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Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill [HL]


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

Clause 11

LORD LIPSEY

Page 9, line 23, at end insert—

“( ) For the purposes of rule 2(1) the electorate shall be defined as the registered electorate, adjusted by the Electoral Commission’s best estimate of the unregistered electorate.

( ) In making that estimate, the Electoral Commission shall take account of the known socio-economic profile of that constituency.”

Page 9, leave out lines 24 to 28 and insert—

“( ) In this Schedule the “United Kingdom electoral quota” means—

U

598

where U is the population of the United Kingdom aged 18 or over minus the population of the constituencies mentioned in rule 6.”

LORD TYLER

LORD RENNARD

Page 12, line 1, at end insert “and

(iv) local government wards,”

Page 12, line 2, leave out “and county boroughs” and insert “, county boroughs and local government wards”

Page 12, line 5, after “1994,” insert “and local government wards,”