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Water Bill

Amendment

to be moved IN COMMITTEE

[Supplementary to the Second Marshalled List]

[Amendments marked * are new or have been altered]

After Clause 24

BARONESS NEVILLE-ROLFE

[In substitution for Amendment 109A]

122AParliamentary Star

Insert the following new Clause—

 

1      

“Duties of the Secretary of State

 

The Secretary of State shall take such steps as are necessary to—

 

(a)    

ensure that bodies carrying out—

 

(i)    

the provisions of this Act;

 

(ii)    

water and associated environmental regulations under

 

other Acts;

 

(iii)    

regulations and codes made under sub-paragraphs (i) and

 

(ii) above; and

 

(iv)    

equivalent regulations and requirements made under

 

European Union legislation,

 

    

minimise bureaucratic burdens on affected undertakings and

 

others; and

 

(b)    

reduce bureaucracy, overlap and waste within the various bodies

 

concerned with water and established by statute or by European

 

Union legislation by defining their respective duties clearly and

 

transparently in one place and on one website.”

 
 
HL Bill 71—II(a)(supplementary)55/3

 
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