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Report Stage Proceedings: 31st March 2008                

314

 

Housing and Regeneration Bill, continued

 
 

Lembit Öpik

 

Andrew George

 

Simon Hughes

 

Not selected  182

 

Page  35,  line  17  [Clause  77],  leave out ‘social housing’ and insert ‘affordable

 

housing’.

 

Lembit Öpik

 

Andrew George

 

Simon Hughes

 

Not called  197

 

Page  35,  line  18  [Clause  77],  leave out ‘social housing’ and insert ‘affordable

 

housing’.

 

Lembit Öpik

 

Andrew George

 

Simon Hughes

 

Not called  183

 

Page  35,  line  25  [Clause  78],  leave out ‘social housing’ and insert ‘affordable

 

housing’.

 

Lembit Öpik

 

Andrew George

 

Simon Hughes

 

Not called  198

 

Page  35,  line  29  [Clause  78],  leave out ‘social housing’ and insert ‘affordable

 

housing’.

 


 

Mr Clive Betts

 

Lembit Öpik

 

Mr Stewart Jackson

 

Grant Shapps

 

Mr Nick Hurd

 

Not called  13

 

Page  36,  line  24  [Clause  80],  at end add—

 

‘(e)    

a local housing authority under sections 1 and 2 of the Housing Act 1985

 

(c. 68), and

 

(f)    

a person controlled by a local housing authority.’.

 

Lembit Öpik

 

Andrew George

 

Simon Hughes

 

Not called  190

 

Page  36,  line  26  [Clause  81],  leave out ‘social housing’ and insert ‘affordable

 

housing’.

 

Mr Stewart Jackson

 

Grant Shapps

 

Mr Nick Hurd

 

Not called  166

 

Page  36,  line  29  [Clause  81],  at end insert ‘or a person controlled by the landlord’.


 
 

Report Stage Proceedings: 31st March 2008                

315

 

Housing and Regeneration Bill, continued

 
 

Mr Stewart Jackson

 

Grant Shapps

 

Mr Nick Hurd

 

Not called  167

 

Page  36,  line  30  [Clause  81],  at end insert ‘or a person controlled by the landlord’.

 

Lembit Öpik

 

Andrew George

 

Simon Hughes

 

Not called  184

 

Page  36,  line  37  [Clause  81],  leave out ‘social housing’ and insert ‘affordable

 

housing’.

 


 

Lembit Öpik

 

Andrew George

 

Simon Hughes

 

Not called  185

 

Page  37,  line  2  [Clause  81],  leave out ‘social housing’ and insert ‘affordable

 

housing’.

 

Lembit Öpik

 

Andrew George

 

Simon Hughes

 

Not called  186

 

Page  37,  line  12  [Clause  82],  leave out ‘social housing’ and insert ‘affordable

 

housing’.

 


 

Mr Stewart Jackson

 

Grant Shapps

 

Mr Nick Hurd

 

Lembit Öpik

 

Andrew George

 

Simon Hughes

 

Not called  160

 

Page  38  [Clause  88],  leave out lines 39 and 40 and insert—

 

‘(1)    

The regulator shall perform its functions in a manner which—

 

(a)    

minimises interference,

 

(b)    

is proportionate, consistent, transparent and accountable,

 

(c)    

complies with any duty of the regulator under section 22 of the

 

Legislative and Regulatory Reform Act 2006 (c. 51) (code of practice),

 

and

 

(d)    

seeks to achieve the following objectives as far as possible.’.

 



 
 

Report Stage Proceedings: 31st March 2008                

316

 

Housing and Regeneration Bill, continued

 
 

Lembit Öpik

 

Andrew George

 

Simon Hughes

 

Not called  187

 

Page  39,  line  1  [Clause  88],  leave out ‘social housing’ and insert ‘affordable

 

housing’.

 

Lembit Öpik

 

Andrew George

 

Simon Hughes

 

Not called  199

 

Page  39,  line  3  [Clause  88],  leave out ‘social housing’ and insert ‘affordable

 

housing’.

 

Mr Clive Betts

 

Lembit Öpik

 

Not called  10

 

Page  39,  line  6  [Clause  88],  after ‘protection’, insert—

 

‘(ba)    

information’.

 

Mr Nick Hurd

 

Not called  139

 

Page  39,  line  6  [Clause  88],  at end insert—

 

‘(3A)    

Pursuit of Objective 2 includes, but is not limited to, protection from the risks to

 

health arising from exposure to electric and magnetic fields with a frequency of

 

between 30 and 300 Hertz.’.

 

Lembit Öpik

 

Andrew George

 

Simon Hughes

 

Not called  200

 

Page  39,  line  7  [Clause  88],  leave out ‘social housing’ and insert ‘affordable

 

housing’.

 

Mr Stewart Jackson

 

Grant Shapps

 

Mr Nick Hurd

 

Not called  168

 

Page  39,  line  9  [Clause  88],  leave out ‘registered’.

 

Lembit Öpik

 

Andrew George

 

Simon Hughes

 

Not called  201

 

Page  39,  line  9  [Clause  88],  leave out ‘social housing’ and insert ‘affordable

 

housing’.

 

Mr Stewart Jackson

 

Grant Shapps

 

Mr Nick Hurd

 

Not called  169

 

Page  39,  line  11  [Clause  88],  leave out ‘registered’.


 
 

Report Stage Proceedings: 31st March 2008                

317

 

Housing and Regeneration Bill, continued

 
 

Lembit Öpik

 

Andrew George

 

Simon Hughes

 

Not called  202

 

Page  39,  line  11  [Clause  88],  leave out ‘social housing’ and insert ‘affordable

 

housing’.

 

Mr Stewart Jackson

 

Grant Shapps

 

Mr Nick Hurd

 

Not called  170

 

Page  39,  line  13  [Clause  88],  leave out ‘registered’.

 

Lembit Öpik

 

Andrew George

 

Simon Hughes

 

Not called  203

 

Page  39,  line  13  [Clause  88],  leave out ‘social housing’ and insert ‘affordable

 

housing’.

 

Lembit Öpik

 

Andrew George

 

Simon Hughes

 

Not called  204

 

Page  39,  line  16  [Clause  88],  leave out ‘social housing’ and insert ‘affordable

 

housing’.

 

Secretary Hazel Blears

 

Agreed to  66

 

Page  39,  line  16  [Clause  88],  at end insert ‘(including by promoting the availability

 

of financial services to registered providers of social housing)’.

 

Mr Stewart Jackson

 

Grant Shapps

 

Mr Nick Hurd

 

Lembit Öpik

 

Andrew George

 

Not called  161

 

Page  39  [Clause  88],  leave out lines 20 to 25.

 

Mr Nick Hurd

 

Not called  140

 

Page  39,  line  29  [Clause  88],  at end insert—

 

‘(15)    

The Secretary of State may add to or amend the regulator’s fundamental

 

objectives as the Secretary of State thinks appropriate.’.

 


 

Mr Nick Hurd

 

Not called  141

 

Page  40,  line  32  [Clause  94],  at end insert ‘; and


 
 

Report Stage Proceedings: 31st March 2008                

318

 

Housing and Regeneration Bill, continued

 
 

(c)    

specify the proportion of housing built within 60 metres, measured in any

 

direction, of an overhead transmission line.’.

 


 

Mr Stewart Jackson

 

Grant Shapps

 

Mr Nick Hurd

 

Not called  171

 

Page  41,  line  5  [Clause  96],  leave out ‘registered providers’ and insert ‘providers

 

of social housing’.

 

Lembit Öpik

 

Andrew George

 

Simon Hughes

 

Not called  234

 

Page  41,  line  29  [Clause  98],  leave out from ‘regulator’ to end of line 35 and

 

insert—

 

‘(a)    

may have regard to information or opinions from any source, including,

 

in particular from—

 

(i)    

tenants,

 

(ii)    

bodies representing tenants, or

 

(iii)    

an ombudsman appointed by virute of section 124, and

 

(b)    

must have regard to information or opinions submitted by local

 

authorities.’.

 


 

Mr Stewart Jackson

 

Grant Shapps

 

Mr Nick Hurd

 

Not called  172

 

Page  44,  line  12  [Clause  108],  leave out ‘registered provider’ and insert ‘provider

 

of social housing.’.

 

Mr Stewart Jackson

 

Grant Shapps

 

Mr Nick Hurd

 

Not called  173

 

Page  44,  line  14  [Clause  108],  leave out ‘registered provider’ and insert ‘provider

 

of social housing.’.

 

Mr Stewart Jackson

 

Grant Shapps

 

Mr Nick Hurd

 

Not called  174

 

Page  44,  line  38  [Clause  109],  leave out ‘registered provider’ and insert ‘provider

 

of social housing,’.


 
 

Report Stage Proceedings: 31st March 2008                

319

 

Housing and Regeneration Bill, continued

 
 

Mr Stewart Jackson

 

Grant Shapps

 

Mr Nick Hurd

 

Not called  146

 

Page  44,  line  40  [Clause  109],  leave out ‘registered provider’ and insert ‘provider

 

of social housing’.

 

Mr Stewart Jackson

 

Grant Shapps

 

Mr Nick Hurd

 

Not called  147

 

Page  44,  line  41  [Clause  109],  leave out ‘registered provider’ and insert ‘provider

 

of social housing’.

 


 

Mr Clive Betts

 

Lembit Öpik

 

Not called  11

 

Page  46,  line  8  [Clause  113],  leave out paragraph (b).

 

Mr Clive Betts

 

Lembit Öpik

 

Not called  12

 

Page  46,  line  22,  leave out Clause 114.

 


 

Secretary Hazel Blears

 

Agreed to  67

 

Page  48,  line  14  [Clause  117],  after ‘principles’, insert—

 

‘(a)    

shall provide for section 97(3) to be disregarded for the purpose of

 

subsection (5)(a), and

 

(b)    

.’.

 


 

Secretary Hazel Blears

 

Agreed to  68

 

Page  51,  line  29  [Clause  127],  leave out ‘non-profit’.

 

Secretary Hazel Blears

 

Agreed to  69

 

Page  51,  line  30  [Clause  127],  at end insert—

 

‘(1A)    

A direction may be given to a profit-making registered provider only in so far as

 

its accounts relate to social housing activities.’.

 



 
 

Report Stage Proceedings: 31st March 2008                

320

 

Housing and Regeneration Bill, continued

 
 

Secretary Hazel Blears

 

Agreed to  70

 

Page  52,  line  14  [Clause  128],  leave out ‘non-profit’.

 

Secretary Hazel Blears

 

Agreed to  71

 

Page  52,  line  25  [Clause  129],  leave out ‘non-profit’.

 


 

Secretary Hazel Blears

 

Agreed to  72

 

Page  55,  line  25  [Clause  136],  at end insert—

 

‘(d)    

section [companies exempt from audit].’.

 

Secretary Hazel Blears

 

Agreed to  73

 

Page  55,  line  28  [Clause  136],  at end insert—

 

‘(c)    

section [exempt companies: extraordinary audit].’.

 


 

Secretary Hazel Blears

 

Agreed to  74

 

Page  56,  line  9  [Clause  138],  leave out ‘non-profit’.

 

Secretary Hazel Blears

 

Agreed to  75

 

Page  56,  line  10  [Clause  138],  leave out ‘non-profit’.

 

Secretary Hazel Blears

 

Agreed to  76

 

Page  56,  line  20,  leave out Clause 139.

 


 

Secretary Hazel Blears

 

Agreed to  77

 

Page  57,  line  27  [Clause  141],  leave out ‘making of an order’ and insert ‘presenting

 

of a petition’

 

Secretary Hazel Blears

 

Agreed to  78

 

Page  57,  line  30  [Clause  141],  at end insert—

 

‘But not the presenting of a petition by the directors or other

  
 

governing body of the registered provider’.

  

 
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