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Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act 2015

Insolvency Red Tape Challenge

69.The Insolvency Red Tape Challenge identified a number of measures to improve the efficiency of insolvency processes, which will reduce costs of administering insolvency proceedings leading to higher returns for creditors. The Insolvency Service consulted on these measures in July 2013 and published the Government response to the consultation in January 2014. Part 10 of the Act contains measures that result from these proposals and includes removing the requirement to hold physical meetings in every case.

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