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House of Commons

 
 

Notices of Amendments

 

given up to and including

 

Thursday 18 February 2016

 

New Amendments handed in are marked thus Parliamentary Star

 

Parliamentary Star - whiteAmendments which will comply with the required notice period at their next appearance

 

Amendments tabled since the last publication: 11 to 16

 

Public Bill Committee


 

House of Commons (Administration) Bill


 

Note

 

This document includes all amendments tabled to date and includes any

 

withdrawn amendments at the end. The amendments have been arranged in the

 

order in which they relate to the Bill.

 


 

Mr Christopher Chope

 

1

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

Clause  7,  page  3,  line  32,  leave out subsection (1)

 

Mr Christopher Chope

 

2

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

Clause  7,  page  3,  line  34,  leave out subsection (2)

 

Mr Christopher Chope

 

3

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

Clause  7,  page  3,  line  35,  leave out subsection (3)

 

Mr Christopher Chope

 

4

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

Clause  7,  page  4,  line  1,  leave out “under subsection (1)” and insert “by the

 

Treasury (under an enactment repealed by this Act), and”


 
 

Notices of Amendments: 18 February 2016                  

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House of Commons (Administration) Bill, continued

 
 

Mr Christopher Chope

 

5

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

Clause  7,  page  4,  line  4,  leave out subsection (5)

 

Mr Christopher Chope

 

6

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

Clause  7,  page  4,  line  6,  leave out “subsection (4)” and insert “this section”

 

Mr Christopher Chope

 

7

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

Clause  7,  page  4,  line  7,  leave out subsection (7)

 


 

Dr Thérèse Coffey

 

12

 

Parliamentary Star    

Clause  8,  page  4,  line  16,  leave out “(Administration)” and insert “Members’

 

Fund”

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

The amendment is consequential on amendment 15. This provision of the Bill textually amends

 

existing legislation so as to refer to the Bill. This Committee amendment secures that the textual

 

amendment uses the new short title which results from amendment 15.

 

Dr Thérèse Coffey

 

13

 

Parliamentary Star    

Clause  8,  page  4,  line  22,  leave out “(Administration)” and insert “Members’

 

Fund”

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

The amendment is consequential on amendment 15. This provision of the Bill textually amends

 

existing legislation so as to refer to the Bill. This Committee amendment secures that the textual

 

amendment uses the new short title which results from amendment 15.

 


 

Mr Christopher Chope

 

8

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

Clause  9,  page  4,  line  36,  leave out subsection (2)

 


 

Dr Thérèse Coffey

 

14

 

Parliamentary Star    

Page  5,  line  3,  leave out Clause 10

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

Clause 10 would allow the House of Commons to amalgamate its two Estimates (Administration

 

and Members).

 



 
 

Notices of Amendments: 18 February 2016                  

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House of Commons (Administration) Bill, continued

 
 

Mr Christopher Chope

 

9

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

Clause  11,  page  5,  line  12,  leave out from “force” to end and insert “at the end of

 

the period  of three months beginning with the day this Act receives Royal Assent.”

 

Mr Christopher Chope

 

10

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

Clause  11,  page  5,  line  14,  leave out subsection (2)

 


 

Dr Thérèse Coffey

 

15

 

Parliamentary Star    

Clause  13,  page  5,  line  20,  leave out “(Administration)” and insert “Members’

 

Fund”

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

Without clause 10 (see amendment 14), the Bill will deal only with the House of Commons

 

Members’ Fund. The amendment changes the short title of the Bill accordingly.

 


 

Sir Paul Beresford

 

11

 

Parliamentary Star    

Schedule,  page  6,  line  8,  at end insert—

 

“4A      

The trustees may enter into arrangements for the transfer (by sale or otherwise)

 

of liabilities or commitments (which may include future liabilities or

 

commitments) on such terms as the trustees may agree.”

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

The amendment would allow the trustees to make arrangements under which an insurance

 

company or other commercial institution would undertake to adopt liabilities or commitments of

 

the Fund in return for one or more commuted payments.

 


 

Dr Thérèse Coffey

 

16

 

Parliamentary Star    

Title,  line  2,  leave out from “Fund” to end of line 3

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

The amendment is consequential on amendment 14. The long title no longer needs to refer to the

 

subject matter of clause 10.

 


 

 

Revised 18 February 2016