Results 1–20 of 1984 for section 28

Written Answers — Leader of the House of Lords: Trade Bill (21 Jan 2019)

Baroness Evans of Bowes Park: ...are 21, 23 and 30 January and they have been advertised in Forthcoming Business. The remaining day will be rescheduled as a day had to be set aside for for the House to have a further debate under section 13 of the EU (Withdrawal) Act, which is now scheduled for 28 January. The recommended intervals between Bill stages are minimums, and it is not unusual for there to be a longer pause...

Written Answers — Leader of the House of Lords: Trade Bill (21 Jan 2019)

Baroness Evans of Bowes Park: anticipated four days have been scheduled and advertised (21, 23 and 30 January). The remaining day will be rescheduled as a day had to be set aside for the House to have a further debate under section 13 of the EU (Withdrawal) Act which is now scheduled for 28 January. The progress of all business is, as always, in the hands of the House. But the Usual Channels have agreed to those...

Written Ministerial Statements — Prime Minister: Statement under Section 13(4) of the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 (21 Jan 2019)

Theresa May: This statement is being made for the purposes of Section 13(4) of the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 and outlines how the Government intends to proceed in the light of the House’s decision on Tuesday 15 January 2019 not to agree to a resolution laid for the purposes of section 13(1)(b) of the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018. The Government will today table the motions required...

Civil Partnerships, Marriages and Deaths (Registration Etc.) Bill - Second Reading (18 Jan 2019)

Lord Cashman: ...that I was sitting with the noble Lord. His father said to him that he did not mind what he did, but he did not want to see him in public again with Boy George. When I led the campaign against Section 28 and I was featured on the evening news, my father, an old docker, said to my mother, “I don’t mind him being gay, but does he have to go on the news about it?” How times have...

Brexit: Stability of the Union - Motion to Take Note (17 Jan 2019)

Lord Young of Cookham: ...of the day and be flexible enough to meet new challenges. The noble Lord, Lord Lisvane, will understand that his Bill is unlikely to have an easy passage. My attention was caught by Clause 28(1), which says: “On commencement of this Section, the House of Lords shall cease to form part of Parliament”. Well, we may need to spend a little time on that one. The noble Lord will understand...

Takeovers (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 - Motion to Approve (15 Jan 2019)

Lord Henley: My Lords, these regulations will be made under powers in the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018. They amend Part 28 of the Companies Act 2006 so that the United Kingdom’s corporate takeovers regime can operate independently of the EU in the event of a no-deal exit. They provide clarity and certainty to businesses and shareholders. The takeovers regime ensures that shareholders receive...

Finance (No. 3) Bill: Review of the effectiveness of entrepreneurs’ relief (8 Jan 2019)

John Bercow: ...changes made to entrepreneur’s relief by Schedule 15 to this Act and lay a report of that review before the House of Commons within six months of the passing of this Act. (2) A review under this section must consider— (a) the effects of the provisions on business investment, (b) the effects of the provisions on employment, and (c) the effects of the provisions on productivity. (3) In...

Written Answers — Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government: Neighbourhood Planning Act 2017 (7 Jan 2019)

Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth: In relation to the Planning provisions in Part 1 of the Neighbourhood Planning Act 2017, Section 7 (Engagement by examiners with qualified bodies, etc) has not been commenced as the Department wishes to first see how effective recently produced sector led guidance by the Neighbourhood Planning Independent Examiner Referral Service is. Guidance required under Section 8(2) (Content of...

Written Answers — Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government: Letting Agents (17 Dec 2018)

Heather Wheeler: Section 20 of the Landlord and Tenant Act 1985 Technical Group met on three occasions: 11 July 2017, 28 September 2017 and 20 April 2018.

Public Bill Committee: Fisheries Bill: Power of Secretary of State to determine fishing opportunities (13 Dec 2018)

Alistair Carmichael: I beg to move amendment 28, in clause 18, page 10, line 7, at end insert— “( ) When determining fishing opportunities under this section, if the current biomass of the stock or the maximum sustainable yield are not able to be estimated reliably using the best available scientific advice, the Secretary of State must— (a) not use the uncertainty in that evidence as a reason for...

Scottish Parliament: UK Withdrawal from the European Union (Legal Continuity) (Scotland) Bill (United Kingdom Supreme Court Judgment) (13 Dec 2018)

...the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 itself? On the first issue, the Supreme Court has concluded that when this Parliament passed the continuity bill, the bill was, with the exception of section 17, within the competence of this Parliament. In reaching that conclusion, the court has confirmed the constitutional analysis that I and the other devolved law officers advanced in our...

Courts and Tribunals (Judiciary and Functions of Staff) Bill [Lords]: Authorised court and tribunal staff: legal advice and judicial functions (12 Dec 2018)

Yasmin Qureshi: I beg to move amendment 1, in page 3, line 28, leave out subsection 3 and insert— “(3) A statutory instrument containing regulations under this section may not be made unless a draft of the instrument has been laid before Parliament and approved by a resolution of each House.” This amendment would require that where statutory instruments delegating judicial functions to authorised...

Online Pornography (Commercial Basis) Regulations 2018 - Motion to Approve (11 Dec 2018)

Lord Clement-Jones: ...the impact and effectiveness of the current framework and changes in technology which may require alternative or additional means of achieving the objectives of the legislation. In addition, under Section 29 of the Digital Economy Act, 12 to 18 months after the entry into force of the scheme, the Secretary of State must produce a report on the impact and effectiveness of the regulatory...

Tenant Fees Bill - Report (11 Dec 2018)

...not apply (so that paragraph 3(c) does apply) if, before the deadline for agreement—(a) the landlord or a letting agent instructed by the landlord in relation to the proposed tenancy breaches section 1 or 2 by imposing a requirement under that section on the tenant or a person who is a relevant person in relation to the tenant, or(b) the landlord or a letting agent instructed by the...

European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018: Statutory Obligations on Ministers (11 Dec 2018)

Hilary Benn: ...a puff of wind. Can he clarify the following? If the withdrawal agreement comes back—the Government say that it will—before 21 January and is defeated, legally speaking, for the purposes of section 13 of the 2018 Act, is there still “agreement in principle” with the European Union? This is a very important point in view of the previous question that was asked, because even if it...

Public Bill Committee: Finance (No.3) Bill: Offshore matters or transfers: income tax and capital gains tax (11 Dec 2018)

Kirsty Blackman: I beg to move amendment 105, in clause 79, page 53, line 26, leave out from “tax” to end of line 28. This amendment would delete paragraph (b) of section 36A(7), which is being inserted into the Taxes Management Act 1970.

Select Committee on Education: Section 21 Evictions (6 Dec 2018)

Heather Wheeler: sell the property, or to enable them or a family member to move in. As I said, there is a clear legal protection for tenants, and a clear process that landlords must follow when carrying out a section 21 eviction. I appreciated hearing what the hon. Member for Easington had to say about selective licensing and borough-wide licensing, and about enforcement of property standards....

Gender Pay Gap (5 Dec 2018)

Hannah Bardell: ...the media, because they are so stark and so incredible. As she said, the Equal Pay Act 1970 preceded her entry into the world. Clearly legislation can be introduced, or repealed, as in the case of section 28, but that does not necessarily change culture. It is the duty of any Government and their politicians to ensure that we introduce not only legislation that creates equality, but...

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Witnesses: Video Recordings (5 Dec 2018)

Ann Coffey: To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, pursuant to the Answer of 13 March 2018 to Question 131011 on Witnesses; Video Recordings when the Government plans to start the roll-out of Section 28 of the Youth Justice and Criminal Evidence Act 1999.

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