Clause 46 — Remedy for damage to device or to other digital content

Part of Prohibition of Unpaid Internships – in the House of Commons at 7:13 pm on 13th May 2014.

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Amendment made: 13, page 28, line 31, at end insert—

‘(4A) A compensation payment under this section must be made without undue delay, and in any event within 14 days beginning with the day on which the trader agrees that the consumer is entitled to the payment.

(4B) The trader must not impose any fee on the consumer in respect of the payment.’.—(Jenny Willott.)

This amendment requires that compensation for damage caused by digital content to other digital content or hardware must be provided by the trader to the consumer without undue delay and at the latest within 14 days. It also provides that no fee can be charged for this payment.