European Union Referendum Bill

Motion AND AMENDMENT to be Moved
on Consideration of Commons reason

Clause 2

LORDS AMENDMENT 1

Baroness Anelay of St Johns to move, That this House do not insist on its
Amendment 1, to which the Commons have disagreed for their Reason 1A.

Baroness Morgan of Ely to move, as an amendment to the above motion, at end
insert “but do propose Amendment 1B in lieu—

1B

Page 2, line 7, at end insert—

“( )   the persons who, on the date of the referendum, will be aged 16 or
over and are registered in the register of electors for parliamentary
elections; any steps taken to register such eligible persons shall—

(i)   focus on registering 15 year old “attainers” (those who will
attain the age of 16 by the date of the referendum); and

(ii)   utilise low-cost means of communication such as email, in
particular making use of school email services.””

Prepared 10th December 2015