HC Deb 21 October 1982 vol 29 c632


11. 43 pm

The Solicitor-General Sir Ian Percival)

I beg to move amendment No. 1 in page 3, line 23, after '(b)', insert 'it'.

The Chairman

With this we can discuss Government amendments Nos. 3 to 6, 8, 10, 12 and 13.

The Solicitor-General

The Committee will know that in considering these Bills we have the enormous advantage of the assistance of the Joint Committee and I am happy to tell the Committee that the amendments that we now have to consider have all been considered by Lord Roskill, who is the Chairman of that Committee. I shall be happy to enlarge, for reasons of clarity, if and when asked. The first group of amendments are of a printing or drafting nature.

Amendment agreed to.

Clause 4, as amended, ordered to stand part of the Bill.

Clauses 5 to 8 ordered to stand part of the Bill.

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