Amendment Paper as at
Wednesday 4th April 2001
COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE HOUSE
ELECTION PUBLICATIONS BILL [LORDS]
Mr Eric Forth
Clause 2, page 2, line 12, at end add ', and such an order shall have effect only on approval by both Houses of Parliament.
(4) The Secretary of State shall consult all political parties represented in Parliament before making an order under subsection (1) above.'.
Mr Andrew Stunell
Clause 2, page 2, line 12, at end add
'(4) In making any order under subsection (1) the Secretary of State shall have due regard to the advice of the Electoral Commission on any matters related thereto.'.