Amendments proposed to the Civil Contingencies Bill, As Amended - continued House of Commons

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Patrick Mercer

66

Page     11,     line     31     [Clause     21],     leave out subsection (1) and insert—

    'In this Part, "emergency", means an event or situation that causes or is likely to cause—    (a)   one or more individuals to die, be seriously injured or become seriously ill, or

    (b)   serious harm to the environment (including the life and health of plants and animals)'.

   

Mr Elfyn Llwyd
Mr Simon Thomas
Adam Price
Hywel Williams

102

*Page     11,     line     31     [Clause     18],     after 'situation', insert 'liable to affect a significant proportion of the population or region'.

   

Mr Elfyn Llwyd
Mr Simon Thomas
Adam Price
Hywel Williams

103

*Page     11,     line     36     [Clause     18],     leave out from 'situation' to end of line 37 and insert 'may be held to threaten serious damage to human welfare only if it involves, causes or may cause'.


   

Mr Elfyn Llwyd
Mr Simon Thomas
Adam Price
Hywel Williams

104

*Page     12,     line     1     [Clause     18],     leave out paragraph (f).

   

Mr Elfyn Llwyd
Mr Simon Thomas
Adam Price
Hywel Williams

105

*Page     12,     line     2     [Clause     18],     leave out paragraph (g).

   

Mr Elfyn Llwyd
Mr Simon Thomas
Adam Price
Hywel Williams

106

*Page     12,     line     4     [Clause     18],     leave out from 'situation' to end of line 5 and insert 'may be held to threaten serious damage to the environment only if it involves, causes or may cause'.

   

Mr Elfyn Llwyd
Mr Simon Thomas
Adam Price
Hywel Williams

107

*Page     12,     line     10     [Clause     18],     leave out paragraph (c).

   

Mr Elfyn Llwyd
Mr Simon Thomas
Adam Price
Hywel Williams

108

*Page     12,     line     11     [Clause     18],     after 'following', insert 'can'.

   

Mr Elfyn Llwyd
Mr Simon Thomas
Adam Price
Hywel Williams

109

*Page     12,     line     11     [Clause     18],     after 'threaten', insert 'serious'.

   

Patrick Mercer

67

Page     12,     line     16     [Clause     18],     leave out subsections (5) and (6).

   

Mr Douglas Alexander

90

Page     12,     line     20     [Clause     18],     leave out 'involving or causing' and insert 'in so far as an event or situation involves or causes'.

   

Mr Douglas Alexander

91

Page     12,     line     22     [Clause     18],     at beginning insert 'it'.

   

Mr Douglas Alexander

92

Page     12,     line     23     [Clause     18],     at beginning insert 'it'.

   

Mr Richard Allan

110

*Page     12,     line     39     [Clause     19],     at end insert 'and'.

   

Patrick Mercer

44

Page     12,     line     40     [Clause     19],     leave out paragraphs (b) and (c) and insert 'or (b) one of Her Majesty's principal Secretaries of State, whose sole responsibility relates to civil contingencies'.

   

Mr Richard Allan

111

*Page     12,     line     40     [Clause     19],     leave out from 'State' to end of line 41.

   

Mr Richard Shepherd
Mr William Cash
Mr Robert Marshall-Andrews
Mr Richard Allan
Mr Alistair Carmichael

1

Page     12,     line     41     [Clause     19],     leave out 'the Commissioners of Her Majesty's Treasury' and insert 'the Chancellor of the Exchequer'.


   

Mr Douglas Alexander

93

Page     13,     line     14     [Clause     19],     after 'emergency,', insert—

      '() is satisfied that the regulations are compatible with the Convention rights (within the meaning of section 1 of the Human Rights Act 1998 (c.42)),'.

   

Mr Richard Allan

112

*Page     13,     line     14     [Clause     19],     after 'emergency', insert—

      '(iiia) is satisfied that the regulations are compatible with the European Convention on Human Rights,'.

   

Patrick Mercer

45

Page     13,     line     43     [Clause     21],     leave out 'thinks' and insert 'believes on reasonable grounds'.


   

Patrick Mercer

46

Page     14,     line     2     [Clause     21],     leave out 'thinks' and insert 'believes on reasonable grounds'.

   

Patrick Mercer

47

Page     14,     line     10     [Clause     21],     leave out paragraph (h).

   

Mr Douglas Alexander

94

Page     14,     line     17     [Clause     21],     leave out paragraph (l).

   

Patrick Mercer

48

Page     14,     line     21     [Clause     21],     leave out paragraph (n).

   

Mr Richard Allan

113

*Page     14,     line     23     [Clause     21],     leave out from 'Parliament' to '; in'.

   

Mr Richard Shepherd
Mr Robert Marshall-Andrews
Mr Richard Allan
Mr Alistair Carmichael

2

Page     14,     line     23     [Clause     21],     after 'Royal Prerogative', insert 'other than the repeal, amendment, modification or disapplication of any provision of the Human Rights Act 1998'.

   

Patrick Mercer

49

Page     14,     line     31     [Clause     21],     leave out 'whether written or oral', and insert 'in writing to the Emergency Powers Committee'.

   

Patrick Mercer

50

Page     14,     line     33     [Clause     21],     leave out 'or without compensation' and insert 'full compensation being payable except in the occasion that the property being confiscated is being used to commit an offence'.

   

Mr Oliver Heald
Patrick Mercer

7

Page     14,     line     33     [Clause     21],     leave out 'or without'.

   

Mr Oliver Heald
Patrick Mercer

8

Page     14,     line     35     [Clause     21],     leave out 'or without'.

   

Patrick Mercer

52

Page     14,     line     36     [Clause     21],     leave out 'specified place' and insert 'place specified as being at risk of, or under, an emergency as defined in section 18'.

   

Patrick Mercer

51

Page     14,     line     37     [Clause     21],     at end insert 'save that the movement of honourable Members to or from a place at which Parliament shall be assembled shall be enabled or protected'.

   

Patrick Mercer

53

Page     14,     line     38     [Clause     21],     leave out 'specified place' and insert 'place specified as being at risk of, or under, an emergency as defined under section 18'.

   

Patrick Mercer

54

Page     14,     line     41     [Clause     21],     leave out 'specified places or at specified times' and insert 'places or at times of emergency'.

   

Patrick Mercer

55

Page     14,     line     42     [Clause     21],     leave out 'at specified times; and insert 'to and from places of emergency, at times of emergency'.

   

Patrick Mercer

56

Page     14,     line     43     [Clause     21],     at end insert 'save for the Parliamentary activities or business of honourable Members, which shall continue, and be protected'.

   

Patrick Mercer

57

Page     14,     line     45     [Clause     21],     at beginning insert 'knowingly'.

   

Patrick Mercer

58

Page     14,     line     46     [Clause     21],     at beginning insert 'knowingly'.

   

Patrick Mercer

59

Page     14,     line     48     [Clause     21],     at beginning insert 'knowingly'.


   

Mr William Cash

5

Page     15,     line     1     [Clause     21],     after 'Part', insert 'or Part 4 of the Anti-Terrorism, Crime and Security Act 2001'.

   

Mr Oliver Heald
Patrick Mercer

64

Page     15,     line     1     [Clause     21],     after 'Part', insert 'or a provision of the Health and Safety at Work Etc. Act 1974'.

   

Patrick Mercer

65

Page     15,     line     1     [Clause     21],     after 'Part', insert 'or a provision of the Human Rights Act 1998'.

   

Mr Oliver Heald
Patrick Mercer

10

Page     15,     line     3     [Clause     21],     leave out from 'function', to end of line 7 and insert 'subject to proper remuneration or compensation being payable'.

   

Patrick Mercer

60

Page     15,     line     6     [Clause     21],     at end insert 'provided that such function is reasonable and proportional to the risk or risks in respect of which regulations are being made'.

   

Patrick Mercer

71

Page     15,     line     18     [Clause     21],     leave out paragraph (p).

   

Patrick Mercer

72

Page     15,     line     20     [Clause     21],     leave out paragraph (q).

   

Patrick Mercer

61

Page     15,     line     21     [Clause     21],     leave out subsection (4).

   

Patrick Mercer

68

Page     15,     line     25     [Clause     22],     leave out 'thinks' and insert 'believes on reasonable grounds'.

 
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