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Amendments to the Tax Credits Bill

Tax Credits Bill -
Amendments to be debated in the House of Lords

Here you can browse the Amendments to the Tax Credits Bill to be moved on Report in the House of Lords.

  
After Clause 2
 
  
BY THE LORD HIGGINS
THE LORD ASTOR OF HEVER
 
     Insert the following new Clause-- 
     ("  .  Regulations made by the Board under section 2(1)(c) shall provide that where a couple is entitled to working families' tax credit the credit shall be paid to the principal carer.")Working families'
tax credit to be
paid to principal
carer.
  
After Clause 5
 
  
BY THE LORD HIGGINS
THE LORD ASTOR OF HEVER
 
     Insert the following Clause-- 
     ("  .  Recipients of a tax credit shall be entitled to the benefits to which claimants of family credit and disability working allowances were entitled under the National Health Service (Travelling Expenses and Remission of Charges) Regulations 1988 as they had effect immediately prior to the coming into force of this Act.")Passported benefits.
  
Clause 6
 
  
BY THE LORD HIGGINS
THE LORD ASTOR OF HEVER
 
     Page 4, line 21, at end insert--
 
    ("  (  ) for the payment of the costs of operating tax credits incurred by employers whose annual National Insurance contribution payments do not exceed £20,000;")
 
  
 
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