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House of Commons

 
 

Tuesday 29 January 2013

 

Consideration of Lords Amendments

 

Electoral Registration and Administration Bill


 

On Consideration of Lords Amendments to the Electoral Registration and Administration Bill

 


 

Note

 

The Amendments have been arranged in accordance with the Electoral

 

Registration and Administration Bill (Programme) (No. 2) Motion to be proposed by

 

The Deputy Prime Minister.

 


 

Lords Amendment No. 5

 

Mr Andrew Lansley

 

Sir George Young

 

Miss Chloe Smith

 

To move, That this House disagrees with the Lords in their Amendment.

 


 

Lords Amendment No. 23

 

Mr Andrew Lansley

 

Sir George Young

 

Miss Chloe Smith

 

To move, That this House disagrees with the Lords in their Amendment.


 
 

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Mr Andrew Lansley

 

Sir George Young

 

Miss Chloe Smith

 

To move the following Amendments to the Bill in lieu of the Lords Amendment Nos. 5 and

 

23:—

 

(a)

 

Page  13,  line  32,  at end insert the following new Clause:—

 

         

‘Amendment of Parliamentary Constituencies Act 1986

 

In section 4 of the Parliamentary Constituencies Act 1986 (Parliamentary

 

approval of Orders in Council giving effect to Boundary Commission reports),

 

after subsection (7) insert—

 

“(8)    

The draft of an Order in Council for giving effect, whether with or

 

without modifications, to the recommendations contained in the 2013

 

Boundary Commission reports must, after the draft Order has been laid

 

before Parliament, be submitted to Her Majesty in Council by the

 

Secretary of State or the Prime Minister by no later than 1st January

 

2014.

 

(9)    

Subsections (3) and (4) (draft to be submitted to Her Majesty in Council

 

only if approved by each House of Parliament) do not apply in relation to

 

the draft mentioned in subsection (8); and subsection (7) applies in

 

relation to it as if the words from “and reciting” to “each House of

 

Parliament” were omitted.

 

(10)    

Section 6 of the Statutory Instruments Act 1946 does not apply in relation

 

to the draft mentioned in subsection (8).

 

(11)    

“The 2013 Boundary Commission reports” means the reports that the

 

Boundary Commissions are required (by section 3(2)) to submit before

 

1st October 2013.”’.

 

(b)

 

Title,  line  2,  at end insert ‘; and to amend section 4 of the Parliamentary Constituencies

 

Act 1986’.

 

 

 

Order of the House [23 May 2012]

 

That the following provisions shall apply to the Electoral Registration and

 

Administration Bill:

 

Commital

 

1.    

The Bill shall be committed to a Committee of the whole House.

 

Proceedings in Committee, on consideration and Third Reading

 

2.    

Proceedings in Committee, any proceedings on consideration and

 

proceedings on Third Reading shall be completed in three days.

 

3.    

The proceedings shall be taken on the days shown in the first column of the

 

following Table and in the order so shown.

 

4.    

The proceedings shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a

 

conclusion at the times specified in the second column of the Table.


 
 

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        TABLE

 

Proceedings

Time for conclusion of proceedings

 
 

First and second days

 
 

Clause 1, Schedule 1, Clause 2,

The moment of interruption on the

 
 

Schedule 2, Clauses 3 and 4,

second day.

 
 

Clauses 6 to 9, Clause 5,

  
 

Schedules 3 and 5.

  
 

Third day

  
 

Clauses 10 to 12, Schedule 4, new

Two hours before the moment of

 
 

Clauses relating to Part 1, new

interruption on the third day.

 
 

Schedules relating to Part 1,

  
 

Clauses 13 to 21, remaining new

  
 

Clauses, remaining new

  
 

Schedules, Clauses 22 to 26,

  
 

remaining proceedings in

  
 

Committee, any proceedings on

  
 

consideration.

  
 

Proceedings on Third Reading.

The moment of interruption on the

 
  

third day.

 
 

5.    

Standing Order No. 83B (Programming committees) shall not apply to

 

proceedings in Committee, to any proceedings on consideration or to

 

proceedings on Third Reading.

 

Other proceedings

 

6.    

Any other proceedings on the Bill (including any proceedings on

 

consideration of Lords Amendments or on any further messages from the

 

Lords) may be programmed.

 

 

ELECTORAL REGISTRATION AND ADMINISTRATION BILL (PROGRAMME)

 

(No. 2)

 

The Deputy Prime Minister

 

Mr Andrew Lansley

 

That the following provisions shall apply to the Electoral Registration and

 

Administration Bill for the purpose of supplementing the Order of 23 May 2012 (Electoral

 

Registration and Administration Bill (Programme)):

 

Consideration of Lords Amendments

 

1.    

Proceedings on consideration of Lords Amendments shall (so far as not

 

previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion three hours after their

 

commencement at today‘s sitting.

 

2.    

The proceedings shall be taken in the order shown in the first column of the

 

following Table.

 

3.    

The proceedings shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a

 

conclusion at the times specified in the second column of the Table.


 
 

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Electoral Registration and Administration Bill, continued

 
 

TABLE

 

Lords Amendments

Time for conclusion of proceedings

 
 

Nos. 5 and 23

Two hours after the commencement of

 
  

proceedings on consideration of Lords

 
  

Amendments.

 
 

Nos. 7, 10, 11, 1 to 4, 6, 8, 9

Three hours after the commencement of

 
 

and 12 to 22

those proceedings.

 
 

Subsequent stages

 

4.    

Any further Message from the Lords may be considered forthwith without

 

any Question being put.

 

5.    

The proceedings on any further Message from the Lords shall (so far as not

 

previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion one hour after their

 

commencement.

 


 
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