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Notices of Amendments: 23 October 2014                  

605

 

Recall of MP, continued

 
 

Zac Goldsmith

 

Mr David Davis

 

Anne Marie Morris

 

Mr Andrew Mitchell

 

Kate Hoey

 

Douglas Carswell

 

Jacob Rees-Mogg

 

Nick de Bois

 

Mr Frank Field

 

Katy Clark

 

Jim Fitzpatrick

 

Jonathan Edwards

 

Caroline Lucas

 

Mark Durkan

 

Adam Afriyie

 

Mr David Anderson

 

Steve Baker

 

Guto Bebb

 

Richard Benyon

 

Mr Peter Bone

 

Sir Peter Bottomley

 

Angie Bray

 

Andrew Bridgen

 

Mr David Burrowes

 

Alistair Burt

 

Dan Byles

 

Neil Carmichael

 

Martin Caton

 

Glyn Davies

 

Nadine Dorries

 

Natascha Engel

 

Mr Nigel Evans

 

Mark Field

 

Paul Flynn

 

Richard Fuller

 

Mr George Galloway

 

Mrs Mary Glindon

 

Mr Mike Hancock

 

Simon Hart

 

Chris Heaton-Harris

 

Mr Philip Hollobone

 

Mr Adam Holloway

 

Mr Bernard Jenkin

 

Mr David Jones

 

Chris Kelly

 

Mr David Lammy

 

Jeremy Lefroy

 

Charlotte Leslie

 

Fiona Mactaggart

 

Mrs Anne Main

 

John Mann

 

Jason McCartney

 

Dr Alasdair McDonnell

 

John McDonnell

 

Mr Michael Meacher

 

Nigel Mills

 

Mr David Nuttall

 

Albert Owen

 

Mr Dominic Raab

 

Ms Margaret Ritchie

 

Henry Smith

 

Mrs Caroline Spelman

 

Andrew Stephenson

 

Mr Graham Stuart

 

Martin Vickers

 

Mike Weatherley

 

Mr Mike Weir

 

Chris White

 

Craig Whittaker

 

Bill Wiggin

 

Roger Williams

 

Dr Sarah Wollaston

 

Margaret Hodge

 

31

 

Page  13,  line  2,  leave out Clause 19.

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This amendment extends the regulation making powers to cover notices of intent to recall including

 

the promoter’s declaration of compliance and recall referendums.

 



 
 

Notices of Amendments: 23 October 2014                  

606

 

Recall of MP, continued

 
 

Zac Goldsmith

 

Mr David Davis

 

Anne Marie Morris

 

Mr Andrew Mitchell

 

Kate Hoey

 

Douglas Carswell

 

Jacob Rees-Mogg

 

Nick de Bois

 

Mr Frank Field

 

Katy Clark

 

Jim Fitzpatrick

 

Jonathan Edwards

 

Caroline Lucas

 

Mark Durkan

 

Adam Afriyie

 

Mr David Anderson

 

Steve Baker

 

Guto Bebb

 

Richard Benyon

 

Mr Peter Bone

 

Sir Peter Bottomley

 

Angie Bray

 

Andrew Bridgen

 

Mr David Burrowes

 

Alistair Burt

 

Dan Byles

 

Neil Carmichael

 

Martin Caton

 

Glyn Davies

 

Nadine Dorries

 

Natascha Engel

 

Mr Nigel Evans

 

Mark Field

 

Paul Flynn

 

Richard Fuller

 

Mr George Galloway

 

Mrs Mary Glindon

 

Mr Mike Hancock

 

Simon Hart

 

Chris Heaton-Harris

 

Mr Philip Hollobone

 

Mr Adam Holloway

 

Mr Bernard Jenkin

 

Mr David Jones

 

Chris Kelly

 

Mr David Lammy

 

Jeremy Lefroy

 

Charlotte Leslie

 

Fiona Mactaggart

 

Mrs Anne Main

 

John Mann

 

Jason McCartney

 

Dr Alasdair McDonnell

 

John McDonnell

 

Mr Michael Meacher

 

Nigel Mills

 

Mr David Nuttall

 

Albert Owen

 

Mr Dominic Raab

 

Ms Margaret Ritchie

 

Henry Smith

 

Mrs Caroline Spelman

 

Andrew Stephenson

 

Mr Graham Stuart

 

Martin Vickers

 

Mike Weatherley

 

Mr Mike Weir

 

Chris White

 

Craig Whittaker

 

Bill Wiggin

 

Roger Williams

 

Dr Sarah Wollaston

 

Margaret Hodge

 

37

 

Schedule  6,  page  57,  line  35,  leave out from “after” to end of line 36 and insert

 

“giving of the Speaker‘s notice under section 5 of that Act in relation to that petition a

 

petition officer has determined that a notice of intent to recall is effective”.

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This amendment has the same effect as those for Clause 7.

 



 
 

Notices of Amendments: 23 October 2014                  

607

 

Recall of MP, continued

 
 

Zac Goldsmith

 

Mr David Davis

 

Anne Marie Morris

 

Mr Andrew Mitchell

 

Kate Hoey

 

Douglas Carswell

 

Jacob Rees-Mogg

 

Nick de Bois

 

Mr Frank Field

 

Katy Clark

 

Jim Fitzpatrick

 

Jonathan Edwards

 

Caroline Lucas

 

Mark Durkan

 

Adam Afriyie

 

Mr David Anderson

 

Steve Baker

 

Guto Bebb

 

Richard Benyon

 

Mr Peter Bone

 

Sir Peter Bottomley

 

Angie Bray

 

Andrew Bridgen

 

Mr David Burrowes

 

Alistair Burt

 

Dan Byles

 

Neil Carmichael

 

Martin Caton

 

Glyn Davies

 

Nadine Dorries

 

Natascha Engel

 

Mr Nigel Evans

 

Mark Field

 

Paul Flynn

 

Richard Fuller

 

Mr George Galloway

 

Mrs Mary Glindon

 

Mr Mike Hancock

 

Simon Hart

 

Chris Heaton-Harris

 

Mr Philip Hollobone

 

Mr Adam Holloway

 

Mr Bernard Jenkin

 

Mr David Jones

 

Chris Kelly

 

Mr David Lammy

 

Jeremy Lefroy

 

Charlotte Leslie

 

Fiona Mactaggart

 

Mrs Anne Main

 

John Mann

 

Jason McCartney

 

Dr Alasdair McDonnell

 

John McDonnell

 

Mr Michael Meacher

 

Nigel Mills

 

Mr David Nuttall

 

Albert Owen

 

Mr Dominic Raab

 

Ms Margaret Ritchie

 

Henry Smith

 

Mrs Caroline Spelman

 

Andrew Stephenson

 

Mr Graham Stuart

 

Martin Vickers

 

Mike Weatherley

 

Mr Mike Weir

 

Chris White

 

Craig Whittaker

 

Bill Wiggin

 

Roger Williams

 

Dr Sarah Wollaston

 

Margaret Hodge

 

32

 

Clause  22,  page  14,  line  30,  at end insert—

 

““notice of intent to recall” means a notice calling, in terms determined

 

under [section ...], for a recall petition to be issued;”.

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This amendment adds in necessary definitions to reflect the other amendments to the Bill.


 
 

Notices of Amendments: 23 October 2014                  

608

 

Recall of MP, continued

 
 

Zac Goldsmith

 

Mr David Davis

 

Anne Marie Morris

 

Mr Andrew Mitchell

 

Kate Hoey

 

Douglas Carswell

 

Jacob Rees-Mogg

 

Nick de Bois

 

Mr Frank Field

 

Katy Clark

 

Jim Fitzpatrick

 

Jonathan Edwards

 

Caroline Lucas

 

Mark Durkan

 

Adam Afriyie

 

Mr David Anderson

 

Steve Baker

 

Guto Bebb

 

Richard Benyon

 

Mr Peter Bone

 

Sir Peter Bottomley

 

Angie Bray

 

Andrew Bridgen

 

Mr David Burrowes

 

Alistair Burt

 

Dan Byles

 

Neil Carmichael

 

Martin Caton

 

Glyn Davies

 

Nadine Dorries

 

Natascha Engel

 

Mr Nigel Evans

 

Mark Field

 

Paul Flynn

 

Richard Fuller

 

Mr George Galloway

 

Mrs Mary Glindon

 

Mr Mike Hancock

 

Simon Hart

 

Chris Heaton-Harris

 

Mr Philip Hollobone

 

Mr Adam Holloway

 

Mr Bernard Jenkin

 

Mr David Jones

 

Chris Kelly

 

Mr David Lammy

 

Jeremy Lefroy

 

Charlotte Leslie

 

Fiona Mactaggart

 

Mrs Anne Main

 

John Mann

 

Jason McCartney

 

Dr Alasdair McDonnell

 

John McDonnell

 

Mr Michael Meacher

 

Nigel Mills

 

Mr David Nuttall

 

Albert Owen

 

Mr Dominic Raab

 

Ms Margaret Ritchie

 

Henry Smith

 

Mrs Caroline Spelman

 

Andrew Stephenson

 

Mr Graham Stuart

 

Martin Vickers

 

Mike Weatherley

 

Mr Mike Weir

 

Chris White

 

Craig Whittaker

 

Bill Wiggin

 

Roger Williams

 

Dr Sarah Wollaston

 

Margaret Hodge

 

33

 

Clause  22,  page  14,  line  43,  at end insert—

 

““recall referendum” means a referendum asking, in terms determined

 

under [section Notice of intent to recall] whether the seat of a member

 

should be vacated in accordance with this Act;”.

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This amendment adds in necessary definitions to reflect the other amendments to the Bill.

 



 
 

Notices of Amendments: 23 October 2014                  

609

 

Recall of MP, continued

 
 

Remaining New Clauses

 

Chris Heaton Harris

 

Zac Goldsmith

 

Mr David Davis

 

Anne Marie Morris

 

Mr Andrew Mitchell

 

Douglas Carswell

 

Nick de Bois

 

Mr Frank Field

 

Katy Clark

 

Jim Fitzpatrick

 

Kate Hoey

 

Jonathan Edwards

 

Caroline Lucas

 

Mark Durkan

 

Adam Afriyie

 

Mr David Anderson

 

Steve Baker

 

Guto Bebb

 

Richard Benyon

 

Mr Peter Bone

 

Sir Peter Bottomley

 

Angie Bray

 

Andrew Bridgen

 

Mr David Burrowes

 

Alistair Burt

 

Dan Byles

 

Neil Carmichael

 

Martin Caton

 

Glyn Davies

 

Nadine Dorries

 

Natascha Engel

 

Mr Nigel Evans

 

Mark Field

 

Paul Flynn

 

Richard Fuller

 

Mr George Galloway

 

Mrs Mary Glindon

 

Mr Mike Hancock

 

Simon Hart

 

Jacob Rees-Mogg

 

Mr Phillip Hollobone

 

Mr Adam Holloway

 

Mr Bernard Jenkin

 

Mr David Jones

 

Chris Kelly

 

Mr David Lammy

 

Jeremy Lefroy

 

Charlotte Leslie

 

Fiona Mactaggart

 

Mrs Anne Main

 

John Mann

 

Jason McCartney

 

John McDonnell

 

Mr Michael Meacher

 

Nigel Mills

 

Mr David Nuttall

 

Albert Owen

 

Mr Dominic Raab

 

Ms Margaret Ritchie

 

Henry Smith

 

Andrew Stephenson

 

Mr Graham Stuart

 

Martin Vickers

 

Mike Weatherley

 

Mr Mike Weir

 

Chris White

 

Craig Whittaker

 

Bill Wiggin

 

Roger Williams

 

Dr Sarah Wollaston

 

Margaret Hodge

 

NC3

 

To move the following Clause—

 

“Regulations as to extension of recall to local government etc.,

 

(1)    

The Secretary of State may be regulations apply or incorporate, with or without

 

modifications or exceptions, any provision of or made under this Act or any other

 

enactment for the purposes of extending a system of recall to the offices to which

 

this section applies.

 

(2)    

This section applies to the following offices—

 

(a)    

an elected member of—

 

(i)    

a local authority within the meaning of section 270(1) of the

 

Local Government Act 1972, and

 

(ii)    

the Greater London Authority, in accordance with the Greater

 

London Authority Act 1999 (that is, the Mayor of London and a

 

member of the Assembly for London), and

 

(b)    

an elected mayor, which for these purposes—

 

(i)    

in relation to England, has the same meaning as in Part 1A of the

 

Local Government Act 2000, and

 

(ii)    

in relation to Wales, has the same meaning as in Part II of the

 

Local Government Act 2000, and


 
 

Notices of Amendments: 23 October 2014                  

610

 

Recall of MP, continued

 
 

(c)    

a body established under section 1 of the Police Reform and Social

 

Responsibility Act 2011 (police and crime commissioner).”

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This amendment enables the extension of recall to local government councillors, Mayors and

 

police and crime commissioners.

 


 

Jonathan Edwards

 

Zac Goldsmith

 

Mr David Davis

 

Anne Marie Morris

 

Mr Andrew Mitchell

 

Douglas Carswell

 

Nick de Bois

 

Mr Frank Field

 

Katy Clark

 

Jim Fitzpatrick

 

Kate Hoey

 

Jacob Rees-Mogg

 

Caroline Lucas

 

Mark Durkan

 

Adam Afriyie

 

Mr David Anderson

 

Steve Baker

 

Guto Bebb

 

Richard Benyon

 

Mr Peter Bone

 

Sir Peter Bottomley

 

Angie Bray

 

Andrew Bridgen

 

Mr David Burrowes

 

Alistair Burt

 

Dan Byles

 

Neil Carmichael

 

Martin Caton

 

Glyn Davies

 

Nadine Dorries

 

Natascha Engel

 

Mr Nigel Evans

 

Mark Field

 

Paul Flynn

 

Richard Fuller

 

Mr George Galloway

 

Mrs Mary Glindon

 

Mr Mike Hancock

 

Simon Hart

 

Chris Heaton-Harris

 

Mr Phillip Hollobone

 

Mr Adam Holloway

 

Mr Bernard Jenkin

 

Mr David Jones

 

Chris Kelly

 

Mr David Lammy

 

Jeremy Lefroy

 

Charlotte Leslie

 

Fiona Mactaggart

 

Mrs Anne Main

 

John Mann

 

Jason McCartney

 

John McDonnell

 

Mr Michael Meacher

 

Nigel Mills

 

Mr David Nuttall

 

Albert Owen

 

Mr Dominic Raab

 

Ms Margaret Ritchie

 

Henry Smith

 

Andrew Stephenson

 

Mr Graham Stuart

 

Martin Vickers

 

Mike Weatherley

 

Mr Mike Weir

 

Chris White

 

Craig Whittaker

 

Bill Wiggin

 

Roger Williams

 

Dr Sarah Wollaston

 

Margaret Hodge

 

NC4

 

To move the following Clause—

 

“Recall from Scottish Parliament, National Assembly for Wales and Northern

 

Ireland Assembly to be a devolved matter

 

(1)    

Paragraph B3 of Part II of Schedule 5 to the Scotland Act 1998 (reserved matters)

 

shall be amended to add the words “(other than in relation to the recall of

 

members from the Parliament)” after the second reference to “Parliament”.

 

(2)    

At the end of paragraph 13, Part 1 of Schedule 7 (devolved matters) to the

 

Government of Wales Act 2006 add—

 


 

“Recall of members from the Assembly”.

 

(3)    

At the end of paragraph 8 of Schedule 3 to the Northern Ireland Act 1998

 

(reserved matters) add—


 
 

Notices of Amendments: 23 October 2014                  

611

 

Recall of MP, continued

 
 


 

“Recall of members from the Assembly”.

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This amendment makes provision for recall to be treated as a devolved matter for the devolved

 

administrations of Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.

 


 

Mr Graham Stuart

 

NC5

 

Parliamentary Star    

To move the following Clause—

 

“Duration of Act

 

(1)    

This Act expires at the end of the period of five years beginning with the day on

 

which this Act is passed;

 

(2)    

The Secretary of State may, by order made by statutory instrument, provide that

 

this Act is not to expire at the time when it would otherwise expire under

 

subsection (1);

 

(3)    

No order may be made by the Secretary of State under this section unless a draft

 

of it has been laid before Parliament and approved by a resolution of each House

 

of Parliament.”

 

 

Order of the House [21 October 2014]

 

That the following provision shall apply to the Recall of MPs Bill—

 

Committal

 

1.    

The Bill shall be committed to a Committee of the whole House.

 

Proceedings in Committee

 

2.    

Proceedings in Committee of the whole House shall be completed in three

 

days..

 

3.    

The proceedings shall be taken on the days shown in the first column of the

 

following Table and in the order so shown.

 

4.    

The proceedings 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

 
 

Clauses 1 to 5, new Clauses and

The moment of interruption on

 
 

new Schedules relating to how

the first day

 
 

an MP becomes subject to a

  
 

recall process

  
 

Second day

 
 

Clause 6, Schedule 1, Clauses 7

The moment of interruption on

 
 

to 10, Schedule 2, Clauses 11 to

the second day

 
 

13, new Clauses and new

  
 

Schedules relating to the recall

  
 

petition process (except any

  
 

relating to the determination of

  
 

the success of a recall petition,

  
 

the effect of a successful recall

  
 

  
 

Third day

 
 

Clauses 14 and 15, new Clauses

The moment of interruption on

 
 

and new Schedules relating to

the third day

 
 

the determination of the success

  
 

of a recall petition or the effect

  
 

of a successful recall petition,

  
 

Clause 16, Schedules 3 to 5,

  
 

Clause 17, new Clauses and new

  
 

Schedules relating to financial

  
 

controls, Clauses 18 to 20,

  
 

Schedule 6, Clauses 21 to 25,

  
 

remaining new Clauses,

  
 

remaining new Schedules,

  
 

remaining proceedings on the

  
 

  

 
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