House of Lords portcullis
House of Lords

Publications on the internet
Other Public Bills before Parliament
Amendments to the Regional Assemblies (Preparations) Bill

Regional Assemblies (Preparations) Bill


AMENDMENTS
TO BE MOVED
IN COMMITTEE


 

Clause 2

 

THE BARONESS HAMWEE
THE LORD GREAVES

Page 2, line 21, leave out "is" and insert "are"
Page 2, line 22, leave out "an" and insert "a directly"
Page 2, line 24, leave out subsection (2)
Page 2, line 24, leave out from "statement" to "must"
Page 2, line 26, leave out "an" and insert "a directly"
Page 2, leave out lines 33 to 36
Page 2, line 36, at end insert—
"(   )  In those parts of the region that currently have both county and district councils the following additional question shall be asked—
      "Do you agree with the proposal to reorganise the county and district councils in your area into a single unitary tier of local government?"."
 

Clause 3

 

THE BARONESS HAMWEE
THE LORD GREAVES

Page 2, line 40, at end insert—
"(   )  Where there is a proposal to reorganise local government in any electoral area, only persons entitled to vote at the election of councillors for such area shall be entitled to vote on such a proposal."
 

Clause 6

 

THE BARONESS HAMWEE
THE LORD GREAVES

Page 3, line 39, at end insert "and the voluntary chamber of the Region and publishes the advice of both"
 

Clause 7

 

THE BARONESS HAMWEE
THE LORD GREAVES

Page 4, line 4, after "encouraging" insert "and facilitating"
Page 4, line 5, at end insert "subject to voters being given the option of voting at polling stations"
 

Clause 8

 

THE BARONESS HAMWEE
THE LORD GREAVES

Page 4, line 17, after "about" insert "the reorganisation of local government into a single tier throughout the region and about"
Page 4, line 17, at end insert "the powers, functions and composition of an elected assembly and about"
Page 4, line 28, after "provided" insert ", subject to it being provided by means appropriate to voters with particular needs,"
 

Clause 12

 

THE BARONESS HAMWEE
THE LORD GREAVES

Page 6, line 10, leave out subsection (2)
Page 6, line 12, leave out subsection (3)
Page 6, line 17, leave out subsection (4)
 The above-named Lords give notice of their intention to oppose the Question that Clause 12 stand part of the Bill.
 

Clause 13

 

THE BARONESS HAMWEE
THE LORD GREAVES

 The above-named Lords give notice of their intention to oppose the Question that Clause 13 stand part of the Bill.
 

Clause 14

 

THE BARONESS HAMWEE
THE LORD GREAVES

 The above-named Lords give notice of their intention to oppose the Question that Clause 14 stand part of the Bill.
 

Clause 15

 

THE BARONESS HAMWEE
THE LORD GREAVES

 The above-named Lords give notice of their intention to oppose the Question that Clause 15 stand part of the Bill.
 

Clause 16

 

THE BARONESS HAMWEE
THE LORD GREAVES

 The above-named Lords give notice of their intention to oppose the Question that Clause 16 stand part of the Bill.
 

Clause 26

 

THE BARONESS HAMWEE
THE LORD GREAVES

Page 13, line 9, at end insert—
"(   )  The Secretary of State may by order vary the regional boundaries specified in that Schedule.
(   )  For the purposes of such variation, additional regions may be created."

 
 
House of Commons home page Houses of Parliament home page House of Lords home page search page enquiries index

©Parliamentary copyright 2003
26 February 2003