Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Bill

AMENDMENTS
TO BE MOVED
IN COMMITTEE

Clause 3

LORD BACH

LORD BEECHAM

[In substitution for the first amendment to Clause 3 printed on sheet HL Bill 109(e)]

 

Page 2, line 40, at end insert—

“( ) Before making arrangements to accredit persons under subsection (2), the Lord Chancellor must consult, and have regard to the views of, the Law Society, the Bar Council and the Institute of Legal Executives.”

Schedule 1

LORD BACH

LORD DAVIDSON OF GLEN CLOVA

[In substitution for the first amendment to Page 138 printed on sheet HL Bill 109(c)]

 

Page 136, line 34, at end insert—

“( ) all areas of housing law not otherwise covered in this Schedule”

LORD BACH

LORD DAVIDSON OF GLEN CLOVA

[In substitution for the second amendment to Page 138 printed on sheet HL Bill 109(c)]

 

Page 136, line 34, at end insert—

“( ) all areas of employment law not otherwise covered in this Schedule”

LORD BACH

LORD DAVIDSON OF GLEN CLOVA

[In substitution for the third amendment to Page 138 printed on sheet HL Bill 109(c)]

 

Page 136, line 34, at end insert—

“( ) all areas of education law not otherwise covered in this Schedule”

LORD BACH

LORD DAVIDSON OF GLEN CLOVA

[In substitution for the fourth amendment to Page 138 printed on sheet HL Bill 109(c)]

 

Page 136, line 34, at end insert—

“( ) all areas of consumer law not otherwise covered in this Schedule”

LORD BACH

LORD DAVIDSON OF GLEN CLOVA

[In substitution for the fifth amendment to Page 138 printed on sheet HL Bill 109(c)]

 

Page 136, line 34, at end insert—

“( ) all areas of debt-related disputes not otherwise covered in this Schedule”

Clause 10

LORD BACH

LORD BEECHAM

 

Page 7, line 30, at end insert—

“( ) Before making regulations under subsection (1)(b), draft regulations with the proposed criteria must be laid before, and approved by an affirmative resolution of, each House of Parliament.”

Clause 14

LORD BACH

LORD BEECHAM

[In substitution for the first amendment to Clause 14 printed on sheet HL Bill 109(f)]

 

Page 10, line 14, at end insert—

“( ) Before making regulations, the Lord Chancellor must, in particular, consult and have regard to the views of—

(a) the Lord Chief Justice;

(b) the Director of Public Prosecutions;

(c) the Bar Council;

(d) the Law Society of England and Wales; and

(e) the Institute of Legal Executives.”

Prepared 6th December 2011