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Amendments to the Greater London Authority Bill

Greater London Authority Bill -
Amendments to be debated in the House of Lords

Here you can browse the Amendments to the Greater London Authority Bill to be moved on Report in the House of Lords.

  
Clause 3
 
  
BY THE LORD WHITTY
 
     Page 3, line 20, at end insert--
    ("(d)  for or in connection with enabling electors to vote in the poll at such polling stations or other places as may be prescribed, at such times as may be prescribed, on such one or more days preceding the date specified in or provided under subsection (1) above for the poll as may be specified in the order.
    (  )  The provision that may be made by an order under paragraph (d) of subsection (4) above includes provision for such enactments or statutory instruments as may be specified in the order to have effect with such modifications as may be so specified.
 
    (  )  In this section "prescribed" means specified in, or determined in accordance with, an order under this section.")
 
  
Clause 9
 
  
BY THE LORD WHITTY
 
     Page 5, line 27, at end insert--
    ("(aa)  in the case of any person being returned as mentioned in section 16(10) below, on the date on which he is returned to fill the vacancy in the Assembly constituency;")
 
  
Clause 15
 
  
BY THE LORD WHITTY
 
     Page 8, line 21, leave out ("paragraph (a)") and insert ("paragraphs (a) and (aa)") 
  
Clause 16
 
  
BY THE LORD WHITTY
 
     Page 9, line 24, leave out subsection (10) and insert--
 
    ("(10)  If--
    (a)  a person who is a candidate in an election to fill a vacancy in the office of Mayor is also a candidate in an election to fill a vacancy in an Assembly constituency, and
    (b)  that person is returned in both elections, but
    (c)  the circumstances are such that a vacancy does not arise in the Assembly constituency by virtue of section 8 above,
a vacancy shall arise in the Assembly constituency.")
 
 
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