Armed Forces Bill: Formal Minutes

Wednesday 22 March 2006

Members present:

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

The Committee deliberated.

Resolved, That the Armed Forces Bill be now considered.

Ordered, That€”

The Order of the Committee [20th March 2006] be amended in line 2, leave out '113, Schedule 2, Clauses 114' and insert '112, Clauses 117 to 127, Clause 113, Schedule 2, Clauses 114 to 116, Clauses 128'. €”( Mr Don Touhig.)

Clauses 67 to 76 agreed to.

Clause 77.

Amendment (154) proposed. €”( Mr David Burrowes.)

Question proposed, That the Amendment be made: €”Amendment, by leave, withdrawn.

Clause agreed to.

Clauses 78 to 85 agreed to.

Clause 86.

Amendment (33) made.

Clause, as amended, agreed to.

Clauses 87 to 112 agreed to.

Clauses 117 to 126 agreed to.

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

[Adjourned till Tuesday 28 March at 9.30am