Canlyniadau 61–80 o 507 ar gyfer speaker:Lord Offord of Garvel

Written Answers — Department for Business and Trade: Arms Trade ( 3 Ebr 2024)

Lord Offord of Garvel: All export licence applications are assessed on a case-by-case basis against the Strategic Export Licensing Criteria. The Criteria provide a thorough risk assessment framework and the Export Control Joint Unit will not issue an export licence to any destination where to do so would be inconsistent with the Criteria. The Government continues to monitor closely the situation in Israel and Gaza....

Written Answers — Department for Business and Trade: Tata Steel: Port Talbot (27 Maw 2024)

Lord Offord of Garvel: As announced on the 15th of September 2023, Tata Steel is investing £1.25 billion, including a UK Government grant worth up to £500 million, in a new Electric Arc Furnace. This support is expected to save at least 5,000 jobs in the company, and thousands more in the supply chain. Where staff are affected by the transition to an Electric Arc Furnace, Tata has a legal obligation to consult...

Digital Markets, Competition and Consumers Bill - Third Reading: Motion (26 Maw 2024)

Lord Offord of Garvel: My Lords, I add my thanks to all noble Lords who have been involved in the diligent scrutiny we have given the Bill in recent months. The Digital Markets, Competition and Consumers Bill will drive innovation and deliver better outcomes for consumers by addressing barriers to competition in digital markets and tackling consumer rip-offs. I am very grateful to noble Lords for the dedication,...

Digital Markets, Competition and Consumers Bill - Third Reading: Amendment 2 (26 Maw 2024)

Lord Offord of Garvel: My Lords, I am delighted to move Amendment 2, which mirrors the intention of the amendment tabled by my noble friend Lord Lucas on Report on reminder notices, an amendment which was also supported by my noble friend Lord Black, the noble Lord, Lord Clement-Jones, and the noble Baroness, Lady Jones. Amendment 2 would remove the requirement for businesses to send reminder notices separately...

Digital Markets, Competition and Consumers Bill - Third Reading: Amendment 2 (26 Maw 2024)

Lord Offord of Garvel: I thank my noble friends Lord Black and Lord Lucas, and today the noble Lord, Lord Clement-Jones, and the noble Baroness, Lady Jones, for their continuing engagement on this topic and on the Bill more broadly. I am pleased they agree that the Government have achieved the right balance between business and consumers on reminder notices and that we have ensured that businesses’ communications...

Digital Markets, Competition and Consumers Bill - Third Reading (26 Maw 2024)

Lord Offord of Garvel: My Lords, I will make a brief statement on the devolution status of the Bill. Parts 3, 4 and 5 of the Bill include provisions within the legislative competence of the Northern Ireland Assembly relating to consumer matters. The legislative consent process is not engaged in Scotland or Wales. As noble Lords will be aware, the Executive and Assembly have only recently been restored in Northern...

Previous Business – Lords: Grand Committee ()

Accounting Standards (Prescribed Bodies) (United States of America and Japan) (Amendment) Regulations 2024 – Lord Offord of Garvel. Orders and regulations

Code of Practice on Dismissal and Re-Engagement - Motion to Approve: Amendment to the Motion (25 Maw 2024)

Lord Offord of Garvel: I thank all noble Lords who have participated in this debate. I hope to clarify some key points that were mentioned. I will first turn to the regret amendment tabled by the noble Lord, Lord Woodley. I know that the noble Lord is a champion of protecting and enhancing worker’ rights, but the Government do not believe that his suggested amendment to the code would be appropriate. The...

Code of Practice on Dismissal and Re-Engagement - Motion to Approve: Amendment to the Motion (25 Maw 2024)

Lord Offord of Garvel: As the noble Lord knows, one can read Hansard as well as one can, but not being in the Chamber to hear his eloquent argument of the case makes me slightly deficient in this response. I am disappointed that my noble friend was unable to write more comprehensively on the matter. Perhaps I can follow up with a second letter in that regard.

Code of Practice on Dismissal and Re-Engagement - Motion to Approve (25 Maw 2024)

Lord Offord of Garvel: My Lords, this code of practice, which I will refer to as “the code” for the remainder of this debate, will give legal force to accepted standards about how employers should act when seeking to change employees’ terms and conditions. The purpose of the code is to ensure that dismissal and re-engagement is only ever used as an option of last resort. The code also seeks to ensure that,...

Economic Crime and Corporate Transparency Act 2023 (Financial Penalty) Regulations 2024 - Motion to Approve (25 Maw 2024)

Lord Offord of Garvel: I thank noble Lords for their contributions. I reiterate that the Government are firmly committed to the fight against economic crime and, thus, have worked to implement the 2023 Act as quickly and effectively as possible. As we have said, alongside the registrar’s new powers, which take effect from 4 March, the new financial penalty regime instigated by the regulations before us today...

Economic Crime and Corporate Transparency Act 2023 (Financial Penalty) Regulations 2024 - Motion to Approve (25 Maw 2024)

Lord Offord of Garvel: My Lords, before I begin, I draw noble Lords’ attention to my interests as set out in the register of interests, including as a person with significant control and shareholder of Cashmaster (Holdings) Ltd, Badenoch Investments, Badenoch & Co, Badenoch Partners, Badenoch Advisors, and the Badenoch Trust, as well as a shareholder of several other companies. These regulations were laid before...

Written Answers — Department for Business and Trade: Horizon IT System (22 Maw 2024)

Lord Offord of Garvel: The Post Office (Horizon System) Offences Bill was introduced to the House of Commons on 13 March. With the will of both Houses of Parliament, the Government’s intention is that the Bill receives Royal Assent as soon as possible before Summer Recess. Convictions in scope will be quashed on Royal Assent.

Written Answers — Department for Business and Trade: INEOS: Ethylene (22 Maw 2024)

Lord Offord of Garvel: UKEF undertakes due diligence to ensure that all projects it supports align with robust international Environmental, Social and Human Rights standards. This includes ongoing monitoring to ensure this remains the case throughout the duration of UKEF’s support. UKEF does not attach specific conditions on the end-use of products. Further details about this individual project can be found...

National Minimum Wage Legislation - Question (21 Maw 2024)

Lord Offord of Garvel: My Lords, the Government take enforcing the minimum wage extremely seriously. We are clear that anyone entitled to be paid the minimum wage should receive it. Robust enforcement action is taken against employers who do not pay their staff correctly. Since the introduction of the national minimum wage in 1999, the Government have overseen the repayment of more than £173 million to 1.4 million...

National Minimum Wage Legislation - Question (21 Maw 2024)

Lord Offord of Garvel: The Government remain totally committed to the effective enforcement of employment rights and provide a lot of funding, including over £35 million this year to the existing dedicated labour market enforcement bodies. That is a 121% increase in funding since 2010, so a lot of money has gone into this area. On top of that, we provide funding of over £50 million per annum to ACAS, to support...


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