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Amendments to the Regional Assemblies (Preparations) Bill

Regional Assemblies (Preparations) Bill


AMENDMENTS
TO BE MOVED
ON THIRD READING


 

Clause 2

 

THE LORD ROOKER

Page 2, line 36, leave out "Part 2 of this Act" and insert "section 13(1) or 16(4)"
Page 3, line 4, leave out "Part 2 of this Act" and insert "section 13(1) or 16(4)"
 

Clause 6

 

THE LORD ROOKER

Page 5, line 16, after "held" insert "in a county area"
Page 5, line 18, after "held" insert "in that county area"
 

Clause 10

 

THE LORD ROOKER

Page 7, line 22, at end insert—
"(   )  Counting officer includes a person appointed in pursuance of an order under section 2(9) for the purpose of certifying the number of ballot papers or votes cast in a referendum held in pursuance of an order under section 2(2)."
 

Clause 11

 

THE LORD ROOKER

Page 7, line 32, at end insert—
  "unless the proceedings are brought in accordance with this section.
(   )  The proceedings must be brought by a claim for judicial review.
(   )  The court must not give permission for the claim unless the claim form is filed before the end of the period of six weeks starting with the certificate date.
(   )  The certificate date is—
(a)  the date on which a certificate as to the matters mentioned in subsection (1)(a) or (b) is given by the Chief Counting Officer, counting officer or other person mentioned in subsection (1)(b);
(b)  if there is more than one such certificate in a referendum the date on which the last such certificate is given."

 
 
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