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Amendments to the Child Support, Pensions and Social Security Bill

Child Support, Pensions and Social Security Bill -
Amendments to be debated in the House of Lords

Here you can browse the Amendments to the Child Support, Pensions and Social Security Bill to be moved on Report in the House of Lords.

  
Clause 3
 
  
BY THE LORD HIGGINS
THE LORD ASTOR OF HEVER
THE BARONESS BUSCOMBE
 
     Page 3, line 12, leave out ("may") and insert ("shall") 
     Page 3, line 24, leave out from ("may") to ("(a") in line 25 and insert ("only fail to take the action required of him by subsection (3) if so asked by the parent") 
     Page 3, line 25, after ("if") insert (", within 14 days of the parent receiving from the Secretary of State the notification required by subsection (4),") 
     Page 3, line 30, leave out from ("(7)") to end of line 
  
Schedule 2
 
  
BY THE LORD HIGGINS
THE LORD ASTOR OF HEVER
THE BARONESS BUSCOMBE
 
     Page 101, line 40, leave out ("may") and insert ("shall") 
     Page 101, line 42, at end insert--
    ("(  )  so as to require, in any case where the maintenance calculation is to be made by reason of section 6, that any application for a variation is made within 14 days of the non-resident parent receiving notification that a maintenance calculation is to be performed;")
 
  
Clause 16
 
  
BY THE LORD HIGGINS
THE LORD ASTOR OF HEVER
THE BARONESS BUSCOMBE
 
     Page 14, line 18, at end insert--
    ("(c)  an order that any welfare benefits that the liable person is in receipt of at the time of the application be reduced by an amount to be determined;
    (d)  a home detention curfew under the Crime and Disorder Act 1998; or
    (e)  a community service order.
    (2A)  When making an application under this section the Secretary of State shall provide to the magistrates' court a statement setting out which welfare benefits the liable person is in receipt of and the amounts thereof.")
 
     Page 14, line 21, leave out from ("he") to end of line and insert ("would suffer exceptional hardship in the event that he was disqualified from holding or obtaining a driving licence;") 
     Page 14, line 21, at end insert--
    ("(  )  whether he needs a driving licence to maintain contact with his child or children;")
 
     Page 15, line 23, leave out ("part") and insert ("no less than 35 per cent.") 
     Page 15, line 32, at end insert--
 
    ("(  )  No such order as is mentioned in subsection (5) may be made unless the court is satisfied that the liable person will thereafter make in full all payments due from him pursuant to the maintenance calculation which applies to him.")
 
  
Clause 30
 
  
BY THE LORD HIGGINS
THE LORD ASTOR OF HEVER
THE BARONESS BUSCOMBE
 
     Page 27, line 14, after ("1") insert ("and Class 2") 
  
Clause 48
 
  
BY THE LORD HIGGINS
THE LORD ASTOR OF HEVER
THE BARONESS BUSCOMBE
 
     Page 47, line 6, at end insert--
 
    ("(  )  The exercise of this power shall be subject to the jurisdiction of the court on application of any interested party.")
 
  
Clause 49
 
  
BY THE LORD HIGGINS
THE LORD ASTOR OF HEVER
THE BARONESS BUSCOMBE
[In substitution for the amendment printed on sheet HL Bill 70(c)]
 
     Page 49, line 9, leave out from ("(4)") to end of line 12 
  
 
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