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Commons Bill [Lords] – in a Public Bill Committee at 10:45 am on 25th April 2006.

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Landto which Part 1applies

Questionproposed, That the clause stand part of theBill.

Photo of Jim Knight Jim Knight Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Rural Affairs, Landscape and Biodiversity), Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) (Rural Affairs, Landscape and Biodiversity)

The clause applies part 1 of the Bill to land inEngland and Wales, with exceptions made for the New Forest, EppingForest, the Forest of Dean and land exempted from registration by orderunder section 11 of the Commons Registration Act 1965, listed in anannexe in the explanatory notes, including Victoria gardens in Portlandin my constituency. The excepted areas set out in the clause areidentical to those excluded from the operation of the 1965Act.

Question putand agreedto.

Clause 5ordered to stand part of theBill.