Scotland Bill

Amendments
to be moved
on third reading

Clause 2

LORD MCCLUSKEY

 

Page 2, line 7, at end insert “and the decision as to whether or not the circumstances
are such as to allow the Parliament of the United Kingdom to legislate with regard
to any devolved matter shall be a decision for that Parliament to take, declaring
further that that decision shall not be justiciable in any court of law”

After Clause 70

LORD MCCLUSKEY

 

Insert the following new Clause—

“The Barnett Formula

Within 30 days of the date on which this Act is passed, the Secretary of State
shall publish as a memorandum, supplementary to the agreement between
the Scottish Government and the United Kingdom Government on the
Scottish Government’s fiscal framework, a document containing a full
description of any agreement reached between the governments relating to
the future of the Barnett Formula or its application, amendment,
reassessment or replacement in the future, including any agreement as to
when any such change is intended to be considered by the two
governments in the future.”

Clause 71

LORD MCCLUSKEY

 

Page 77, line 9, at end insert—

“( )   (The Barnett Formula);”

 

Prepared 16th March 2016