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Notices of Amendments: 1 September 2011                  

2626

 

Health and Social Care (Re-Committed) Bill, continued

 
 

Commencement: consultation with Scottish Ministers

 

Mr Secretary Lansley

 

NC9

 

To move the following Clause:—

 

‘(1)    

The Secretary of State must consult the Scottish Ministers before making an order

 

under section 304(4) relating to—

 

(a)    

section 54 (radiation protection functions), so far as relating to the

 

Scottish Ministers,

 

(b)    

section 56 (co-operation in relation to public health functions), so far as

 

relating to the exercise of functions in relation to Scotland by a person to

 

which the provision inserted by subsection (1) of that section applies,

 

(c)    

section 226(4) (requirement for persons advised etc. by the Professional

 

Standards Authority for Health and Social Care to pay fee), so far as

 

relating to the Scottish Ministers,

 

(d)    

section 227(1) (funding of the Professional Standards Authority for

 

Health and Social Care), so far as relating to a body that regulates a

 

profession in Scotland which does not fall within Section G2 of Part 2 of

 

Schedule 5 to the Scotland Act 1998 (health professions),

 

(e)    

section 227(4) and (5) (power of the Professional Standards Authority for

 

Health and Social Care to borrow), so far as relating to functions of the

 

Professional Standards Authority for Health and Social Care which are

 

exercisable in relation to—

 

(i)    

unregulated health professionals in Scotland, unregulated health

 

care workers in Scotland or relevant students in Scotland,

 

(ii)    

a body that maintains a register of persons within sub-

 

paragraph (i),

 

(iii)    

a profession in Scotland which does not fall within Section G2 of

 

Part 2 of Schedule 5 to the Scotland Act 1998, or

 

(iv)    

a body that regulates a profession within sub-paragraph (iii),

 

(f)    

section 228(1) (power of the Professional Standards Authority for Health

 

and Social Care to advise regulatory bodies etc.), so far as relating to a

 

body that regulates a profession in Scotland which does not fall within

 

Section G of Part 2 of Schedule 5 to the Scotland Act 1998 (architects,

 

health professions and auditors),

 

(g)    

section 229(8) (requirement for the Professional Standards Authority for

 

Health and Social Care to lay copy strategic reports before Parliament

 

etc.), so far as relating to the Scottish Parliament,

 

(h)    

section 230 (appointments to regulatory bodies), so far as relating to—

 

(i)    

the exercise of the appointment functions under subsection (8)(f)

 

of the provision inserted by that section, or

 

(ii)    

subsection (4) of that provision,

 

(i)    

section 231 (establishment of voluntary registers), so far as relating to the

 

establishment and maintenance of relevant registers,

 

(j)    

section 232 (accreditation of voluntary registers), so far as relating to the

 

functions of the Professional Standards Authority for Health and Social

 

Care in relation to relevant registers,

 

(k)    

Part 2 or 3 of Schedule 16 (amendments relating to the Health and Care

 

Professions Council or the Professional Standards Authority for Health

 

and Social Care) and section 233(1) so far as relating to the Part in

 

question, and


 
 

Notices of Amendments: 1 September 2011                  

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Health and Social Care (Re-Committed) Bill, continued

 
 

(l)    

paragraphs 1 to 4 of Schedule 22 (amendments of the National Health

 

Service (Scotland) Act 1978 relating to the relationships between the

 

health services) and section 296 so far as relating to those paragraphs.

 

(2)    

In this section—

 

“relevant registers” means—

 

(a)    

registers of unregulated health professionals in Scotland,

 

(b)    

registers of unregulated health care workers in Scotland, or

 

(c)    

registers of relevant students in Scotland,

 

“relevant students in Scotland” means persons participating in studies in

 

Scotland for the purpose of becoming—

 

(d)    

an unregulated health professional,

 

(e)    

an unregulated health care worker, or

 

(f)    

a member of a profession which does not fall within Section G2

 

of Part 2 of Schedule 5 to the Scotland Act 1998,

 

“unregulated health professional” means a person who is or has been

 

practising as an unregulated health professional (within the meaning of

 

the provisions inserted by section 231) and “unregulated health

 

professional in Scotland” means a person who is or has been practising

 

as such in Scotland, and

 

“unregulated health care worker” means a person who is or has been

 

engaged in work as an unregulated health care worker (within the

 

meaning of those provisions) and “unregulated health care worker in

 

Scotland” means a person who is or has been engaged in such work in

 

Scotland.’.

 

Mr Secretary Lansley

 

49

 

Page  9,  line  12  [Clause  14],  leave out subsection (7).

 

Mr Secretary Lansley

 

50

 

Page  11,  line  24  [Clause  15],  at end insert—

 

‘( )    

Where regulations under subsection (1) require a local authority to exercise any

 

of the public health functions of the Secretary of State, the regulations may also

 

authorise or require the local authority to exercise any prescribed functions of the

 

Secretary of State that are exercisable in connection with those functions

 

(including the powers conferred by section 12).’.

 

Mr Secretary Lansley

 

51

 

Page  11,  line  27  [Clause  15],  at end insert—

 

‘( )    

Any rights acquired, or liabilities (including liabilities in tort) incurred, in respect

 

of the exercise by a local authority of any of its functions under regulations under

 

subsection (1) are enforceable by or against the local authority (and no other

 

person).’.

 

Mr Secretary Lansley

 

52

 

Page  12,  line  6  [Clause  16],  at end insert—

 

‘( )    

The making of regulations under subsection (1) does not prevent the Secretary of

 

State from exercising the specified EU health function.’.


 
 

Notices of Amendments: 1 September 2011                  

2628

 

Health and Social Care (Re-Committed) Bill, continued

 
 

Mr Secretary Lansley

 

53

 

Page  12,  line  6  [Clause  16],  at end insert—

 

‘( )    

Any rights acquired, or liabilities (including liabilities in tort) incurred, in respect

 

of the exercise by the Board or a clinical commissioning group of any of its

 

functions under regulations under subsection (1) are enforceable by or against the

 

Board or (as the case may be) the group (and no other person).’.

 

Mr Secretary Lansley

 

54

 

Page  14,  line  37  [Clause  19],  at end insert—

 

‘( )    

Any rights acquired, or liabilities (including liabilities in tort) incurred, in respect

 

of the exercise by a body mentioned in subsection (2) of any function exercisable

 

by it by virtue of this section are enforceable by or against that body (and no other

 

person).’.

 

Mr Secretary Lansley

 

55

 

Page  16  [Clause  20],  leave out lines 28 and 29.

 

Mr Secretary Lansley

 

56

 

Page  17  [Clause  20],  leave out lines 27 and 28.

 

Mr Secretary Lansley

 

57

 

Page  17  [Clause  20],  leave out lines 33 and 34.

 

Mr Secretary Lansley

 

58

 

Page  17  [Clause  20],  leave out lines 39 and 40.

 

Mr Secretary Lansley

 

59

 

Page  18  [Clause  20],  leave out lines 14 and 15.

 

Mr Secretary Lansley

 

60

 

Page  18  [Clause  20],  leave out lines 42 to 44 and insert—

 

‘(3)    

The Board must encourage clinical commissioning groups to enter into

 

arrangements with local authorities in pursuance of regulations under

 

section 75 where it considers that this would secure—

 

(a)    

that health services are provided in an integrated way and that

 

this would have any of the effects mentioned in subsection (1)(a)

 

to (c), or

 

(b)    

that the provision of health services is integrated with the

 

provision of health-related services or social care services and

 

that this would have any of the effects mentioned in subsection

 

(2)(a) to (c).’.


 
 

Notices of Amendments: 1 September 2011                  

2629

 

Health and Social Care (Re-Committed) Bill, continued

 
 

Mr Secretary Lansley

 

61

 

Page  19  [Clause  20],  leave out lines 1 and 2.

 

Mr Secretary Lansley

 

62

 

Page  19  [Clause  20],  leave out lines 19 and 20.

 

Mr Secretary Lansley

 

63

 

Page  19,  line  32  [Clause  20],  at end insert ‘in the exercise of its functions’.

 

Mr Secretary Lansley

 

64

 

Page  20  [Clause  20],  leave out lines 3 and 4.

 

Mr Secretary Lansley

 

65

 

Page  24,  line  20  [Clause  20],  at end insert—

 

‘“health services” means services provided as part of the health service and,

 

in sections 13N and 13P, also includes services that are to be provided as

 

part of the health service’.

 

Mr Secretary Lansley

 

66

 

Page  24,  line  20  [Clause  20],  at end insert—

 

‘(2)    

Any reference (however expressed) in the following provisions of this Act to the

 

functions of the Board includes a reference to the functions of the Secretary of

 

State that are exercisable by the Board by virtue of arrangements under section

 

7A—

 

(a)    

section 6E(7) and (10)(b),

 

(b)    

section 13A(2),

 

(c)    

section 13C(1),

 

(d)    

section 13D,

 

(e)    

section 13E(1),

 

(f)    

section 13F,

 

(g)    

section 13G(1),

 

(h)    

section 13H(1),

 

(i)    

section 13I(1),

 

(j)    

section 13J,

 

(k)    

section 13K(1),

 

(l)    

section 13L,

 

(m)    

section 13M(1) and (2),

 

(n)    

section 13N(2),

 

(o)    

section 13P(1),

 

(p)    

section 13S(1),

 

(q)    

section 13T(1) and (4),

 

(r)    

section 13V(2),

 

(s)    

section 13W(1),

 

(t)    

section 13Z1(1),


 
 

Notices of Amendments: 1 September 2011                  

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Health and Social Care (Re-Committed) Bill, continued

 
 

(u)    

section 13Z2(1),

 

(v)    

section 72(1),

 

(w)    

section 75(1)(a) and (2),

 

(x)    

section 82,

 

(y)    

section 223C(2)(a),

 

(z)    

in Schedule A1, paragraph 13.

 

(3)    

Any reference (however expressed) in the following provisions of other Acts to

 

the functions of the Board includes a reference to the functions of the Secretary

 

of State that are exercisable by the Board by virtue of arrangements under section

 

7A—

 

(a)    

sections 116 to 116B of the Local Government and Public Involvement

 

in Health Act 2007 (joint strategic needs assessments etc.),

 

(b)    

section 200(6) of the Health and Social Care Act 2011 (participation of

 

the Board in work of Health and Wellbeing Boards),

 

(c)    

section 202(4) of that Act (supply of information to Health and

 

Wellbeing Boards),

 

(d)    

section 289(1) and (2) of that Act (duties to co-operate),

 

(e)    

section 290(2)(d) of that Act (breaches of duties to co-operate).

 

(4)    

The Secretary of State may by order amend the list of provisions specified in

 

subsection (2) or (3).”’.

 

Mr Secretary Lansley

 

67

 

Page  24,  line  38  [Clause  21],  after ‘change,’, insert—

 

‘( )    

a parliamentary general election takes place,’.

 

Mr Secretary Lansley

 

68

 

Page  26,  line  13  [Clause  21],  after ‘change,’, insert—

 

‘( )    

a parliamentary general election takes place,’.

 

Mr Secretary Lansley

 

69

 

Page  27,  line  31  [Clause  22],  leave out ‘of services’.

 

Mr Secretary Lansley

 

70

 

Page  32,  line  3  [Clause  22],  leave out ‘and’ and insert—

 

‘( )    

the function of determining the allowances payable under a pension

 

scheme established under paragraph 10(4) of Schedule 1A, and’.

 

Mr Secretary Lansley

 

71

 

Page  32  [Clause  22],  leave out lines 13 and 14.

 

Mr Secretary Lansley

 

72

 

Page  34  [Clause  23],  leave out lines 14 and 15.


 
 

Notices of Amendments: 1 September 2011                  

2631

 

Health and Social Care (Re-Committed) Bill, continued

 
 

Mr Secretary Lansley

 

73

 

Page  35  [Clause  23],  leave out lines 8 and 9.

 

Mr Secretary Lansley

 

74

 

Page  35  [Clause  23],  leave out line 19.

 

Mr Secretary Lansley

 

75

 

Page  35  [Clause  23],  leave out line 24.

 

Mr Secretary Lansley

 

76

 

Page  35  [Clause  23],  leave out lines 39 and 40.

 

Mr Secretary Lansley

 

77

 

Page  36  [Clause  23],  leave out lines 28 and 29.

 

Mr Secretary Lansley

 

78

 

Page  36,  line  41  [Clause  23],  after ‘consortium’, insert ‘in the exercise of its

 

functions’.

 

Mr Secretary Lansley

 

79

 

Page  37  [Clause  23],  leave out lines 21 and 22.

 

Mr Secretary Lansley

 

80

 

Page  47,  line  14  [Clause  23],  at end insert—

 

‘“health services” means services provided as part of the health service and,

 

in section 14Z, also includes services that are to be provided as part of the

 

health service.’.

 

Mr Secretary Lansley

 

81

 

Page  47,  line  14  [Clause  23],  at end insert—

 

‘(2)    

Any reference (however expressed) in the following provisions of this Act to the

 

functions of a clinical commissioning group includes a reference to the functions

 

of the Secretary of State that are exercisable by the group by virtue of

 

arrangements under section 7A—

 

(a)    

section 6E(7) and (10)(b),

 

(b)    

section 14C(2)(e),

 

(c)    

section 14O,

 

(d)    

section 14P,

 

(e)    

section 14S(1),

 

(f)    

section 14T(1),

 

(g)    

section 14U(1),

 

(h)    

section 14V(1),


 
 

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(i)    

section 14W(1),

 

(j)    

section 14X,

 

(k)    

section 14Y(1) and (2),

 

(l)    

section 14Z(1),

 

(m)    

section 14Z2(1),

 

(n)    

section 14Z3(2),

 

(o)    

section 14Z4(1),

 

(p)    

section 14Z5(7),

 

(q)    

section 14Z9(1),

 

(r)    

section 14Z13(1),

 

(s)    

section 14Z14(2),

 

(t)    

sections 14Z15(1), 14Z17(1) and 14Z19(1) and (3),

 

(u)    

section 14Z21(1),

 

(v)    

section 72(1),

 

(w)    

section 75(1)(a) and (2),

 

(x)    

section 77(1)(b),

 

(y)    

section 82,

 

(z)    

section 89(1A)(d),

 

(aa)    

section 94(3A)(d),

 

(ab)    

section 223C(2)(b),

 

(ac)    

section 223H(1),

 

(ad)    

in Schedule 1A, paragraphs 3(1) and (3), 5, 11(6)(b) and 13(3).

 

(3)    

Any reference (however expressed) in the following provisions of other Acts to

 

the functions of a clinical commissioning group includes a reference to the

 

functions of the Secretary of State that are exercisable by the group by virtue of

 

arrangements under section 7A—

 

(a)    

sections 116 to 116B of the Local Government and Public Involvement

 

in Health Act 2007 (joint strategic needs assessments etc.),

 

(b)    

section 202(4) of the Health and Social Care Act 2011 (supply of

 

information to Health and Wellbeing Boards),

 

(c)    

section 290(2)(d) of that Act (breaches of duties to co-operate).

 

(d)    

in Schedule 6 to that Act, paragraph 5(4).

 

(4)    

The Secretary of State may by order amend the list of provisions specified in

 

subsection (2) or (3).”’.

 

Mr Secretary Lansley

 

82

 

Page  50,  line  32  [Clause  24],  leave out ‘or 12’.

 

Mr Secretary Lansley

 

83

 

Page  73,  line  31  [Clause  42],  at end insert—

 

‘(7A)    

Where the Board makes arrangements with another body or person under

 

subsection (7) it may also arrange for that other body or person to exercise any

 

functions that the Board has, by virtue of being a Category 1 responder, under

 

Part 1 of the Civil Contingencies Act 2004.’.

 

Mr Secretary Lansley

 

84

 

Page  74,  line  8  [Clause  42],  leave out from ‘made’ to end of line 9 and insert ‘by


 
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