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Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill part two

On 17 October 2012, MPs passed the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill, which makes a number of provisions aimed at boosting economic growth through business regulation reforms and the establishment of the UK Green Investment Bank.

The bill also seeks to alter employment law to discourage the use of tribunals to resolve disputes.

Under the bill, the Competition Commission and Office of Fair Trading would be merged to form the Competition and Markets Authority.

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