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Civil Liability Bill Amendments to the Discount Rate Provisions – what are they seeking to change?

Client Alerts14/05/2018

Many of you will have seen the large list of amendments tabled for discussion at the second of two days of the Committee Stage sessions of the Civil Liability Bill. These can be tricky to decipher as they are simply references to clauses with a suggested number or small word change.

We have done the hard work for you and set out what this actually means in terms of the proposed changes to Part 2 of the Civil Liability Bill, i.e. the discount rate provisions. Our table, which can be found by clicking 'download' below, briefly explains what each amendment seeks to achieve.