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Amendments to the Employment Relations Bill

Employment Relations Bill -
Amendments to be debated in the House of Lords

Here you can browse the Amendments to the Employment Relations Bill to be moved in Committee in the House of Lords.

  
Clause 13
 
  
BY THE BARONESS MILLER OF HENDON
THE BARONESS DENTON OF WAKEFIELD
THE BARONESS SECCOMBE
 
     Page 7, line 40, leave out from ("employer") to ("or") in line 41 and insert ("dismissing the worker or subjecting him to a financial detriment or giving him a final written warning,") 
     Page 7, line 42, leave out from ("performance") to end of line 43 and insert ("by the employer in relation to a particular worker of either an express contractual duty relating to a serious matter or of a statutory duty") 
  
Clause 17
 
  
BY THE BARONESS MILLER OF HENDON
THE BARONESS DENTON OF WAKEFIELD
THE BARONESS SECCOMBE
 
     Page 10, line 17, at end insert--
 
    ("(  )  Before making regulations under this section the Secretary of State shall--
    (a)  publish the draft regulations;
    (b)  consider any representations made to him about the draft regulations; and
    (c)  if he thinks it appropriate, modify the draft regulations in the light of any representations made to him.")
 
  
Clause 20
 
  
BY THE BARONESS MILLER OF HENDON
THE BARONESS DENTON OF WAKEFIELD
THE BARONESS SECCOMBE
 
     Page 11, line 39, at end insert--
 
    ("(8)  Before making an order under this section the Secretary of State shall--
    (a)  publish the draft order;
    (b)  consider any representations made to him about the draft order; and
    (c)  if he thinks it appropriate, modify the draft order in the light of any representations made to him.")
 
  
Schedule 1
 
  
BY THE BARONESS MILLER OF HENDON
THE BARONESS DENTON OF WAKEFIELD
THE BARONESS SECCOMBE
 
     Page 18, line 28, at end insert ("; and
    (d)  identifies any specific issues on which the union or unions--
          (i)  are currently seeking recognition, or
          (ii)  will seek recognition in the future, or both.")
 
     Page 18, line 47, leave out ("10") and insert ("20") 
     Page 19, line 36, leave out ("10") and insert ("20") 
     Page 21, line 30, leave out ("compatible with") and insert ("supportive of") 
     Page 24, line 9, at end insert ("provided that, unless the employer otherwise agrees, such access shall only be required to be granted on each occasion outside the hours the employees are required to work and shall be restricted to such parts of the employer's premises as he may from time to time designate") 
     Page 25, line 2, leave out from beginning to ("by") in line 3 
     Page 25, line 4, leave out ("their half of") 
     Page 25, line 8, leave out ("the employer and") 
  
 
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