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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 Marshalled List of Amendments to the Disability Rights Commission Bill [H.L.] to be moved on Third Reading in the House of Lords.

 [Amendments marked * are new or have been altered] 
Amendment
No.
 
  
Clause 2
 
  
BY THE BARONESS BLACKSTONE
 
1     Page 1, line 16, leave out from ("persons") to end of line 17 and insert--
    ("(ba)  to take such steps as it considers appropriate with a view to encouraging good practice in the treatment of disabled persons; and")
 
  
BY THE BARONESS BLATCH
 
2*     Page 1, line 19, at end insert ("; and
    (  )  to encourage good practice regarding the treatment of disabled persons in any field of activity.")
 
  
BY THE BARONESS BLACKSTONE
 
3     Page 1, line 20, leave out subsection (2) 
  
Clause 5
 
  
BY THE BARONESS BLATCH
 
4     Page 3, line 38, at beginning insert ("to suspend or") 
  
Clause 8
 
  
BY THE BARONESS BLATCH
 
5     Page 7, line 6, 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 BLACKSTONE
 
6     Page 12, line 22, leave out ("and (b) and (2)") and insert ("to (ba)") 
  
Schedule 3
 
  
BY THE BARONESS BLATCH
 
7     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.")
 
8     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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