Clause 11 : Number and distribution of seats
Moved by Lord Touhig
89BA: Clause 11, page 11, line 26, at end insert-
"(5) If the number of constituencies allocated to Wales under sub-paragraph (3) is fewer than 35, an additional allocation shall be made to Wales to ensure that it has 35 constituencies.
(6) Where an additional allocation is made under sub-paragraph (5) above, sub-paragraph (7) shall apply in place of rule 2.
(7) The electorate of any constituency in Wales shall be-
(a) no less than 95% of the Welsh electoral quota; and
(b) no more than 105% of that quota;
the "Wales electoral quota" meaning W/P, where W is the electorate of Wales and P is the number of constituencies allocated to Wales."