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House of Commons

 
 

Tuesday 17 March 2020

 

Public Bill Committee Proceedings

 

Birmingham Commonwealth Games Bill


 

[Lords]


 

[First Sitting]


 

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Withdrawn after debate: moved and debated but then withdrawn, so not put to a decision.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

 

 

Nigel Huddleston

 

Agreed to

 

That—

 

(1)  

the Committee shall (in addition to its first meeting at 9.25 am on Tuesday 17

 

March) meet—

 

(a)  

at 2.00 pm on Tuesday 17 March; 

 

(b)  

at 11.30 am and 2.00 pm on Thursday 19 March;

 

(c)  

at 9.25 am and 2.00 pm on Tuesday 24 March;

 

(2)  

proceedings on consideration of the Bill in Committee shall be taken in the

 

following order: Clauses 1 to 5; Schedule 1; Clauses 6 to 10; Schedule 2;

 

Clauses 11 to 20; Schedule 3; Clauses 21 to 34; new Clauses; new Schedules;

 

remaining proceedings on the Bill;

 

(3)  

the proceedings shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a


 
 

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conclusion at 5.00 pm on Tuesday 24 March.

 


 

Nigel Huddleston

 

To move, That the Bill be considered in the following order, namely: Clauses 1 to 5;

 

Schedule 1; Clauses 6 to 10; Schedule 2; Clauses 11 to 20; Schedule 3; Clauses 21 to 34;

 

new Clauses; new Schedules; remaining proceedings on the Bill.

 

Not moved

 

Nigel Huddleston

 

That, subject to the discretion of the Chair, any written evidence received by the

 

Committee shall be reported to the House for publication.

 

Agreed to

 


 

Clauses 1 to 5 agreed to.

 

Schedule 1 Agreed to.

 

Clauses 6 to 10 agreed to.

 

Schedule 2 Agreed to.

 

Clauses 11 to 20 agreed to.

 

Schedule 3 Agreed to.

 

Clauses 21 to 33 agreed to.

 

Nigel Huddleston

 

Agreed to  1

 

Clause  34,  page  20,  line  16,  leave out subsection (2).

 

Clause 34, as amended, agreed toAgreed to.

 


 

Preet Kaur Gill

 

Steve McCabe

 

Catherine West

 

Withdrawn after debate  NC1

 

To move the following Clause—

 

         

“Local Commonwealth Games levy

 

(1)    

The Secretary of State must make regulations to provide the powers necessary for

 

the relevant local authorities to levy charges on hotel occupancy and short-term

 

rentals in their respective areas for the duration of the Birmingham

 

Commonwealth Games in the United Kingdom.


 
 

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(2)    

The regulations must define “relevant local authorities” to include the local

 

authorities for each Games location.”

 


 

Catherine West

 

Withdrawn after debate  NC2

 

To move the following Clause—

 

         

“Payment of a living wage

 

(1)    

Within 3 months of this section coming into force, the Secretary of State must

 

direct the Organising Committee to prepare a strategy for ensuring that a living

 

wage, as a minimum, is paid to all staff employed—

 

(a)    

directly by the Organising Committee, and

 

(b)    

by organisations awarded contracts to deliver the Games.

 

(2)    

In preparing the strategy under subsection (1), the Organising Committee must

 

consult representatives of businesses and trade unions in the Birmingham area.

 

(3)    

For the purposes of this section, the hourly living wage for the year 2020 is—

 

(a)    

£9.30 outside London, and

 

(b)    

£10.75 inside London.

 

(4)    

For the purposes of this section, the living wage for each year after 2020 shall be

 

the amounts determined by the Living Wage Foundation.

 

(5)    

The Secretary of State must direct the Organising Committee to seek

 

accreditation from the Living Wage Foundation once it is eligible to do so.”

 


 

Catherine West

 

Withdrawn after debate  NC3

 

To move the following Clause—

 

         

“Gambling advertising

 

(1)    

The Organising Committee must not enter into any sponsorship, or contractual

 

arrangement, with any business or company that derives part or all of its income

 

from gambling.

 

(2)    

For the purposes of this section, “gambling” is defined as it is in section 3 of the

 

Gambling Act 2005.”

 


 

Catherine West

 

Withdrawn after debate  NC4

 

To move the following Clause—

 

         

“Broadcasting: listed sporting events

 

(1)    

The Secretary of State must designate the Games as a Group A listed sporting

 

event.


 
 

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(2)    

For the purposes of this section, a “Group A listed sporting event” is an event

 

included in Group A of the list maintained by the Secretary of State under section

 

97 of the Broadcasting Act 1996.”

 

 


 

Bill, as amended, to be reported.


 

 

Revised 17 March 2020