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House of Commons

 
 

Wednesday 27 April 2011

 

Public Bill Committee Proceedings

 

Legislation (Territorial Extent) Bill


 

[Second sitting]


 

Clause 1

 

Question proposed, That the Clause stand part of the Bill.

 

Clause agreed to on division

 


 

Chris Bryant

 

Not selected  1

 

Clause  1,  page  1,  line  2,  leave out ‘The Secretary of State’ and insert ‘Any Member

 

of either House of Parliament’.

 

Chris Bryant

 

Not selected  2

 

Clause  1,  page  1,  line  2,  leave out ‘must’ and insert ‘may’.

 

Chris Bryant

 

Not selected  3

 

Clause  1,  page  1,  line  2,  leave out ‘publishing draft’ and insert ‘presenting’.

 

Chris Bryant

 

Not selected  4

 

Clause  1,  page  1,  line  3,  after ‘legal’, insert ‘social and cultural’.

 

Chris Bryant

 

Not selected  5

 

Clause  1,  page  1,  line  3,  after ‘legislation’, insert ‘on each region of England and’.

 

Chris Bryant

 

Not moved  6

 

Clause  2,  page  1,  leave out lines 7 to 10 and insert ‘“legislation” means primary

 

legislation, secondary legislation or amendments to primary legislation’.


 
 

Public Bill Committee Proceedings: 27 April 2011          

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Legislation (Territorial Extent) Bill, continued

 
 

Chris Bryant

 

Not moved  7

 

Clause  2,  page  1,  leave out line 14.

 

Chris Bryant

 

Not moved  8

 

Clause  2,  page  1,  line  16,  leave out ‘draft’.

 

Chris Bryant

 

Not moved  9

 

Clause  2,  page  1,  line  17,  after ‘each’, insert ‘region of England and each’.

 

Chris Bryant

 

Not moved  10

 

Clause  2,  page  1,  line  18,  at end insert ‘“separately and clearly identified” means,

 

with regard to social and cultural effect, that the social and cultural effect of the legislation

 

on each region of England and each part of the United Kingdom are set out in a

 

memorandum accompanying the legislation, including the effect on equality’.

 

Clause Agreed to on division.

 


 

Chris Bryant

 

Not moved  11

 

Clause  3,  page  2,  line  15,  at end add—

 

‘(3)    

If more than ten Members of the House of Commons object to a statement made

 

under subsection (1), the Speaker shall rule on whether the provisions are

 

compatible with the principles of legislative territorial clarity.’.

 

Clause Agreed to on division.

 


 

Chris Bryant

 

Not moved  12

 

Clause  4,  page  2,  line  18,  leave out ‘citizen’ and insert ‘resident’.

 

Clause Agreed to on division.

 

Clause 5 Agreed to on division.

 


 

Chris Bryant

 

Not moved  13

 

Title,  line  1,  leave out ‘Require the Secretary of State’ and insert ‘Enable Members of

 

either House of Parliament’.


 
 

Public Bill Committee Proceedings: 27 April 2011          

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Legislation (Territorial Extent) Bill, continued

 
 

Chris Bryant

 

Not moved  14

 

Title,  line  1,  leave out ‘preparing draft legislation for publication’ and insert ‘presenting

 

legislation’.

 


 

NEW CLAUSE

 

Duties of Members presenting legislation

 

Chris Bryant

 

Not moved  NC1

 

To move the following Clause:—

 

‘Any Member of either House of Parliament may, when presenting legislation,

 

ensure that the legal, social and cultural and financial effect of that legislation on

 

each region of England and on each part of the United Kingdom is separately and

 

clearly identified.’.

 

Bill to be reported.

 


 
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