There have been votes in Parliament on the question of if pub companies should be required to offer their tenants an option to rent the premises with no requirement to buy beer, and other supplies, from the pub company.
Derek Thomas consistently voted for requiring pub companies to offer pub landlords rent-only leases
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On 2 Feb 2016:
Derek Thomas voted for a Small Business Commissioner to address disputes with larger businesses; to protect the term apprenticeship in law; to require insurers to pay insurance claims within a reasonable time and for other measures intended to support the growth of enterprise in the UK.
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