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Schedule 1 — Children looked after by local authorities: supplementary and consequential provisions

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5          

In paragraph 21(5) of that Schedule (liability to contribute towards

maintenance of looked after child) for “allowed by the authority (under

section 23(5)) to live with” substitute “living with, under arrangements

made by the authority in accordance with section 22C,”.

6          

In paragraph 9 of Schedule 8 (accommodation of children during school

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holidays) in the second sentence of sub-paragraph (1) for “an appropriate

children’s home” substitute “a children’s home in respect of which a person

is registered under Part 2 of the Care Standards Act 2000”.

7          

In paragraph 2(1) of Schedule 9A (exemption of certain establishments from

Part 10A), in paragraph (a) for “an appropriate children’s home” substitute

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“a children’s home in respect of which a person is registered under Part 2 of

the Care Standards Act 2000”.

Criminal Justice Act 1991 (c. 53)

8     (1)  

Section 61 of the Criminal Justice Act 1991 (provision by local authorities of

secure accommodation) is amended as follows.

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      (2)  

In subsection (2) for “an appropriate children’s home” substitute “a

children’s home in respect of which a person is registered under Part 2 of the

Care Standards Act 2000”.

      (3)  

In subsection (5) omit the words from “and” to the end.

Children (Scotland) Act 1995 (c. 36)

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9          

In section 26 of the Children (Scotland) Act 1995 (manner in which

accommodation is to be provided) for subsection (2)(b)(i) substitute—

“(i)   

a local authority in England and Wales could place

the child in a placement falling within section

22C(6)(c) of the Children Act 1989;”.

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Powers of Criminal Courts (Sentencing) Act 2000 (c. 6)

10         

In paragraph 5A(3) of Schedule 6 to the Powers of Criminal Courts

(Sentencing) Act 2000 (requirement in supervision order to live with local

authority foster parent for specified period) for “23(2)(a)” substitute “22C”.

Care Standards Act 2000 (c. 14)

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11         

In section 22 of the Care Standards Act 2000 (regulation of establishments

and agencies), in subsection (2)(e), for “23(2)(a)” substitute “22C”.

12         

In section 31 of that Act (inspection of establishments and agencies by

authorised persons), in subsection (3)(b), for “23(2)(a)” substitute “22C”.

13         

In section 43(1) (local authority services: meaning of “relevant adoption

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functions” and “relevant fostering functions” for paragraph (b) substitute—

“(b)   

“relevant fostering functions” means functions under section

22C of the 1989 Act in connection with placements with local

authority foster parents or regulations under paragraph

12E(a), (b), (d) or (e) or 12F.”

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Adoption and Children Act 2002 (c. 38)

14         

In Schedule 6 to the Adoption and Children Act 2002 (glossary giving certain

expressions used in that Act the meaning given by the Children Act 1989

(c. 41)), in the entry relating to “local authority foster parent” for “23(3)”

substitute “22C(12)”.

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Sexual Offences Act 2003 (c. 42)

15         

In section 21 of the Sexual Offences Act 2003 (positions of trust) in subsection

(3)(a) for “under section 23(2)” substitute “in accordance with section

22C(6)”.

16         

In section 27 of that Act (family relationships) in subsection (5)(c) for sub-

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paragraph (i) substitute “—

(i)   

he is a person with whom the child has been placed

under section 22C of the Children Act 1989 in a

placement falling within subsection (6)(a) or (b) of

that section (placement with local authority foster

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parent),

(ia)   

he is a person with whom the child has been placed

under section 59(1)(a) of that Act (placement by

voluntary organisation),”.

Children Act 2004 (c. 31)

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17         

In section 49(1)(a) of the Children Act 2004 (payments to local authority

foster parents) for “23(2)(a)” substitute “22C”.

Income Tax (Trading and Other Income) Act 2005 (c. 5)

18    (1)  

Section 806 of the Income Tax (Trading and Other Income) Act 2005

(meaning of providing foster care) is amended as follows.

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      (2)  

In subsection (3)(a) for “23(2)(a)” substitute “22C”.

      (3)  

In subsection (5)—

(a)   

after paragraph (c) omit “and”; and

(b)   

after paragraph (d) insert “; and

(e)   

an individual with whom the child is placed under a

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placement falling within section 22C(6)(d) of the

Children Act 1989.”

Childcare Act 2006 (c. 21)

19    (1)  

Section 18 of the Childcare Act 2006 (meaning of childcare) is amended as

follows.

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      (2)  

For subsection (5)(a)(i) substitute—

“(i)   

a children’s home in respect of which a person is

registered under Part 2 of the Care Standards Act

2000,”.

      (3)  

In subsection (8)—

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(a)   

in paragraph (a) omit ““appropriate children’s home”,”; and

 

 

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(b)   

in paragraph (b) after ““care home”,” insert ““children’s home”,”.

Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act 2006 (c. 47)

20         

In section 53(7)(a) of the Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act 2006

(meaning of foster parent) omit “of section 23(2)(a)”.

Criminal Justice and Immigration Act 2008

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21         

In paragraph 18(3) of Schedule 1 to the Criminal Justice and Immigration Act

2008 (fostering requirements in youth rehabilitation orders) for “23(2)(a)”

substitute “22C”.

Schedule 2

Section 39

 

Minor and supplementary amendments to the 1989 Act

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1          

The 1989 Act is amended in accordance with this Schedule.

2          

In section 17(4) for “Secretary of State” substitute “appropriate national

authority”.

3          

In section 17A(1) for “Secretary of State” substitute “appropriate national

authority”.

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4          

In section 17B(1) for “Secretary of State” substitute “appropriate national

authority”.

5          

In section 21(3), after “Secretary of State” insert “, the Welsh Ministers”.

6          

In section 22(7)—

(a)   

for “Secretary of State” substitute “appropriate national authority”;

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(b)   

for “he” substitute “the appropriate national authority”;

(c)   

for “the authority” substitute “the local authority”.

7     (1)  

Section 23 is amended as follows.

      (2)  

In subsection (2), in paragraphs (a) and (f)(ii) for “Secretary of State”

substitute “appropriate national authority”.

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      (3)  

In subsection (2A)—

(a)   

for the words “the Secretary of State”, in the first place where they

occur, substitute “an appropriate national authority”;

(b)   

for those words in the second place where they occur, substitute

“that national authority”.

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      (4)  

In subsection (5) for “Secretary of State” substitute “appropriate national

authority”.

      (5)  

In subsection (6) for “Secretary of State” substitute “appropriate national

authority”.

8     (1)  

Section 23A is amended as follows.

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      (2)  

In subsection (3) for “Secretary of State” substitute “appropriate national

authority”.

 

 

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      (3)  

In subsection (5)—

(a)   

for “Secretary of State” substitute “appropriate national authority”;

(b)   

for “he” substitute “the appropriate national authority”.

9     (1)  

Section 23B is amended as follows.

      (2)  

In subsection (5) for “Secretary of State” substitute “appropriate national

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authority”.

      (3)  

In subsection (7) for “The authority” substitute “The local authority”.

      (4)  

In subsection (10) for “Secretary of State” substitute “appropriate national

authority”.

10         

In section 23D, in subsections (1) and (2), for “Secretary of State” substitute

10

“appropriate national authority”.

11         

In section 23E(2) for “Secretary of State” substitute “appropriate national

authority”.

12         

In section 24(5)(za) for “Secretary of State” substitute “appropriate national

authority”.

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13         

In section 24B(6) for “Secretary of State” substitute “appropriate national

authority”.

14         

In section 24D, in subsections (1A) and (2), for “Secretary of State” substitute

“appropriate national authority”.

15         

In section 25, in subsections (2) and (7), for “Secretary of State” substitute

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“appropriate national authority”.

16    (1)  

Section 26 is amended as follows.

      (2)  

In subsection (1) for “Secretary of State” substitute “appropriate national

authority”.

      (3)  

In subsection (2D) for “National Assembly for Wales” substitute “Welsh

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Ministers”.

      (4)  

In each of subsections (3A), (3B), (3C), (4A), (5) and (6) for “Secretary of

State” substitute “appropriate national authority”.

17         

In section 26ZB(1) for “Secretary of State” substitute “Welsh Ministers”

18         

In section 26A, in each of subsections (3)(a) and (4), for “Secretary of State”

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substitute “appropriate national authority”.

19         

In section 27(3)(e) for “Secretary of State” substitute “appropriate national

authority”.

20         

In section 29(8)(c) after “Secretary of State” insert “, the Welsh Ministers”.

21    (1)  

Section 30 is amended as follows.

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      (2)  

In subsection (2) for “Secretary of State” substitute “determining authority”.

      (3)  

After subsection (2) insert—

“(2A)   

For the purposes of subsection (2) “the determining authority” is—

(a)   

in a case where all the local authorities concerned are in

Wales, the Welsh Ministers;

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(b)   

in any other case, the Secretary of State.

(2B)   

In a case where—

(a)   

the determining authority is the Secretary of State, and

(b)   

one or more of the local authorities concerned are in Wales,

   

the Secretary of State must consult the Welsh Ministers before

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making a determination for the purposes of subsection (2).”

      (4)  

In subsection (4) for “Secretary of State” substitute “appropriate national

authority”.

22         

After section 30 insert—

“30A    

Meaning of appropriate national authority

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In this Part “the appropriate national authority” means—

(a)   

in relation to England, the Secretary of State; and

(b)   

in relation to Wales, the Welsh Ministers.”

23    (1)  

Section 59 is amended as follows.

      (2)  

In subsection (1A)—

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(a)   

for the words “the Secretary of State”, in the first place where they

occur, substitute “an appropriate national authority”; and

(b)   

for those words in the second place where they occur, substitute

“that national authority”.

      (3)  

In subsection (2) for “Secretary of State” substitute “appropriate national

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authority”. 

      (4)  

In subsection (3) for “Secretary of State” substitute “appropriate national

authority”.

      (5)  

In subsection (4) for “Secretary of State” substitute “appropriate national

authority”.

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      (6)  

After subsection (6) add—

“(7)   

In this Part “appropriate national authority” means—

(a)   

in relation to England, the Secretary of State; and

(b)   

in relation to Wales, the Welsh Ministers.”

24         

In section 62(3) for “Secretary of State” substitute “appropriate national

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authority”.

25    (1)  

Section 104 is amended as follows.

      (2)  

In subsection (2) after “108(2)” insert “or one containing regulations which

fall within subsection (3B) or (3C)”.

      (3)  

Omit subsection (2A).

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      (4)  

For subsection (3) substitute—

“(3A)   

An order under section 4(1B) or 17(4) or regulations which fall within

subsection (3B) or (3C) shall not be made by the Secretary of State

unless a draft of the statutory instrument containing the order or

regulations has been laid before, and approved by a resolution of,

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each House of Parliament.

 

 

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(3B)   

Regulations fall within this subsection if they are the first regulations

to be made by the Secretary of State in the exercise of the power

conferred by section 23C(5B)(b).

(3C)   

Regulations fall within this subsection if they are the first regulations

to be made by the Secretary of State in the exercise of the power

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conferred by paragraph 6(2) of Schedule 2.”

      (5)  

In subsection (4)(c) omit—

(a)   

the word “such”;

(b)   

the words “as the person making it considers expedient”.

26         

After section 104 insert—

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“104A   

Regulations and orders made by the Welsh Ministers under Part 3 etc.

(1)   

Any power of the Welsh Ministers under Part 3, Part 7 or section 86A

to make an order or regulations shall be exercisable by statutory

instrument.

(2)   

Any such statutory instrument, except one made under section 17(4)

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or one containing regulations which fall within subsection (4) or (5),

shall be subject to annulment in pursuance of a resolution of the

National Assembly for Wales.

(3)   

An order under section 17(4) or regulations which fall within

subsection (4) or (5) shall not be made by the Welsh Ministers unless

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a draft of the statutory instrument containing the order or

regulations has been laid before and approved by a resolution of the

National Assembly for Wales.

(4)   

Regulations fall within this subsection if they are the first regulations

to be made by the Welsh Ministers in the exercise of the power

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conferred by section 23C(5B)(b).

(5)   

Regulations fall within this subsection if they are the first regulations

to be made by the Welsh Ministers in the exercise of the power

conferred by paragraph 6(2) of Schedule 2.”

27    (1)  

Schedule 2 is amended as follows.

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      (2)  

In paragraph 17(7) for “Secretary of State” substitute “appropriate national

authority”.

      (3)  

In paragraph 19B, in sub-paragraphs (3) and (7), for “Secretary of State”

substitute “appropriate national authority”.

      (4)  

In paragraph 20(1)(a) for “Secretary of State” substitute “appropriate

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national authority”.

      (5)  

In paragraph 25—

(a)   

for “Secretary of State” substitute “appropriate national authority”;

(b)   

for “they” substitute “a local authority”.

28         

In paragraph 7 of Schedule 5 for “Secretary of State” substitute “appropriate

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national authority”.

 

 

 
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