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given up to and including

Wednesday 18th June 2003


New Amendments handed in are marked thus *

CONSIDERATION OF BILL

NATIONAL LOTTERY (FUNDING OF ENDOWMENTS) BILL


NEW CLAUSES

Commencement

   

Mr Christopher Chope

NC1

*To move the following Clause:—

       '.—This Act shall come into force on such day as the Secretary of State may by order appoint.'.


Guidance

   

Mr Christopher Chope

NC2

*To move the following Clause:—

       '.—The Secretary of State shall publish guidance to lottery distributors about the circumstances in which grant funding for endowments may be appropriate and any such guidance shall be subject to consultation.'.


   

Mr Edward Leigh

3

*Page     1,     line     6     [Clause     1],     after 'expenditure', insert 'as long as the value of funds spent on such endowments does not exceed 5 per cent of the value of total funds given to the Distribution Fund'.


   

Mr Christopher Chope

2

Page     2,     line     4     [Clause     1],     leave out subsection (7).

   

Mr Edward Leigh

5

*Page     2,     line     6     [Clause     1],     at end insert—

    '(7A)   After section 43D there is inserted the following section—

      "43E. The Comptroller and Auditor General may, with respect to any person in receipt of money under section 25, 25B, 41 or 43B where that money is paid for the purpose of establishing or contributing to an endowment, examine—

      (a) the accounts of that person so far as relating to the endowment,

      (b) any records relating to those accounts, and

      (c) any report of an auditor on those accounts.'.

   

Mr Christopher Chope

1

Page     2,     line     10     [Clause     1],     leave out subsection (9).

   

Mr Edward Leigh

4

*Page     2,     line     11     [Clause     1],     at end insert 'Any endowment, or contribution to endowments, established by this bill is liable to be reclaimed by the Distribution Fund in the event that,

      (a) the recipient body of such funds ceases to exist, or

      (b) the function of the recipient body changes substantively.'.


 
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