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House of Commons

 
 

Thursday 20 October 2016

 

Public Bill Committee Proceedings

 

Neighbourhood Planning Bill


 

[Third and Fourth Sittings]


 

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.

 

Withdrawn after debate: moved and debated but then withdrawn, so not put to a decision.

 

Not selected: not chosen for debate by the Chair.

 

 


 

Dr Roberta Blackman-Woods

 

Teresa Pearce

 

Jim McMahon

 

Withdrawn  4

 

Clause  1,  page  1,  line  11,  at end insert “and insofar as it is consistent with the

 

relevant local plan.”

 

Dr Roberta Blackman-Woods

 

Teresa Pearce

 

Jim McMahon

 

Not called  5

 

Clause  1,  page  1,  line  11,  at end insert “and insofar as it is consistent with the

 

National Planning Policy Framework and the National Planning Practice Guidance.”


 
 

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Neighbourhood Planning Bill, continued

 
 

Dr Roberta Blackman-Woods

 

Teresa Pearce

 

Jim McMahon

 

Not called  3

 

Clause  1,  page  1,  line  22,  at end insert—

 

“(c)    

if it has been examined by an independent examiner who is registered

 

with the Royal Town Planning Institute.”

 

Clause Agreed to.

 


 

Dr Roberta Blackman-Woods

 

Teresa Pearce

 

Jim McMahon

 

Withdrawn  11

 

Clause  2,  page  2,  line  16,  at the end insert—

 

“(3A)    

To support Neighbourhood Plans, the Secretary of State should set out the weight

 

that should be given to approved development plans at key stages in the planning

 

process.”

 

Clause Agreed to.

 


 

Dr Roberta Blackman-Woods

 

Teresa Pearce

 

Jim McMahon

 

Withdrawn  6

 

Clause  3,  page  2,  line  25,  at end insert “after consultation with the local area

 

involved.”

 

Clause Agreed to.

 

Schedule 1 Agreed to.

 


 

Dr Roberta Blackman-Woods

 

Teresa Pearce

 

Jim McMahon

 

Withdrawn  7

 

Clause  4,  page  4,  line  3,  at end insert “providing the subsequent area is not smaller

 

than a parish or town council area or local authority ward.”


 
 

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Neighbourhood Planning Bill, continued

 
 

Dr Roberta Blackman-Woods

 

Teresa Pearce

 

Jim McMahon

 

Not called  8

 

Clause  4,  page  4,  line  11,  at end insert—

 

“(6E)    

Modifications made to a neighbourhood area must be subject to consultation with

 

local people.”

 

Clause Agreed to.

 


 

Dr Roberta Blackman-Woods

 

Withdrawn  1

 

Clause  5,  page  4,  line  40,  leave out “as follows” and insert “in accordance with

 

subsections (2) to (4)”

 

Dr Roberta Blackman-Woods

 

Teresa Pearce

 

Jim McMahon

 

Withdrawn  13

 

Clause  5,  page  5,  line  6,  at end insert—

 

“(2BA)    

Such statements of community involvement must include a right for members of

 

the community to be heard.”

 

Dr Roberta Blackman-Woods

 

Teresa Pearce

 

Jim McMahon

 

Not called  14

 

Clause  5,  page  5,  line  6,  at end insert—

 

“(2BA)    

Such statements of community involvement shall include measures to enable

 

local parish councils to be set up in a streamlined and speedy manner.”

 

Dr Roberta Blackman-Woods

 

Teresa Pearce

 

Jim McMahon

 

Not called  9

 

Clause  5,  page  5,  line  9,  at end insert—

 

“(c)    

reasonable payments made by local authorities for the purpose set out in

 

paragraph (a) and (b) shall be recovered from the Secretary of State’s

 

department.”

 

Dr Roberta Blackman-Woods

 

Not called  2

 

Clause  5,  page  5,  line  19,  after subsection (3) insert—

 

“(4)    

Section 120 of the Localism Act 2011 (Financial assistance in relation to

 

neighbourhood planning) is amended as follows—

 

(a)    

at the end of subsection (2)(a) leave out “, and” and insert “subject to the

 

condition that such assistance is prioritised for bodies or persons in

 

deprived communities, and”,


 
 

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Neighbourhood Planning Bill, continued

 
 

(b)    

after subsection (3)(b), insert—

 

“(ba)    

a deprived community is defined as being any area

 

which is among the 20 per cent most deprived Lower

 

Layer Super Output Areas according to the most

 

recently published English Indices of Deprivation,

 

(bb)    

prioritised financial assistance is defined to mean that no

 

less than 50 per cent of the total value of the financial

 

assistance provided under this section is provided to

 

deprived communities.””

 

Dr Roberta Blackman-Woods

 

Teresa Pearce

 

Jim McMahon

 

Not called  10

 

Clause  5,  page  5,  line  19,  at the end insert—

 

“(4)    

To support Neighbourhood Plans, all councils should have a Local Development

 

Plan in place by December 2017.”

 

Clause Agreed to.

 

[Adjourned until Tuesday 25 October at 9.25 am


 

 

Revised 20 October 2016