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Freedom of Information Bill -
Amendments to be debated in the House of Lords

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

  
Clause 13
 
  
BY THE VISCOUNT COLVILLE OF CULROSS
 
     Page 7, line 19, after ("would") insert (", subject to subsection (2),") 
     Page 7, leave out line 25 and insert--
 
("subsection (1) does not apply to")
 
     Page 7, line 36, at end insert ("to the extent, if any, specified in an order under that section") 
     Page 7, line 37, after ("arise") insert ("in circumstances or to the extent set out in any provision of Part II, other than those specified in subsection (2) of this section,") 
  
Clause 28
 
  
BY THE VISCOUNT COLVILLE OF CULROSS
 
     Page 15, line 5, leave out ("has at any time been") and insert ("is being") 
     Page 15, line 13, at end insert--
 
("but only for such period as is relevant to active investigations or proceedings falling within this subsection")
 
     Page 15, line 14, leave out ("if") and insert ("insofar as") 
     Page 15, line 15, after ("was") insert ("orginally") 
     Page 15, line 27, at end insert--
 
("but only for such period as is relevant to active investigations or proceedings falling within this subsection")
 
  

Clause 30
 
  
BY THE VISCOUNT COLVILLE OF CULROSS
 
     Page 17, line 30, at end insert--
 
("but only for such period as is relevant to an active stage of those proceedings")
 
     Page 17, line 37, at end insert--
 
("but only for such period as is relevant to an active stage of that inquiry or arbitration")
 
  
Clause 34
 
  
BY THE VISCOUNT COLVILLE OF CULROSS
 
     Page 20, line 29, leave out paragraph (l) 
     Page 20, line 31, leave out paragraph (m) 
     Page 20, line 34, leave out paragraph (n) 
     Page 20, line 42, leave out subsection (5) 
  
Clause 43
 
  
BY THE VISCOUNT COLVILLE OF CULROSS
 
     Page 23, line 34, at end insert ("and the extent, if any, to which a duty to confirm or deny under section 13 applies to it") 
  
Clause 52
 
  
BY THE VISCOUNT COLVILLE OF CULROSS
 
     Page 29, line 25, leave out ("authority did not fail to comply with section 13") and insert ("information is exempt under those provisions of Part II to which this section applies.
 
    (  )  The provisions of Part II to which this section applies are--
    (a)  section 22,
    (b)  section 24,
    (c)  section 25,
    (d)  section 33, and
    (e)  section 34.")
 
     Page 30, line 29, leave out subsection (5) 
  
Clause 59
 
  
BY THE VISCOUNT COLVILLE OF CULROSS
 
     Page 32, line 17, leave out ("If") 
     Page 32, line 18, after ("Tribunal") insert ("may require the Minister to give reasons for issuing the certificate and if it") 
 
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