Clause 199

Equality Bill – in a Public Bill Committee at 3:30 pm on 2nd July 2009.

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General interpretation

Amendments made: 89, in clause 199, page 141, line 43, after ‘“Employer”,’, insert ‘“deferred member”,’.

See explanatory statement for amendment 65.

Amendment 90, in clause 199, page 142, line 2, at end insert—

‘( ) Nothing in section 26, 30, 79, 85, 90 or 95 is to be regarded as an express exception.’.—(The Solicitor-General.)

This amendment would clarify that a provision specifying when a particular Part of the Bill, or Chapter of a Part, does or does not apply is not to be regarded as an express exception.

Clause 199, as amended, ordered to stand part of the Bill.

Clauses 200 and 201 ordered to stand part of the Bill.

Schedule 28 agreed to.

Clause 202 ordered to stand part of the Bill.