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

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

  
Clause 7
 
  
BY THE LORD CHANCELLOR
[In substitution for the amendment to Clause 7
printed on sheet HL Bill 17(d)
]
 
     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,
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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