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Notices of Amendments

 

given up to and including

 

Friday 14th November 2008

 

Consideration of Lords Amendments


 

Energy Bill


 

Lords Amendment No. 42

 

As Amendments to the Lords Amendment:—

 

Alan Simpson

 

Greg Clark

 

Steve Webb

 

Colin Challen

 

Mr John Grogan

 

Lynne Jones

 

(a)

 

Line  11,  leave out ‘may’ and insert ‘shall within 12 months of Royal Assent’.

 

Greg Clark

 

Alan Simpson

 

Steve Webb

 

Lynne Jones

 

Charles Hendry

 

(b)

 

Line  14,  leave out ‘financial incentives’ and insert ‘payment’.

 

Greg Clark

 

Alan Simpson

 

Steve Webb

 

Lynne Jones

 

Charles Hendry

 

(c)

 

Leave out lines 22 to 30 and insert—

 

‘(a)    

provision requiring the holder of a supply licence to make a payment to

 

a small-scale low-carbon generator, or to the authority for onward

 

payment to such a generator, in specified circumstances, for a specified

 

period of time;

 

(b)    

provision specifying the level of payment under paragraph (a) or how

 

such payment is to be calculated;


 
 

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(c)    

provision for the level of payment, in respect of plant newly entering the

 

scheme, under paragraph (a) to decrease year by year in accordance with

 

a formula published, or to be published, by the Secretary of State;’.

 

Greg Clark

 

Alan Simpson

 

Steve Webb

 

Lynne Jones

 

Charles Hendry

 

(d)

 

Line  43,  at end insert—

 

‘(i)    

provision for the level of payment made under paragraph (a) to be

 

different for different sources of energy and technologies as listed in

 

subsection (5);

 

(j)    

provision for the level of payment made under paragraph (a) to be

 

different for different scales of plant up to the specified maximum

 

capacity;

 

(k)    

provision specifying how any costs of connecting to, and of any

 

reinforcement or extension of, the distribution system necessary for the

 

purposes of conveying electricity generated are to be borne.’.

 

Secretary Edward Miliband

 

(g)

 

Parliamentary Star    

Line  64,  leave out ‘3’ and insert ‘5’.

 

Greg Clark

 

Charles Hendry

 

(f)

 

Line  76,  leave out ‘with an electrical capacity of 50 kilowatts or less’.

 


 

Lords Amendment No. 65

 

As an Amendment to the Lords Amendment:—

 

Alan Simpson

 

Greg Clark

 

Steve Webb

 

Colin Challen

 

Mr John Grogan

 

Lynne Jones

 

(a)

 

Line  3,  leave out ‘may’ and insert ‘shall within 12 months of Royal Assent’.

 

 

 

Order of the House [22nd January 2008]

 

That the following provisions shall apply to the Energy Bill:


 
 

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Energy Bill, continued

 
 

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 11th March 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.

 

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

 

consideration of Lords Amendments or on any further messages from the

 

Lords) may be programmed.

 

 

NOTICES WITHDRAWN

 

The following Notices have been withdrawn:

 

Lords Amendment No. 42

 

As an Amendment to the Lords Amendment:—

 

Alan Simpson

 

(e)

 

Line  64,  leave out ‘3’ and insert ‘10’.

 

 


 
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