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Report Stage Proceedings: 3 June 2013                  

47

 

Energy Bill, continued

 
 

Chris Heaton-Harris

 

Not called  170

 

Clause  41,  page  38,  line  10,  leave out ‘A certificate purchase order may provide

 

for’ and insert ‘A certificate purchase order will require at least the same level of

 

information as required under the Renewables Obligation and may provide for’.

 

Chris Heaton-Harris

 

Not called  171

 

Clause  41,  page  38,  line  37,  leave out ‘may’ and insert ‘must’.

 

Chris Heaton-Harris

 

Not called  172

 

Clause  41,  page  38,  line  38,  leave out ‘subsection (3)’ and insert ‘Section 32X’.

 


 

Mark Reckless

 

David T.C. Davies

 

Mr John Redwood

 

Mr David Nuttall

 

Mr Christopher Chope

 

Mr Edward Leigh

 

Karl McCartney

 

Mr James Clappison

 

Mr Douglas Carswell

 

Not called  95

 

Page  42,  line  27,  leave out Clause 42.

 

Chris Heaton-Harris

 

Not called  173

 

Clause  42,  page  42,  line  28,  at beginning insert ‘Unless the Secretary of State or the

 

Regulator permits otherwise in the consumer interest,’.

 

Chris Heaton-Harris

 

Not called  174

 

Clause  42,  page  42,  line  31,  leave out ‘7.446’ and insert ‘8.760’.

 

Caroline Flint

 

Tom Greatrex

 

Lucian Berger

 

Negatived on division  179

 

Clause  42,  page  42,  line  35,  at end insert—

 

‘( )    

Section 42(1) is not to apply in relation to CCS plant until completion of the

 

commissioning and proving period that shall last no longer than 3 years.’.

 



 
 

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Energy Bill, continued

 
 

Barry Gardiner

 

Not called  150

 

Clause  42,  page  42,  line  36,  leave out ‘2044’ and insert ‘2029’.

 


 

Mark Reckless

 

David T.C. Davies

 

Mr John Redwood

 

Mr David Nuttall

 

Mr Christopher Chope

 

Mr Edward Leigh

 

Karl McCartney

 

Mr James Clappison

 

Mr Douglas Carswell

 

Not called  96

 

Page  43,  line  41,  leave out Clause 43.

 

Chris Heaton-Harris

 

Not called  175

 

Clause  43,  page  43,  line  43,  at end insert ‘or significant risk of other disadvantage

 

to the consumer.’.

 


 

Mark Reckless

 

David T.C. Davies

 

Mr John Redwood

 

Mr David Nuttall

 

Mr Christopher Chope

 

Mr Edward Leigh

 

Karl McCartney

 

Mr James Clappison

 

Mr Douglas Carswell

 

Not called  97

 

Page  45,  line  14,  leave out Clause 44.

 


 

Mark Reckless

 

David T.C. Davies

 

Mr John Redwood

 

Mr David Nuttall

 

Mr Christopher Chope

 

Mr Edward Leigh

 

Karl McCartney

 

Mr James Clappison

 

Mr Douglas Carswell

 

Not called  98

 

Page  45,  line  32,  leave out Clause 45.

 



 
 

Report Stage Proceedings: 3 June 2013                  

49

 

Energy Bill, continued

 
 

Mark Reckless

 

David T.C. Davies

 

Mr John Redwood

 

Mr David Nuttall

 

Mr Christopher Chope

 

Mr Edward Leigh

 

Karl McCartney

 

Mr James Clappison

 

Mr Douglas Carswell

 

Not called  99

 

Page  46,  line  36,  leave out Clause 46.

 


 

Chris Heaton-Harris

 

Not called  176

 

Clause  50,  page  50,  line  16,  leave out ‘As soon as is reasonably practical’ and

 

insert ‘Within one month’.

 

Chris Heaton-Harris

 

Not called  177

 

Clause  50,  page  50,  line  16,  leave out ‘five years’ and insert ‘one year’.

 

Secretary Edward Davey

 

Agreed to  66

 

Clause  50,  page  50,  line  23,  at end insert—

 

‘( )    

Chapter 8 (emissions performance standard).’.

 

Chris Heaton-Harris

 

Not called  178

 

Clause  50,  page  50,  line  31,  at end insert—

 

‘(d)    

assess and detail the impact on electricity prices to the various classes of

 

comsumers of the measures described in the Act.’.

 


 

Secretary Edward Davey

 

Agreed to  108

 

Clause  59,  page  56,  line  33,  after ‘with’ insert ‘, in England and Wales, a fine or, in

 

Scotland or Northern Ireland,’.

 

Secretary Edward Davey

 

Agreed to  109

 

Clause  59,  page  57,  line  4,  after ‘with’ insert ‘—

 

(i)    

in England and Wales, a fine (or a fine not exceeding an amount

 

specified, which must not exceed level 4 on the standard scale),

 

or

 

(ii)    

in Scotland or Northern Ireland,’.

 



 
 

Report Stage Proceedings: 3 June 2013                  

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Energy Bill, continued

 
 

Secretary Edward Davey

 

Agreed to  110

 

Page  57,  line  16,  leave out Clause 60.

 


 

Secretary Edward Davey

 

Agreed to  111

 

Clause  68,  page  61,  line  29,  leave out ‘a fine not exceeding’ and insert ‘—

 

(a)    

in England and Wales, a fine (or a fine not exceeding an amount

 

specified, which must not exceed level 4 on the standard scale), or

 

(b)    

in Scotland or Northern Ireland, a fine not exceeding the amount

 

specified, which must not exceed’.

 


 

Secretary Edward Davey

 

Agreed to  112

 

Clause  80,  page  67,  line  40,  after ‘to’ insert ‘—

 

(i)    

in England and Wales, a fine, or

 

(ii)    

in Scotland or Northern Ireland,’.

 


 

Secretary Edward Davey

 

Agreed to  113

 

Clause  82,  page  68,  line  27,  after ‘to’ insert ‘—

 

(i)    

in England and Wales, a fine, or

 

(ii)    

in Scotland or Northern Ireland,’.

 


 

Secretary Edward Davey

 

Agreed to  114

 

Clause  85,  page  70,  line  15,  leave out ‘not exceeding the statutory maximum’ and

 

insert ‘(in England and Wales) or a fine not exceeding the statutory maximum (in

 

Scotland or Northern Ireland)’.

 


 

Secretary Edward Davey

 

Agreed to  115

 

Clause  86,  page  71,  line  4,  leave out ‘not exceeding £20,000’ and insert ‘(in


 
 

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Energy Bill, continued

 
 

England and Wales) or a fine not exceeding £20,000 (in Scotland or Northern Ireland)’.

 


 

Secretary Edward Davey

 

Agreed to  116

 

Clause  87,  page  71,  line  20,  after ‘to’ insert ‘—

 

(i)    

in England and Wales, a fine, or

 

(ii)    

in Scotland or Northern Ireland’.

 


 

Secretary Edward Davey

 

Agreed to  117

 

Clause  88,  page  72,  line  17,  leave out ‘not exceeding £20,000,’ and insert ‘(in

 

England and Wales) or a fine not exceeding £20,000 (in Scotland or Northern Ireland),’.

 


 

Secretary Edward Davey

 

Agreed to  118

 

Clause  98,  page  78,  line  29,  at end insert—

 

‘(3)    

The power in subsection (2) includes power to make modifications of—

 

(a)    

paragraphs 16 to 25B of Schedule 12 (amendments of the Nuclear

 

Installations Act 1965), or

 

(b)    

the provisions of the Nuclear Installations Act 1965 that are amended by

 

those paragraphs.

 

(4)    

The power conferred by virtue of subsection (3) is exercisable—

 

(a)    

before or after the date on which those paragraphs come into force, and

 

(b)    

only for the purpose of making provision corresponding to any

 

amendments of the Nuclear Installations Act 1965 set out in an order

 

made before that date (whether before or after this Act is passed) under

 

section 76 of the Energy Act 2004 (amendments for giving effect to

 

international obligations).’.

 


 

Secretary Edward Davey

 

Agreed to  67

 

Clause  120,  page  91,  line  14,  at end insert—

 

‘(4)    

In the 1986 Act—

 

(a)    

in section 4AA(7), for “sections 4AB and 4A” substitute “section 4A”;

 

(b)    

in section 7B(4), in paragraph (a) omit “, 4AB”;

 

(c)    

in section 23D(2)—

 

(i)    

at the end of paragraph (b) omit “and”,

 

(ii)    

in paragraph (c) for “sections 4AB and” substitute “section”, and


 
 

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Energy Bill, continued

 
 

(iii)    

at the end of paragraph (c) insert “; and

 

(d)    

in the performance of its duties under section 114(1) and

 

(2) of the Energy Act 2013.”;

 

(d)    

in section 28(5), in paragraph (a) omit “, 4AB”;

 

(e)    

in section 38(1A), omit “, 4AB”;

 

(f)    

in section 41E(6)—

 

(i)    

omit paragraph (b), and

 

(ii)    

at the end of paragraph (c) insert “; and

 

(d)    

any statement for the time being designated as the

 

strategy and policy statement for the purposes of Part 5

 

of the Energy Act 2013.”

 

(5)    

In EA 1989—

 

(a)    

in section 3A(7), for “sections 3B and 3C” substitute “section 3C”;

 

(b)    

in section 11E(2)—

 

(i)    

at the end of paragraph (b) omit “and”,

 

(ii)    

in paragraph (c) for “sections 3B and 3C” substitute “section

 

3C”, and

 

(iii)    

at the end of paragraph (c) insert “; and

 

(d)    

in the performance of its duties under section 114(1) and

 

(2) of the Energy Act 2013.”;

 

(c)    

in section 28(2A), omit “, 3B”;

 

(d)    

in section 56C(6)—

 

(i)    

omit paragraph (b), and

 

(ii)    

at the end of paragraph (c) insert “; and

 

(d)    

any statement for the time being designated as the

 

strategy and policy statement for the purposes of Part 5

 

of the Energy Act 2013.”’.

 


 

Secretary Edward Davey

 

Agreed to  119

 

Clause  121,  page  91,  line  30,  leave out from beginning to end of line 35 and

 

insert—

 

    

‘by making provision of any of the kinds specified in subsection (3).

 

(3)    

The kinds of provision mentioned in subsection (1) are—’

 

Secretary Edward Davey

 

Agreed to  120

 

Clause  121,  page  91,  line  36,  after ‘(a)’ insert ‘provision’.

 

Secretary Edward Davey

 

Agreed to  121

 

Clause  121,  page  91,  line  38,  leave out ‘for specifying a limit on’ and insert

 

‘provision for restricting’.

 

Secretary Edward Davey

 

Agreed to  122

 

Clause  121,  page  92,  line  1,  leave out ‘about discretionary terms (and’ and insert


 
 

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Energy Bill, continued

 
 

‘provision about discretionary terms (which’.

 

Secretary Edward Davey

 

Agreed to  123

 

Clause  121,  page  92,  line  4,  after ‘(d)’ insert ‘provision’.

 

Secretary Edward Davey

 

Agreed to  124

 

Clause  121,  page  92,  line  5,  leave out ‘including’ and insert ‘which may include’.

 

Secretary Edward Davey

 

Agreed to  125

 

Clause  121,  page  92,  line  11,  leave out paragraph (e) and insert—

 

‘(e)    

provision for requiring a licence holder to change the domestic tariff on

 

which it supplies gas or electricity to a domestic customer who is on a

 

closed tariff by—

 

(i)    

switching to a different domestic tariff for the time being offered

 

by the licence holder, unless the customer objects, or

 

(ii)    

offering the customer, or inviting the customer to switch to, a

 

different domestic tariff for the time being offered by the licence

 

holder.’.

 

Mr Mike Weir

 

Hywel Williams

 

Pete Wishart

 

Jonathan Edwards

 

Angus Robertson

 

Dr Eilidh Whiteford

 

Mr Angus Brendan MacNeil

 

Stewart Hosie

 

Caroline Lucas

 

Not called  21

 

Clause  121,  page  92,  line  15,  leave out from ‘objects’ to end of line 17.

 

Mr Mike Weir

 

Hywel Williams

 

Pete Wishart

 

Jonathan Edwards

 

Angus Robertson

 

Dr Eilidh Whiteford

 

Mr Angus Brendan MacNeil

 

Stewart Hosie

 

Caroline Lucas

 

Mark Durkan

 

Not called  22

 

Clause  121,  page  92,  line  17,  at end insert—

 

‘(f)    

requiring a licence holder to ensure that—

 

(i)    

customers on prepayment meters shall be charged the lowest

 

tariff available from that licence holder;

 

(ii)    

no more than 20 per cent. of each payment made goes towards

 

meeting outstanding debt.’.

 

Secretary Edward Davey

 

Agreed to  126

 

Clause  121,  page  92,  line  17,  at end insert—


 
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