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Amendments to the Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Bill

Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Bill -
Amendments to be debated in the House of Lords

Here you can browse the Amendments to the Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Bill to be moved in Committee in the House of Lords.

  
Clause 1
 
  
BY THE LORD MACKAY OF ARDBRECKNISH
THE VISCOUNT ASTOR
 
     Page 1, line 12, at end insert (", one of whom shall be ordinarily resident in Scotland") 
     Page 1, line 13, leave out ("five") and insert ("eight") 
     Page 1, line 13, leave out ("nine") and insert ("eleven") 
  
Schedule 1
 
  
BY THE LORD MACKAY OF ARDBRECKNISH
THE VISCOUNT ASTOR
 
     Page 98, line 25, leave out ("the House of Commons") and insert ("both Houses of Parliament") 
     Page 99, line 17, leave out ("the House of Commons") and insert ("both Houses of Parliament") 
  
Clause 5
 
  
BY THE LORD MACKAY OF ARDBRECKNISH
THE VISCOUNT ASTOR
 
     Page 4, line 12, leave out paragraph (b) 
     Page 4, line 27, after ("England") insert (", Scotland") 
  
Clause 6
 
  
BY THE LORD MACKAY OF ARDBRECKNISH
THE VISCOUNT ASTOR
 
     Page 4, line 42, leave out ("section 36") and insert ("sections 36 and 42") 
     Page 4, line 43, after ("England") insert (", Scotland") 
  
Clause 8
 
  
BY THE LORD MACKAY OF ARDBRECKNISH
THE VISCOUNT ASTOR
 
     Page 5, line 38, leave out ("may") insert ("shall") 
     Page 6, line 8, at end insert--
 
    ("(  )  Any scheme or assessment in respect of section 10 of the Representation of the People Act 2000 (pilot schemes) submitted to the Secretary of State shall also be submitted to the Commission for approval.")
 
  
Clause 17
 
  
BY THE LORD MACKAY OF ARDBRECKNISH
THE VISCOUNT ASTOR
 
     Page 10, line 37, leave out ("may") and insert ("shall") 
  
Clause 18
 
  
BY THE LORD MACKAY OF ARDBRECKNISH
THE VISCOUNT ASTOR
 
     Page 11, line 13, leave out ("may") and insert ("shall") 
  
Clause 21
 
  
BY THE LORD MACKAY OF ARDBRECKNISH
THE VISCOUNT ASTOR
 
     Page 13, line 1, leave out ("may") and insert ("shall") 
  
Clause 23
 
  
BY THE LORD MACKAY OF ARDBRECKNISH
THE VISCOUNT ASTOR
 
     Page 15, line 10, at end insert--
 
    ("(  )  The Commission shall, in relation to any scheme under this section, give guidance in the form of a "model scheme" for the use of political parties and the Commission shall be entitled to--
    (a)  modify any such "model scheme" from time to time as it thinks fit; or
    (b)  request additional information from each party registering, or registered, in respect of its financial structure.")
 
  
Clause 53
 
  
BY THE LORD MACKAY OF ARDBRECKNISH
THE VISCOUNT ASTOR
 
     Page 33, line 9, leave out subsection (3) 
  
After Clause 97
 
  
BY THE LORD MACKAY OF ARDBRECKNISH
THE VISCOUNT ASTOR
 
     Insert the following new Clause-- 
     ("  .--(1)  A referendum to which this Part applies may not be held unless an Act of Parliament has been passed giving effect to the policy proposed to be brought into force by the referendum.
 
    (2)  A Bill in relation to a particular referendum to which this Part applies shall not be published until an Act of Parliament has been passed in accordance with subsection (1).")
Post-legislative referendum.
  
Clause 112
 
  
BY THE LORD MACKAY OF ARDBRECKNISH
THE VISCOUNT ASTOR
 
     Page 71, line 16, leave out subsection (4) 
  
Schedule 19
 
  
BY THE LORD MACKAY OF ARDBRECKNISH
THE VISCOUNT ASTOR
 
     Page 172, line 14, column 2, leave out ("or 6 months") 
     Page 172, line 15, column 2, leave out ("or 1 year") 
     Page 172, line 17, column 2, leave out ("or 6 months") 
     Page 172, line 18, column 2, leave out ("or 1 year") 
     Page 172, line 20, column 2, leave out ("or 6 months") 
     Page 172, line 21, column 2, leave out ("or 1 year") 
     Page 172, line 23, column 2, leave out ("or 6 months") 
     Page 172, line 24, column 2, leave out ("or 1 year") 
     Page 172, line 26, column 2, leave out ("or 6 months") 
     Page 172, line 27, column 2, leave out ("or 1 year") 
     Page 172, line 37, column 1, leave out ("63(5)") and insert ("63(5)(a) and (b)") 
     Page 172, line 38, column 1, leave out ("; false declaration about such donations") 
     Page 172, line 38, column 2, leave out ("or 6 months") 
     Page 172, line 39, column 2, leave out ("or 1 year") 
     Page 172, line 39, at end insert-- 
 ("Section 63(5)(c) (making a false declaration about multiple small donations)On summary {ih1e}conviction: statutory minimum or 6 months
On indictment: fine or 1 year")
 
     Page 174, line 10, column 2, leave out ("or 6 months") 
     Page 174, line 11, column 2, leave out ("or 1 year") 
     Page 174, line 16, column 2, leave out ("or 6 months") 
     Page 174, line 17, column 2, leave out ("or 1 year") 
     Page 175, line 40, column 2, leave out ("or 6 months") 
     Page 175, line 41, column 2, leave out ("or 1 year") 
     Page 175, line 46, column 2, leave out ("or 6 months") 
     Page 175, line 47, column 2, leave out ("or one year") 
     Page 176, line 13, column 2, leave out ("or 6 months") 
     Page 176, line 14, column 2, leave out ("or 1 year") 
 
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