Legislation Tracker

Forthcoming Legislation

Changes to the Employment Tribunals Act 1996

Effective: to be confirmed

Following its consultation on reforming the employment tribunal system, the Government intends to make the following changes to the Employment Tribunals Act 1996.

Regulations to protect whistleblowers applying for NHS jobs

Effective: to be confirmed

The draft Employment Rights Act 1996 (NHS Recruitment - Protected Disclosure) Regulations 2018 prohibit an NHS employer from discriminating against an applicant because it appears that the applicant has made a protected disclosure.

Parental Bereavement (Leave and Pay) Act 2018

Reference: SI 2018/24

Effective: April 2020

The Parental Bereavement (Leave and Pay) Act 2018 entitles parents who lose a child under the age of 18 to two weeks' paid leave.