Formal Minutes |
Wednesday 12 December
Sir Alan Beith, in the Chair
|Mr Robert Buckland
||Nick de Bois
||Mr Elfyn Llwyd|
of the Children and Families Bill:
Mr Robert Buckland declared his
interest as a Crown Court Recorder and a practising barrister,
although not currently involved in any relevant cases;
Mr Elfyn Llwyd declared that he
would be practising family law again from 2013; and
Nick de Bois declared that he was
participating in a mediation process.
Draft Report (Pre-legislative
scrutiny of the Children and Families Bill), proposed by the
Chair, brought up and read.
That the draft Report be read a second time, paragraph by paragraph.
Paragraphs 1 to 199 read and agreed
Paragraph 200 read.
Amendment proposed, in the title
of draft clause 1A, to leave out "1A
and insert "1A Shared parenting".(Nick
Question , That the Amendment be
made, put and negativred.
Paragraph agreed to.
Paragraph 201 read and agreed to.
Summary agreed to.
That the Report be the Fourth Report of the Committee to the House.
That the Chair make the Report to the House.
That embargoed copies of the Report be made available, in accordance
with the provisions of Standing Order No. 134.
Written evidence was ordered to
be reported to the House for printing with the Report, together
with written evidence reported and ordered to be published on
7 and 20 November.
[Adjourned till Tuesday 18 December at 9.15am.