Lord Anderson of Ipswich moved Motion E1, as an amendment to Motion E, at end to insert “, and do propose Amendment 42B in lieu—
42B After Clause 15, insert the following new Clause—
(1) A Minister of the Crown may not make regulations under section 15 unless—
(a) a document containing a proposal for those regulations has been laid before each House of Parliament,
(b) the document has been referred to, and considered by, a Committee of the House of Commons (‘the Committee’), and
(c) a period of at least 30 days has elapsed after that referral, not including any period during which Parliament is dissolved or prorogued or either House is adjourned for more than four days.
(2) If the Committee determines that special attention should be drawn to the regulations in question, a Minister of the Crown must arrange for the instrument to be debated on the floor of each House and voted on before the period in subsection (1)(c) elapses.
(3) If any amendments to the regulations, whether or not proposed by the Committee, are agreed by both Houses of Parliament, the regulations must be made in the form so amended.
(4) If one House agrees amendments to the regulations under subsection (3), the regulations may not be made until the other House has debated and voted on a motion to agree or disagree with those amendments.””