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given up to and including

Tuesday 2nd November 1999


New Amendments handed in are marked thus *

CONSIDERATION OF LORDS AMENDMENTS

GREATER LONDON AUTHORITY BILL

On Consideration of Lords Amendments to the Greater London Authority Bill


Lords Amendment No. 1

   

Mr Secretary Prescott

*To move, That this House disagrees with the Lords in the said Amendment.


Lords Amendment No. 6

   

Mr Secretary Prescott

*To move, That this House disagrees with the Lords in the said Amendment.


235

   

Mr John McDonnell

(a)

As an Amendment to the Lords Amendment:—

*Line     8,     after 'facilities', insert ', including transport infrastructure projects,'.


Lords Amendment No. 499

   

Mr Secretary Prescott

*To move, That this House disagrees with the Lords in the said Amendment.

   

Mr Secretary Prescott

(a)

*To move the following Amendment to the Bill in lieu of the new Clause proposed by the Lords:—

    Page     165,     line     42,     at end insert the following Clause:—

Discrimination

    '. —(1) In exercising their functions, it shall be the duty of—

      (a) the Greater London Authority (whether acting by the Mayor, the Assembly or the Mayor and Assembly jointly),

      (b) the Metropolitan Police Authority, and

      (c) the London Fire and Emergency Planning Authority,

    to comply with the requirement in subsection (2) below.

    (2) The requirement is to have regard to the need—

      (a) to promote equality of opportunity for all persons irrespective of their race, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation or religion;

      (b) to eliminate unlawful discrimination; and

      (c) to promote good relations between persons of different racial groups, religious beliefs and sexual orientation.

    (3) This section is without prejudice to section (Equality of opportunity) above and is subject to any provision made by or under any other enactment.'


 
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