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(ii)    

where the child has not yet reached the age of 16 years, the

 

consent of the other parent named on the birth certificate, where

 

present.’.

 


 

Secretary Maria Miller

 

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Schedule  6,  page  45,  line  31,  at end insert—

 

    ‘(2)  

In the case of an Order in Council containing provision which would (if

 

contained in an Act of the Scottish Parliament) be within the legislative

 

competence of that Parliament, no recommendation is to be made to Her

 

Majesty under this paragraph unless the Scottish Ministers have been

 

consulted.

 

      (3)  

In the case of an Order in Council containing provision which would (if

 

contained in an Act of the Northern Ireland Assembly) be within the legislative

 

competence of that Assembly, no recommendation is to be made to Her

 

Majesty under this paragraph unless the Department of Finance and Personnel

 

has been consulted.’.

 


 

Dr Julian Huppert

 

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Schedule  7,  page  50,  line  37,  at end insert—

 

‘24A      

Section 12 (grounds on which a marriage is voidable): omit paragraph (h).’.

 

Mr David Burrowes

 

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Schedule  7,  page  52,  line  26,  at end add—

 

‘Public Order Act 1986 (c. 64)

 

42  (1)  

The Public Order Act 1986 is amended as follows.

 

      (2)  

For Section 29JA (protection of freedom of expression (sexual orientation))

 

substitute—

 

    

“Section 29JA (protection of freedom of expression (sexual

 

orientation))

 

    

In this part, for the avoidance of doubt, the discussion or criticism of

 

sexual conduct or practicies or the urging of persons to refrain from or

 

modify such conduct or practices or the discussion or criticism of

 

same-sex marriage shall not be taken of itself to be threatening or

 

intend to stir up hatred.”.’.

 


 

Simon Hughes

 

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Title,  line  1,  after ‘the’ insert ‘civil’.


 
 

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Simon Hughes

 

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Title,  line  3,  after ‘to’ insert ‘civil’.

 

Simon Hughes

 

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Title,  line  3,  after ‘the’ insert ‘civil’.

 

Secretary Maria Miller

 

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Title,  line  4,  after ‘overseas,’ insert ‘and for the review of civil partnership,’.

 

 

Order of the House [5 February 2013]

 

That the following provisions shall apply to the Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill:

 

Committal

 

1.    

The Bill shall be committed to a Public Bill Committee.

 

Proceedings in Public Bill Committee

 

2.    

Proceedings in the Public Bill Committee shall (so far as not previously

 

concluded) be brought to a conclusion on 12 March 2013.

 

3.    

The Public Bill Committee shall have leave to sit twice on the first day on

 

which it meets.

 

Consideration and Third Reading

 

4.    

Proceedings on Consideration and Third Reading shall be taken in two days

 

in accordance with the following provisions of this Order.

 

5.    

Proceedings on Consideration shall (so far as not previously concluded) be

 

brought to a conclusion one hour before the moment of interruption on the

 

second day.

 

6.    

Proceedings on Third Reading shall (so far as not previously concluded) be

 

brought to a conclusion at the moment of interruption on the second day.

 

7.    

Standing Order No. 83B (Programming committees) shall not apply to

 

proceedings on Consideration and Third Reading.

 

Other proceedings

 

8.    

Any other proceedings on the Bill (including any proceedings on

 

consideration of Lords Amendments or on any further messages from the

 

Lords) may be programmed.

 

 

Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill (Programme) (No. 2)

 

Secretary Maria Miller

 

That the Order of 5 February 2013 (Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill (Programme))

 

be varied as follows:

 

1.    

Paragraphs 4, 5 and 6 of the order shall be omitted.

 

2.    

Proceedings on Consideration and Third Reading shall be taken in two days

 

in accordance with the following provisions of this Order.


 
 

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3.    

Proceedings on Consideration shall be taken on the days shown in the first

 

column of the following Table and in the order so shown.

 

4.    

Proceedings on Consideration shall (so far as not previously concluded) be

 

brought to a conclusion at the times specified in the second column of the

 

Table.

 

TABLE

 

Proceedings

Time for conclusion of

 
  

proceedings

 
 

First day

  
 

New Clauses relating to any of the following:

7.00 pm.

 
 

(a) sex education,

  
 

(b) conscientious or other objection to marriage of

  
 

same sex couples,

  
 

(c) equality law,

  
 

(d) religious organisations’ opt-in to marriage of

  
 

same sex couples, and

  
 

(e) protection against compulsion to solemnize

  
 

marriages of same sex couples or to carry out

  
 

activities in relation to the solemnization of such

  
 

marriages, amendments to Clause 2 other than

  
 

amendments to the definition of ‘relevant marriage’

  
 

in subsection (4), amendments to Clause 8, and

  
 

amendments to Schedule 7 relating to section 403

  
 

of the Education Act 1996.

  
 

New Clauses relating to civil partnership or other

10.00 pm

 
 

kinds of legally recognised relationships between

  
 

persons, amendments to Clause 1, amendments to

  
 

Part 3 of Schedule 4, New Clauses relating to

  
 

referendums, and amendments to Clause 18.

  
 

Second day

  
 

New Clauses and New Schedules relating to

One hour before the

 
 

humanist marriage, remaining amendments to

moment of interruption

 
 

Clause 2, amendments to Clause 5, amendments to

on the second day.

 
 

Schedule 7 relating to section 46 of the Marriage

  
 

Act 1949, and remaining proceedings on

  
 

consideration.

  
 

5.    

Proceedings on Third Reading shall (so far as not previously concluded) be

 

brought to a conclusion at the moment of interruption on the second day.

 


 
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