Session 2010-11
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Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill [HL]


AMENDMENTS
TO BE MOVED
IN COMMITTEE
[Supplementary to the Fifth Marshalled List]

Clause 9

LORD CAMPBELL-SAVOURS

Page 6, leave out line 28

Page 6, leave out lines 29 and 30

Page 6, line 40, leave out from beginning to end of line 6 on page 7 and insert—

“(3) If not, all the remaining candidates other than the top two candidates are eliminated and all second preference votes cast are dealt with as follows—

(a) the second preference votes of voters who cast their first preference votes for either of the top two candidates play no further part in the count;

(b) the second preference votes of voters who cast their first preference votes for the eliminated candidates are allocated to either one of the top two candidates remaining in the count.”

Page 7, leave out lines 7 and 8 and insert—

“( ) After that stage the candidate who has most votes is elected.”

Page 7, leave out lines 9 to 12