Amendment 156

Digital Markets, Competition and Consumers Bill - Report (2nd Day) – in the House of Lords am 7:42 pm ar 13 Mawrth 2024.

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Lord Offord of Garvel:

Moved by Lord Offord of Garvel

156: Clause 336, page 235, line 29, at end insert—“(4A) In the case of regulations under section 335 made by the Treasury, the references in subsections (3) and (4) to each or either House of Parliament are to be read as references to the House of Commons only.”Member's explanatory statementThis amendment secures that the power to make regulations under clause 335 containing only amendments to tax legislation are subject to procedure in the House of Commons alone, in compliance with the usual approach for such powers in recognition of the financial privilege of the Commons. See also my amendments to that clause providing for the power to be exercisable by the Treasury.

Amendment 156 agreed.

Clause 338: Commencement