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House of Commons


Thursday 10th January 2008


Public Bill Committee Proceedings


Housing and Regeneration Bill


[Fifth and Sixth Sittings]


Clause 1 Agreed to.


Schedule 1 Agreed to.


Sir George Young


Withdrawn  13


Clause  2,  page  1,  line  11,  after ‘supply’, insert ‘, accessibility’.


Andrew George


Lembit Öpik


Negatived on division  34


Clause  2,  page  1,  line  11,  at end insert—



to carry out, or provide for the carrying out of, regular assessments of the


nature and scale of housing need in England,’.


Dr Roberta Blackman-Woods


Mr Nick Raynsford


Withdrawn  75


Clause  2,  page  1,  line  14,  leave out ‘or’ and insert ‘, sustainable development or




Sir George Young


Withdrawn  14


Clause  2,  page  1,  line  14,  at end insert ‘inclusive’.


Grant Shapps


Robert Neill


Mr Eric Pickles


Alistair Burt


Mrs Jacqui Lait


Mr Paul Goodman


Withdrawn  1


Clause  2,  page  1,  line  15,  at end insert—



to facilitate the provision and supply of home ownership including, in


particular, low cost home ownership through community land trusts.’.


Public Bill Committee Proceedings: 10th January 2008      



Housing and Regeneration Bill, continued


Alistair Burt


Grant Shapps


Robert Neill


Mr Eric Pickles


Mrs Jacqui Lait


Mr Paul Goodman


Withdrawn  62


Clause  2,  page  1,  line  15,  at end insert—



to act, in cooperation with relevant local authorities, as the strategy,


planning and delivery vehicle for the London Thames Gateway.



to promote the right to buy and social homebuy in the developments it


undertakes or facilitates.’.


Mr Andrew Love


Mr Andy Slaughter


Margaret Moran


Not moved  32


Clause  2,  page  1,  line  15,  at end insert—



to facilitate the provision and supply of housing for low cost home


ownership and low cost rental through community land trusts.’.


Sir George Young


Withdrawn  16


Clause  2,  page  2,  line  1,  at end insert—



In assessing the needs of people living in England in accordance with subsection


(1), the HCA shall take particular account of the changing age profile of the




Andrew George


Lembit Öpik


Not moved  35


Clause  2,  page  2,  line  2,  after ‘subsection (1)—’, insert—


‘“housing need” includes the condition of those who are homeless and those


who are housed in insecure, unsatisfactory or overcrowded




Sir George Young


Not selected  15


Clause  2,  page  2,  line  3,  after second ‘needs’, insert ‘of an ageing society’.


Clause Agreed to.


Clauses 3 to 8 Agreed to.


[Adjourned till Tuesday 15th January at 10.30 a.m.

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