UK: The second reading of the Construction (Retention Deposit Schemes) Bill has been pushed back to June.
The so-called Aldous Bill, which seeks to ring-fence construction retention monies in a deposit scheme, was first introduced to Parliament on January 9 under the Ten Minute Rule and was due to receive its second reading tomorrow. It has now been scheduled for June 15.
Industry leaders petition No 10 – 24 April 2018
UK: A petition on fair payment and retentions, representing over 355,000 businesses, was delivered yesterday to Theresa May, the prime minister. Read more…