Clause 14

Part of Employment Bill [Lords] – in a Public Bill Committee at 5:15 pm on 14 October 2008.

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Photo of Jonathan Djanogly Jonathan Djanogly Shadow Minister (Business, Innovation and Skills), Shadow Solicitor General, Shadow Minister (Justice), Shadow Solicitor General 5:15, 14 October 2008

We support the clause and have seen significant evidence that voluntary workers have been left out of pocket because of their inability to claim expenses. I would imagine that some likely volunteers have been unable to volunteer because of that. We hope therefore that the clause will encourage more people to volunteer.