Summaries of consultations on legislative change.

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  • Summarises each consultation and provides easy access to the document for you to view the proposals in full.
  • Provides links to the government response to the consultation when this becomes available.
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Discussion paper on tax relief for travel and subsistence

The Government consults on proposals relating to the use of tax relief for travel and subsistence.

16 December 2015

Consultation on occupational pensions: Reducing regulatory burdens and minor regulation changes

The Government consults on proposed draft regulations that make changes to the legislation governing occupational pension schemes with a view to simplifying the administration of the schemes.

9 December 2015

Consultation on code of practice on language requirements for public-sector workers

The Government consults on a code of practice to help employers to meet their legal duty to "ensure that every public-sector worker operating in a customer facing role speaks fluent English".

8 December 2015

Consultation on enforcement of exploited workers' employment rights

The Government consults on proposals to improve the effectiveness of the enforcement of employment rights to protect workers from exploitation.

7 December 2015

Consultation on diversity succession planning for public boards and lowering the threshold for gender pay reporting in Scotland

The Government consults on the introduction of succession planning for board appointments and the lowering of the threshold for gender pay reporting in Scotland .

29 November 2015

Consultation on ban on employment agencies recruiting solely from other EEA countries

The Government consults on proposals to reform the regulatory framework for the recruitment sector. Proposals include banning employment agencies and employment businesses from recruiting solely from other European Economic Area (EEA) countries without advertising in Great Britain and in English.

23 November 2015

Consultation on pay caps for agency staff in the NHS

The NHS Trust Development Authority consults on the introduction of caps on the total amount NHS providers can pay per hour for an agency worker.

13 November 2015

Call for evidence on tips, gratuities, and cover and service charges

The Government invites views on how employers are treating tips, gratuities, and cover and service charges.

10 November 2015

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