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Legal Services Bill [lords] [money]

Volume 461: debated on Monday 4 June 2007

Queen’s recommendation having been signified––

Motion made, and Question put forthwith, pursuant to Standing Order No. 52(1)(a) (Money resolutions and ways and means resolutions in connection with bills),

That, for the purposes of any Act resulting from the Legal Services Bill [Lords], it is expedient to authorise the payment out of money provided by Parliament of—

(1) payments by the Lord Chancellor to the Legal Services Board and the Office for Legal Complaints,

(2) any other expenditure incurred by the Lord Chancellor under or by virtue of the Act, and

(3) any increase attributable to the Act in the sums payable under or by virtue of any other Act out of money so provided.—[Jonathan Shaw.]

Question agreed to.

LEGAL SERVICES BILL [LORDS] [WAYS AND MEANS]

Motion made, and Question put forthwith, pursuant to Standing Order No. 52(1)(a) (Money resolutions and ways and means resolutions in connection with bills),

That, for the purposes of any Act resulting from the Legal Services Bill [Lords], it is expedient to authorise—

(1) the imposition of a levy by the Legal Services Board,

(2) the charging of certain fees by the Legal Services Board in its capacity as an approved regulator or a licensing authority under the Act,

(3) the imposition of charges by the Office for Legal Complaints in connection with complaints made under the scheme under Part 6 of the Act, and

(4) the payment of sums into the Consolidated Fund.—[Jonathan Shaw.]

Question agreed to.