Latest tranche of Modern Workplace regulations laid in Parliament

14 October 2014

The Government have laid before Parliament a further series of draft Regulations relating to the planned changes to pay and leave for those with parental or adoption responsibilities.

On 21 July 2014, the Government laid the following draft Regulations in Parliament:

Shared Parental Leave Regulations 2014 (http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukdsi/2014/9780111118856/contents)

Statutory Shared Parental Pay (General) Regulations 2014 (http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukdsi/2014/9780111118832/contents)

Maternity and Adoption Leave (Curtailment of Statutory Rights to Leave) Regulations 2014 (http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukdsi/2014/9780111118863/contents)

Further Regulations were laid on 13 October 2014 as follows:

The Employment Rights Act (Application of Sections 75G and 75H to Adoptions from Overseas) Regulations 2014 http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukdsi/2014/9780111121528/contents

The Shared Parental Leave and Paternity and Adoption Leave (Adoption from Overseas) Regulations 2014 http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukdsi/2014/9780111121542/contents

The Statutory Shared Parental Pay (Adoption from Overseas) Regulations 2014 http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukdsi/2014/9780111121573/contents

The Employment Rights Act 1996 (Application of Sections 75A, 75B, 75G, 75H, 80A and 80B to Parental Order Cases) Regulations 2014 http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukdsi/2014/9780111121641/contents

The Paternity, Adoption and Shared Parental Leave (Parental Order Cases) Regulations 2014 NO WEBLINK YET

The Statutory Shared Parental Pay (Parental Order Cases) Regulations 2014 http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukdsi/2014/9780111121627/contents

The Paternity and Adoption Leave (Amendment) (No.2) Regulations 2014 http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukdsi/2014/9780111121634/contents

Maternity and Parental Leave etc. (Amendment) Regulations 2014 http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukdsi/2014/9780111121559/contents

These draft Regulations are subject to the affirmative resolution procedure and will be debated by both Houses of Parliament.

The remaining sets of Regulations will be laid before Parliament in due course.