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House of Commons

 
 

Thursday 25 January 2018

 

Public Bill Committee Proceedings

 

Trade Bill


 

[Third and Fourth Sittings]


 

Glossary

 

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Withdrawn after debate: moved and debated but then withdrawn, so not put to a decision.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

 

 


 

Motion made and Question put, That the Order of the Committee of 23 January be

 

varied, by substituting “12.15” for “12.00” in the Table entry for 25 January.—(Greg

 

Hands)

 

Agreed to

 


 

The following witnesses gave oral evidence:

 

Gary Stephenson, Devro plc; Sarah Dickenson, Director, Global Affairs, Scotch Whisky

 

Association; Elspeth Macdonald, Deputy Chief Executive, Food Standards Scotland

 


 

Gordon MacIntyre-Kemp, Chief Executive, Business for Scotland; Jonathon Hindle, Chairman,

 

British Furniture Confederation; David Scott, Hologic


 
 

Public Bill Committee Proceedings: 25 January 2018        

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Trade Bill, continued

 
 

Hannah Bardell

 

Alan Brown

 

Kirsty Blackman

 

Patrick Grady

 

Negatived on division  33

 

Clause  1,  page  1,  line  15,  at end insert—

 

“(1A)    

No regulations may be made under subsection (1) by a Minister of the Crown, so

 

far as they contain provision which would be within the devolved competence of

 

the Scottish Ministers (within the meaning given in paragraph 7 of Schedule 1),

 

unless the Scottish Ministers consent.

 

(1B)    

No regulations may be made under subsection (1) by a Minister of the Crown, so

 

far as they contain provision which would be within the devolved competence of

 

the Welsh Ministers (within the meaning given in paragraph 8 of Schedule 1),

 

unless the Welsh Ministers consent.”

 

Clause Agreed to.

 


 

Barry Gardiner

 

Nick Smith

 

Bill Esterson

 

Judith Cummins

 

Anna McMorrin

 

Faisal Rashid

Matt Western

 

Withdrawn after debate  4

 

Clause  2,  page  2,  line  7,  leave out “subsections (3) to (5)” and insert “subsections

 

(2A) and (5).”

 

Barry Gardiner

 

Nick Smith

 

Bill Esterson

 

Judith Cummins

 

Anna McMorrin

 

Faisal Rashid

Matt Western

 

Not called  3

 

Clause  2,  page  2,  line  12,  at end insert—

 

“(2A)    

Regulations under subsection (1) to make provision for the purpose of

 

implementing an international trade agreement may only be made if—

 

(a)    

the provisions of section [Parliamentary scrutiny of free trade

 

agreements before signature] were complied with before the United

 

Kingdom had ratified the agreement;

 

(b)    

the requirements under subsection (3) and under paragraph 2A of

 

Schedule 2 have been met;

 

(c)    

the requirements under subsection (4) have been met; or

 

(d)    

the requirements under subparagraph 2(1A) of Schedule 2 have been

 

met.”

 

[Adjourned until Tuesday 30 January at 9.25 am


 

 

Revised 25 January 2018