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Notices of Amendments: 23rd June 2008                  

2694

 

Planning Bill, continued

 
 

Development of plant or machinery by railway undertakers

 

Dan Rogerson

 

Tom Brake

 

NC38

 

To move the following Clause:—

 

‘In Schedule 2, Part 17, Section A.1(c)(i) of The Town and Country Planning

 

(General Permitted Development) Order 1995 after second ‘building’, insert ‘,

 

plant or machinery’.’.

 


 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Mr David Jones

 

300

 

Page  77,  line  7  [Clause  149],  leave out ‘the regional development agency for its

 

region’ and insert ‘a local authority for an area within its region (whether singly or jointly

 

with other local authorities)’.

 

Mr Clive Betts

 

311

 

Page  77  [Clause  149],  leave out lines 10 to 21.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Mr David Jones

 

301

 

Page  77,  line  12  [Clause  149],  leave out ‘the regional development agency for the

 

region’ and insert ‘a local authority for an area within the region (whether singly or jointly

 

with other local authorities)’.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Mr David Jones

 

302

 

Page  77,  line  18  [Clause  149],  leave out ‘the regional development agency for the

 

region’ and insert ‘a local authority for an area within the region (whether singly or jointly

 

with other local authorities)’.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Mr David Jones

 

303

 

Page  77,  line  23  [Clause  149],  leave out ‘regional development agency’ and insert

 

‘local authority’.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Mr David Jones

 

304

 

Page  77,  line  25  [Clause  149],  leave out ‘regional development agency’ and insert

 

‘local authority’.

 

Mr Clive Betts

 

312

 

Page  77  [Clause  149],  leave out lines 29 and 30.


 
 

Notices of Amendments: 23rd June 2008                  

2695

 

Planning Bill, continued

 
 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Mr David Jones

 

305

 

Page  77,  line  31  [Clause  149],  leave out ‘regional development agency’ and insert

 

‘local authority’.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Mr David Jones

 

306

 

Page  77,  line  36  [Clause  149],  leave out ‘regional development agency’ and insert

 

‘local authority’.

 

Mr Clive Betts

 

313

 

Page  77  [Clause  149],  leave out lines 38 to 40.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Mr David Jones

 

307

 

Page  77,  line  39  [Clause  149],  leave out ‘regional development agency’ and insert

 

‘local authority’.

 


 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Mr David Jones

 

308

 

Page  78  [Clause  149],  leave out lines 1 to 28.

 


 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Mr David Jones

 

290

 

Page  84,  line  2  [Clause  155],  at end insert—

 

‘(7)    

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

 

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

 

authorities.’.

 

Mr David Drew

 

2

 

Page  84,  line  37  [Clause  155],  at end insert—

 

‘(2A)    

In section 78 (appeals to the Secretary of State against planning decisions and

 

failure to take such decisions) after subsection (2) insert—

 

“(2A)    

Where a local planning authority approves an application for planning

 

permission and—

 

(a)    

the planning application does not accord with the provisions of

 

the development plan in force in the area in which the land to

 

which the application relates is situated;


 
 

Notices of Amendments: 23rd June 2008                  

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Planning Bill, continued

 
 

(b)    

the planning application is one in which the local authority has

 

an interest as defined in section 316;

 

(c)    

the planning application falls within the definition of “major

 

applications”, as defined by a person appointed by the Secretary

 

of State for that purpose;

 

(d)    

the planning application is accompanied by an Environmental

 

Impact Assessment; or

 

(e)    

the planning officer has recommended refusal of planning

 

permission,

 

    

certain persons as specified in subsection (2B) below may by notice

 

appeal to the Secretary of State.

 

(2B)    

Persons who may by notice appeal to the Secretary of State against the

 

approval of planning permission in the circumstances specified in

 

subsection (2A) above are—

 

(a)    

any persons who have lodged a formal objection to the planning

 

application in writing to the planning authority for the area in

 

which the land to which the application relates is situated;

 

(b)    

other persons at the discretion of a person appointed by the

 

Secretary of State for that purpose.”.

 

(2B)    

In section 79—

 

(a)    

in subsection (2), leave out “either” and after “planning authority” insert

 

“or the applicant (where different from the appellant)”;

 

(b)    

in subsection (6), after “the determination”, insert “(except for appeals as

 

defined in section 78(2A) and where the appellant is as defined in section

 

78(2B))”.’.

 


 

Secretary Hazel Blears

 

190

 

Page  85,  line  2  [Clause  155],  at end insert—

 

‘(za)    

the local planning authority, or a committee or sub-committee of

 

the authority, have decided to determine the application

 

themselves (by virtue of section 75A(6)),’.

 


 

Secretary Hazel Blears

 

191

 

Page  88,  line  22  [Clause  156],  at end insert—

 

‘(za)    

the local planning authority, or a committee or sub-committee of

 

the authority, have decided to determine the application

 

themselves (by virtue of section 193A(6)),’.

 



 
 

Notices of Amendments: 23rd June 2008                  

2697

 

Planning Bill, continued

 
 

Secretary Hazel Blears

 

192

 

Page  92,  line  34  [Clause  158],  at end insert—

 

‘(za)    

the local planning authority, or a committee or sub-committee of

 

the authority, have decided to determine the application

 

themselves (by virtue of section 19A(6)),’.

 


 

Secretary Hazel Blears

 

193

 

Page  93,  line  12,  leave out Clause 159.

 

Mr David Curry

 

329

 

Page  93,  line  34  [Clause  161],  after ‘(3B)’, insert ‘Subject to subsection (3C),’.

 

Mr David Curry

 

323

 

Page  93,  line  36  [Clause  161],  after second ‘development’, insert ‘within the

 

curtilage of a dwelling house’.

 

Secretary Hazel Blears

 

194

 

Page  93,  line  40  [Clause  161],  leave out from ‘order,’ to end of line 4 on page 94

 

and insert—

 

‘(b)    

notice of the revocation, amendment or directions was published in the

 

prescribed manner not less than 12 months or more than the prescribed

 

period before the revocation, amendment or directions (as the case may

 

be) took effect, and

 

(c)    

either—

 

(i)    

the development authorised by the order had not started before

 

the notice was published, or

 

(ii)    

the order includes provision in pursuance of section 61D

 

permitting the development to be completed after the permission

 

is withdrawn.”’.

 


 

Mr David Curry

 

330

 

Page  94,  line  4  [Clause  161],  at end add—

 

‘(3C)    

For the purposes of subsection (3B) the Secretary of State may by order prescribe

 

the development orders, or the classes of development described as permitted

 

development in those orders, to which that subsection applies.’.

 

Secretary Hazel Blears

 

195

 

Page  94,  line  24  [Clause  162],  at end insert—


 
 

Notices of Amendments: 23rd June 2008                  

2698

 

Planning Bill, continued

 
 

‘(5A)    

Subsection (5B) applies in relation to an application under subsection (4) made

 

by or on behalf of a person with an interest in some, but not all, of the land to

 

which the planning permission relates.

 

(5B)    

The application may be made only in respect of so much of the planning

 

permission as affects the land in which the person has an interest.’.

 


 

Secretary Hazel Blears

 

196

 

Page  95,  line  11  [Clause  163],  leave out from ‘(a)’ to end of line 12 and insert ‘omit

 

“for planning permission”.’.

 


 

Secretary Hazel Blears

 

197

 

Page  97,  line  13  [Clause  164],  at end insert—

 

‘(c)    

conditions limiting the duration of the consent.’.

 

Secretary Hazel Blears

 

198

 

Page  97,  line  21  [Clause  164],  at end insert—

 

‘(4A)    

In relation to any tree planted in pursuance of a condition within subsection

 

(4)(a), tree preservation regulations may make provision —

 

(a)    

for the tree preservation order concerned to apply to the tree;

 

(b)    

authorising the person imposing the condition to specify that the tree

 

preservation order concerned is not to apply to the tree.

 

(4B)    

“The tree preservation order concerned” is the order in force in relation to the tree

 

in respect of which consent is given under tree preservation regulations.’.

 


 

Secretary Hazel Blears

 

199

 

Page  99,  line  19  [Clause  166],  at end insert—

 

‘(2)    

The Welsh Ministers may by order amend Schedule 4 to the Welsh Development

 

Agency Act 1975 for the purpose of authorising the use in accordance with

 

planning permission of land acquired under section 21A of that Act, even if the

 

use involves—

 

(a)    

interference with an interest or right to which paragraph 6 of that

 

Schedule applies, or

 

(b)    

a breach of a restriction as to the user of land arising by virtue of a

 

contract.

 

(3)    

The power to make an order under subsection (2) is exercisable by statutory

 

instrument.

 

(4)    

The power includes—

 

(a)    

power to make different provision for different purposes (including

 

different areas);


 
 

Notices of Amendments: 23rd June 2008                  

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(b)    

power to make incidental, consequential, supplementary, transitional or

 

transitory provision or savings.

 

(5)    

No order may be made under subsection (2) unless a draft of the instrument

 

containing the order has been laid before, and approved by resolution of, the

 

National Assembly for Wales.’.

 


 

new clauses and amendments relating to part 11

 

Community Infrastructure Levy: procedure

 

Secretary Hazel Blears

 

NC33

 

To move the following Clause:—

 

‘(1)    

CIL regulations may include provision about procedures to be followed in

 

connection with CIL.

 

(2)    

In particular, the regulations may make provision about—

 

(a)    

procedures to be followed by a charging authority proposing to begin

 

charging CIL;

 

(b)    

procedures to be followed by a charging authority proposing to stop

 

charging CIL;

 

(c)    

consultation;

 

(d)    

the publication or other treatment of reports;

 

(e)    

timing and methods of publication;

 

(f)    

making documents available for inspection;

 

(g)    

providing copies of documents (with or without charge);

 

(h)    

the form and content of documents;

 

(i)    

giving notice;

 

(j)    

serving notices or other documents;

 

(k)    

examinations to be held in public in the course of setting or revising rates

 

or other criteria or of preparing lists;

 

(l)    

the terms and conditions of appointment of independent persons;

 

(m)    

remuneration and expenses of independent persons (which may be

 

required to be paid by the Secretary of State or by a charging authority);

 

(n)    

other costs in connection with examinations;

 

(o)    

reimbursement of expenditure incurred by the Secretary of State

 

(including provision for enforcement);

 

(p)    

apportionment of costs;

 

(q)    

combining procedures in connection with CIL with procedures for

 

another purpose of a charging authority (including a purpose of that

 

authority in another capacity).

 

(3)    

A provision of this Part conferring express power to make procedural provision

 

in a specified context includes, in particular, power to make provision about the

 

matters specified in subsection (2).


 
 

Notices of Amendments: 23rd June 2008                  

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Planning Bill, continued

 
 

(4)    

Sections 187 to 189 do not apply to this Part (but CIL regulations may make

 

similar provision).’.

 


 

Community Infrastructure Levy: repeals

 

Secretary Hazel Blears

 

NC34

 

To move the following Clause:—

 

‘The following provisions of the Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004

 

(c. 5) shall cease to have effect—

 

(a)    

sections 46 to 48 (planning contribution), and

 

(b)    

paragraph 5 of Schedule 6 (repeal of sections 106 to 106B of the Town

 

and Country Planning Act 1990 (c. 8) (planning obligations)).’.

 


 

Secretary Hazel Blears

 

200

 

Page  107,  line  26  [Clause  175],  leave out from ‘specify’ to end of line 27 and insert

 

‘the authorities which may charge CIL, each of which must be’.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Mr David Jones

 

57

 

Page  107,  line  27  [Clause  175],  leave out ‘In particular’.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Mr David Jones

 

58

 

Page  107,  line  27  [Clause  175],  after ‘may’, insert ‘only’.

 

Secretary Hazel Blears

 

201

 

Page  107,  line  28  [Clause  175],  at end insert ‘or Part 2 of the PCPA 2004),’.

 

Mrs Jacqui Lait

 

Mr David Jones

 

59

 

Page  107  [Clause  175],  leave out lines 32 to 35.

 

Secretary Hazel Blears

 

202

 

Page  107,  line  33  [Clause  175],  at end insert ‘, or’.


 
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