Schedule 3 - Appointment to listed judicial offices

Part of Justice (Northern Ireland) Bill – in a Public Bill Committee am 4:45 pm ar 31 Ionawr 2002.

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Photo of Crispin Blunt Crispin Blunt Shadow Spokesperson (Northern Ireland) 4:45, 31 Ionawr 2002

I am grateful for the Minister's explanation. On the basis of his assurance that the power to appoint investigators for coroners will be devolved when justice is devolved, I shall not oppose the amendment.

Amendment agreed to.

Amendments made: No. 73, in page 79, line 37, leave out 'definition of ''the President''' and insert

'definitions of ''the President'' and ''the Vice-President'''.—[Mr. Browne.]

No. 74, in page 79, line 41, at end insert—

'33A In regulation 2(2) of the Fair Employment Tribunal (Rules of Procedure) Regulations 1989 (SR 1989 No. 445), in the definitions of ''the President'' and ''Vice-President'', for ''Lord Chancellor'' substitute ''First Minister and deputy First Minister''.'.—[Mr. Browne.]

It being after Five o'clock, The Chairman proceeded, pursuant to Sessional Order D [28 June 2001] and the Orders of the Committee [28 and 31 January 2002], to put forthwith the Questions necessary to dispose of the business to be concluded at that time.

Schedule 3, as amended, agreed to.

Clauses 6 to 11 ordered to stand part of the Bill.

Schedule 4 agreed to.

Clauses 12 and 13 ordered to stand part of the Bill.