Amendments proposed to the Clean Neighbourhoods and Environment Bill - continued House of Commons

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Miss Anne McIntosh
Mr David Ruffley

52

*Clause     22,     page     19,     line     32,     at end insert—

    '( )   There will be a right of appeal against the issuing of Fixed Penalty Notices.'.


   

Miss Anne McIntosh
Mr David Ruffley

27

Clause     28,     page     27,     line     13,     at the beginning insert 'Following consultation with relevant local authorities and other interested parties'.


   

Miss Anne McIntosh
Mr David Ruffley

53

*Clause     30,     page     27,     leave out lines 40 to 42.


   

Miss Anne McIntosh
Mr David Ruffley

26

Clause     23,     page     23,     line     21,     at end insert—

    '( )   The principal litter authority shall provide the authorised officer with the means or equipment by which the officer may contact the police directly and request immediate assistance at any time during the seizure or attempted seizure of material under sub-paragraph (1) above.'.


   

Miss Anne McIntosh
Mr David Ruffley

23

Clause     31,     page     28,     line     20,     leave out from 'affixed' to the end of the line 21 and insert 'to any surface without authorisation of the owner of that surface,'.


   

Sue Doughty
Matthew Green

19

Clause     38,     page     35,     line     9,     leave out from 'be' to end of line 10 and insert 'used only for the purposes of its functions under section 5 above (including functions relating to the enforcement of offences under that section).'.

   

Sue Doughty
Matthew Green

6

Clause     38,     page     35,     line     19,     leave out subsection (4).


   

Miss Anne McIntosh
Mr David Ruffley

20

Page     43,     line     31,     leave out Clause 47.


   

Sue Doughty
Matthew Green

3

Clause     52,     page     47,     line     36,     leave out from 'must' to end of line 37 and insert 'used only for the purposes of its functions under section 5 above (including functions relating to the enforcement of offences under that section).'.

   

Sue Doughty
Matthew Green

7

Clause     52,     page     48,     line     3,     leave out subsection (3).


   

Sue Doughty
Matthew Green

18

Clause     68,     page     56,     line     4,     leave out subsection (1).

   

Miss Anne McIntosh
Mr David Ruffley

21

Clause     68,     page     56,     line     12,     at end add—

    '(5)   After subsection (1) of that section insert—

      "(1A) Where a stray dog taken to a local authority is ill or injured, treatment should be sought by the appropriate local authority at the earliest possible time.".'.

   

Miss Anne McIntosh
Mr David Ruffley

22

Clause     68,     page     56,     line     12,     at end add—

    '(6)   After subsection (6) of that section insert—

      "(6A) In this section a 'stray dog' is one which is unaccompanied by either owner or person responsible for it in a public place or any other place without the permission of the owner of the land or premises where it is found.".'.


   

Sue Doughty
Matthew Green

8

Clause     75,     page     60,     line     28,     leave out subsection (3).


   

Sue Doughty
Matthew Green

14

Clause     87,     page     67,     line     5,     leave out subsection (1).


   

Sue Doughty
Matthew Green

16

Page     85,     line     1,     leave out Schedule 2.


   

Sue Doughty
Matthew Green

15

Clause     88,     page     68,     leave out line 4.


   

Sue Doughty
Matthew Green

17

Page     89,     line     2,     leave out Schedule 3.


   

Sue Doughty
Matthew Green

9

Clause     96,     page     71,     line     25,     leave out subsection (5).


   

Miss Anne McIntosh
Mr David Ruffley

1

Clause     111,     page     80,     line     3,     leave out 'Clean Neighbourhoods and' and insert 'Cleaner and Safer'.


NEW CLAUSES

Illegal deposit or disposal of waste (power of arrest)

   

Miss Anne McIntosh
Mr David Ruffley

NC1

To move the following Clause:—

    '(1)   In subsection 24(2) of the Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984 (c. 60), at the end insert—

      "(w) an offence under subsection 33(4A) of the Environmental Protection Act 1990 (c. 3)."

    (2)   In section 33 of the Environmental Protection Act 1990 (c. 3), after subsection (4) insert—

          "(4A)   A person authorised by the Environment Agency to exercise the powers specified in section 108(4) of the Environment Act 1995 (c. 25) shall have like powers to those of a constable to arrest any person depositing or disposing of waste in contravention of subsection (1).".'.


Producer responsibility for litter caused by discarded chewing gum etc.

   

Sue Doughty
Matthew Green

NC2

To move the following Clause:—

    '(1)   The Secretary of State must consult on producer responsibility measures to

      (a) discourage litter caused by discarded chewing gum and the discarded remains of other products designed for chewing; and

      (b) provide financial redress to litter authorities for the costs incurred by removal of discarded chewing gum and the discarded remains of other products designed for chewing.

    (2)   The consultation must

      (a) include such bodies or persons appearing to him to be representative of the interests of litter authorities as he considers appropriate;

      (b) include such bodies or persons appearing to him to be representative of the interests of producers and distributors of chewing gum and other products designed for chewing as he considers appropriate; and

      (c) publish recommendations before 2007.

    (3)   The consultation must consider both voluntary and statutory schemes.'.


Fixed penalty notices: guidelines for local authorities and the police

   

Miss Anne McIntosh
Mr David Ruffley

NC3

To move the following Clause:—

       'The appropriate person shall consult with local authorities and the police before providing guidelines on the precise duties of police officers and local authorities, where there are shared responsibilities, in connection with powers conferred to local authorities under this Act.'.


 
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