Armed Forces Bill: Formal Minutes

Thursday 30 March 2006

Members present:

Mr George Howarth, in the Chair
Vera Baird
Mr Colin Breed
Mr Simon Burns
Mr David Burrowes
Mr Alan Campbell
Ben Chapman
Mr Gerald Howarth
Mr Kevan Jones
Robert Key
Sarah McCarthy-Fry
Jim Sheridan
Mr Don Touhig

The Committee deliberated.

Resolved, That the Armed Forces Bill be now considered.

Clause 335.

Amendments (45 and 46 made) made.

Another Amendment (172) proposed. €”( Mr David Burrowes.)

Question proposed, That the Amendment be made: €”Amendment, by leave, withdrawn.

Other Amendments (47 to 49) made.

Clause, as amended, agreed to.

Clause 336 agreed to.

Clause 337

Amendment (162) proposed. €”( Vera Baird.)

Question proposed, That the Amendment be made: €”Amendment, by leave, withdrawn.

Clause agreed to.

Clauses 338 to 345 agreed to.

Schedule 11 agreed to.

Clauses 346 to 351 agreed to.

Schedule 12.

Amendments (62 to 73) made.

Schedule, as amended, agreed to.

Clauses 352 to 354 agreed to.

Clause 355.

Amendment (175) proposed. €”( Mr Gerald Howarth.)

Question proposed, That the Amendment be made: €”Amendment, by leave, withdrawn.

Clause agreed to.

Clauses 356 to 360 agreed to.

Schedule 13 agreed to.

Clauses 361 and 362 agreed to.

Clause 363.

Amendment (166) made.

Clause, as amended, agreed to.

Clause 364.

Amendment (163) made.

Clause, as amended, agreed to.

Clause 365.

Amendment (50) made.

Clause, as amended, agreed to.

Clauses 366 and 367 agreed to.

Clause 368.

Amendments (51 and 52) made.

Clause, as amended, agreed to.

Schedule 14.

Amendments (74 to 107) made.

Schedule, as amended, agreed to.

Schedule 15.

Amendments (108 to 151) made.

Schedule, as amended, agreed to.

Clause 369 agreed to.

Clause 370.

Amendments (164, 165 and 167) made.

Clause, as amended, agreed to.

Clause 371.

Amendments (168 to 170) made.

Clause, as amended, agreed to.

Clause 372.

Amendment (171) made.

Clause, as amended, agreed to.

Clause 373 agreed to.

Clause 374.

Amendment (53) made.

Clause, as amended, agreed to.

Clause 375 agreed to.

A Clause (NC12)€”( Mr Don Touhig)€”brought up, read the first time and second time, and added.

A Clause (NC 13)€”( Mr Don Touhig)€”brought up, read the first time and second time, and added.

A Clause (NC 14)€”( Mr Don Touhig)€”brought up, read the first time and second time, and added.

A Clause (NC 3)€”( Mr Gerald Howarth)€”brought up, and read the first time.

Question proposed, That the Clause be read a second time: €”Clause, by leave withdrawn.

A Clause (NC 9)€”( Mr David Burrowes)€”brought up, and read the first time.

Question proposed, That the Clause be read a second time: €”Clause, by leave withdrawn.

A Clause (NC 15)€”( Mr David Burrowes)€”brought up, and read the first time.

Question proposed, That the Clause be read a second time:€”Clause, by leave withdrawn.

A Clause (NC 23)€”( Mr Kevan Jones)€”brought up, and read the first time.

Question proposed, That the Clause be read a second time: €”Clause, by leave withdrawn.

A Clause (NC 30)€”( Mr Gerald Howarth)€”brought up, and read the first time.

Question proposed, That the Clause be read a second time: €”Clause, by leave withdrawn.

A Clause (NC 36)€”( Mr Gerald Howarth)€”brought up, and read the first time.

Question proposed, That the Clause be read a second time: €”Clause, by leave withdrawn.

Schedule (NS 1)€”( Mr Don Touhig)€”brought up, read the first and second time, and added.

Schedule (NS 2)€”( Mr Don Touhig)€”brought up, read the first and second time, and added.

[Adjourned till Wednesday 19 April at 9.30am