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Amendments to the Disability Rights Commission Bill [H.L.]

Disability Rights Commission Bill [H.L.] -
Amendments to be debated in the House of Lords

Here you can browse the Amendments to the Disability Rights Commission Bill [H.L.] to be moved on Report in the House of Lords.

  
Clause 2
 
  
BY THE BARONESS BLATCH
 
     Page 1, line 20, leave out ("may") and insert ("shall") 
     Page 1, line 25, at end insert--
    ("(  )  make proposals or give other advice to any Government agency as to the practical application of any law;")
 
  
Clause 3
 
  
BY THE BARONESS BLATCH
 
     Page 2, line 14, leave out ("decide to") 
  
Clause 4
 
  
BY THE BARONESS BLATCH
 
     Page 2, line 43, leave out from beginning to ("provisions") in line 2 on page 3 and insert ("The notice may include") 
     Page 3, line 13, at end insert--
 
    ("(  )  The Secretary of State may make regulations relating to the requirements to be included in a non-discrimination notice.")
 
  
Clause 5
 
  
BY THE BARONESS BLATCH
 
     Page 3, line 34, at beginning insert ("to suspend or") 
  
Clause 8
 
  
BY THE BARONESS BLATCH
 
     Page 7, line 3, at end insert--
            ("(10)  An order under subsection (6)(c) shall be made by statutory instrument; and no such statutory instrument shall be made until it has been laid in draft before, and approved by resolution of, each House of Parliament."")
 
  
Schedule 1
 
  
BY THE BARONESS BLATCH
 
     Page 10, line 22, at end insert ("so long as his total continuous term of office does not exceed 10 years") 
     Page 10, line 37, leave out from ("hold") to end of line 38 and insert ("that office for five years,") 
     Page 11, leave out lines 18 and 19 
  
Schedule 3
 
  
BY THE BARONESS BLATCH
 
     Page 16, line 7, at end insert--
 
    ("(5)  Where the Commission refuses to receive oral representations under sub-paragraph (4), it shall give reasons for that refusal in writing to the parties concerned.")
 
     Page 17, line 6, at end insert--
 
    ("(  )  The Commission shall arrange for the removal of a non-discrimination notice from the register when the action required by the notice has been complied with.")
 
 
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