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House of Commons

 
 

Tuesday 21 January 2014

 

Public Bill Committee Proceedings

 

Care Bill [Lords]


 

[Seventh and Eighth Sittings]


 

Clause 39 Agreed to.

 

Schedule 1 Agreed to.

 

Clauses 40 and 41 Agreed to.

 


 

Paul Burstow

 

Withdrawn  42

 

Clause  42,  page  38,  line  13,  at end add ‘if the local authority has reason to believe

 

enquiries are being impeded such that it cannot determine whether any action is necessary

 

it shall record whether or not an application for an adult safeguarding access order was

 

considered or made under section [ ].’.

 

Liz Kendall

 

Mr Jamie Reed

 

Meg Munn

 

Not called  116

 

Clause  42,  page  38,  line  14,  leave out subsection (3) and insert—

 

‘(3)    

“Abuse” includes—

 

(a)    

physical abuse;

 

(b)    

sexual abuse;

 

(c)    

psychological abuse;

 

(d)    

financial abuse, which includes—

 

(i)    

having money or other property stolen;

 

(ii)    

being defrauded;

 

(iii)    

being put under pressure in relation to money or other property;

 

and

 

(iv)    

having money or other property misused;

 

(e)    

neglect and acts of omission;

 

(f)    

discriminatory abuse; and

 

(g)    

other, as guidance may specify.’.


 
 

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Care Bill-[ [], continued

 
 

Liz Kendall

 

Mr Jamie Reed

 

Meg Munn

 

Not called  117

 

Clause  42,  page  38,  line  19,  at end add—

 

‘(4)    

A relevant partner (as identified in section 6(7)) has a duty, where it has

 

reasonable cause to suspect a person is an adult at risk of abuse or neglect, and the

 

adult appears to be within the local authority’s area, to inform the local authority

 

of that fact.’.

 

Liz Kendall

 

Mr Jamie Reed

 

Meg Munn

 

Not called  118

 

Clause  42,  page  38,  line  19,  at end insert—

 

‘(4)    

In the case of financial abuse, investigation may be instigated following a

 

complaint from a person with power of attorney for an adult having needs for care

 

and support.’.

 

Clause Agreed to.

 

Clause 43 Agreed to.

 


 

Liz Kendall

 

Mr Jamie Reed

 

Meg Munn

 

Withdrawn  119

 

Schedule  2,  page  119,  line  24,  at end insert—

 

‘(e)    

The Secretary of State.’.

 

Liz Kendall

 

Mr Jamie Reed

 

Meg Munn

 

Not called  120

 

Schedule  2,  page  119,  line  24,  at end insert—

 

‘(e)    

The Chief Inspector for Social Care.’.

 

Schedule Agreed to.

 

Clauses 44 to 47 Agreed to.

 


 

Norman Lamb

 

Not selected  112

 

Page  41,  line  2,  leave out Clause 48.

 

Clause Negatived on division.


 
 

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Care Bill-[ [], continued

 
 

Clauses 49 to 55 Agreed to.

 


 

[Adjourned until Thursday at 11.30 am


 
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