Welfare Reform Bill

AMENDMENTS
TO BE MOVED
IN GRAND COMMITTEE

Clause 7

BARONESS LISTER OF BURTERSETT

LORD KIRKWOOD OF KIRKHOPE

 

Page 3, line 35, leave out from “payable” to end of line 36 and insert “twice per month”

 

Page 3, line 36, at end insert “so that it is payable either twice per month or monthly, as the claimant chooses”

 

Page 3, line 36, at end insert “so that it is payable twice per month where requested by the claimant”

 

Page 3, line 40, at end insert—

“( ) The Secretary of State shall conduct a review into the impact on claimants of monthly payments of universal credit to conclude one year after the coming into force of this Act and annually thereafter until 2018, and shall publish the reviews to both Houses of Parliament.”

Clause 51

LORD PATEL

 

Page 36, leave out lines 32 and 33 and insert—

“(a) does not include any days occurring before the coming into force of this section.”

 

Page 36, line 35, at end insert—

“(c) does not include any days during the 13-week assessment phase”

 

Page 36, line 35, at end insert—

“(4) The period of days referred to in subsection (1) shall restart following any period in which a person is a member of the support group.”

 

Lord Patel gives notice of his intention to oppose the Question that Clause 51 stand part of the Bill.

Prepared 15th September 2011