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Once the consultation deadline has passed and we have analysed the responses, we will publish the Government Response. We aim to do this within three months of the date the consultation closed.
Details of consultations run before June 2009 can be found on the National Archives website.
Response published: 03 Dec 2012
Consultation period: 18 Oct 2012 to 09 Nov 2012
The Government is creating a new employment status: “employee owner”. This will give businesses greater choice about the contracts they can offer to individuals, whilst ensuring appropriate levels of protection are maintained.
Response published: 30 Nov 2012
Consultation period: 23 Mar 2012 to 23 May 2012
The purpose of this consultation was to seek views on the amendment and removal of statutory instruments which were identified under the Retail and Manufacturing Red Tape Challenge spotlight process.
Response published: 19 Nov 2012
Consultation period: 27 Jul 2012 to 10 Sep 2012
The consultation seeks views and opinions on a proposal to create an order making power, which if utilised, would compel suppliers of services and goods to provide to their customers, upon request, historic transaction and consumption data in an open standard machine readable format.
Response published: 16 Nov 2012
Consultation period: 12 Apr 2012 to 06 Jul 2012
Consultation on the implementation of the RoHS Directive 2011/65/EU.
Response published: 13 Nov 2012
Consultation period: 16 May 2011 to 08 Aug 2011
Response published: 30 Oct 2012
Consultation period: 07 Jul 2012 to 07 Sep 2012
Views were sought on the measures recommended in the Nuttall Review to raise awareness of employee ownership.
Response published: 11 Oct 2012
Consultation period: 14 Jun 2012 to 26 Jul 2012
Response published: 14 Sep 2012
Consultation period: 15 Mar 2012 to 08 Jun 2012
We are seeking evidence on current dismissal processes, including the Acas Code of Practice on Discipline and Grievance and the concept of 'compensated no fault dismissal' for micro businesses.
Consultation period: 11 Jan 2011 to 05 Apr 2011
Consultation period: 23 Nov 2011 to 31 Jan 2012
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All BIS Final Stage IAs can be found on the Impact Assessment Library
Equality Impact Assessments (EqIAs) are a systematic way of gathering information and analysing the potential or actual effects of a policy on disability, ethnic minority, gender, faith, age, transgender and maternity groups.
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As part of government’s Red Tape Challenge, businesses and the public are invited to identify ways that ineffective, burdensome or unnecessary regulation affects growth in the business-to-business services sector.
Have your say at the Red Tape Challenge website