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House of Commons

 
 

Notices of Amendments

 

given up to and including

 

Friday 5 July 2019

 

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: 6 to 9 and NC13

 

Committee of the whole House


 

Northern Ireland (Executive Formation) Bill


 

Note

 

This document includes all amendments tabled to date and includes any

 

withdrawn amendments at the end.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

 

accordance with the Business of the House motion to be proposed by Secretary

 

Karen Bradley.

 


 

NEW CLAUSES, NEW SCHEDULES RELATING TO ABORTION, MARRIAGE OR CIVIL

 

PARTNERSHIP, HISTORICAL INSTITUTIONAL ABUSE, OR PENSIONS OF THE KIND

 

MENTIONED IN PARAGRAPH 28 OF THE STORMONT HOUSE AGREEMENT (VICTIMS’

 

PENSIONS)

 

Conor McGinn

 

Justine Greening

 

Yvette Cooper

 

Nick Herbert

 

Layla Moran

 

Caroline Lucas

Ged Killen

Owen Smith

Stella Creasy

Wes Streeting

Stephen Doughty

Vernon Coaker

Alex Sobel

Tonia Antoniazzi

Diana Johnson

 

NC1

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

To move the following Clause—


 
 

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“Marriage of same-sex couples in Northern Ireland

 

(1)    

The Secretary of State must make regulations to change the law relating to

 

marriage in Northern Ireland to provide that marriage between same-sex couples

 

is lawful.

 

(2)    

Regulations under this section must be in force no later than 21 October 2019,

 

subject to subsections (3) and (4).

 

(3)    

A statutory instrument containing regulations under subsection (1)—

 

(a)    

must be laid before both Houses of Parliament;

 

(b)    

is subject to annulment in pursuance of a resolution of either House of

 

Parliament.

 

(4)    

If a Northern Ireland Executive is formed before the regulations under this section

 

come into force, any regulations made under this section and any extant

 

obligations arising under subsection (1) shall cease to have effect.”

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This new clause would require UK secondary legislation to extend same-sex marriage to Northern

 

Ireland unless a Northern Ireland Executive is formed by 21 October 2019.

 


 

Jeremy Corbyn

 

Tony Lloyd

 

Karin Smyth

 

Mr Nicholas Brown

 

NC2

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

To move the following Clause—

 

         

“Pension for victims and survivors of Troubles-related incidents: debate

 

(1)    

A Minister of the Crown must, within the period of two sitting days beginning

 

with the day on which the report on progress made towards preparing legislation

 

to implement a pension for seriously injured victims and survivors of Troubles-

 

related incidents mentioned in section 3 is published, make arrangements for—

 

(a)    

a motion to the effect that the House of Commons has approved that

 

report to be moved in that House by a Minister of the Crown within the

 

period of seven Commons sitting days beginning with the day on which

 

the relevant report mentioned in section 3 is published, and

 

(b)    

a motion for the House of Lords to take note of the report mentioned in

 

paragraph (a) to be moved in that House by a Minister of the Crown

 

within the period of seven Lords sitting days beginning with the day on

 

which the relevant report mentioned in section 3 is published.

 

(2)    

In this section—

 

“Commons sitting day” means a day on which the House of Commons is

 

sitting (and a day is only a day on which the House of Commons is sitting

 

if the House begins to sit on that day);


 
 

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Northern Ireland (Executive Formation) Bill, continued

 
 

“Lords sitting day” means a day on which the House of Lords is sitting (and

 

a day is only a day on which the House of Lords is sitting if the House

 

begins to sit on that day).”

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This new clause is linked to amendment 1 on a report on progress made towards preparing

 

legislation to implementing a pension for seriously injured victims and survivors of Troubles-

 

related incidents, and provides for the report to be debated in Parliament.

 


 

Jeremy Corbyn

 

Tony Lloyd

 

Karin Smyth

 

Mr Nicholas Brown

 

NC3

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

To move the following Clause—

 

         

“Pension for victims and survivors of Troubles-related incidents: regulations

 

(1)    

The Secretary of State may by regulations provide for a pension for seriously

 

injured victims and survivors of Troubles-related incidents, to be charged to the

 

Northern Ireland Consolidated Fund.

 

(2)    

Regulations under subsection (2) are to be made by statutory instrument.

 

(3)    

A statutory instrument containing regulations under this section made by the

 

Secretary of State may not be made unless a draft of the instrument has been laid

 

before, and approved by a resolution of, each House of Parliament.

 

(4)    

The Secretary of State must lay a draft of an instrument under this section before

 

each House of Parliament by no later than 21 October 2019.”

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This new clause would require the Secretary of State to lay regulations before Parliament by 21

 

October 2019 providing for a pension for seriously injured victims and survivors of Troubles-

 

related incidents, to be charged to the Northern Ireland Consolidated Fund.

 


 

Jeremy Corbyn

 

Tony Lloyd

 

Karin Smyth

 

Mr Nicholas Brown

 

Diana Johnson

 

NC4

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

To move the following Clause—

 

         

“Reproductive rights of women in Northern Ireland: debate

 

(1)    

A Minister of the Crown must, within the period of two sitting days beginning

 

with the day on which the report on progress made towards meeting international

 

human rights obligations applicable to the United Kingdom in relation to the

 

reproductive rights of women mentioned in section 3 is published, make

 

arrangements for—

 

(a)    

a motion to the effect that the House of Commons has approved that

 

report to be moved in that House by a Minister of the Crown within the


 
 

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Northern Ireland (Executive Formation) Bill, continued

 
 

period of seven Commons sitting days beginning with the day on which

 

the relevant report mentioned in section 3 is published, and

 

(b)    

a motion for the House of Lords to take note of the report mentioned in

 

paragraph (a) to be moved in that House by a Minister of the Crown

 

within the period of seven Lords sitting days beginning with the day on

 

which the relevant report mentioned in section 3 is published.

 

(2)    

In this section—

 

“Commons sitting day” means a day on which the House of Commons is

 

sitting (and a day is only a day on which the House of Commons is sitting

 

if the House begins to sit on that day);

 

“Lords sitting day” means a day on which the House of Lords is sitting (and

 

a day is only a day on which the House of Lords is sitting if the House

 

begins to sit on that day).”

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This new clause is linked to amendment 2 on a report on progress made towards meeting

 

international human rights obligations applicable to the United Kingdom in relation to the

 

reproductive rights of women, and provides for the report to be debated in Parliament.

 


 

Jeremy Corbyn

 

Tony Lloyd

 

Karin Smyth

 

Mr Nicholas Brown

 

Diana Johnson

 

NC5

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

To move the following Clause—

 

         

“Reproductive rights of women in Northern Ireland: regulations

 

(1)    

The Secretary of State may by regulations provide for services to meet the

 

reproductive rights of women in Northern Ireland to be charged to the Northern

 

Ireland Consolidated Fund.

 

(2)    

Regulations under subsection (2) are to be made by statutory instrument.

 

(3)    

A statutory instrument containing regulations under this section made by the

 

Secretary of State may not be made unless a draft of the instrument has been laid

 

before, and approved by a resolution of, each House of Parliament.

 

(4)    

The Secretary of State must lay a draft of an instrument under this section before

 

each House of Parliament by no later than 21 October 2019.”

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This new clause would require the Secretary of State to lay regulations before Parliament by 21

 

October 2019 providing services to meet the reproductive rights of women in Northern Ireland

 

with any costs to be charged to the Northern Ireland Consolidated Fund.

 



 
 

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Northern Ireland (Executive Formation) Bill, continued

 
 

Jeremy Corbyn

 

Tony Lloyd

 

Karin Smyth

 

Mr Nicholas Brown

 

NC6

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

To move the following Clause—

 

         

“Historical institutional abuse in Northern Ireland: debate

 

(1)    

A Minister of the Crown must, within the period of two sitting days beginning

 

with the day on which the report on progress made towards implementing the

 

recommendations made by the Report of the Inquiry into Historical Institutional

 

Abuse in Northern Ireland between 1922 and 1995 is published, make

 

arrangements for—

 

(a)    

a motion to the effect that the House of Commons has approved that

 

report to be moved in that House by a Minister of the Crown within the

 

period of seven Commons sitting days beginning with the day on which

 

the relevant report mentioned in section 3 is published, and

 

(b)    

a motion for the House of Lords to take note of the report mentioned in

 

paragraph (a) to be moved in that House by a Minister of the Crown

 

within the period of seven Lords sitting days beginning with the day on

 

which the relevant report mentioned in section 3 is published.

 

(2)    

In this section—

 

“Commons sitting day” means a day on which the House of Commons is

 

sitting (and a day is only a day on which the House of Commons is sitting

 

if the House begins to sit on that day);

 

“Lords sitting day” means a day on which the House of Lords is sitting (and

 

a day is only a day on which the House of Lords is sitting if the House

 

begins to sit on that day).”

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This new clause is linked to amendment 3 on a report on progress towards implementing the

 

recommendations made by the Hart Report of the Inquiry into Historical Institutional Abuse in

 

Northern Ireland between 1922 and 1995, and provides for the report to be debated in Parliament.

 


 

Jeremy Corbyn

 

Tony Lloyd

 

Karin Smyth

 

Mr Nicholas Brown

 

NC7

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

To move the following Clause—

 

         

“Historical institutional abuse in Northern Ireland: regulations

 

(1)    

The Secretary of State may by regulations provide for a publicly funded

 

compensation scheme under an HIA Redress Board, distinct from the Northern

 

Ireland Criminal Injuries Compensation Scheme 2009, to be charged to the

 

Northern Ireland Consolidated Fund.

 

(2)    

Regulations under subsection (2) are to be made by statutory instrument.

 

(3)    

A statutory instrument containing regulations under this section made by the

 

Secretary of State may not be made unless a draft of the instrument has been laid

 

before, and approved by a resolution of, each House of Parliament.


 
 

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Northern Ireland (Executive Formation) Bill, continued

 
 

(4)    

The Secretary of State must lay a draft of an instrument under this section before

 

each House of Parliament by no later than 21 October 2019.”

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This new clause would require the Secretary of State to lay regulations before Parliament by 21

 

October 2019 providing for a publicly funded compensation scheme under an HIA Redress Board

 

as recommended by the Hart Inquiry, with any costs to be charged to the Northern Ireland

 

Consolidated Fund.

 


 

Jeremy Corbyn

 

Tony Lloyd

 

Karin Smyth

 

Mr Nicholas Brown

 

Diana Johnson

 

NC8

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

To move the following Clause—

 

         

“Same-sex marriage in Northern Ireland: debate

 

(1)    

A Minister of the Crown must, within the period of two sitting days beginning

 

with the day on which the report on progress made towards implementing

 

marriage for same-sex couples in Northern Ireland is published, make

 

arrangements for—

 

(a)    

a motion to the effect that the House of Commons has approved that

 

report to be moved in that House by a Minister of the Crown within the

 

period of seven Commons sitting days beginning with the day on which

 

the relevant report mentioned in section 3 is published, and

 

(b)    

a motion for the House of Lords to take note of the report mentioned in

 

paragraph (a) to be moved in that House by a Minister of the Crown

 

within the period of seven Lords sitting days beginning with the day on

 

which the relevant report mentioned in section 3 is published.

 

(2)    

In this section—

 

“Commons sitting day” means a day on which the House of Commons is

 

sitting (and a day is only a day on which the House of Commons is sitting

 

if the House begins to sit on that day);

 

“Lords sitting day” means a day on which the House of Lords is sitting (and

 

a day is only a day on which the House of Lords is sitting if the House

 

begins to sit on that day).”

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This new clause is linked to amendment 3 on a report on progress towards implementing the

 

recommendations made by the Hart Report of the Inquiry into Historical Institutional Abuse in

 

Northern Ireland between 1922 and 1995, and provides for the report to be debated in Parliament.

 



 
 

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Northern Ireland (Executive Formation) Bill, continued

 
 

Jeremy Corbyn

 

Tony Lloyd

 

Karin Smyth

 

Mr Nicholas Brown

 

Diana Johnson

 

NC9

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

To move the following Clause—

 

         

“Same-sex marriage in Northern Ireland: regulations

 

(1)    

The Secretary of State may by regulations provide for marriage for same-sex

 

couples in Northern Ireland, with any public costs to be charged to the Northern

 

Ireland Consolidated Fund.

 

(2)    

Regulations under subsection (2) are to be made by statutory instrument.

 

(3)    

A statutory instrument containing regulations under this section made by the

 

Secretary of State may not be made unless a draft of the instrument has been laid

 

before, and approved by a resolution of, each House of Parliament.

 

(4)    

The Secretary of State must lay a draft of an instrument under this section before

 

each House of Parliament by no later than 21 October 2019.”

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This new clause would require the Secretary of State to lay regulations before Parliament by 21

 

October 2019 providing for a same-sex marriage for couples in Northern Ireland, with any public

 

costs to be charged to the Northern Ireland Consolidated Fund.

 

 


 

REMAINING PROCEEDINGS

 

Stella Creasy

 

Jo Swinson

 

Tom Brake

 

Chuka Umunna

 

Wera Hobhouse

 

Norman Lamb

Kate Green

Jess Phillips

Helen Hayes

Tonia Antoniazzi

Jo Stevens

Ms Angela Eagle

Anna Turley

Stephen Doughty

Martin Whitfield

Liz Kendall

Wes Streeting

Mr Edward Vaizey

Mr Ben Bradshaw

Sir Edward Davey

Ged Killen

Rosie Duffield

Angela Smith

Chris Bryant

Diana Johnson

Nick Boles

Dr Dan Poulter

Alex Sobel

Hannah Bardell

Caroline Lucas

Heidi Allen

Debbie Abrahams

Ruth Cadbury

Dr Rosena Allin-Khan

Dame Margaret Hodge

Ms Harriet Harman

Dr Paul Williams

Dr Sarah Wollaston

Mike Gapes

Anna Soubry

Layla Moran

 

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Parliamentary Star - white    

Clause  1,  page  1,  line  3,  at end insert—

 

“(2)    

This section comes into force on the day after the Secretary of State has laid

 

before both Houses of Parliament regulations to enable the effective application

 

in Northern Ireland of the United Nations Convention on the Elimination of All


 
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