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Notices of Amendments

 

given up to and including

 

Tuesday 15 December 2015

 

New Amendments handed in are marked thus Parliamentary Star

 

Parliamentary Star - whiteAmendments which will comply with the required notice period at their next appearance

 

Amendments tabled since the last publication: 1-3

 

Consideration of Bill (Report Stage)


 

Housing and Planning Bill, As Amended


 

Note

 

This document includes all amendments tabled to date, arranged in the order they

 

relate to the Bill.

 


 

New Clause

 

Mrs Maria Miller

 

NC1

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

To move the following Clause—

 

         

“Building Control Standards for Starter Homes

 

(1)    

The Secretary of State shall by regulations require all starter homes meeting the

 

definition at section 2 to meet the requirements of this section.

 

(2)    

The requirements are that—

 

(a)    

the starter home complies with all the requirements of Building

 

Regulations currently applicable to the dwelling at the time of its

 

construction or adaptation;

 

(b)    

the starter home has been inspected by a Building Control Body in

 

compliance with the Building Control Performance Standards currently

 

applicable at the time of its construction or adaptation; and

 

(c)    

all records relating to all site inspections and assessments by the Building

 

Control Body regarding the home’s compliance with the Building


 
 

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Regulations are made available to prospective buyers of the starter

 

home.”

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This new Clause would require all Starter Homes not only to be subject to the statutory regime of

 

building inspection controls, carried out in compliance with the Building Control Performance

 

Standards, but also to comply with a requirement for site inspection records and the assessment of

 

compliance to be made available to home buyers.

 

 


 

Mr Gary Streeter

 

1

 

Parliamentary Star    

Clause  3,  page  2,  line  28,  after “starter homes” insert “or alternative affordable

 

home ownership products, such as rent to buy”

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This amendment would ensure that new developments provide a mix of affordable home ownership

 

products for first time buyers, to further widen opportunities for home ownership.

 


 

Mr Gary Streeter

 

2

 

Parliamentary Star    

Clause  6,  page  4,  line  4,  after “starter homes” insert “or alternative affordable

 

home ownership products such as rent to buy”

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This amendment would ensure that new developments provide a mix of affordable home ownership

 

products for first time buyers, to further widen opportunities for home ownership.

 


 

Mr Gary Streeter

 

3

 

Parliamentary Star    

Clause  79,  page  33,  line  15,  at end insert—

 

“(1A)    

The Secretary of State must not make regulations under subsection (1) which

 

apply to tenants in affordable rent to buy properties.”

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This amendment would exclude tenants in affordable rent to buy properties from the application

 

of mandatory rent requirements for high income social tenants.

 

 

Order of the House [2 November 2015]

 

That the following provisions shall apply to the Housing and Planning Bill:

 

Committal

 

1.    

The Bill shall be committed to a Public Bill Committee.

 

Proceedings in Public Bill Committee

 

2.    

Proceedings in the Public Bill Committee shall (so far as not previously

 

concluded) be brought to a conclusion on Thursday 10 December 2015.


 
 

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3.    

The Public Bill Committee shall have leave to sit twice on the first day on

 

which it meets.

 

Proceedings on Consideration and up to and including Third Reading

 

4.    

Proceedings on Consideration and proceedings in legislative grand

 

committee shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a

 

conclusion one hour before the moment of interruption on the day on which

 

proceedings on Consideration are commenced.

 

5.    

Proceedings on Third Reading shall (so far as not previously concluded) be

 

brought to a conclusion at the moment of interruption on that day.

 

6.    

Standing Order No. 83B (Programming committees) shall not apply to

 

proceedings on Consideration and up to and including Third Reading.

 

Other proceedings

 

7.    

Any other proceedings on the Bill (including any proceedings on

 

consideration of Lords Amendments or on any further messages from the

 

Lords) may be programmed.

 


 

 

Revised 15 December 2015