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House of Commons

 
 

Wednesday 11 January 2017

 

Public Bill Committee Proceedings

 

Homelessness Reduction Bill


 

[Fifth Sitting]


 

Glossary

 

This document shows the fate of each clause, schedule, amendment and new clause.

 

The following terms are used:

 

Agreed to: agreed without a vote.

 

Agreed to on division: agreed following a vote.

 

Negatived: rejected without a vote.

 

Negatived on division: rejected following a vote.

 

Not called: debated in a group of amendments, but not put to a decision.

 

Not moved: not debated or put to a decision.

 

Question proposed: debate underway but not concluded.

 

Withdrawn after debate: moved and debated but then withdrawn, so not put to a decision.

 

Not selected: not chosen for debate by the Chair.

 

 


 

Bob Blackman

 

That the Order of the Committee of 23 November 2016, as amended on 30 November,

 

be amended, by inserting at the end—

 

    “and on 18 January when the Committee will meet at 2.00 pm as well as 9.30 am.”

 

Agreed to

 



 
 

Public Bill Committee Proceedings: 11 January 2017        

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Homelessness Reduction Bill, continued

 
 

Mr Clive Betts

 

Withdrawn  2

 

Clause  10,  page  16,  line  31,  at end insert—

 

“(3A)    

Where the specified public authority makes a notification to the local housing

 

authority the public authority must cooperate with the housing authority in

 

meeting its duties under sections 179, 189A, 195, 189B and 199A of the Housing

 

Act 1996.”

 

Clause Agreed to.

 


 

Mr Marcus Jones

 

Agreed to  13

 

Clause  11,  page  17,  line  20,  at end insert—

 

“(3A)    

The Secretary of State may issue a code of practice under this section only in

 

accordance with subsections (3B) and (3C).

 

(3B)    

Before issuing the code of practice, the Secretary of State must lay a draft of the

 

code before Parliament.

 

(3C)    

If—

 

(a)    

the Secretary of State lays a draft of the code before Parliament, and

 

(b)    

no negative resolution is made within the 40-day period,

 

    

the Secretary of State may issue the code in the form of the draft.

 

(3D)    

For the purposes of subsection (3C)—

 

(a)    

a “negative resolution” means a resolution of either House of Parliament

 

not to approve the draft of the code, and

 

(b)    

“the 40-day period” means the period of 40 days beginning with the day

 

on which the draft of the code is laid before Parliament (or, if it is not laid

 

before each House of Parliament on the same day, the later of the two

 

days on which it is laid).

 

(3E)    

In calculating the 40-day period, no account is to be taken of any period during

 

which—

 

(a)    

Parliament is dissolved or prorogued, or

 

(b)    

both Houses are adjourned for more than four days.”

 

Mr Marcus Jones

 

Agreed to  14

 

Clause  11,  page  17,  line  24,  at end insert—

 

“( )    

Subsections (3A) to (3C) do not apply to the reissue of a code of practice under

 

this section.”

 

Clause, as amended, Agreed to.

 

Question proposed, that Clause 12 stand part of the Bill.

 

[Adjourned until Wednesday 18 January at 9.30 am


 

 

Revised 11 January 2017