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Amendments to be debated in the House of Lords

Here you can browse the Amendments to the Local Government Bill to be moved on Third Reading in the House of Lords.

  
Clause 2
 
  
BY THE BARONESS HAMWEE
THE BARONESS MILLER OF CHILTHORNE DOMER
THE EARL RUSSELL
 
     Page 3, line 2, at end insert--
 
    ("(7)  The Secretary of State shall prior to the commencement of Part VI of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999 consult persons appearing to him to represent best value authorities affected by that Part with regard to excluding functions under it pursuant to subsection (5)")
 
  
Clause 15
 
  
BY THE BARONESS HAMWEE
THE BARONESS MILLER OF CHILTHORNE DOMER
 
     Page 11, line 38, at end insert--
 
    ("(  )  For the purposes of subsection (11), "urgent" means danger of substantial harm or substantial financial loss to prevent which the Secretary of State considers it necessary not to comply with subsection (9) or (10) as the case may be.")
 
  
Clause 30
 
  
BY THE BARONESS HAMWEE
THE BARONESS MILLER OF CHILTHORNE DOMER
 
     Page 18, line 18, at end insert--
 
    ("(3)  Schedule 1 shall cease to have effect on 1st April 2005 unless previously extended by order made by statutory instrument and laid in draft before, and approved by resolution of, both Houses of Parliament.
 
    (4)  An order laid under subsection (3) shall not apply for a period exceeding five years.
 
    (5)  If an order laid pursuant to subsection (3) is approved, Schedule 1 shall cease to have effect on the date specified in the order subject to any subsequent order or orders approved by both Houses of Parliament none of which shall extend its effect for more than five years.
 
    (6)  Notwithstanding the provisions of subsection (3), if Schedule 1 has ceased to have effect it may at any time be revived by order made by statutory instrument laid in draft before, and approved by resolution of, both Houses of Parliament in which event subsection (3) shall thereafter apply.")
 
 
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