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Results 21–40 of 300 for "enterprise and regulatory reform bill"

Public Bill Committee: Intellectual Property Bill [Lords]: New Clause 2 - Future of intellectual property (30 Jan 2014)

Iain Wright: I beg to move, That the clause be read a Second time. I still bear the scars on my back that I received during Committee stage of the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill. I have fresh wounds this week, as a result of this Bill and I know that the Minister has, too. He will know that that Bill originally included clauses providing for secondary legislation to add or remove copyright...

Human Rights — Motion to Take Note (21 Nov 2013)

the Bishop of Derby: ..., what can we put into that relationship that will lead these issues to be taken seriously? In your Lordships’ House earlier this year, we made a decisive intervention during the passage of the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill about Dalits in our own country. First, how can we take that learning and that experience into our work with business in India to help people aim for a...

Oral Answers to Questions — Business, Innovation and Skills: Green Investment Bank (24 Oct 2013)

David Mowat: I thank the Secretary of State. It is impressive how quickly the bank has got up and running. However, the scope envisaged during the Committee stage of the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill, and indeed in the Bill’s green purpose, included low-carbon industries such as the nuclear supply chain. I understand that that did not get EU state aid clearance. Are we going to appeal against...

Written Answers — Women and Equalities: Castes (12 Sep 2013)

Helen Grant: Since the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill received Royal Assent on 25 April, Officials from the Government Equalities Office have attended meetings with both the Equality and Human Rights Commission and, at their request, the Anti-Caste Legislation Campaign.

Medical Innovation (No. 2): Clause 36 — Duty to Provide Membership Audit Certificate (11 Sep 2013)

Ian Murray: ...recall the now infamous Beecroft report, which would take this country’s employment rights and health and safety landscapes back to the era of Queen Victoria. When Beecroft appeared before the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill Committee last year, he said that he had absolutely no evidence to back up such claims on compensated no-fault dismissal and the abolition of the Gangmasters...

Intellectual Property Bill [HL]: Report (23 Jul 2013)

Lord Howarth of Newport: My Lords, the noble Lord, Lord Clement-Jones, takes us back quite nostalgically to the days of the passage of the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill. He is absolutely right to remind us of the importance of the metadata issue. It would be welcome if the annual report were to include a section describing such progress as may be being made on that important issue. I will speak to Amendment...

Added Tribunals (Employment Tribunals and Employment Appeal Tribunal) Order 2013 — Motion to Approve (8 Jul 2013)

Baroness Donaghy: My Lords, I am grateful to my noble friend Lord Beecham for raising these issues, and I will not cover the ground that he has already covered. During Committee on the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill, I congratulated the noble Lord, Lord Marland, who was then taking the Bill through this House, on the fact that the proposals regarding ACAS were right. They laid emphasis on mediation and...

Written Answers — Culture Media and Sport: Press: Regulation (8 Jul 2013)

Ed Vaizey: ...June 2013 Prior to 30 April, the Government was supporting the progression through Parliament of other elements of the cross-party agreement of 18 March, via both the Crime and Courts Bill and the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Caste Discrimination (4 Jul 2013)

Baroness Stowell of Beeston: As was recognised in the Parliamentary debates on caste during the passage of the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill, the changes to the Equality Act 2010, in regards to caste, need to be properly researched and consulted on. This process will inevitably take some time. We expect to be in a position to outline the timetable for it before the summer recess.

Leveson Report — Question (1 Jul 2013)

Lord Wallace of Saltaire: ...aware of the strength of feeling on all sides. Some elements of the agreement of 18 March have now been implemented, as the noble Lord will know, including within the Crime and Courts Bill and the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill. The noble Lord will also know that on 13 April the Press Standards Board of Finance petitioned the Privy Council with its own draft royal charter, which...

Business of the House (27 Jun 2013)

Andrew Tyrie: ...the Government are dragging their feet on this, bearing in mind that they were the prime movers in the creation of the commission. Nor can I understand their decision, in view of the fact that the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill, the Justice and Security Bill and the Crime and Courts Bill all had two days on Report.

Written Answers — Culture Media and Sport: Press: Regulation (20 Jun 2013)

Ed Vaizey: Prior to 30 April, the Government was supporting the progression through Parliament of other elements of the cross-party agreement of 18 March, via both the Crime and Courts Bill and the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill.

Legislation: Complexity — Question for Short Debate (19 Jun 2013)

Baroness Hayter of Kentish Town: ...in draft and cannot therefore be subject to pre-legislative scrutiny”, where that is the case. Fourthly, do not introduce “Christmas tree” Bills. Some of us spent a long time dealing with the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill, which was actually five different pieces of legislation. Fifthly, as the noble Lord, Lord Norton, said, do not revise existing Acts wherever you can but...

Intellectual Property Bill [HL]: Second Reading (22 May 2013)

Baroness Brinton: ...of Clause 16 to provide protection. I now move to Clause 4, on exceptions to the infringement of design rights. As others have already mentioned, we had considerable debate during the passage of the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill on this very issue. I respect and understand the concerns put forward by my noble friends Lady Buscombe and Lord Clement-Jones in those debates and others,...

Queen’s Speech — Debate (4th Day) (14 May 2013)

Lord Best: ...of the private rented sector. However, I was delighted that the efforts of your Lordships in support of the noble Baroness, Lady Hayter, led the Government to bring forward an amendment to the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill that will give the consumer greater protection by requiring all lettings and managing agents, who look after about 60% of the private rented sector, to be part...

Queen's Speech — Debate (3rd Day) (13 May 2013)

Baroness Turner of Camden: ...During the previous Session of Parliament we considered two pieces of legislation that one might have thought would have addressed some of these problems: the Growth and Infrastructure Bill and the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill. Both have now been accepted by both Houses, but both contained provisions weakening employment rights, making it more complicated and costly to sue for...

Public Bill Committee: Children and Families Bill: New Clause 58 - Child protection concerns and protected disclosures under the Employment Rights Act 1996 (25 Apr 2013)

Edward Timpson: ...guidance on child abuse reporting. The Department for Business, Innovation and Skills is implementing a number of measures to strengthen the UK’s whistleblowing protection framework through the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill, which is due to achieve Royal Assent shortly. As I said to the hon. Member for Croydon North, the Government have also made a commitment to review the...

Written Answers — Business, Innovation and Skills: Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 (25 Apr 2013)

Mike Weatherley: ...what definition of reasonable royalty his Department uses for the licensing of revived copyright under the repeal of Section 52 of the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 as set out in the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill.

Written Answers — Work and Pensions: Compensation Recovery Unit (25 Apr 2013)

Andy McDonald: ...Compensation Recovery Unit will no longer be able to recover as a consequence of implementation of legislative changes contemplated in (a) the provisions of Clause 61 and (b) other provisions of the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill.

Written Answers — Work and Pensions: Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill (25 Apr 2013)

Andy McDonald: ...estimate the net effect on the number of jobs in the care sector arising from the application to the commissioning of care services of the legislative provisions contemplated in Clause 61 of the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill.


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