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Friday 22 March 2019


Report Stage Proceedings


Overseas Electors Bill


[First Day]




This document shows the fate of each clause, schedule, amendment and new clause.


The following terms are used:


Agreed to: agreed without a vote.


Agreed to on division: agreed following a vote.


Negatived: rejected without a vote.


Negatived on division: rejected following a vote.


Not called: debated in a group of amendments, but not put to a decision.


Not moved: not debated or put to a decision.


Question proposed: debate underway but not concluded.


Withdrawn after debate: moved and debated but then withdrawn, so not put to a decision.


Not selected: not chosen for debate by the Speaker.




Philip Davies


Question proposed  NC1


To move the following Clause—



“Prompt to register as an overseas elector



If the registration officer receives information that leads him or her to believe that


a registered elector has moved, or is going to move, outside the United Kingdom,


the registration officer shall contact that elector to prompt him or her to register


as an overseas elector.



The Electoral Commission may issue guidance for contact under subsection (1).”




Revised 22 March 2019