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House of Commons


Thursday 12 July 2012


Public Bill Committee Proceedings


Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill




Mr Iain Wright


Ian Murray


Chi Onwurah


Withdrawn  93


Clause  49,  page  41,  line  35,  at end insert—



Prior to the subordinate legislation coming into force, the review of the


effectiveness of the legislation as set out in 14A(2)(a) will receive the views of


businesses, business organisations, civic organisations and trade unions, and any


such organisations which the person considers appropriate.’.


Mr Iain Wright


Ian Murray


Chi Onwurah


Withdrawn  94


Clause  49,  page  42,  line  10,  at end insert—



Subordinate legislation identified as having ceased to have effect in 14A(2)(b)


will cease to exist only on one of two prescribed dates.



The dates as set out in 14A(7) will be 6 April and 1 October (known as the


Common Commencement Date).



The Secretary of State must publish a Statement of new Regulations at least three


months before new regulations come into force.



The Statement of New Regulations must include—



new regulations which will come into force at the next Common


Commencement Date;



regulations that cease to have effect in subsection 14A(2)(b).’.


Clause Agreed to.


Clause 50 Agreed to.


Schedule 16 Agreed to.


Clause 51 Agreed to on division.



Public Bill Committee Proceedings: 12 July 2012            



Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill, continued


Mr Iain Wright


Ian Murray


Chi Onwurah


Withdrawn  95


Clause  52,  page  44,  line  2,  at end insert—



The Secretary of State, in publishing guidance as set out in subsection (3) must


take steps to obtain and to take into account the views of small, medium and large


sized businesses, local authorities and business organisations prior to the issuing


of such guidance.’.


Mr Iain Wright


Ian Murray


Chi Onwurah


Withdrawn  96


Clause  52,  page  44,  line  10,  at end insert—



The Secretary of State, within 12 months of this part of the Act coming into


operation, will prepare and publish in both Houses of Parliament a report


detailing how the implementation of Section 52 of the Act has been affected by


resources provided to local authorities’ Trading Standards and Citizens Advice




Clause Agreed to.


Clauses 53 and 54 Agreed to.


Schedule 17 Agreed to.


Clause 55 Agreed to.



Mr Iain Wright


Ian Murray


Chi Onwurah


Negatived on division  97


Clause  56,  page  46,  leave out lines 5 and 6 and insert ‘provide that any act which may


be done under this Chapter notwithstanding the subsistence of copyright is pursuant to


such regulations no longer permitted without regard to the subsistence of copyright.’.


Mr Iain Wright


Ian Murray


Chi Onwurah


Negatived on division  98


Clause  56,  page  46,  line  6,  at end insert—



The power to make regulations under this section is exercisable only in making


provision for the purposes mentioned in section 2(2)(a) and (b) of the European


Communities Act 1972.’.


Clause Agreed to.


[Adjourned until Tuesday 17 July at 9.00 am


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