House of Lords portcullis
House of Lords
Session 1998-99
Publications on the internet
Other Bills before Parliament
Amendments to the Welfare Reform and Pensions Bill

Welfare Reform and Pensions Bill -
Amendments to be debated in the House of Lords

Here you can browse the Amendments to the Welfare Reform and Pensions Bill to be moved in Committee in the House of Lords.

  
Clause 19
 
  
BY THE LORD HIGGINS
THE BARONESS ANELAY OF ST JOHNS
THE LORD ASTOR OF HEVER
 
     Page 24, line 31, leave out ("have effect") and insert ("not have effect until the Law Commission have undertaken a review of the Matrimonial Causes Act 1973 and have reported on the extent to which it is appropriate to give legal force to pre-nuptial agreements.") 
     The above-named Lords give notice of their intention to opppose the Question that Clause 19 stand part of the Bill. 
  
Schedule 3
 
  
BY THE LORD HIGGINS
THE BARONESS ANELAY OF ST JOHNS
THE LORD ASTOR OF HEVER
 
     Page 95, line 30, at end insert (", and
    (c)  is made in terms to be prescribed in regulations"")
 
     Page 96, line 30, leave out from ("made") to end of line 32 
     Page 96, line 34, after ("a") insert ("previous") 
     Page 96, line 35, leave out ("in relation to the marriage") 
     Page 96, line 41, after ("a") insert ("previous") 
     Page 96, line 41, leave out ("in relation to the marriage") 
     Page 97, line 16, after ("a") insert ("previous") 
     Page 97, line 16, leave out ("in relation to the marriage") 
     Page 97, line 22, after ("a") insert ("previous") 
     Page 97, line 22, leave out ("in relation to the marriage") 
     Page 97, line 37, at end insert--
 
    ("(  )  No pension sharing order shall be made in respect of a pension sharing arrangement which has already been the subject of a pension sharing order.")
 
     Page 97, line 37, at end insert--
 
    ("(  )  No pension sharing order shall be made which is materially contrary to the interests of any child of the family, or any other child of either of the parties.")
 
     The above-named Lords give notice of their intention to oppose the Question that Schedule 3 be the third Schedule to the Bill. 
  
Clause 21
 
  
BY THE LORD HIGGINS
THE BARONESS ANELAY OF ST JOHNS
THE LORD ASTOR OF HEVER
 
     The above-named Lords give notice of their intention to opppose the Question that Clause 21 stand part of the Bill. 
  
Schedule 4
 
  
BY THE LORD HIGGINS
THE BARONESS ANELAY OF ST JOHNS
THE LORD ASTOR OF HEVER
 
     Page 100, line 25, leave out ("in relation to the marriage") 
     Page 100, line 26, leave out ("between the parties to the marriage") 
     The above-named Lords give notice of their intention to oppose the Question that Schedule 4 be the fourth Schedule to the Bill. 
  
Clause 31
 
  
BY THE LORD HIGGINS
THE BARONESS ANELAY OF ST JOHNS
THE LORD ASTOR OF HEVER
 
     Page 33, line 40, leave out subsection (1) 
  
Schedule 5
 
  
BY THE LORD HIGGINS
THE BARONESS ANELAY OF ST JOHNS
THE LORD ASTOR OF HEVER
 
     The above-named Lords give notice of their intention to oppose the Question that Schedule 5 be the fifth Schedule to the Bill. 
  
Clause 46
 
  
BY THE LORD HIGGINS
THE BARONESS ANELAY OF ST JOHNS
THE LORD ASTOR OF HEVER
 
     Page 51, line 17, leave out subsection (1) 
  
Schedule 6
 
  
BY THE LORD HIGGINS
THE BARONESS ANELAY OF ST JOHNS
THE LORD ASTOR OF HEVER
 
     The above-named Lords give notice of their intention to oppose the Question that Schedule 6 be the sixth Schedule to the Bill. 
 
House of Lords home page Parliament home page House of Commons home page search page enquiries

© Parliamentary copyright 1999
Prepared 17 June 1999