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(e)    

shall be subject to a test of viability that is underpinned by guidance and

 

an open book approach.”

 

Secretary Patrick McLoughlin

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

Clause  29,  page  33,  line  35,  leave out “which is” and insert “the freehold interest in

 

which was”

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This amends clause 29(11) with the effect that the amendments made by the clause do not apply to

 

any freehold disposals of land made before commencement by the bodies to which the clause

 

applies. Those amendments will apply to land in respect of which a lease was granted by those

 

bodies before commencement.

 

Roberta Blackman-Woods

 

Tom Greatrex

 

Richard Burden

 

Page  34,  line  2,  leave out Clauses 30 to 32.

 

Roberta Blackman-Woods

 

Tom Greatrex

 

Richard Burden

 

Clause  33,  page  34,  line  36,  at end insert “and shall relate to buildings or

 

developments of any size”

 

Roberta Blackman-Woods

 

Joan Walley

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

Clause  33,  page  34,  line  36,  at end insert—

 

“(e)    

carbon abatement offsite must only be considered exceptionally, where:

 

(i)    

it has been demonstrated that the carbon abatement can not

 

reasonably be met on the development site, and

 

(ii)    

the homes on the development site achieve a high standard of

 

energy efficiency.”

 

Mr Nick Raynsford

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

Clause  33,  page  35,  line  5,  at end insert “and where the requirement cannot

 

reasonably be met on the building site.”


 
 

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Mr Nick Raynsford

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

Clause  33,  page  36,  line  21,  at end insert—

 

“(7)    

No variation to the requirement of the building regulations in respect of a

 

building’s contribution to or effect on emissions of carbon dioxide may be made

 

solely by regard to the number of buildings on any particular building site.”

 

Secretary Patrick McLoughlin

 

Chris Bryant

 

John McDonnell

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

Page  55,  line  32,  leave out Clause 49

 

Secretary Patrick McLoughlin’s explanatory statement

 

This amendment and amendments 106 and 107 remove clause 49 and Schedules 8 and 9 which

 

included provision replacing the telecommunications code in Schedule 2 to the

 

Telecommunications Act 1984 with a substantially revised version called the electronic

 

communications code, and made related consequential amendments. The existing

 

telecommunications code will accordingly continue in effect.

 

Secretary Patrick McLoughlin

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

Clause  50,  page  57,  line  15,  at end insert “or”

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This amendment together with amendments 93, 100, 104, 105 and 108 remove the provisions about

 

secondary legislation, extent and commencement and in the long title which were consequential

 

on the provisions of clause 49 and Schedules 8 and 9.

 

Secretary Patrick McLoughlin

 

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Clause  50,  page  57,  line  17,  leave out from “Act,” to end of line 19

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

The explanatory statement for amendment 92 also applies to this amendment.

 

Secretary Patrick McLoughlin

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

Clause  51,  page  58,  line  9,  leave out “and 29(11) and (12)” and insert “, 29(11) and

 

(12) and (Expenditure of Greater London Authority on housing or regeneration)(2)”.

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This provides for NC14 to extend to England and Wales only.


 
 

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Secretary Patrick McLoughlin

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

Clause  51,  page  58,  line  20,  leave out subsections (7) and (8)

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

The explanatory statement for amendment 92 also applies to this amendment.

 

Secretary Patrick McLoughlin

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

Clause  52,  page  59,  line  5,  leave out “section 26 comes” and insert “sections 26 and

 

(Expenditure of Greater London Authority on housing or regeneration) come”.

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This provides for NC14 to come into force on the day that the Act is passed.

 

Secretary Patrick McLoughlin

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

Clause  52,  page  59,  line  28,  leave out subsection (8)

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

The explanatory statement for amendment 92 also applies to this amendment.

 

Secretary Patrick McLoughlin

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

Clause  52,  page  59,  line  31,  leave out “, (6)(c) or (8)” and insert “or (6)(c)”

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

The explanatory statement for amendment 92 also applies to this amendment.

 

Secretary Patrick McLoughlin

 

Chris Bryant

 

John McDonnell

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

Page  122,  line  13,  leave out Schedule 8

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

The explanatory statement for amendment 91 also applies to this amendment.

 

Mr Nick Raynsford

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

Schedule  8,  page  128,  line  2,  leave out from “sharing” to end of line 4 and insert

 

“do not change its appearance.”

 

Mr Nick Raynsford

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

Schedule  8,  page  132,  line  20,  leave out paragraph (b).

 

Mr Nick Raynsford

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

Schedule  8,  page  165,  line  28,  leave out “or other vegetation”


 
 

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Mr Nick Raynsford

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

Schedule  8,  page  165,  line  30,  leave out “or vegetation”

 

Mr Nick Raynsford

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

Schedule  8,  page  165,  line  41,  leave out “or vegetation”

 

Mr Nick Raynsford

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

Schedule  8,  page  165,  line  41,  leave out from “lopped” to second “to” in line 42

 

Mr Nick Raynsford

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

Schedule  8,  page  166,  line  2,  leave out “or cutting back of the vegetation”

 

Mr Nick Raynsford

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

Schedule  8,  page  166,  line  11,  leave out from “lopped” to end of line 12

 

Mr Nick Raynsford

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

Schedule  8,  page  166,  line  13,  leave out “or cuts back vegetation”

 

Mr Nick Raynsford

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

Schedule  8,  page  166,  line  16,  leave out “or vegetation”

 

Mr Nick Raynsford

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

Schedule  8,  page  166,  line  24,  leave out “or cutting back of the vegetation”

 

Secretary Patrick McLoughlin

 

Chris Bryant

 

John McDonnell

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

Page  177,  line  17,  leave out Schedule 9

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

The explanatory statement for amendment 91 also applies to this amendment.


 
 

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, continued

 
 

Mr John Hayes

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

Title,  line  15,  leave out “to make provision about the electronic communications code;”

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

The explanatory statement for amendment 92 also applies to this amendment.

 

Remaining Proceedings on consideration

 

Secretary Patrick McLoughlin

 

Dr Julian Huppert

 

NC13

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

To move the following Clause

 

         

“Cycling and Walking Investment Strategies

 

“(1)    

The Secretary of State may at any time—

 

(a)    

set a Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy for England, or

 

(b)    

vary a Strategy which has already been set.

 

(2)    

A Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy is to relate to such period as the

 

Secretary of State considers appropriate; but a Strategy for a period of more than

 

five years must be reviewed at least once every five years.

 

(3)    

A Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy must specify—

 

(a)    

objectives to be achieved during the period to which it relates, and

 

(b)    

the financial resources to be made available by the Secretary of State for

 

the purpose of achieving those objectives.

 

(4)    

The objectives to be achieved may include—

 

(a)    

activities to be performed;

 

(b)    

results to be achieved;

 

(c)    

standards to be met.

 

(5)    

Before setting or varying a Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy the

 

Secretary of State must consult such persons as he or she considers appropriate.

 

(6)    

In considering whether to vary a Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy the

 

Secretary of State must have regard to the desirability of maintaining certainty

 

and stability in respect of Cycling and Walking Investment Strategies.

 

(7)    

A Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy must be published in such manner

 

as the Secretary of State considers appropriate.

 

(8)    

Where a Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy has been published the

 

Secretary of State must from time to time lay before Parliament a report on

 

progress towards meeting its objectives.

 

(9)    

If a Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy is not currently in place, the

 

Secretary of State must—

 

(a)    

lay before Parliament a report explaining why a Strategy has not been set,

 

and


 
 

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(b)    

set a Strategy as soon as may be reasonably practicable.”

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This amendment makes provision for the Secretary of State to set and vary Cycling and Walking

 

Investment Strategies.

 


 

Secretary Patrick McLoughlin

 

NC17

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

To move the following Clause

 

         

“Route strategies

 

(1)    

The Secretary of State must from time to time direct a strategic highways

 

company to prepare proposals for the management and development of particular

 

highways in respect of which the company is appointed (“a route strategy”).

 

(2)    

A route strategy must relate to such period as the Secretary of State may direct.

 

(3)    

The strategic highways company must—

 

(a)    

comply with a direction given to it under subsection (1), and

 

(b)    

publish the route strategy in such manner as the company considers

 

appropriate.

 

(4)    

A direction under subsection (1) must be published by the Secretary of State in

 

such manner as he or she considers appropriate.”

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This amendment inserts a new clause requiring the Secretary of State to direct a strategic

 

highways company to prepare route strategies. The company must comply with such a direction

 

and publish route strategies in such manner as it considers appropriate.

 


 

Secretary Patrick McLoughlin

 

NC18

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

To move the following Clause

 

         

“Periodic reports by the Secretary of State

 

(1)    

The Secretary of State must from time to time prepare and publish reports on the

 

manner in which a strategic highways company exercises its functions.

 

(2)    

The Secretary of State must lay a report prepared under subsection (1) before

 

Parliament.”

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This amendment would place a duty on the Secretary of State to prepare and publish reports on

 

the exercise by a strategic highways company of its functions.

 



 
 

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Dr Julian Huppert

 

Ian Austin

 

Dr Sarah Wollaston

 

Norman Baker

 

Caroline Lucas

 

Jim Fitzpatrick

 

Annette Brooke

 

Mark Lazarowicz

 

Zac Goldsmith

 

John Hemming

 

Jason McCartney

 

Mr Ben Bradshaw

 

Helen Jones

 

Mark Durkan

 

Paul Burstow

 

Mr Dave Watts

 

Mr Alan Reid

 

Sir Tony Cunningham

 

Mr Adrian Sanders

 

Stephen Lloyd

 

Duncan Hames

 

Annette Brooke

 

Sir Andrew Stunell

 

Mr Michael Thornton

 

John Thurso

 

John McDonnell

 

Jeremy Corbyn

 

Sir Hugh Bayley

 

Martin Caton

 

Mr John Leech

 

Mr Mark Williams

 

NC5

 

To move the following Clause

 

         

“Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy

 

(1)    

The Secretary of State may at any time—

 

(a)    

set a Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy; or

 

(b)    

vary a Strategy which has already been set.

 

(2)    

A Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy is to relate to such period as the

 

Secretary of State considers appropriate but must be reviewed as least every five

 

years.

 

(3)    

A Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy must specify—

 

(a)    

the objectives to be achieved during the period to which it relates; and

 

(b)    

the financial resources to be provided by the Secretary of State for the

 

purpose of achieving those objectives.

 

(4)    

The objectives to be achieved may include—

 

(a)    

activities to be performed;

 

(b)    

results to be achieved; and

 

(c)    

standards to be met.

 

(5)    

The Secretary of State must comply with the Cycling and Walking Investment

 

Strategy and shall be responsible for updating Parliament annually on his

 

compliance with it.

 

(6)    

If a Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy is not currently in place, the

 

Secretary of State must—

 

(a)    

lay before Parliament a report explaining why a Strategy has not been set;

 

and

 

(b)    

set a Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy as soon as may be

 

reasonably practicable.

 

(7)    

Schedule (Cycling and Walking Investment Strategy: Procedure] (which contains

 

provision about the procedure for setting or varying a Cycling and Walking

 

Investment Strategy) has effect.”

 



 
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