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(b)    

take such other steps as the administrator thinks fit or the authority

 

may require to bring the direction to the attention of other persons

 

likely to be affected by it.

 

Payment of penalties into Consolidated Fund

 

26  (1)  

Where pursuant to any provision made under this Schedule an administrator

 

receives—

 

(a)    

a fixed monetary penalty, a variable monetary penalty or a non-

 

compliance penalty under paragraph 14,

 

(b)    

any interest or other financial penalty for late payment of such a

 

penalty, or

 

(c)    

a sum paid in discharge of liability to a fixed monetary penalty

 

pursuant to paragraph 11(1)(b),

 

            

the administrator must pay it into the relevant Fund.

 

      (2)  

In sub-paragraph (1) “relevant Fund” means—

 

(a)    

in a case where the administrator has functions only in relation to

 

Wales, the Welsh Consolidated Fund,

 

(b)    

in a case where the administrator has functions only in relation to

 

Northern Ireland, the Northern Ireland Consolidated Fund, and

 

(c)    

in any other case, the Consolidated Fund.

 

Part 3

 

Procedures applying to regulations

 

27  (1)  

This paragraph applies in relation to an instrument containing regulations

 

under this Schedule made by a single national authority.

 

      (2)  

Where the instrument contains regulations that—

 

(a)    

are to be made by the Secretary of State, and

 

(b)    

are subject to affirmative resolution procedure,

 

            

the regulations must not be made unless a draft of the statutory instrument

 

containing them has been laid before and approved by a resolution of each

 

House of Parliament.

 

      (3)  

Where the instrument contains regulations that—

 

(a)    

are to be made by a national authority other than the Secretary of State,

 

and

 

(b)    

are subject to affirmative resolution procedure,

 

            

the regulations must not be made unless a draft of the statutory instrument

 

containing them has been laid before and approved by a resolution of the

 

relevant devolved legislature.

 

      (4)  

An instrument containing regulations made by the Secretary of State that are

 

subject to negative resolution procedure is subject to annulment in pursuance

 

of a resolution of either House of Parliament.

 

      (5)  

An instrument containing regulations made by the Welsh Ministers that are

 

subject to negative resolution procedure is subject to annulment in pursuance

 

of a resolution of the National Assembly for Wales.

 

      (6)  

An instrument containing regulations made by the Department of the

 

Environment in Northern Ireland that are subject to negative resolution

 

procedure is subject to negative resolution within the meaning of section 41(6)

 

of the Interpretation Act (Northern Ireland) 1954 (c. 33 (N.I.)) as if it were a

 

statutory instrument within the meaning of that Act.


 
 

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      (7)  

Any provision that may be made by regulations subject to negative resolution

 

procedure may be made by regulations subject to affirmative resolution

 

procedure.

 

Regulations made by two or more national authorities

 

28  (1)  

This paragraph applies in relation to an instrument containing regulations

 

under this Schedule made or to be made by any two or more of—

 

(a)    

the Secretary of State,

 

(b)    

the Welsh Ministers, and

 

(c)    

the Department of the Environment in Northern Ireland.

 

      (2)  

If any of the regulations are subject to affirmative resolution procedure, all of

 

them are subject to that procedure.

 

      (3)  

Sub-paragraphs (2) to (6) of paragraph 27 apply to the instrument as they apply

 

to an instrument containing regulations made by a single national authority.

 

      (4)  

If in accordance with that paragraph—

 

(a)    

either House of Parliament resolves that an address be presented to

 

Her Majesty praying that an instrument containing regulations made

 

by the Secretary of State be annulled, or

 

(b)    

a devolved legislature resolves that an instrument containing

 

regulations made by a national authority be annulled,

 

            

nothing further is to be done under the instrument after the date of the

 

resolution and Her Majesty may by Order in Council revoke the instrument.

 

      (5)  

This is without prejudice to the validity of anything previously done under the

 

instrument or to the making of a new instrument.

 

      (6)  

This paragraph applies in place of provision made by any other enactment

 

about the effect of such a resolution.

 

Hybrid instruments

 

29         

If a draft of an instrument containing regulations under this Schedule would,

 

apart from this paragraph, be treated for the purposes of the standing orders of

 

either House of Parliament as a hybrid instrument, it is to proceed in that House

 

as if it were not such an instrument.’.

 


 

Mr Phil Woolas

 

86

 

Clause  82,  page  38,  line  24,  after ‘schemes)’, insert ‘or Schedule [Charges for

 

single use carrier bags] (charges for single use carrier bags)’.

 

Mr Phil Woolas

 

87

 

Clause  82,  page  38,  line  26,  after ‘Part’, insert ‘or Schedule’.

 


 

Mr Phil Woolas

 

88

 

Clause  83,  page  39,  line  14,  at end add ‘, or


 
 

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( )    

regulations under Schedule [Charges for single use carrier bags] (but see

 

Part 3 of that Schedule).’

 


 

Mr Phil Woolas

 

89

 

Clause  89,  page  40,  line  43,  at end insert—

 

‘“modifications”, in relation to an enactment, includes additions or

 

amendments to, or omissions from, the enactment;’.

 


 

Mr Phil Woolas

 

90

 

Clause  90,  page  41,  line  11,  at end insert—

 

‘“administrator” (in Schedule [Charges for

paragraph 6(1) and (4) of Schedule [Charges

 
 

single use carrier bags])

for single use carrier bags]’.

 
 

Mr Phil Woolas

 

91

 

Clause  90,  page  41,  line  23,  at end insert—

 

‘“civil sanction” (in Schedule [Charges for

paragraph 9(3) of Schedule [Charges for

 
 

single use carrier bags])

single use carrier bags]’.

 
 

Mr Phil Woolas

 

92

 

Clause  90,  page  41,  line  37,  at end insert—

 

‘“discretionary requirement” (in Schedule

paragraph 12(3) of Schedule [Charges for

 
 

[Charges for single use carrier bags])

single use carrier bags]’.

 
 

Mr Phil Woolas

 

93

 

Clause  90,  page  42,  line  11,  at end insert—

 

‘“fixed monetary penalty” (in Schedule

paragraph 10(3) of Schedule [Charges for

 
 

[Charges for single use carrier bags])

single use carrier bags]’.

 
 

Mr Phil Woolas

 

94

 

Clause  90,  page  42,  line  16,  at end insert—

 

‘“modifications”, in relation to an

section 89’.

 
 

enactment

  

 
 

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Mr Phil Woolas

 

95

 

Clause  90,  page  42,  line  24,  at end insert—

 

‘“non-monetary discretionary requirement”

paragraph 12(4) of Schedule [Charges for

 
 

(in Schedule [Charges for single use

single use carrier bags]’.

 
 

carrier bags])

  
 

Mr Phil Woolas

 

96

 

Clause  90,  page  42,  line  30,  at end insert—

 

‘“the relevant national authority” (in

section [Charges for single use carrier

 
 

Schedule [Charges for single use carrier

bags](3)’.

 
 

bags])

  
 

Mr Phil Woolas

 

97

 

Clause  90,  page  42,  line  34,  at end insert—

 

‘“seller” (in Schedule [Charges for single

paragraph 3 of Schedule [Charges for single

 
 

use carrier bags])

use carrier bags]

 
 

“single use carrier bag” (in Schedule

paragraph 5 of Schedule [Charges for single

 
 

[Charges for single use carrier bags])

use carrier bags]

 
 

“specified” (in Schedule [Charges for

paragraph 3(4) of Schedule [Charges for

 
 

single use carrier bags])

single use carrier bags]’.

 
 

Mr Phil Woolas

 

98

 

Clause  90,  page  43,  line  5,  at end insert—

 

‘“variable monetary penalty” (in Schedule

paragraph 12(4) of Schedule [Charges for

 
 

[Charges for single use carrier bags])

single use carrier bags]’.

 
 


 

Mr Phil Woolas

 

99

 

Clause  91,  page  43,  line  11,  leave out ‘in subsection (2)’ and insert ‘below’.

 

Mr Phil Woolas

 

25

 

Clause  91,  page  43,  line  14,  at end insert—

 

‘( )    

section [Collection of household waste] (collection of household

 

waste);’.


 
 

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Mr Phil Woolas

 

100

 

Clause  91,  page  43,  line  16,  at end insert—

 

‘( )    

Section [Charges for single use carrier bags] and Schedule [Charges for single

 

use carrier bags] (charges for single use carrier bags) extend to England and

 

Wales and Northern Ireland only.’.

 


 

Mr Phil Woolas

 

30

 

Clause  93,  page  43,  line  32,  leave out subsection (2).

 


 

Mr Phil Woolas

 

26

 

Title,  line  8,  after ‘produced;’, insert ‘to make provision about the collection of

 

household waste;’.

 

David Maclean

 

42

 

Title,  line  8,  after ‘produced;’, insert ‘to make provisions for the reporting of the impact

 

on biodiversity of carbon offsetting measures;’.

 

Mr Phil Woolas

 

101

 

Title,  line  8,  after ‘produced;’, insert ‘to confer powers to make provision about charging

 

for single use carrier bags;’.

 

 

Order of the House [9th June 2008]

 

That the following provisions shall apply to the Climate Change Bill [Lords]:

 

Committal

 

1.    

The Bill shall be committed to a Public Bill Committee.

 

Proceedings in Public Bill Committee

 

2.    

Proceedings in the Public Bill Committee shall (so far as not previously

 

concluded) be brought to a conclusion on Tuesday 8th July 2008.

 

3.    

The Public Bill Committee shall have leave to sit twice on the first day on

 

which it meets.

 

Consideration and Third Reading

 

4.    

Proceedings on consideration shall (so far as not previously concluded) be

 

brought to a conclusion one hour before the moment of interruption on the

 

day on which those proceedings are commenced.

 

5.    

Proceedings on Third Reading shall (so far as not previously concluded) be

 

brought to a conclusion at the moment of interruption on that day.


 
 

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6.    

Standing Order No. 83B (Programming committees) shall not apply to

 

proceedings on consideration and Third Reading.

 

Other proceedings

 

7.    

Any other proceedings on the Bill (including any proceedings on any

 

messages from the Lords) may be programmed.

 

 

Order of the Committee [24th June 2008]

 

That—

 

(1)  

the Committee shall (in addition to its first meeting at 10.30 a.m. on Tuesday

 

24th June) meet—

 

(a)  

at 4.00 p.m. on Tuesday 24th June;

 

(b)  

at 9.00 a.m. and 1.00 p.m. on Thursday 26th June;

 

(c)  

at 10.30 a.m. and 4.00 p.m. on Tuesday 1st July;

 

(d)  

at 9.00 a.m. and 1.00 p.m. on Thursday 3rd July;

 

(e)  

at 10.30 a.m. and 4.00 p.m. on Tuesday 8th July;

 

(2)  

the proceedings shall be taken in the following order: Clauses 1 to 32;

 

Schedule 1; Clauses 33 to 45; Schedule 2; Clauses 46 to 48; Schedule 3;

 

Clause 49; Schedule 4; Clauses 50 to 69; Schedule 5; Clauses 70 to 74;

 

Schedule 6; Clauses 75 to 80; new Clauses; new Schedules; Clauses 81 to 93;

 

remaining proceedings on the Bill;

 

(3)  

the proceedings shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a

 

conclusion at 7.00 p.m. on Tuesday 8th July.

 


 
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