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Notices of Amendments


given on


Tuesday 29th January 2008


Public Bill Committee


Energy Bill



Smart meters


Charles Hendry


Mr John Baron




To move the following Clause:—



The Secretary of State shall make regulations which require smart meters to be


installed for gas and electricity in all homes by the end of a specified period of ten


years from the date on which the regulations are made.



In this section a “smart meter” means a gas or electricity meter with two-way


communication capabilities including communication capability to a display


which illutstrates household usage and cost per unit consumed.



Regulations made under this section must be made within a period of 12 months


beginning on the date on which this Act is passed.’.


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