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Public Bill Committee: 24th January 2008                

368

 

Planning Bill, continued

 
 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

27

 

Clause  130,  page  60,  line  39,  at end insert—

 

‘(1A)    

The measuring and marking out of land shall not constitute development for the

 

purposes of this section.’.

 


 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr David Jones

 

Richard Benyon

 

James Duddridge

 

Mr David Curry

 

420

 

Clause  132,  page  61,  line  28,  leave out paragraph (a).

 


 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

28

 

Clause  133,  page  61,  line  37,  at end insert ‘provided that 24 hours notice of the

 

intended entry has been given to the occupier of land.’.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

29

 

Clause  133,  page  61,  leave out lines 38 to 40.

 


 

Dan Rogerson

 

Tom Brake

 

405

 

Clause  134,  page  62,  line  16,  leave out ‘a reasonable period’ and insert ‘14 days’,

 


 

Dan Rogerson

 

Tom Brake

 

406

 

Page  63,  line  1,  leave out Clause 136.

 



 
 

Public Bill Committee: 24th January 2008                

369

 

Planning Bill, continued

 
 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr David Jones

 

Richard Benyon

 

James Duddridge

 

Mr David Curry

 

421

 

Clause  143,  page  66,  line  8,  at end insert—

 

‘(za)    

in subsection (1) delete the words “interested in land in the area of a local

 

planning authority”;’.

 


 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr David Jones

 

Richard Benyon

 

James Duddridge

 

Mr David Curry

 

427

 

Clause  146,  page  70,  line  13,  at end insert—

 

‘(6A)    

After section 37 insert—

 

“37A  

Primacy of national policy statements

 

National policy statements shall take precedence of all other planning

 

documents or planning guidance.”’.

 


 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr David Jones

 

Richard Benyon

 

James Duddridge

 

Mr David Curry

 

422

 

Clause  150,  page  73,  line  31,  leave out from beginning to end of line 15 on page 74.

 

Dan Rogerson

 

Tom Brake

 

407

 

Clause  150,  page  74,  line  10,  at end insert—

 

‘(h)    

about the fee to be payable to the local planning authority.’.


 
 

Public Bill Committee: 24th January 2008                

370

 

Planning Bill, continued

 
 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr David Jones

 

Richard Benyon

 

James Duddridge

 

Mr David Curry

 

428

 

Clause  150,  page  74,  line  15,  at end insert—

 

‘(7)    

A local planning authority may arrange for the discharge of their functions under

 

this section by a panel of elected members drawn from other local planning

 

authorities.’.

 


 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr David Jones

 

Richard Benyon

 

James Duddridge

 

Mr David Curry

 

423

 

Clause  151,  page  76,  line  45,  leave out from beginning to end of line 27 on page 77.

 


 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr David Jones

 

Richard Benyon

 

James Duddridge

 

Mr David Curry

 

415

 

Clause  155,  page  83,  line  20,  after second ‘development’, insert ‘within the

 

curtilage of a dwellinghouse’.

 


 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

30

 

Clause  156,  page  83,  line  33,  after ‘may’, insert ‘on the request of a person

 

interested in any of the land to which the permission relates’.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

31

 

Clause  156,  page  83,  line  34,  leave out ‘relating to land in their area’ and insert ‘for

 

which they are the local planning authority’.


 
 

Public Bill Committee: 24th January 2008                

371

 

Planning Bill, continued

 
 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

32

 

Clause  156,  page  83,  line  34,  leave out ‘they are satisfied that’.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

33

 

Clause  156,  page  83,  line  36,  leave out ‘a local planning authority must have’.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

34

 

Clause  156,  page  83,  line  37,  after ‘regard’, insert ‘must be had’.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr David Jones

 

Richard Benyon

 

James Duddridge

 

Mr David Curry

 

35

 

Clause  156,  page  83,  line  40,  leave out from beginning to end of line 1 on page 84.

 


 

Alun Michael

 

439

 

Parliamentary Star    

Clause  157,  page  87,  line  24,  at end insert—

 

‘(7A)    

In section 210 (penalties for non-compliance with tree preservation order)—

 

(a)    

for subsection (1) substitute—

 

“(1)    

If any person contravenes tree preservation regulations, he shall

 

be guilty of an offence.

 

(1A)    

In proceedings for an offence under this section, it shall be a

 

defence to prove the following matters—

 

(a)    

that works to the tree were urgently necessary in the

 

interests of safety or health or for the preservation of the

 

tree;

 

(b)    

that it was not practicable to secure safety or health or,

 

as the case may be, the preservation of the tree by other

 

means;

 

(c)    

that the works carried out were limited to the minimum

 

measures immediately necessary; and

 

(d)    

that notice in writing justifying in detail the carrying out

 

of the works was given to the local planning authority as

 

soon as reasonably practicable.”, and

 

(b)    

omit subsection (4).’.

 



 
 

Public Bill Committee: 24th January 2008                

372

 

Planning Bill, continued

 
 

Alun Michael

 

440

 

Parliamentary Star    

Schedule  3,  page  121,  line  16,  leave out sub-sub-paragraph (a).

 

Alun Michael

 

441

 

Parliamentary Star    

Schedule  3,  page  121,  line  26,  at end insert ‘, and

 

(c)    

in the side-note and the heading above the section for “in conservation

 

areas” substitute “not subject to tree preservation order”.’.

 

Alun Michael

 

442

 

Parliamentary Star    

Schedule  3,  page  121,  line  32,  leave out paragraph 10 and insert—

 

‘10      

In section 213 (duty to plant replacement tree in conservation area)—

 

(a)    

for the words from “at a time” to the end of the paragraph

 

substitute “at a prescribed time”, and

 

(b)    

in the side-note, for the words after “controls”, substitute

 

“under section 211”.’.

 


 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr David Jones

 

Richard Benyon

 

James Duddridge

 

Mr David Curry

 

36

 

Page  88,  line  6,  leave out Clause 160.

 


 

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.

 



 
 

Public Bill Committee: 24th January 2008                

373

 

Planning Bill, continued

 
 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr David Jones

 

Richard Benyon

 

James Duddridge

 

Mr David Curry

 

425

 

Clause  162,  page  91,  line  40,  after ‘(2)’, insert ‘Except for an appeal under section

 

78 of this Act or section 20 of the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas)

 

Act 1990 against the failure of a local planning authority to take a planning decision,’.

 


 

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.

 


 

Mr Clive Betts

 

437

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

Clause  164,  page  93,  line  12,  leave out ‘which authority’ and insert ‘that the local

 

planning authority (within the meaning of Part 1 of the Town and Country Planning Act

 

1990)’.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

37

 

Clause  164,  page  93,  line  17,  leave out from ‘London’ to end of line 18.

 

Mr Clive Betts

 

438

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

Clause  164,  page  93,  line  19,  leave out subsection (3).

 


 

Mr Clive Betts

 

444

 

Parliamentary Star    

Clause  165,  page  93,  line  33,  at end insert—

 

‘(d)    

CIL is not payable by incorporated companies whose primary purpose is

 

the provision and operation of infrastructure and whose profits are

 

applied solely for that purpose.’.

 



 
 

Public Bill Committee: 24th January 2008                

374

 

Planning Bill, continued

 
 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

38

 

Clause  166,  page  94,  leave out lines 22 to 24.

 


 

Mr Clive Betts

 

443

 

Parliamentary Star    

Clause  167,  page  94,  line  35,  after ‘specify’, insert ‘that charging authorities are to

 

determine’.

 


 

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

 

39

 

Clause  179,  page  101,  line  1,  after ‘section’, insert ‘1(4), 47(1)’.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

46

 

Clause  179,  page  101,  line  1,  after ‘section’, insert ‘1(4),’.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Robert Neill

 

47

 

Clause  179,  page  101,  line  1,  after ‘section’, insert ‘47(1),’.

 


 

John Healey

 

153

 

Clause  182,  page  101,  line  20,  at end insert—

 

‘“alteration”, in relation to an airport, must be read in accordance with

 

section 19(5);’.

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This drafting amendment is needed in consequence of amendment 125.


 
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