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Police (Northern Ireland) Bill -
Amendments to be debated in the House of Lords

Here you can browse the Amendments to the Police (Northern Ireland) Bill to be moved in Committee in the House of Lords.

  
Clause 44
 
  
BY THE LORD SMITH OF CLIFTON
THE BARONESS HARRIS OF RICHMOND
 
     Page 21, line 28, leave out subsections (4) to (6) 
  
Clause 45
 
  
BY THE LORD SMITH OF CLIFTON
THE BARONESS HARRIS OF RICHMOND
 
     Leave out Clause 45 and insert the following new Clause-- 
     ("  .--(1)  The Board shall establish targets for applications and recruitment to the police of Roman Catholics, women and ethnic minorities and other persons from under-represented sections of society.
 
    (2)  The Board shall monitor applications and recruitment to the police to ensure equality of access.")
Targets for Recruitment.
  
Clause 46
 
  
BY THE LORD SMITH OF CLIFTON
THE BARONESS HARRIS OF RICHMOND
 
     Leave out Clause 46 and insert the following new Clause-- 
     ("  .  The Chief Constable or any person appointed under the terms of 42(1) shall pursue an active programme of affirmative action to increase applications from and recruitment of persons from under-represented sections of society to the police.")Affirmative Action.
 
 
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