage law. We have already made it simpler to name and shame employers that break the law in this area. The revised Naming and Shaming scheme came into effect on 1 October 2013. The new rules are part of Government efforts to toughen up enforcement of the National...

Bill Presented: Childcare Payments Bill (14 July 2014)

Nicky Morgan: ...need to remember that under the present system less than 5% of employers offer employer-supported child care, leaving more than half of all employees—as well as all self-employed parents, and most employees on the minimum wage—without support. In contrast, tax-free child care will be available to all working families provided that they meet the eligibility criteria. As such, we...

Written Answers — Health: Social Services (10 July 2014)

Norman Lamb: ...under the provisions of the Care Act 2014, draft statutory Care Act guidance or draft regulations on the Care Act, to show that they pay social care providers enough to pay their staff at least the minimum wage, including remuneration for travel time between appointments. Social care providers must fulfil their legal obligations as employers which include ensuring that staff salaries...

Written Answers — Treasury: Minimum Wage: Scotland (10 July 2014) See 1 other result from this answer

Pamela Nash: To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer pursuant to the answer of 10 April 2013, Official Report, column 1177W, on minimum wage: Scotland, how many staff were in the national minimum wage team monitoring Scotland at the most recent date in 2014 for which records are available.

Opposition Day — [4th Allotted Day]: Technical and Vocational Education (9 July 2014)

Pauline Latham: ...I am pleased to say that as a result of the focus on running courses that are attractive to employers, the employment rate among Derby graduates within six months of course completion is 4.6% above the national average of 92%. That again illustrates that higher education institutions in this country are following the Government’s lead and providing high-quality and well-regarded...

Opposition Day — [4th Allotted Day]: Housing Supply (9 July 2014)

Caroline Lucas: ...after 18 years of deliberate Tory neglect. It is just a shame that this was done at the expense of building the council homes that were needed. For example, only 60 council homes—a tiny number—were built nationally in 2001-2002. By 2008-9, the figure had gone up, with 490 council homes completed in that year, but that was still fewer than one per constituency. The number of...

Modern Slavery Bill (8 July 2014) See 3 other results from this debate

Kerry McCarthy: .... She had lured 11 known victims from Lithuania to work for a pittance in Bristol. We were not sure whether they were told that they would have to pay for their travel, but the cost was deducted from their wages, which were much lower than the minimum wage, and their rent was deducted. They were not quite kept captive, but they were locked in the building without keys and could come and go...

Written Answers — Treasury: Minimum Wage (8 July 2014)

David Gauke: The Government takes the enforcement of national minimum wage (NMW) very seriously and HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) review every complaint that is referred to them, investigating the complaint and, in addition, carrying out targeted enforcement where we identify a high risk of non-payment of NMW. The majority of employers identified as paying below the NMW will pay arrears on receipt of a...

Written Answers — Treasury: Minimum Wage (8 July 2014)

David Gauke: The Department for Business Innovation and Skills (BIS) is responsible for National Minimum Wage (NMW) policy, including the policy on compliance and enforcement. HM Revenue and Customs enforces the NMW Act on behalf of BIS. BIS have set out how the Government operates the civil and criminal enforcement of the NMW in a policy document headed ‘Policy on HM Revenue and Customs...

Written Answers — House of Lords: Apprentices (8 July 2014)

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon: ...Learning Act 2009 (ASCL), apprentices are employed under an Apprenticeship Agreement, this ensures they are protected under the Employment Rights Act 1996. Apprentices’ pay is covered under the National Minimum Wage regulations and HMRC is responsible for ensuring compliance with these regulations. HMRC provides comprehensive advice and guidance for employees through the Pay and Work...

Select Committee on Foreign Affairs: Social Mobility/Child Poverty Strategy (3 July 2014) See 4 other results from this debate

David Laws: ...but it is really important. If we did not think that money was important we would not have the pupil premium, which is about money, accountability and best practice. We must make sure that we have a fairer national funding formula. We are making the biggest step for 10 or 20 years towards fairer school funding through the minimum funding levels we are introducing, and I hope that my right...

Rural Economy — Motion to Take Note (3 July 2014) See 1 other result from this debate

Baroness Royall of Blaisdon: ...and conurbations, and I recognise that at times my own party has been guilty of that. However, harnessing the talents and skills of rural Britain is absolutely key to the future success of our nation. The noble Earl mentioned national parks and areas of outstanding natural beauty. I should be grateful if the Minister would agree to meet me to discuss a long-standing application from the...

Local Government Procurement (3 July 2014)

Brandon Lewis: ...to raise concerns about public procurement practices and cut down on red tape by ensuring that regulations affecting businesses are reviewed frequently and remain effective. It will deter employers from breaking the national minimum wage legislation by creating a power to allow the penalty for underpayment to be imposed on employers on a per-worker basis, and it will stop the abuse of...

Economy: Manufacturing — Motion to Take Note (3 July 2014)

Lord Chidgey: ...% post war to less than 20%, with over 1 million skilled workers out of work for more than a year. The noble Lord, Lord Monks, will remember that when he was secretary-general of the TUC and I came to chat to him in his office about the national minimum wage, these were the issues that we had to cope with back in the early 1990s. Today, manufacturing represents some 11% of the UK’s...

Bills Presented — Affordable Homes Bill: Low Pay Commission (National Minimum Wage) Bill (2 July 2014)

Low Pay Commission (National Minimum Wage) Bill

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