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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 10
 
  
BY THE LORD ADDINGTON
 
     Page 8, leave out lines 12 to 17 and insert--
    ("(c)  such organisations representing disabled persons as he considers appropriate.
    (4)  A consultation under subsection (3) shall be commenced on or before 1st January 2000.
 
    (5)  In the event that the Secretary of State decides to make an order under subsection (2) the order shall be made within six months of the completion of the consultation process under subsection (3)."")
 
  
Schedule 1
 
  
BY THE BARONESS BLACKSTONE
 
     Page 10, line 35, at end insert--
 
    ("(2)  The Secretary of State shall exercise his powers of appointment under this paragraph with a view to securing that at least one of the persons holding office as chairman or deputy chairman is a disabled person or a person who has had a disability.")
 
 
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