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Amendments to the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Bill [H.L.]

Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Bill [H.L.] -
Amendments to be debated in the House of Lords

Here you can browse the Amendments to the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Bill [H.L.] to be moved on Report in the House of Lords.

  
Clause 1
 
  
BY THE LORD HACKING
[In substitution for the first amendment to Clause 1
printed on sheet HL Bill 17(b)
]
 
     Page 1, line 18, leave out from ("contract") to end of line 19 and insert ("on the same conditions (unless otherwise provided in the contract) as available under the contract to the promisee.") 
  
BY THE LORD HACKING
[In substitution for the second amendment to Clause 1
printed on sheet HL Bill 17(b)
]
 
     Page 1, line 19, at end insert--
 
    ("(  )  The contract may provide that the third party's right to enforce a term of it is subject to limitations and conditions which do not apply to the promisee.")
 
  
BY THE LORD HACKING
 
     Page 1, line 25, leave out subsection (6) 
  
Clause 7
 
  
BY THE LORD CHANCELLOR
 
     Page 5, line 17, at end insert--
 
    ("(  ) Where--
    (a)  a third party has a right under section 1 to enforce a term that disputes between himself and the promisor are to be submitted to arbitration, and
 
 
    (b)  the term is an agreement in writing for the purposes of Part I of the Arbitration Act 1996 (arbitration pursuant to an arbitration agreement),
1996 c. 23.
 then, as regards any matter which the third party requires to be referred to arbitration in exercise of the right, Part I of the Arbitration Act 1996 has effect as if the right were under an arbitration agreement in writing (within the meaning of that Part of that Act) between the third party and the promisor.")1996 c. 23.
 
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