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Notices of Amendments

 

given up to and including

 

Monday 17 June 2019

 

New Amendments handed in are marked thus Parliamentary Star

 

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Consideration of Bill (Report Stage)


 

Parliamentary Buildings (Restoration and


 

Renewal) Bill


 

Note

 

This document includes all amendments tabled to date and includes any

 

withdrawn amendments at the end.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

 

order in which they relate to the Bill.

 


 

Meg Hillier

 

Mark Tami

 

Valerie Vaz

 

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To move the following Clause—

 

         

“Examination by the Comptroller and Auditor General

 

(1)    

The Comptroller and Auditor General may carry out an examination of—

 

(a)    

the Sponsor Body; or

 

(b)    

the Delivery Authority; or

 

(c)    

both the Sponsor Body and the Delivery Authority

 

    

under section 6 of the National Audit Act 1983.

 

(2)    

For the purpose of an examination of the Sponsor Body or the Delivery Authority,

 

or the Sponsor Body and the Delivery Authority, under section 6 of the National

 

Audit Act 1983, the Comptroller and Auditor General shall have a right of access

 

at all reasonable times to relevant documents held or controlled by a person in

 

circumstances in which that person has or had a contractual obligation to supply


 
 

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goods or services directly or indirectly to the Sponsor Body or Delivery

 

Authority, and the Comptroller and Auditor General shall be entitled to require

 

from such a person holding or accountable for any such document such

 

information and explanation as are reasonably necessary for that purpose.

 

(3)    

For the purposes of subsection (2) a person has a contractual obligation to supply

 

goods or services indirectly to the Sponsor Body or Delivery Authority if and

 

only if that person has a contractual obligation to supply goods or services that

 

arises from a contract which is a subcontract in relation to a main contract

 

between the Sponsor Body or Delivery Authority and another person or body.

 

(4)    

For the purposes of subsection (3), a contract is a subcontract in relation to a main

 

contract if its performance would fulfil, or contribute to the fulfilment of, an

 

obligation to supply goods or services in the main contract.

 

(5)    

In subsection (2) “relevant documents” means documents that relate to the

 

contractual obligation to supply goods or services.”

 

 


 

Christian Matheson

 

Valerie Vaz

 

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

 

“(f)    

to require the Delivery Authority when allocating contracts for

 

construction and related work to have regard for the company’s policies

 

on corporate social responsibility, including those relating to the

 

blacklisting of employees or potential employees from employment.”

 

Meg Hillier

 

Mark Tami

 

Rosie Duffield

 

Preet Kaur Gill

 

Christian Matheson

 

Dr David Drew

Neil Gray

Mr Andrew Mitchell

John Spellar

Dr Julian Lewis

Lady Hermon

Ruth Smeeth

Valerie Vaz

 

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Clause  2,  page  2,  line  21,  at end insert—

 

“(h)    

to undertake, and publish, an annual audit of the companies that have

 

been awarded contracts for the Parliamentary building works, with a

 

view to establishing their size and geographical location.”

 

Christian Matheson

 

Valerie Vaz

 

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Parliamentary Star - white    

Clause  2,  page  2,  line  44,  leave out “desirability of ensuring” and insert “need to

 

ensure”

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This amendment requires the Parliamentary Works Sponsor Body, in exercising its functions, to

 

have regard to the need to ensure that educational and other facilities are provided for people

 

visiting the Palace of Westminster (rather than requiring it to have regard to the desirability of

 

ensuring that such facilities are provided).


 
 

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Christian Matheson

 

Valerie Vaz

 

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Clause  2,  page  2,  line  46,  at end insert—

 

“(h)    

the desirability of other facilities”

 

Neil Gray

 

Pete Wishart

 

Ian Blackford

 

Liz Saville Roberts

 

Kirsty Blackman

 

Patrick Grady

Jonathan Edwards

 

4

 

Clause  2,  page  2,  line  46,  at end insert—

 

“(h)    

the need to ensure that economic benefits of the Parliamentary building

 

works are delivered across the nations and regions of the United

 

Kingdom, in terms of contracts for works and in any other way the

 

Sponsor Board considers appropriate.”

 

Tim Loughton

 

Valerie Vaz

 

5

 

Clause  2,  page  2,  line  46,  at end insert—

 

“(h)    

the need to conserve and sustain the outstanding architectural,

 

archaeological and historical significance of the Palace of Westminster,

 

including the outstanding universal value of the World Heritage Site.”

 


 

Sir Patrick McLoughlin

 

Mark Tami

 

Valerie Vaz

 

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Schedule  1,  page  10,  line  20,  at end insert—

 

    “( )  

See also paragraph 7A, which makes provision about the appointment of the

 

first external members.”

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This amendment signposts the new paragraph 7A inserted by amendment 9 (which deals with the

 

appointment of the first external members of the Parliamentary Works Sponsor Body).

 

Sir Patrick McLoughlin

 

Mark Tami

 

Valerie Vaz

 

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Schedule  1,  page  12,  line  2,  at end insert—

 

“Appointment of initial external members

 

7A  (1)  

The person who, immediately before the commencement day, was the chair of

 

the shadow Sponsor Body is to be treated as having been appointed on that day

 

as the chair of the Sponsor Body in accordance with paragraph 2.


 
 

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      (2)  

Appointment by virtue of sub-paragraph (1) is to be treated as being for a term

 

of 3 years.

 

      (3)  

A person who, immediately before the commencement day—

 

(a)    

was a member of the shadow Sponsor Body (other than the chair), and

 

(b)    

was not a member of either House of Parliament,

 

            

is to be treated as having been appointed on that day as a member of the

 

Sponsor Body in accordance with paragraph 3 (external members).

 

      (4)  

Appointment by virtue of sub-paragraph (3) is to be treated as being for a term

 

ending with the last day of the period of 3 years beginning with the day on

 

which the shadow Sponsor Body was established.

 

      (5)  

An appointment by virtue of sub-paragraph (1) or (3) ceases to have effect at

 

the end of the period of 1 month beginning with the commencement day

 

unless, before the end of that period, the appointment is confirmed by a

 

resolution of each House of Parliament.

 

      (6)  

Paragraphs 2, 3 and 6 do not apply in relation to a member who is appointed

 

by virtue of sub-paragraph (1) or (3).

 

      (7)  

In this paragraph—

 

“the commencement day” means the day on which section 2(1) comes

 

into force;

 

“the shadow Sponsor Body” means the body, established in July 2018 in

 

connection with the restoration of the Palace of Westminster, which is

 

known as the shadow Sponsor Body.”

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This amendment provides for those who were external members of the shadow Sponsor Body

 

immediately before clause 2 comes into force to be appointed as the first external members of the

 

Parliamentary Works Sponsor Body.

 

 

Order of the House [21 May 2019]

 

That the following provisions shall apply to the Parliamentary Buildings (Restoration

 

and Renewal) 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 Tuesday 11 June 2019.

 

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 any 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.


 
 

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Other proceedings

 

7.    

Any other proceedings on the Bill may be programmed.

 

 

NOTICES WITHDRAWN

 

The following Notices were withdrawn on 17 June 2019:

 

Amendment 2

 


 

 

Revised 17 June 2019