Committee (and remaining stages)

Part of Constitutional Reform and Governance Bill – in the House of Lords at 12:30 am on 7th April 2010.

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Photo of Baroness Hayman Baroness Hayman Lord Speaker 12:30 am, 7th April 2010

If the noble Earl will forgive me, it may assist the Committee if I say that the noble Lord, Lord Norton, has moved his amendment. As I understood it, the Government signified that they were going to accept it. However, I do not want to interrupt the noble Earl.

Amendment 1 agreed.

Clause 3, as amended, agreed.

Clauses 4 to 9 agreed.

Amendment 2 not moved.

Clause 10 : Selections for appointments to the civil service

Amendment 3 not moved.

Clause 10 agreed.

Clauses 11 to 14 agreed.

Amendment 4 not moved.

Clause 15 agreed.

Amendment 5 not moved.

Clause 16 agreed.

Clause 17 : Agreements for the Commission to carry out additional functions

Amendment 6 not moved.

Clause 17 agreed.

Clauses 18 and 19 agreed.

Schedule 2 agreed.

Debate on whether Clause 20 should stand part of the Bill.