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House of Commons

 
 

Tuesday 3 May 2016

 

Consideration of Lords Amendments

 

New Amendments handed in are marked thus Parliamentary Star

 

Housing and Planning Bill


 

On Consideration of Lords Amendments to the Housing and Planning Bill

 


 

Note

 

This document includes all amendments tabled to date and includes any

 

withdrawn amendments at the end. The Lords amendments have been arranged in

 

accordance with the Housing and Planning Bill Programme (No. 3) Motion to be

 

proposed by Secretary Greg Clark.

 


 

Lords Amendment No. 1

 

Secretary Greg Clark

 

To move, That this House disagrees with the Lords in their Amendment.

 

Secretary Greg Clark

 

To move the following Amendments to the Bill in lieu of the Lords Amendment:—

 

(a)

 

Page  1,  line  15,  at end insert “(for more about regulations under this paragraph, see

 

section (Power to require payments or discounts on resale (subject to tapering) etc)”


 
 

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(b)

 

Page  1,  line  21,  at end insert the following new Clause—

 

         

“Power to require payments or discounts on resale (subject to tapering) etc

 

(1)    

The restrictions on sale that may be specified by regulations under section 2(1)(e)

 

in relation to a dwelling that has been sold to a qualifying first-time buyer include,

 

in particular, restrictions —

 

(a)    

requiring a person who sells the dwelling within a specified period to

 

make a payment to a specified person in respect of the starter homes

 

discount, or

 

(b)    

prohibiting a person from selling the dwelling within a specified period

 

unless the dwelling is sold to a qualifying first-time buyer at a discount.

 

(2)    

Regulations made by virtue of subsection (1) must—

 

(a)    

set out how the amount of the payment or discount is to be determined,

 

and

 

(b)    

provide for reductions in the amount of the payment or discount

 

according to the length of time since the dwelling was first sold to a

 

qualifying first-time buyer.

 

(3)    

The person specified in regulations under subsection (1)(a) may be the Secretary

 

of State, a local planning authority in England or any other person.

 

(4)    

Regulations under section 2(1)(e) may impose restrictions that require a person

 

selling the dwelling to sell it subject to any restrictions to which he or she is

 

subject.

 

(5)    

Regulations under section 2(1)(e) may include provision about the legal

 

mechanism by which any requirement is to be imposed.

 

(6)    

The Secretary of State may by regulations make provision about the use of sums

 

that are paid to a person in accordance with a requirement imposed by regulations

 

made by virtue of subsection (1)(a) (including provision permitting or requiring

 

the payment of sums into the Consolidated Fund).

 

(7)    

In subsection (1)(a) “starter homes discount” means the discount mentioned in

 

section 2(1)(c) or subsection (1)(b) above.”

 

(c)

 

Page  99,  line  32,  at end insert—

 

“( )    

regulations under section (Power to require payments or discounts on resale

 

(subject to tapering) etc)(6);”

 

 


 

Lords Amendment No. 9

 

Secretary Greg Clark

 

To move, That this House disagrees with the Lords in their Amendment.

 


 
 

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Lords Amendment No. 10

 

Secretary Greg Clark

 

To move, That this House disagrees with the Lords in their Amendment.

 

Secretary Greg Clark

 

To move the following Amendment to the Bill in lieu of the Lords Amendments Nos. 9

 

and 10:—

 

(a)

 

Page  3,  line  4,  at end insert—

 

“( )    

Where the Secretary of State makes regulations under this section, the regulations

 

must give an English planning authority power to dispense with the condition

 

requiring the starter homes requirement to be met where—

 

(a)    

an application is made for planning permission in respect of a rural

 

exception site, and

 

(b)    

the application falls to be determined wholly or partly on the basis of a

 

policy contained in a development plan for the provision of housing on

 

rural exception sites.”

 

 


 

Lords Amendment No. 37

 

Secretary Greg Clark

 

To move, That this House disagrees with the Lords in their Amendment.

 

 


 

Lords Amendment No. 184

 

As an Amendment to the Lords Amendment:—

 

Secretary Greg Clark

 

(a)

 

Leave out lines 2 to 4

 

 

 



 
 

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Lords Amendment No. 47

 

Secretary Greg Clark

 

To move, That this House disagrees with the Lords in their Amendment.

 

 


 

Lords Amendment No. 54

 

Secretary Greg Clark

 

To move, That this House disagrees with the Lords in their Amendment.

 

 


 

Lords Amendment No. 55

 

Secretary Greg Clark

 

To move, That this House disagrees with the Lords in their Amendment.

 

 


 

Lords Amendment No. 57

 

Secretary Greg Clark

 

To move, That this House disagrees with the Lords in their Amendment.

 

 



 
 

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Housing and Planning Bill, continued

 
 

Lords Amendment No. 58

 

Secretary Greg Clark

 

To move, That this House disagrees with the Lords in their Amendment.

 

 


 

Lords Amendment No. 97

 

Secretary Greg Clark

 

To move, That this House disagrees with the Lords in their Amendment.

 

Secretary Greg Clark

 

To move the following Amendment to the Bill in lieu of the Lords Amendment:—

 

(a)

 

Page  71,  line  42,  at end insert the following new Clause—

 

         

“Local planning authorities: information about neighbourhood development

 

plans

 

After section 75ZA of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 (inserted by

 

section 140 above) insert—

 

“75ZB

  Reports to contain information about neighbourhood development

 

plans

 

(1)    

This section applies where—

 

(a)    

a report of the kind mentioned in section 75ZA(1) recommends

 

the grant of planning permission or permission in principle, and

 

(b)    

the proposed development is in an area for which a

 

neighbourhood development plan (made under section 38A of

 

the Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004) is in force.

 

(2)    

The report must—

 

(a)    

set out how the plan was taken into account in making the

 

recommendation, and

 

(b)    

identify any points of conflict between the plan and the

 

recommendation.””

 

 



 
 

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Lords Amendment No. 108

 

Secretary Greg Clark

 

To move, That this House disagrees with the Lords in their Amendment.

 

 


 

Lords Amendment No. 109

 

Secretary Greg Clark

 

To move, That this House disagrees with the Lords in their Amendment.

 

 


 

Lords Amendment No. 110

 

Secretary Greg Clark

 

To move, That this House disagrees with the Lords in their Amendment.

 

 


 

Lords Amendment No. 111

 

As an Amendment to the Lords Amendment:—

 

Secretary Greg Clark

 

(a)

 

Line  3,  after “areas” insert “in England”

 

 

 


 
 

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Housing and Planning BILL (Programme) (No. 3)

 

Secretary Greg Clark

 

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

 

purpose of supplementing the Orders of 2 November 2015 (Housing and Planning Bill

 

(Programme)) and 5 January 2016 (Housing and Planning Bill (Programme) (No. 2)):

 

Consideration of Lords Amendments

 

1.    

Proceedings on consideration of Lords Amendments shall (so far as not

 

previously concluded) be brought to an end at the moment of interruption.

 

2.    

The proceedings shall be taken in the order shown in the first column of the

 

following Table.

 

3.    

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

 

conclusion at the times specified in the second column of the Table.

 

      TABLE

 

Lords Amendments

Time for conclusion of proceedings

 
 

Nos. 1, 9, 10, 37, 184, 47, 54, 55,

Three hours after the

 
 

57, 58, 2 to 8, 11 to 36, 38 to 46, 48

commencement of proceedings on

 
 

to 53, 56, 59 to 96, 182, 183, 185 to

consideration of Lords

 
 

188, 190, 191 and 195 to 239

Amendments

 
 

Nos. 97, 100, 108 to 110, 98, 99,

The moment of interruption

 
 

101 to 107, 111 to 181, 189, 192 to

  
 

194 and 240 to 282

  
 

Subsequent stages

 

4.    

Any further Message from the Lords may be considered forthwith without

 

any Question being put.

 

5.    

The proceedings on any further Message from the Lords shall (so far as not

 

previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion one hour after their

 

commencement.

 


 

 

Revised 29 April 2016