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Disqualifications Bill -
Amendments to be debated in the House of Lords

Here you can browse the Amendments to the Disqualifications Bill to be moved in Committee in the House of Lords.

  
Clause 1
 
  
BY THE LORD COPE OF BERKELEY
THE LORD GLENTORAN
 
     Page 1, line 5, at beginning insert ("Subject to section (Commencement conditional on progress to decommissioning),") 
     The above-named Lords give notice of their intention to oppose the Question that Clause 1 stand part of the Bill. 
  
After Clause 3
 
  
BY THE LORD COPE OF BERKELEY
THE LORD GLENTORAN
 
     Insert the following new Clause-- 
     ("  .--(1)  This Act shall come into force on such day as the Secretary of State may by order, made by statutory instrument, appoint; but no such order shall be made until the Commission referred to in section 7 of the Northern Ireland Decommissioning Act 1997 has certified to the Secretary of State that there has been substantial progress in the implementation of the Decommissioning section of the Belfast Agreement (Command Paper 3883).
 
    (2)  No order may be made under this section unless a draft of the instrument has been laid before, and approved by a resolution of, each House of Parliament.")
Commencement conditional on progress to decommissioning.
 
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