Scotland Bill

AmendmentS
to be moved
in committee

[Supplementary to the Marshalled List]

After Clause 64

BARONESS QUIN

LORD SHIPLEY

 

Insert the following new Clause—

“Political and economic impact of this Act on the United Kingdom

The Secretary of State and the Scottish Ministers shall, in exercising any
power or order provided for under this Act, consider—

(a)   the impact of exercising the power or order on the political and
economic strength of the United Kingdom as a whole, and

(b)   the importance of strengthening the United Kingdom as a whole,
both politically and economically.”

BARONESS QUIN

LORD SHIPLEY

VISCOUNT RIDLEY

 

Insert the following new Clause—

“Economy of areas adjoining Scotland: report

(1)     Within one year of the passing of this Act, the Secretary of State and the
Scottish Ministers must prepare a report reviewing the impact of Parts 2 to
5 of this Act on the areas adjoining Scotland, including Cumbria and the
North-East of England.

(2)     The Secretary of State must lay a copy of the report prepared under
subsection (1) before Parliament.”

 

Prepared 18th December 2015