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Amendment Paper as at
Tuesday 27th June 2000

STANDING COMMITTEE G


CARE STANDARDS BILL [LORDS]

NOTE

The Amendments have been arranged in accordance with the Order of the Committee [6th June], as follows:

Clauses 1 to 68, Schedule 2, Clauses 69 to 102, new Clauses, Schedule 1, Schedules 3 to 5, new Schedules.

   

Mr Philip Hammond
Mrs Caroline Spelman

384

Clause     68,     page     32,     line     9,     after 'premises', insert 'under his control'.

   

Mr Philip Hammond
Mrs Caroline Spelman

385

Clause     68,     page     32,     line     10,     at end insert—

    '( ) "Act as a childminder's assistant" means (subject to the following subsections) look after one or more children under the age of eight on domestic premises under the control of another person for reward'.

   

Mr Philip Hammond
Mrs Caroline Spelman

386

Clause     68,     page     32,     leave out lines 14 to 18 and insert—

      '( ) is a foster parent of a child'.

   

Caroline Flint

338

Clause     68,     page     32,     leave out lines 20 to 28.

   

Mr Philip Hammond
Mrs Caroline Spelman

375

Clause     68,     page     32,     leave out lines 43 to 46.

   

Caroline Flint

339

Clause     68,     page     32,     line     46,     at end insert—

    '(9) This Part does not apply in relation to a person engaged as an au-pair or a babysitter.'.

   

Mr Philip Hammond
Mrs Caroline Spelman

387

Clause     68,     page     33,     line     6,     leave out from 'is' to end of line 8 and insert 'Her Majesty's Chief Inspector of Schools in Wales (referred to in this Part as "the Assembly")'.

   

Mr Philip Hammond
Mrs Caroline Spelman

389

Clause     68,     page     33,     line     9,     at end insert 'on particular premises'.

   

Mr Philip Hammond
Mrs Caroline Spelman

390

Clause     68,     page     33,     line     11,     after '(a)' insert 'being the owner or person in control of those premises'.

   

Mr Philip Hammond
Mrs Caroline Spelman

391

Clause     68,     page     33,     line     11,     leave out from 'he' to 'is' in line 13.

   

Mr John Hutton

279

Clause     68,     page     33,     line     16,     leave out 'the proximity of' and insert 'regular contact with'.

   

Caroline Flint

340

Clause     68,     page     33,     line     26,     at end insert—

      '(e) he is providing childcare in the parental home of a child and in such circumstances the following conditions will apply—

          (i) he is suitable to look after children under the age of eight;

          (ii) he is complying with regulations under section 79C and with any conditions imposed by the registration authority.'.

   

Mr Philip Hammond
Mrs Caroline Spelman

388

Clause     68,     page     33,     line     26,     at end insert—

    '( ) A person is qualified for registration as a child minder's assistant if—

      (a) he is suitable to look after children under the age of eight; or

      (b) he is complying with regulations under section 79C and with any condition imposed by the registration authorities.'.

   

Mr Philip Hammond
Mrs Caroline Spelman

392

Clause     68,     page     33,     line     30,     leave out 'and every prescribed person'.

   

Mr John Hutton

280

Clause     68,     page     33,     line     33,     leave out 'the proximity of' and insert 'regular contact with'.

   

Mr John Hutton

281

Clause     68,     page     34,     leave out lines 1 and 2.

   

Mr John Hutton

282

Clause     68,     page     34,     line     5,     after 'includes' insert 'any area and'.

   

Mr Philip Hammond
Mrs Caroline Spelman

393

Clause     68,     page     34,     line     5,     after 'includes', insert 'land within the curtilage of any premises and '.

   

Mr Philip Hammond
Mrs Caroline Spelman

394

Clause     68,     page     34,     line     19,     after 'minders', insert 'or child minders' assistants'.

   

Mr Philip Hammond
Mrs Caroline Spelman

395

Clause     68,     page     34,     line     22,     after 'minders', insert 'or child minders' assistants'.

   

Mr John Hutton

284

Clause     68,     page     34,     line     28,     leave out 'the proximity of' and insert 'regular contact with'.

   

Mr John Hutton

285

Clause     68,     page     34,     line     34,     leave out 'and safety' and insert ', safety and suitability'.

   

Mr Philip Hammond
Mrs Caroline Spelman

396

Clause     68,     page     35,     line     19,     after 'minder', insert 'or a child minder's assistant'.

   

Mr Philip Hammond
Mrs Caroline Spelman

398

Clause     68,     page     35,     line     20,     after 'minding', insert 'or acting as a child minder's assistant'.

   

Mr Philip Hammond
Mrs Caroline Spelman

397

Clause     68,     page     35,     line     22,     after 'minder', insert 'or a child minder's assistant'.

   

Mr Philip Hammond
Mrs Caroline Spelman

399

Clause     68,     page     35,     line     23,     after 'minding', insert 'or acting as a child minder's assistant'.

   

Mr John Hutton

286

Clause     68,     page     35,     line     45,     at end insert—

      '(b) give any other information which the registration authority reasonably requires the applicant to give.'.

   

Mr John Hutton

287

Clause     68,     page     36,     line     3,     at end insert—

    '( ) Where the registration authority has sent the applicant notice under section 79L(1) of its intention to refuse an application under this section, the application may not be withdrawn without the consent of the authority.

    ( ) A person who, in an application under this section, knowingly makes a statement which is false or misleading in a material particular shall be guilty of an offence and liable, on summary conviction, to a fine not exceeding level 5 on the standard scale.'.

   

Mr Philip Hammond
Mrs Caroline Spelman

400

Clause     68,     page     36,     line     5,     at end insert 'on a particular premises'.

   

Mr Philip Hammond
Mrs Caroline Spelman

401

Clause     68,     page     36,     line     7,     leave out ', and will continue to be, '.

   

Mr Philip Hammond
Mrs Caroline Spelman

402

Clause     68,     page     36,     line     8,     after 'minding' insert 'on those premises'.

   

Mr Philip Hammond
Mrs Caroline Spelman

403

Clause     68,     page     36,     line     16,     leave out ', and will continue to be,'.

   

Mr Philip Hammond
Mrs Caroline Spelman

404

Clause     68,     page     36,     line     45,     leave out 'or will cease'.

   

Mr John Hutton

288

Clause     68,     page     37,     line     8,     leave out 'carry out repairs or make alterations or additions' and insert 'make any changes or additions to any services, equipment or premises'.

   

Mr John Hutton

289

Clause     68,     page     37,     line     11,     leave out from 'ground' to 'if' in line 12 and insert 'of any defect or insufficiency in the services, equipment or premises'.

   

Mr John Hutton

290

Clause     68,     page     37,     line     15,     leave out from first 'the' to 'additions' in line 17 and insert 'defect or insufficiency is due to the changes or'.

   

Mr Philip Hammond
Mrs Caroline Spelman

405

Clause     68,     page     37,     line     23,     leave out 'may' and insert 'shall'.

   

Mr Philip Hammond
Mrs Caroline Spelman

406

Clause     68,     page     37,     line     23,     leave out 'for'.

   

Mr John Hutton

291

Clause     68,     page     37,     line     28,     leave out 'Chief Inspector' and insert 'registration authority'.

   

Mr Philip Hammond
Mrs Caroline Spelman

407

Clause     68,     page     38,     line     9,     leave out 'An' and insert 'A copy of an'.

   

Mr Philip Hammond
Mrs Caroline Spelman

408

Clause     68,     page     38,     line     9,     leave out 'may be made without notice' and insert ', together with any written statement of the authority's reasons for making the application for the order, shall be served by the authority on the person registered as soon as it is practicable for the authority to do so'.

   

Mr Philip Hammond
Mrs Caroline Spelman

409

Clause     68,     page     38,     line     14,     after 'person', insert 'and on the local authority in whose area the person acted as a child minder or provided day care'.

   

Mr John Hutton

292

Clause     68,     page     38,     line     44,     leave out 'in person or by' and insert 'orally or in writing, by the recipient of the notice or'.

 
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