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Notices of Amendments

 

given on

 

Monday 3 March 2014

 

For other Amendment(s) see the following page(s) of Supplement to Votes:

 

1701-04 , 1705, 1715-18 and 1731-32

 

Consideration of Bill


 

Care Bill, As Amended

 

The Health and Social Care Information Centre: restrictions on dissemination of

 

information

 

Secretary Jeremy Hunt

 

NC14

 

To move the following Clause:—

 

‘(1)    

Chapter 2 of Part 9 of the Health and Social Care Act 2012 (the Health and Social

 

Care Information Centre) is amended as follows.

 

(2)    

In section 253(1) (general duties), after paragraph (c) (but before the “and” after

 

it) insert—

 

“(ca)    

the need to respect and promote the privacy of recipients of

 

health services and of adult social care in England,”.

 

(3)    

In section 261 (other dissemination of information), after subsection (1) insert—

 

“(1A)    

But the Information Centre may do so only if it considers that

 

disseminating the information would be for the purposes of the provision

 

of health care or adult social care.”

 

(4)    

After section 262 insert—

 

“262A

Publication and other dissemination: supplementary

 

In exercising any function under this Act of publishing or otherwise

 

disseminating information, the Information Centre must have regard to

 

any advice given to it by the committee appointed by the Health Research

 

Authority under paragraph 8(1) of Schedule 7 to the Care Act 2014

 

(committee to advise in connection with information dissemination

 

etc).”’.

 

Secretary Jeremy Hunt

 

1

 

Clause  17,  page  16,  line  40,  leave out ‘will not’ and insert ‘is not permitted to, or

 

may (but need not),’.


 
 

Notices of Amendments: 3 March 2014                     

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Care Bill, continued

 
 

Secretary Jeremy Hunt

 

2

 

Clause  17,  page  17,  line  4,  leave out ‘will not’ and insert ‘is not permitted to, or

 

may (but need not),’.

 

Secretary Jeremy Hunt

 

3

 

Clause  26,  page  25,  line  5,  at end insert—

 

‘(4)    

Regulations may make provision for excluding costs to a local authority from a

 

personal budget if the costs are incurred in meeting needs for which the

 

authority—

 

(a)    

does not make a charge, or

 

(b)    

is not permitted to make a charge.’.

 

Secretary Jeremy Hunt

 

4

 

Clause  34,  page  31,  line  5,  after ‘amount’ insert ‘or loan’.

 

Secretary Jeremy Hunt

 

5

 

Clause  34,  page  31,  line  7,  after ‘amount’ insert ‘or loan’.

 

Secretary Jeremy Hunt

 

6

 

Clause  72,  page  64,  line  31,  at end insert—

 

‘(k)    

investigations into things done or not done by a person or body with

 

power to consider an appeal.’.

 

Secretary Jeremy Hunt

 

7

 

Clause  78,  page  70,  line  27,  leave out paragraph (d).

 

Secretary Jeremy Hunt

 

8

 

Clause  109,  page  96,  line  2,  after ‘individuals’ insert ‘aged 18 or over who are’.

 

Secretary Jeremy Hunt

 

9

 

Clause  119,  page  104,  line  3,  at end insert—

 

‘(bzc)    

any local authority in whose area the trust provides goods or services

 

under this Act;

 

(bzd)    

any local authority in whose area an affected trust provides goods or

 

services under this Act;”.’.

 

Secretary Jeremy Hunt

 

10

 

Clause  119,  page  104,  line  13,  at end insert— ‘, and

 

(c)    

hold at least one meeting to seek responses from representatives of each

 

of the local authorities from which the administrator must request a

 

written response under subsection (7)(bzc) or (bzd).”.’.


 
 

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Secretary Jeremy Hunt

 

11

 

Clause  119,  page  104,  line  23,  at end insert—

 

‘(11B)    

In this section, a reference to a local authority includes a reference to the council

 

of a district only where the district is comprised in an area for which there is no

 

county council.”.’.

 

Secretary Jeremy Hunt

 

12

 

Clause  119,  page  104,  line  24,  leave out ‘and (bzb)’ and insert ‘, (bzb), (bzc) and

 

(bzd)’.

 

Secretary Jeremy Hunt

 

13

 

Clause  119,  page  105,  line  26,  leave out ‘and (bzb)’ and insert ‘, (bzb), (bzc) and

 

(bzd)’.

 

Secretary Jeremy Hunt

 

14

 

Clause  123,  page  109,  line  18,  at end insert—

 

‘(ia)    

regulations under section 72 (Part 1 appeals) which include provision that

 

amends or repeals a provision of an Act of Parliament.’.

 

Secretary Jeremy Hunt

 

15

 

Clause  125,  page  110,  line  26,  leave out ‘3’ and insert ‘4’.

 

Secretary Jeremy Hunt

 

16

 

Clause  127,  page  111,  line  20,  leave out subsection (2).

 

Secretary Jeremy Hunt

 

17

 

Schedule  7,  page  145,  line  34,  at end insert—

 

‘(c)    

to the Health and Social Care Information Centre in connection with—

 

(i)    

the exercise by the Centre of functions conferred in

 

regulations under section 251 of the National Health Service

 

Act 2006 (processing of patient information for medical

 

purposes);

 

(ii)    

any publication or other dissemination by the Centre of

 

information which is in a form which identifies an individual

 

to whom the information relates or enables the identity of such

 

an individual to be ascertained.’.

 

Secretary Jeremy Hunt

 

18

 

Schedule  7,  page  146,  line  4,  at end insert—

 

‘8A      

Regulations may provide for the committee appointed under paragraph 8(1) to

 

be required, in giving advice, to have regard to specified factors or matters.’.

 


 
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