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SUPPLEMENT TO THE VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 
 

Monday 15 October 2012

 

Committee of the whole House

 

Proceedings

 

Infrastructure (Financial Assistance) Bill


 

Chris Leslie

 

Negatived on division  11

 

Clause  1,  page  1,  line  6,  after ‘infrastructure’, insert ‘within the United Kingdom’.

 

Mr Nick Raynsford

 

Not called  1

 

Clause  1,  page  1,  line  7,  leave out ‘includes’ and insert ‘means’.

 

Ed Balls

 

Rachel Reeves

 

Chris Leslie

 

Cathy Jamieson

 

Catherine McKinnell

 

Not called  9

 

Clause  1,  page  1,  line  11,  after ‘health’, insert ‘childcare’.

 

Mr Crispin Blunt

 

Not called  4

 

Clause  1,  page  1,  line  13,  leave out paragraph (e).

 

Mr Nick Raynsford

 

Not called  2

 

Clause  1,  page  1,  line  13,  after ‘housing’, insert ‘, the function of which has a

 

national significance.’.

 

John McDonnell

 

Not called  10

 

Clause  1,  page  1,  line  13,  at end insert—

 

‘(2A)    

“Infrastructure” excludes the expansion of Heathrow airport before May 2015.’.

 

Hugh Bayley

 

Not selected  13

 

Clause  1,  page  1,  line  13,  at end insert—

 

‘(f)    

flood defence schemes’.


 
 

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Infrastructure (Financial Assistance) Bill, continued

 
 

Ed Balls

 

Rachel Reeves

 

Chris Leslie

 

Cathy Jamieson

 

Catherine McKinnell

 

Negatived on division  7

 

Clause  1,  page  2,  line  3,  at end insert—

 

‘(6A)    

In any agreement to give financial assistance in this section the Treasury or

 

Secretary of State shall give reasonable consideration to clawback provisions

 

which safeguard best value for the taxpayer.’.

 

Clause Agreed to.

 

Clause 2 Agreed to.

 


 

Mr Nick Raynsford

 

Ed Balls

 

Rachel Reeves

 

Chris Leslie

 

Cathy Jamieson

 

Catherine McKinnell

 

Not called  3

 

Clause  3,  page  2,  line  36,  leave out ‘12’ and insert ‘6’.

 

Ed Balls

 

Rachel Reeves

 

Chris Leslie

 

Cathy Jamieson

 

Catherine McKinnell

 

Not called  8

 

Clause  3,  page  3,  line  5,  at end insert—

 

‘(e)    

progress on the delivery of infrastructure projects set out in the

 

Treasury’s National Infrastructure Plan 2011.’.

 

Ed Balls

 

Rachel Reeves

 

Chris Leslie

 

Cathy Jamieson

 

Catherine McKinnell

 

Not called  5

 

Clause  3,  page  3,  line  8,  at end insert ‘and

 

(f)    

any persons receiving financial assistance under this Act.’.

 

Clause Agreed to.

 


 

Simon Hughes

 

Not called  12

 

Clause  4,  page  3,  line  8,  at end insert—


 
 

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Infrastructure (Financial Assistance) Bill, continued

 
 

‘(f)    

the beneficial owners of any debt issued by a company receiving

 

infrastructure assistance or one of their subsidiary companies,

 

(g)    

the beneficial owners of any company which has entered into an

 

agreement to receive infrastructure assistance,

 

(h)    

for the purposes of this Act beneficial owner has the same meaning as

 

that conferred by the Money Laundering Regulations 2007.’.

 

Clause Agreed to.

 


 

New Clauses

 

Report on financial assistance for housing infrastructure

 

Ed Balls

 

Rachel Reeves

 

Chris Leslie

 

Cathy Jamieson

 

Catherine McKinnell

 

Not called  NC1

 

To move the following Clause:—

 

‘Within one month of Royal Assent of this Act the Chancellor of the Exchequer

 

shall publish a report setting out how financial assistance for housing

 

infrastructure can support social and affordable housing needs in all local

 

authority areas irrespective of the ownership or management arrangements for

 

social housing in those areas.’.

 


 

Report on clearances for financial assistance from European Commission

 

Ed Balls

 

Rachel Reeves

 

Chris Leslie

 

Cathy Jamieson

 

Catherine McKinnell

 

Not called  NC2

 

To move the following Clause:—

 

‘If any relevant state aid clearances for financial assistance are not obtained from

 

the European Commission within three months of the date of an application by

 

the UK Government, the Treasury shall lay before Parliament a report setting out

 

the state of negotiations on that application and any reasons for a delay in

 

obtaining clearance.’.

 



 
 

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Infrastructure (Financial Assistance) Bill, continued

 
 

Customer due diligence measures

 

Simon Hughes

 

Not called  NC3

 

To move the following Clause:—

 

‘(1)    

Before any infrastructure assistance is given the Treasury must apply customer

 

due diligence measures on any business requesting infrastructure assistance.

 

(2)    

For the purposes of this Act customer due diligence measures will have the same

 

meaning as that conferred by the Money Laundering Regulations 2007.’.

 

Bill read the third time and passed.

 


 
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