INDEX
TO THE PARLIAMENTARY DEBATES:

OFFICIAL REPORT.

HOUSE OF COMMONS

STANDING COMMITTEES.

9 MARCH—29 APRIL, 1920.

UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE BILL. A

Associations

Payments to Unemployed Members, 104.

Attendances of Members

Lists, 45, 85, 125, 163, 197, 231.

B

Barlow, Sir MontagueParliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of Labour

Benefit Rates, 212.

Contributions—Part Repayment in Certain Cases, 173.

Barnes, Major H.

Benefit

Disqualifications, 38.

Omission of First Week, 202.

Rates, 218.

Contributions

Part Repayment in Certain Cases, 173, 174, 175.

Periodical Revision of Rates, 95.

Fund, Provision for Securing Solvency of, 78.

Barrand, Mr. A. R.

Associations—Payment to Unemployed Members, 124, 139.

Contributions

Part Repayment in Certain Cases, 172.

Periodical Revision of Rates, 98, 102.

Source of, 24.

Discharged Seamen, Marines, Soldiers and Airmen, Special Provision as to, 169.

Excepted Employments—Banking or Insurance, 183, 185.

Fund, Provision for Securing Solvency of, 79.

Bell, Mr. James

Benefit

Omission of First Week, 190, 201.

Rates, 220, 226, 227, 229.

Statutory Conditions for Receipt of, 28.

Claims—Determination of, 52.

Contributions, Source of, 24.

Referees, Court of, 67.

Benefit

Conditions Entitling to, 10.

Disqualifications, 30.

First Twelve Months of Operation of Act, Provision as to, 161.

Inalienability of, 44.

Omission of First Week, 187.

Rates, 203.

Statutory Conditions for Receipt of, 25.

Birth and Marriage Certificates

Provisions as to, 159.

Bramsdon, Sir Thomas

Associations—Pay to Unemployed Members, 114, 137.

Bromfield, Mr. W.

Benefit—Omission of First Week, 192.

Referees, Court of, 64, 65.

C

Cairns, Mr. John

Claims, Determination of, 60.

Contributions, Source of, 20.

Campion, Colonel W. R.

Contributions—Source of, 12.

Special Schemes, 146, 147, 149.

Cape, Mr. T.

Benefit

Omission of First Week, 204.

Rates, 217.

Contributions, Source of, 19.

Referees, Court of, 67.

Chadwick, Mr. R. B.

Claims, Determination of, 48, 51, 56, 60, 61.

Contributions

Part Repayment in Certain Cases, 171, 172, 174, 175.

Periodical Revision of Rates, 87, 89, 104.

Excepted Employments

Domestic Service, 177, 178.

Remuneration Exceeding £250 per annum, 182.

Fund, Provision for Securing Solvency of, 69, 82.

Referees, Court of, 64, 66.

Umpires, Insurance Officers, etc., Appointment of, 61.

Chairman

Rulings, 14, 17, 20, 48, 74, 82, 93, 104, 128, 133, 137, 169, 172, 173, 176, 182, 186, 197, 216, 220, 230.

Claims

Determination of, 47.

Clynes, Rt. Hon. J. R.

Benefit

Disqualifications, 30, 40.

Omission of First Week, 187, 196, 197.

Claims, Determination of, 53, 59.

Contributions—Part Repayment in Certain Cases, 170, 172, 173, 174.

Discharged Seamen, Marines, Soldiers and Airmen, Special Provision as to, 168, 169.

Employment under Circumstances Rendering Insurance Unnecessary, 178, 180.

Fund, Provision for Securing Solvency of, 76, 82, 84.

Referees—Court of, 67.

Committee

Constitution of, 7.

Sittings, Arrangements for, 43, 44, 84, 123, 162.

Contributions

Part Repayment in Certain Cases, 162, 169, 173.

Payment Regulations, 25.

Periodical Revision of Rates, 87.

Priority of Claims due by Bankrupt Employers, 158.

Return of, and as to Rewards for Lost Insurance Books, 158.

Source of, 12.

Unemployment Abroad, 161.

Contributors

Travelling Expenses, Payment of, 158.

Cowan, Mr. D.

Contributions, Source of, 24.

Fund, Provision for Securing Solvency of, 78.

D

Davies, Mr. Alfred (Clitheroe)

Benefit Rates, 225, 228.

Contributions, Source of, 14.

Difficulties

Power to Remove, 161.

Discharged Seamen, Marines, Soldiers and Airmen

Special Provision as to, 165.

Divisions

Lists, 29, 43, 123, 137, 203, 223, 225.

E

Excepted Employments

Provision with Respect to Persons Engaged through, 159.

Excepted Employments

Banking or Insurance, 183.

Domestic Service, 176.

Employment under Circumstances Rendering Insurance Unnecessary, 177.

Extension of Act to, 10.

Fishing Crew Receiving Share of Profits, etc., 182.

Remuneration Exceeding £250 per annum, 181.

Exemptions

Clause Agreed to, 10.

F

Factory and Workshop Act, 1901

Application to Special Orders under this Act, 230.

Fitzroy, Captain E. A.

Contributions, Source of, 21.

Flannery, Sir F.

Associations—Payments to Unemployed Members, 121.

Claims, Determination of, 50, 52, 58.

Contributions, Source of, 16, 23.

France, Mr. G. A.

Referees, Court of, 65.

Fund

Establishment of, 68.

Solvency of, Provision for Securing, 68.

G

Galbraith, Mr. S.

Contributions, Source of, 20.

Fund, Provisions for Securing Solvency of, 82.

Special Scheme, 149.

Grundy, Mr. T. W.

Benefit

Disqualifications, 41.

Rates, 203, 229.

Claims, Determination of, 55.

Contributions, Source of, 15, 23.

Referees, Court of, 62.

H

Hancock, Mr. J. G.

Benefit—Omission of First Week, 193.

Claims, Determination of, 54.

Special Schemes, 148.

Hopkinson, Mr. Austin

Benefit—Omission of First Week, 203.

Contributions—Part Repayment in Certain Cases, 172.

Horne, Sir R. S.Minister of Labour Benefit

Conditions Entitling to, 10.

Disqualifications, 32, 38, 39, 41, 44.

Statutory Conditions for Receipt of, 27, 29.

Contributions, Source of, 13, 15, 22, 22, 23, 24, 25.

Excepted Employments, Extension of Act to, 11.

I

Inspectors

Appointment of, 61.

Powers of, 158.

Interpretation and Application

Clause Agreed to, 161.

Ireland

Application of Act to, 160.

Isle of Man and Channel Islands

Reciprocal Arrangements with, 161.

J

Jesson, Mr. C.

Associations—Payments to Unemployed Members, 117.

Benefit

Rates, 216.

Statutory Conditions for Receipt of, 28.

Contributions

Part Repayment in Certain Cases, 175.

Periodical Revision of Rates, 102.

Source of, 19.

Excepted Employments—Remuneration Exceeding £250 per Annum, 181, 182.

Special Schemes, 152.

Jones, Mr. J. J.

Benefit—Disqualifications, 34.

K

Kidd, Mr. James

Benefit—Rates, 210.

Contributions, Source of, 22.

Fund, Provision for Securing Solvency of, 71.

M

M'Guffin, Mr. S.

Contributions—Periodical Revision of Rates, 99.

Macnamara, Rt. Hon. Dr. T. J.—Parliamentary and Financial Secretary to the Admiralty

Associations—Payments to Unemployed Members, 129, 139, 142, 143.

Benefit

Omission of First Week, 189, 200.

Rates, 205, 208, 215, 218, 219, 222, 223, 225, 227, 228.

Contributions—Part Repayment in Certain Cases, 171, 174, 175, 176.

Discharged Seamen, Marines, Soldiers and Airmen, Special Provision as to, 166, 168, 169.

Excepted Employments

Banking or Insurance, 184, 185.

Domestic Service, 178.

Employment under Circumstances Rendering Insurance Unnecessary, 179, 180.

Fishing Crew Receiving Share of Profits, etc., 182, 186.

Remuneration Exceeding £250 per Annum, 181.

Factory and Workshop Act, 1901—Application to Special Orders under this Act, 231.

Special Schemes, 146, 148, 150.

Stamp Duty—Documents Exempt from, 230.

Supplementary Schemes, 154, 155.

Mercantile Marine

Special Provisions as to, 160.

Minister

Powers, Exercise of, 160.

Murray, Colonel A.

Benefit

Disqualifications, 39.

Rates, 215, 216.

Contributions, Source of, 20.

Discharged Seamen, Marines, Soldiers and Airmen, Special Provision as to, 167, 169.

Excepted Employments, Extension of Act to, 11.

Fishing Crew Receiving Share of Profits, etc., 186.

Murray, Mr. John

Benefit

Omission of Fist Week, 195.

Rates, 222.

N

New Clauses

Proposed, 161, 162, 165, 169, 173.

O

O'Grady, Captain J.

Contributions—Periodical Revision of Rates, 103.

Offences and Proceedings

Provisions as to, 155, 157, 158.

Outdoor Relief

Clause Agreed to, 158.

P

Pollock, Sir E. M.Solicitor-General

Associations—Payments to Unemployed Members, 109, 111, 116, 141.

Benefit—Omission of First Week, 191, 195.

Claims—Determination of, 48, 49, 51, 53, 54, 55, 58, 60, 61.

Contributions—Periodical Revision of Rates, 88, 101, 103.

Fund, Provision for Securing Solvency of, 69, 72, 80, 83.

Ireland, Application of Act to, 160.

Offences and Proceedings, 156, 157.

Referees, Court of, 63, 64, 65.

Regulations, Power to Make, 159.

Special and Supplementary Schemes-Power to Require Statistics, 161.

Umpires, Insurance Officers, etc., Appointment of, 62.

Q

Questions

Decision of, by Ministers, 44.

R

Redmond, Captain W. A.

Contributions—Periodical Revision of Rates, 93.

Referees

Court of, 62.

Regulations

Power to Make, 159.

Repealed Acts

Provision as to Contributions, Unemployment Fund and Officers under, 161.

Reservists or Territorials During Training

Application of Act to, 161.

Rose, Mr. F. H.

Benefit

Disqualifications, 41.

Statutory Conditions for Receipt of, 26.

Claims, Determination of, 50.

Contributions

Periodical Revision of Rates, 103.

Source of, 18, 23.

Fund—Provisions for Securing Solvency of, 74.

Referees, Court of, 66.

S

Schedules

First (Parts I. and II.), 176.

Second, 187, 199.

Third and Fourth, 230.

Fifth, 230.

Sixth, 230.

Sexton, Mr. J.

Associations—Payments to Unemployed Members, 105, 107, 112, 122, 123, 138.

Benefit—Omission of First Week, 202.

Contributions, Source of, 17.

Fund, Provision for Securing Solvency of, 72, 73.

Smith, Mr. W. R.

Associations—Payments to Unemployed Members, 118, 134.

Benefit—Disqualifications, 36.

Contributions

Periodical Revision of Rates, 96, 102.

Source of, 23.

Fund, Provision for Securing Solvency of, 76.

Special Orders

Procedure for Making, 160.

Special Schemes

Provisions for, 144.

Statistics, Power to Require, 161.

Transition from General Provisions of Act—Regulations, 153.

Stamp Duty

Documents Exempt from, 159, 230.

Stamps, Insurance

Provisions as to, 159.

Stanier, Captain Sir B.

Associations—Payments to Unemployed Members, 123.

Employment under Circumstances Rendering Insurance Unnecessary, 181.

Supplementary Schemes

Provisions as to, 153.

Statistics—Power to Require, 161.

T

Thomson, Mr. Trevelyan

Benefit

Disqualifications, 35, 43.

Omission of First Week, 190.

Rates, 207, 211, 223, 225.

Claims, Determination of, 57.

Contributions

Part Repayment in Certain Cases, 176.

Periodical Revision of Rates, 93, 95.

Source of, 18.

Fund, Provisions for Securing Solvency of, 75.

U

Umpires, Insurance Officers, Inspectors, Etc.

Appointment of, 61.

Unemployment

Persons to be Insured Against, 10.

W

Warren, Sir Alfred

Associations—Payments to Unemployed Members, 104, 110, 113, 114, 119, 121, 128, 131, 140, 142.

Benefit—Disqualifications, 38.

Contributions—Periodical Revision of Rates, 99.

Fund—Provision for Securing Solvency of, 73.