Armed Forces Bill: Formal Minutes

Tuesday 28 March 2006 [Afternoon Sitting]

Members present:

Mr George Howarth, in the Chair
Vera Baird
Mr Simon Burns
Mr David Burrowes
Mr Alan Campbell
Ben Chapman
Mr Gerald Howarth
Sarah McCarthy-Fry
Bob Russell
Jim Sheridan
Mr Don Touhig

Clauses 128 to 141 agreed to.

Clause 142.

Amendments (34 and 35) made.

Clause, as amended, agreed to.

Clauses 143 to 154 agreed to.

Clause 155.

Amendments (36 and 37) made.

Clause, as amended, agreed to.

Clauses 156 to 158 agreed to.

Clause 159.

Amendment (157) proposed. €”( Ben Chapman.)

Question proposed, That the Amendment be made: €”Amendment, by leave, withdrawn.

Clause agreed to.

Clauses 160 and 161 agreed to.

Clause 162.

Amendments (38 and 39) made.

Clause, as amended, agreed to.

Clause 163 agreed to.

Schedule 3.

Amendments (54 and 55) made.

Schedule, as amended, agreed to.

Clause 164.

Amendment (40) made.

Clause, as amended, agreed to.

Clauses 165 to 168 agreed to.

Schedule 4 agreed to.

Clauses 169 to 180 agreed to.

Schedule 5 agreed to.

Clause 181 agreed to.

Schedule 6 agreed to.

Clauses 182 to 205 agreed to.

Schedule 7 agreed to.

Clauses 206 to 270 agreed to.

Clause 271.

Amendment (158) proposed. €”( Mr Gerald Howarth.)

Question proposed, That the Amendment be made: €”Amendment, by leave, withdrawn.

Clause agreed to.

Schedule 8.

Amendments (56 to 61) made.

Schedule, as amended, agreed to.

Clauses 272 to 274 agreed to.

Clause 275.

Amendments (41 and 42) made.

Clause, as amended, agreed to.

Schedule 9 agreed to.

Ordered, That further consideration of the Bill be now adjourned.€”( Mr Alan Campbell.)

[Adjourned till Wednesday 29 March at 9.30am