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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 on Report in the House of Lords.

  
Clause 99
 
  
BY THE LORD CAMPBELL OF ALLOWAY
THE LORD DEAN OF HARPTREE
 
     Page 73, line 43, after ("Parliament") insert ("or pursuant to resolutions of both Houses of Parliament on the advice of the constitutional committee of the House of Lords that certain provisions of the Bill substantially effect the constitution") 
  
After Clause 99
 
  
BY THE LORD CAMPBELL OF ALLOWAY
THE LORD DEAN OF HARPTREE
 
     Insert the following new Clause-- 
     ("  .--(  )  The conduct of a referendum under section 99(2)(a) above, pursuant to the resolutions of both Houses which shall not be subject to the provisions of sections 100 to 133 of this Act, shall be referred by the Secretary of State to an independent body.
 
    (  )  Until the result of the referendum held under subsection (1) above is known, the Bill shall not receive Royal Assent.
 
    (  )  The Secretary of State may make financial provision for expenditure on the referendum held under subsection (1) above.")
Provisions for referendums on constitutional matters.
 
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