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Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill [HL]


AMENDMENTS
TO BE MOVED
IN COMMITTEE

Clause 1

LORD LIPSEY

Page 1, line 6, leave out “5 May” and insert “13 October”

Page 1, line 6, leave out “5 May 2011” and insert “such date as the Secretary of State may by order determine and such an order shall be subject to the affirmative resolution procedure”

Clause 4

LORD LIPSEY

Page 2, line 32, leave out subsections (1) to (4) and insert—

“( ) The referendum may not take place on the same day as a local authority election, a local referendum, a mayoral election or an election to the European Parliament; nor on the same day as a general election of members of the Welsh Assembly, Scottish Parliament or Northern Ireland Assembly.”

Clause 8

LORD LIPSEY

Page 6, line 17, leave out subsection (4)

Clause 9

LORD LIPSEY

Page 6, line 30, at end insert—

“( ) Where a voter marks a ballot with a cross against the name of a candidate, that cross shall count as if the voter had placed the number 1 opposite the name of that candidate.”

Clause 11

LORD MCAVOY

Page 10, line 29, at end insert—

“( ) 3 constituencies in the South Lanarkshire council area”

Page 10, line 29, at end insert—

“( ) a constituency named Rutherglen and Hamiton West”