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Access to Justice Bill [H.L.] -
Amendments to be debated in the House of Lords

Here you can browse the Supplement (a) to the Second Marshalled List of Amendments to the Access to Justice Bill [H.L.] to be moved in Committee in the House of Lords.

  
Clause 27
 
  
BY THE LORD KINGSLAND
 
     Page 15, line 44, at end insert ("; and
      (d)  the amount of the increase must not be calculated (expressly or otherwise) by reference to the amount or value of any money, property or other benefit recovered or preserved in the proceedings")
 
  
Clause 29
 
  
BY THE LORD CHANCELLOR
 
     Page 17, line 31, at end insert--
        ("(  )  The Consultative Panel may, in performance of the duty in subsection (2)(a), seek information from or give advice to any body or person.")
 
  
Clause 31
 
  
BY THE LORD CHANCELLOR
 
     Page 19, line 11, leave out ("circumstances") and insert ("capacity") 
     Page 19, line 19, leave out from ("or") to end of line 26 and insert--
    ("(b)  he is otherwise employed in a capacity which involves his appearing before courts."")
 
  
Clause 32
 
  
BY THE LORD CHANCELLOR
 
     Page 19, line 32, leave out from beginning to ("they") in line 39 and insert ("the body which fall within subsection (2) shall not have effect in relation to him.
 
    (2)  Rules of a body fall within this subsection if they are--
    (a)  rules of conduct prohibiting or limiting the exercise of the right on behalf of members of the public by members of the body who are employees, or
    (b)  rules of any other description prohibiting or limiting the provision of legal services to members of the public by such members of the body,
and")
 
  
Schedule 6
 
  
BY THE LORD CHANCELLOR
 
     Page 72, line 34, leave out from ("for") to end of line 37 and insert ("the words from ", the Lord Chief Justice" to the end substitute "approves any regulation such as is mentioned in subsection (1), the requirement of the concurrence of the Lord Chief Justice and the Master of the Rolls imposed by that subsection shall not apply."") 
     Page 72, leave out lines 40 to 42 and insert ("the words from "Master of the Rolls" to the end substitute "Lord Chancellor approves any rule such as is mentioned in subsection (1), the requirement of the concurrence of the Master of the Rolls imposed by that subsection shall not apply."") 
     Page 73, line 46, leave out ("a writ or otherwise commence") 
  
Clause 52
 
  
BY THE LORD GISBOROUGH
 
     Page 28, line 43, leave out ("District Judge (Magistrates' Courts)") and insert ("stipendiary magistrate") 
  
Clause 58
 
  
BY THE LORD CHANCELLOR
 
     Page 35, line 14, leave out from ("requiring") to end of line 16 and insert ("every magistrates' courts committee, or every specified magistrates' courts committee, to obtain for the performance of any function referred to in section 55(1) above") 
     Page 35, leave out lines 22 to 25 and insert--
 
    ("(2)  Regulations made by virtue of subsection (1) above may include provision requiring magistrates' courts committees to obtain the specified goods or services, or goods or services of the specified description--
    (a)  from a specified person or person of a specified description;
    (b)  at or by a specified time; or
    (c)  both from such a person and at or by such a time.")
 
  
Clause 66
 
  
BY THE LORD CHANCELLOR
 
     Page 41, line 42, after ("order);") insert-- 
 
    ("(  )  a warrant under paragraph 4 of Schedule 3 to the Crime and Disorder Act 1998 (unwilling witnesses);
1998 c. 37.
 
    (  )  a warrant under paragraph 3(2) of Schedule 1 to the Youth Justice and Criminal Evidence Act 1999 (offenders referred to court by youth offender panel);")
1999 c. 00.
     Page 41, line 43, leave out ("or 97") and insert (", 97 or 97A") 
  
Schedule 11
 
  
BY THE LORD CHANCELLOR
 
     Page 111, line 18, at end insert-- 
 
("1998 c. 37. The Crime and Disorder Act 1998. In Schedule 8, paragraph 44.
1999 c. 00. The Youth Justice and Criminal Evidence Act 1999. In Schedule 3, paragraph 7.")
 
 
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