Health and Social Care Bill

AMENDMENTS
TO BE MOVED
ON REPORT

Clause 1

BARONESS JAY OF PADDINGTON

LORD PATEL

BARONESS THORNTON

 

Page 2, line 9, at end insert—

“( ) The Secretary of State retains ministerial responsibility to Parliament for the provision of the health service in England.”

Clause 4

BARONESS JAY OF PADDINGTON

LORD PATEL

BARONESS THORNTON

 

Page 3, leave out lines 4 to 6 and insert—

“Subject to sections 1(1) to 1(3), and so far as is consistent with the interests of the health service, the Secretary of State must, in exercising functions in relation to that service, have regard to the desirability of securing—”

BARONESS THORNTON

 

Leave out Clause 4

Clause 12

BARONESS JAY OF PADDINGTON

LORD PATEL

BARONESS THORNTON

 

Page 6, line 38, at end insert—

“( ) A clinical commissioning group must exercise its functions under this section in a manner consistent with the performance by the Secretary of State of the duty under section 1(1) (promotion of comprehensive health service).”

BARONESS THORNTON

 

Leave out Clause 12

Clause 22

BARONESS THORNTON

 

Page 18, leave out lines 16 to 23

BARONESS JAY OF PADDINGTON

LORD PATEL

BARONESS THORNTON

 

Page 18, line 18, leave out “act with a view to” and insert “have regard to the desirability of”

LORD HUNT OF KINGS HEATH

BARONESS THORNTON

BARONESS WHEELER

LORD BEECHAM

 

Page 24, line 10, leave out from beginning to end of line 27 and insert—

“(1) The Secretary of State may give directions to any of the bodies mentioned in subsection (2) about the exercise of any functions.

(2) For the purpose of subsection (1) the bodies are—

(a) NHS Commissioning Board, and

(b) clinical commissioning groups.”

Prepared 23rd December 2011