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Notices of Amendments: 10th January 2008                

84

 

Planning Bill, continued

 
 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr David Jones

 

Mr Richard Benyon

 

Mr David Curry

 

James Duddridge

 

235

 

Clause  45,  page  21,  line  25,  leave out ‘Commission’ and insert ‘appointed body’.

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

See explanatory statement to amendment 232.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr David Jones

 

Mr Richard Benyon

 

Mr David Curry

 

James Duddridge

 

236

 

Clause  5,  page  3,  line  6,  at end insert ‘contained in an overarching national

 

infrastructure policy framework tying together the national policy statements and creating

 

a strategic framework for sustainable development and any cross national issue.’.

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

Amendment designed to ensure consistency between all National Policy Statements.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr David Jones

 

Mr Richard Benyon

 

Mr David Curry

 

James Duddridge

 

237

 

Page  124,  line  35,  leave out Schedule 5.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr David Jones

 

Mr Richard Benyon

 

Mr David Curry

 

James Duddridge

 

238

 

Page  92,  line  29,  leave out Clauses 163 to 172.

 

Dan Rogerson

 

Tom Brake

 

239

 

Clause  30,  page  15,  line  43,  leave out from ‘England’ to end of line 44.


 
 

Notices of Amendments: 10th January 2008                

85

 

Planning Bill, continued

 
 

Abolition of planning contributions

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr David Jones

 

Mr Richard Benyon

 

Mr David Curry

 

James Duddridge

 

NC5

 

To move the following Clause:—

 

‘Sections 46 (planning contribution), 47 (planning contribution: regulations), 48

 

(planning contribution: Wales) of the Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act

 

2004 are omitted.’.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr David Jones

 

Mr Richard Benyon

 

Mr David Curry

 

James Duddridge

 

240

 

Clause  2,  page  1,  line  10,  leave out ‘Commission may’ and insert ‘Secretary of

 

State may by order’.

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

These provisions require the Code of Conduct to be made by the Secretary of State by order,

 

rather than by the Commission.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr David Jones

 

Mr Richard Benyon

 

Mr David Curry

 

James Duddridge

 

241

 

Clause  2,  page  1,  leave out lines 16 and 17.

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

See explanatory statement to amendment 240.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr David Jones

 

Mr Richard Benyon

 

Mr David Curry

 

James Duddridge

 

242

 

Clause  2,  page  1,  line  2,  leave out ‘Commission’ and insert ‘Secretary of State’.

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

See explanatory statement to amendment 240.


 
 

Notices of Amendments: 10th January 2008                

86

 

Planning Bill, continued

 
 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr David Jones

 

Mr Richard Benyon

 

Mr David Curry

 

James Duddridge

 

243

 

Clause  3,  page  2,  line  11,  at end insert ‘in accordance with the code’.

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

See explanatory statement to amendment 240.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr David Jones

 

Mr Richard Benyon

 

Mr David Curry

 

James Duddridge

 

244

 

Clause  7,  page  4,  line  13,  leave out ‘and (5)’ and insert ‘(4A), (4B) and (5)’.

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This amendment imposes some minimum consultation requirements.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr David Jones

 

Mr Richard Benyon

 

Mr David Curry

 

James Duddridge

 

245

 

Clause  7,  page  4,  line  19,  at end insert—

 

‘(4A)    

The public shall have a minimum of 13 weeks from the publication of notice of

 

the Secretary of State’s intentions to make representations upon the proposal.

 

(4B)    

The draft of the proposal shall be accompanied by an Environmental Report

 

under the Environmental Assessment of Plans and Programmes directive and, if

 

necessary, a draft Appropriate Assessment under the Habitats Directive.’

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

See explanatory statement to amendment 244.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr David Jones

 

Mr Richard Benyon

 

Mr David Curry

 

James Duddridge

 

246

 

Clause  7,  page  4,  line  25,  at end add ‘with or without modifications’.

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This amendment makes clear that the Secretary of State can modify the proposals after

 

consultation.


 
 

Notices of Amendments: 10th January 2008                

87

 

Planning Bill, continued

 
 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr David Jones

 

Mr Richard Benyon

 

Mr David Curry

 

James Duddridge

 

247

 

Clause  7,  page  4,  line  25,  at end add—

 

‘(7)    

The Secretary of State shall give reasons for designating a statement as a national

 

policy statement, including his reasons for not following any representations

 

made.’.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr David Jones

 

Mr Richard Benyon

 

Mr David Curry

 

James Duddridge

 

248

 

Clause  12,  page  6,  line  14,  after ‘day’, insert ‘of publication’.

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This amendment makes the time for bringing a challenge run from the publication of the

 

Secretary of State’s act.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr David Jones

 

Mr Richard Benyon

 

Mr David Curry

 

James Duddridge

 

249

 

Clause  12,  page  6,  line  19,  leave out ‘State complies’ and insert ‘State’s

 

compliance’.

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

See explanatory statement to amendment 248.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr David Jones

 

Mr Richard Benyon

 

Mr David Curry

 

James Duddridge

 

250

 

Clause  12,  page  6,  line  20,  at end insert ‘is published’.

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

See explanatory statement to amendment 248.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr David Jones

 

Mr Richard Benyon

 

Mr David Curry

 

James Duddridge

 

251

 

Clause  12,  page  6,  line  26,  leave out ‘State complies’ and insert ‘State’s

 

compliance’.


 
 

Notices of Amendments: 10th January 2008                

88

 

Planning Bill, continued

 
 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

See explanatory statement to amendment 248.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr David Jones

 

Mr Richard Benyon

 

Mr David Curry

 

James Duddridge

 

252

 

Clause  12,  page  6,  line  27,  at end insert ‘is published’.

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

See explanatory statement to amendment 248.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr David Jones

 

Mr Richard Benyon

 

Mr David Curry

 

James Duddridge

 

253

 

Clause  12,  page  6,  line  33,  at end insert ‘or (if later) published’.

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

See explanatory statement to amendment 248.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr David Jones

 

Mr Richard Benyon

 

Mr David Curry

 

James Duddridge

 

254

 

Clause  12,  page  6,  line  39,  after ‘day’, insert ‘of publication’.

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

See explanatory statement to amendment 248.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr David Jones

 

Mr Richard Benyon

 

Mr David Curry

 

James Duddridge

 

255

 

Clause  27,  page  13,  line  24,  leave out ‘is required’ and insert ‘may be applied for’.

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This amendment allows the promoter of a scheme to choose between applying to the IPC or

 

applying under the existing regimes to the local planning authority or the Secretary of State.


 
 

Notices of Amendments: 10th January 2008                

89

 

Planning Bill, continued

 
 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr David Jones

 

Mr Richard Benyon

 

Mr David Curry

 

James Duddridge

 

256

 

Clause  27,  page  13,  line  30,  leave out ‘is required’ and insert ‘may be applied for’.

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

See explanatory statement to amendment 255.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr David Jones

 

Mr Richard Benyon

 

Mr David Curry

 

James Duddridge

 

257

 

Clause  29,  page  14,  line  30,  leave out ‘is required’ and insert ‘is obtained’.

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

See explanatory statement to amendment 255.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr David Jones

 

Mr Richard Benyon

 

Mr David Curry

 

James Duddridge

 

258

 

Clause  29,  page  15,  line  8,  leave out ‘is required’ and insert ‘is obtained’.

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

See explanatory statement to amendment 255.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr David Jones

 

Mr Richard Benyon

 

Mr David Curry

 

James Duddridge

 

259

 

Clause  29,  page  15,  line  9,  leave out ‘may’ and insert ‘is required to’.

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

See explanatory statement to amendment 255.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr David Jones

 

Mr Richard Benyon

 

Mr David Curry

 

James Duddridge

 

260

 

Clause  30,  page  15,  line  44,  leave out ‘project’ and insert ‘development’.

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This amendment requires the development in the application to be of national significance.


 
 

Notices of Amendments: 10th January 2008                

90

 

Planning Bill, continued

 
 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr David Jones

 

Mr Richard Benyon

 

Mr David Curry

 

James Duddridge

 

261

 

Clause  173,  page  97,  line  20,  leave out ‘35’.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr David Jones

 

Mr Richard Benyon

 

Mr David Curry

 

James Duddridge

 

262

 

Clause  46,  page  21,  line  41,  at end insert—

 

‘(2A)    

The applicant shall pay the recipient’s reasonable costs of complying with the

 

notice.’.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr David Jones

 

Mr Richard Benyon

 

Mr David Curry

 

James Duddridge

 

263

 

Clause  46,  page  22,  line  17,  leave out ‘14’ and insert ‘28’.

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This amendment gives a reasonable time to landowners to respond to requests for information.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr David Jones

 

Mr Richard Benyon

 

Mr David Curry

 

James Duddridge

 

264

 

Clause  50,  page  26,  line  6,  at end insert—

 

‘(7A)    

The publicity of the application shall include, as a minimum, advertising the

 

application for two consecutive weeks in a newspaper circulating in the locality

 

of the application and in the Gazette.’.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr David Jones

 

Mr Richard Benyon

 

Mr David Curry

 

James Duddridge

 

265

 

Clause  50,  page  26,  line  6,  at end insert—

 

‘(7B)    

The application shall be made available for inspection by the public at a

 

reasonably convenient location within the vicinity of the application site and on

 

a website.


 
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