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‘(1A)    

statements of standards must be established within the remit of the NHS Core

 

Principles.’.

 


 

Mr Stephen O’Brien

 

Anne Milton

 

Mr Andrew Lansley

 

Mark Simmonds

 

Mike Penning

 

Jeremy Wright

 

30

 

Clause  42,  page  20,  line  27,  after first ‘of’ insert ‘the quality of’.

 

Mr Stephen O’Brien

 

Anne Milton

 

Mr Andrew Lansley

 

Mark Simmonds

 

Mike Penning

 

Jeremy Wright

 

135

 

Clause  42,  page  20,  line  30,  at end insert—

 

‘(d)    

in conducting reviews under subsection 1(a) the Commission shall

 

review and assess annually the Trust’s plan for improving health, as

 

prepared under section 24 of the National Health Service Act 2006 (c.

 

41).’.

 

Mr Stephen O’Brien

 

Anne Milton

 

Mr Andrew Lansley

 

Mark Simmonds

 

Mike Penning

 

Jeremy Wright

 

31

 

Clause  42,  page  20,  line  32,  after first ‘of’ insert ‘the quality of’.

 

Mr Stephen O’Brien

 

Anne Milton

 

Mr Andrew Lansley

 

Mark Simmonds

 

Mike Penning

 

Jeremy Wright

 

136

 

Clause  42,  page  20,  line  40,  at end insert—

 

‘(d)    

in conducting reviews under subsection 3(a) the Commission shall

 

review and assess annually the plan for improving health insofar as it

 

impacts upon the authority, in accordance with section 24(3) of the

 

National Health Service Act 2006.’.

 

Sandra Gidley

 

Greg Mulholland

 

137

 

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Clause  42,  page  21,  line  1,  leave out subsections (4) to (8) and insert—


 
 

Public Bill Committee: 8th January 2008                  

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‘(c)    

The Secretary of State shall not create any indicators of quality additional

 

to those in the National Indicator Set.’.

 

Mr Stephen O’Brien

 

Anne Milton

 

Mr Andrew Lansley

 

Mark Simmonds

 

Mike Penning

 

Jeremy Wright

 

93

 

Clause  42,  page  21,  line  11,  at end insert—

 

‘(7A)    

In setting out the indicators under subsection (4) for assessing each English local

 

authority, the Secretary of State shall—

 

(a)    

have regard to the National Indicator set, and

 

(b)    

in such cases as the indicators impose a regulatory burden on local

 

authorities beyond the National Indicator Set, lay draft regulations before

 

Parliament.’.

 

Mr Stephen O’Brien

 

Anne Milton

 

Mr Andrew Lansley

 

Mark Simmonds

 

Mike Penning

 

Jeremy Wright

 

32

 

Clause  42,  page  21,  line  16,  at end insert—

 

‘(c)    

all relevant statements submitted to the Secretary of State.’.

 


 

Mr Stephen O’Brien

 

Anne Milton

 

Mr Andrew Lansley

 

Mark Simmonds

 

Mike Penning

 

Jeremy Wright

 

33

 

Clause  43,  page  21,  line  26,  at end insert—

 

‘(1A)    

In setting out the frequency with which reviews under section 42 are to be

 

conducted the Commission must identify through a Regulatory Impact

 

Assessment the reduction in the regulatory burden.

 

(1B)    

The power of the Commission to increase the regulatory burden shall be set out

 

in regulations approved by a resolution of each House of Parliament.’.

 



 
 

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Mr Stephen O’Brien

 

Anne Milton

 

Mr Andrew Lansley

 

Mark Simmonds

 

Mike Penning

 

Jeremy Wright

 

34

 

Clause  44,  page  22,  line  9,  after ‘report’, insert ‘which shall only be laid before the

 

Secretary of State at such time as it is made public.’.

 


 

Sandra Gidley

 

Greg Mulholland

 

129

 

Clause  45,  page  22,  line  27,  at end insert ‘including cosmetic surgery and

 

treatments.’.

 


 

Sandra Gidley

 

Greg Mulholland

 

78

 

Clause  46,  page  23,  line  27,  at end add—

 

‘(6)    

In considering whether the function referred to in subsection (2) is being

 

discharged to an acceptable standard the Commission shall have particular regard

 

to its duty under section 2(3)(d) of this Act.’.

 


 

Mr Stephen O’Brien

 

Anne Milton

 

Mr Andrew Lansley

 

Mark Simmonds

 

Mike Penning

 

Jeremy Wright

 

166

 

Parliamentary Star    

Clause  48,  page  24,  line  18,  at end insert—

 

‘(j)    

Section 121(5) (visiting and inspection of records),

 

(k)    

Section 121 (7) (review decision to withhold post),

 

(l)    

Section 121 (8) (review decision to withhold any part of post).’.

 



 
 

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Mr Stephen O’Brien

 

Anne Milton

 

Mr Andrew Lansley

 

Mark Simmonds

 

Mike Penning

 

Jeremy Wright

 

35

 

Clause  50,  page  25,  line  21,  leave out ‘Commission’ and insert ‘Independent

 

Regulator of Foundation Trusts’.

 

Mr Stephen O’Brien

 

Anne Milton

 

Mr Andrew Lansley

 

Mark Simmonds

 

Mike Penning

 

Jeremy Wright

 

36

 

Clause  50,  page  25,  line  36,  leave out ‘Commission’ and insert ‘Independent

 

Regulator of Foundation Trusts’.

 

Mr Stephen O’Brien

 

Anne Milton

 

Mr Andrew Lansley

 

Mark Simmonds

 

Mike Penning

 

Jeremy Wright

 

37

 

Clause  50,  page  25,  line  43,  leave out ‘Commission’ and insert ‘Independent

 

Regulator of Foundation Trusts’.

 


 

Mr Stephen O’Brien

 

Anne Milton

 

Mr Andrew Lansley

 

Mark Simmonds

 

Mike Penning

 

Jeremy Wright

 

38

 

Clause  51,  page  26,  line  2,  leave out ‘Commission’ and insert ‘Independent

 

Regulator of Foundation Trusts’.

 


 

Mr Stephen O’Brien

 

Anne Milton

 

Mr Andrew Lansley

 

Mark Simmonds

 

Mike Penning

 

Jeremy Wright

 

39

 

Clause  56,  page  27,  line  35,  at end insert—


 
 

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‘(aa)    

the provision of independent healthcare,’.

 


 

Mr Stephen O’Brien

 

Anne Milton

 

Mr Andrew Lansley

 

Mark Simmonds

 

Mike Penning

 

Jeremy Wright

 

40

 

Clause  67,  page  32,  line  31,  leave out ‘paid for out of public funds’.

 

Mr Stephen O’Brien

 

Anne Milton

 

Mr Andrew Lansley

 

Mark Simmonds

 

Mike Penning

 

Jeremy Wright

 

41

 

Clause  67,  page  32,  line  33,  leave out ‘paid for out of public funds’.

 


 

Mr Stephen O’Brien

 

Anne Milton

 

Mr Andrew Lansley

 

Mark Simmonds

 

Mike Penning

 

Jeremy Wright

 

42

 

Clause  69,  page  33,  line  27,  leave out subsection (6).

 

Mr Stephen O’Brien

 

Anne Milton

 

Mr Andrew Lansley

 

Mark Simmonds

 

Mike Penning

 

Jeremy Wright

 

43

 

Clause  69,  page  33,  line  28,  at end add—

 

‘(7)    

In such cases as the inquiry is held in private under subsections (2) or (3), the

 

Secretary of State shall make a statement to Parliament.

 

(8)    

In such cases as the Secretary of State deems publication inappropriate under

 

subsection (5), he shall make a statement to Parliament.’.

 



 
 

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Mr Stephen O’Brien

 

Anne Milton

 

Mr Andrew Lansley

 

Mark Simmonds

 

Mike Penning

 

Jeremy Wright

 

44

 

Clause  75,  page  37,  line  6,  at end add—

 

‘(5)    

Subsection (2) does not confer on the Secretary of State the power to prevent the

 

Commission conducting reviews.’.

 


 

Mr Stephen O’Brien

 

Anne Milton

 

Mr Andrew Lansley

 

Mark Simmonds

 

Mike Penning

 

Jeremy Wright

 

45

 

Clause  77,  page  37,  line  32,  after ‘must’, insert ‘simultaneously’.

 


 

Mr Stephen O’Brien

 

Anne Milton

 

Mr Andrew Lansley

 

Mark Simmonds

 

Mike Penning

 

Jeremy Wright

 

46

 

Clause  79,  page  38,  line  33,  leave out ‘specified factors’ and insert ‘factors

 

specified by regulations’.

 


 

Mr Stephen O’Brien

 

Anne Milton

 

Mr Andrew Lansley

 

Mark Simmonds

 

Mike Penning

 

Jeremy Wright

 

86

 

Schedule  5,  page  125,  line  33,  leave out ‘omit paragraph (b)’ and insert ‘leave out

 

“CHAI” and insert “Care Quality Commission”.’.


 
 

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Mr Stephen O’Brien

 

Anne Milton

 

Mr Andrew Lansley

 

Mark Simmonds

 

Mike Penning

 

Jeremy Wright

 

87

 

Schedule  5,  page  125,  line  35,  leave out ‘omit paragraph (b)’ and insert ‘leave out

 

“CSCI” and insert “Care Quality Commission”.’.

 

Mr Ben Bradshaw

 

153

 

Parliamentary Star    

Schedule  5,  page  129,  line  30,  at end insert—

 

‘Public Audit (Wales) Act 2004 (c. 23)

 

            

In section 62 of the Public Audit (Wales) Act 2004 (co-operation), for

 

paragraph (c) substitute—

 

“(c)    

the Care Quality Commission,”.

 

            

In section 64 of the Public Audit (Wales) Act 2004 (provision of information

 

by CHAI)—

 

(a)    

in subsection (1), for “The Commission for Healthcare Audit and

 

Inspection” substitute “The Care Quality Commission”,

 

(b)    

in subsection (2), for the words from “section 136” to the end

 

substitute “section 70 of the Health and Social Care Act 2008

 

(disclosure of confidential personal information: offence).”, and

 

(c)    

for subsection (3) substitute—

 

“(3)    

In this section—

 

“English NHS body” has the meaning given by subsection (1) of

 

section 90 of that Act; and

 

“cross-border SHA” means a cross-border Special Health Authority

 

as defined by that subsection.”’.

 

Mr Ben Bradshaw

 

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Schedule  5,  page  129,  line  30,  at end insert—

 

‘Health Act 2006 (c. 28)

 

            

In section 61 of the Health Act 2006 (Commission to exercise Welsh

 

Ministers’ appointment functions), omit “the Commission for Healthcare

 

Audit and Inspection or”.

 

            

In Schedule 5 to the Health Act 2006 (list of statutory bodies referred to in

 

section 58(3))—

 

(a)    

omit the entry for the Commission for Healthcare Audit and

 

Inspection and the entry for the Commission for Social Care

 

Inspection, and

 

(b)    

at the appropriate place insert—

 

“The Care Quality Commission.”’.

 



 
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