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National Health Service and Care Sector Workers (Credit Union and High Cost Credit) Bill

Private Members' Bill (under the Ten Minute Rule)

Originated in the House of Commons, Session 2014-15

Last updated: 30 March 2015 at 14:39

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Long title

A Bill to require the Secretary of State to promote membership of a credit union for staff employed by the NHS, other care sector workers, and family members who live in the same household; to facilitate payroll deductions for staff employed by the NHS and other care sector workers who are members of credit unions and to report regularly to Parliament on compliance with these requirements; to place a duty on payday lenders to encourage staff employed by the NHS and other care sector workers to take advice on debt management before acquiring high cost credit; to require the Financial Conduct Authority to report annually on payday lenders’ compliance with this requirement; and for connected purposes.

Sponsor

Mr Gareth Thomas
Labour
Harrow West

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