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House of Commons

 
 

Tuesday 27 January 2009

 

Public Bill Committee

 

New Amendments handed in are marked thus Parliamentary Star

 

Parliamentary Star - whiteAmendments which will comply with the required notice period at their next appearance

 

Business Rate Supplements Bill


 

Note

 

The amendments have been arranged in accordance with the Order of the

 

Committee [20 January].

 


 

Dan Rogerson

 

Lorely Burt

 

1

 

Clause  1,  page  1,  line  7,  leave out ‘is’ and insert ‘and the majority of the affected

 

business community are’.

 


 

Robert Neill

 

Mr Philip Dunne

 

Mr Brian Binley

 

Mr Mark Field

 

Mr Lee Scott

 

 

22

 

Clause  2,  page  1,  leave out lines 17 to 20.


 
 

Public Bill Committee: 27 January 2009                  

26

 

Business Rate Supplements Bill, continued

 
 

Robert Neill

 

Mr Philip Dunne

 

Mr Brian Binley

 

Mr Mark Field

 

Mr Lee Scott

 

 

23

 

Clause  2,  page  2,  leave out lines 1 to 5.

 


 

Robert Neill

 

Mr Philip Dunne

 

Mr Brian Binley

 

Mr Mark Field

 

Mr Lee Scott

 

46

 

Clause  3,  page  2,  line  10,  at end insert ‘, and

 

(c)    

which promotes the economic well-being of its area, including the

 

provision of transport infrastructure and the promotion of employment

 

and employment skills, investment, regeneration, business efficiency and

 

competitiveness.’.

 

Dan Rogerson

 

Lorely Burt

 

2

 

Clause  3,  page  2,  line  18,  at beginning insert ‘primary and secondary’.

 

Dan Rogerson

 

Lorely Burt

 

3

 

Clause  3,  page  2,  line  26,  leave out ‘The Greater London Authority’ and insert ‘A

 

levying authority’.

 

Dan Rogerson

 

Lorely Burt

 

4

 

Clause  3,  page  2,  line  27,  leave out ‘the Greater London Authority’ and insert ‘a

 

levying authority’.

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr Philip Dunne

 

Mr Brian Binley

 

Mr Mark Field

 

Mr Lee Scott

 

 

24

 

Clause  3,  page  2,  leave out lines 44 and 45.

 



 
 

Public Bill Committee: 27 January 2009                  

27

 

Business Rate Supplements Bill, continued

 
 

Robert Neill

 

Mr Philip Dunne

 

Mr Brian Binley

 

Mr Mark Field

 

Mr Lee Scott

 

 

25

 

Clause  4,  page  3,  line  21,  leave out from beginning to second ‘ballot’ and insert ‘a’.

 

Dan Rogerson

 

Lorely Burt

 

5

 

Clause  4,  page  3,  line  21,  leave out ‘where there is to be’.

 

Dan Rogerson

 

Lorely Burt

 

6

 

Clause  4,  page  3,  line  21,  leave out ‘, the ballot’.

 

Dan Rogerson

 

Lorely Burt

 

7

 

Clause  4,  page  3,  line  24,  at end insert—

 

‘(2)    

Subsection (1)(c) does not apply in relation to Crossrail.’.

 


 

Robert Neill

 

Mr Philip Dunne

 

Mr Brian Binley

 

Mr Mark Field

 

Mr Lee Scott

 

 

38

 

Clause  5,  page  3,  line  29,  leave out subsection (2).

 

Dan Rogerson

 

Lorely Burt

 

8

 

Clause  5,  page  3,  line  35,  after ‘office’, insert ‘, and the principal offices of any

 

relevant billing authority,’.

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr Philip Dunne

 

Mr Brian Binley

 

Mr Mark Field

 

Mr Lee Scott

 

 

39

 

Clause  5,  page  3,  line  36,  leave out subsection (4).

 



 
 

Public Bill Committee: 27 January 2009                  

28

 

Business Rate Supplements Bill, continued

 
 

Robert Neill

 

Mr Philip Dunne

 

Mr Brian Binley

 

Mr Mark Field

 

Mr Lee Scott

 

 

35

 

Schedule  1,  page  22,  line  16,  at end insert—

 

‘11A      

A description of the arrangement by which persons paying the BRS shall be

 

represented upon the governing body of any organisation set up for the purpose

 

of delivering the objectives of the BRS, or if, such organisation is not to be set

 

up, how such persons are to be involved in the oversight of the delivery of

 

those objectives.’.

 

Dan Rogerson

 

57

 

Parliamentary Star    

Schedule  1,  page  22,  line  24,  leave out paragraph 14.

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr Philip Dunne

 

Mr Brian Binley

 

Mr Mark Field

 

Mr Lee Scott

 

 

36

 

Schedule  1,  page  22,  line  36,  leave out sub-paragraphs (a) and (b) and insert ‘the

 

arrangements for the ballot’.

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr Philip Dunne

 

Mr Brian Binley

 

Mr Mark Field

 

Mr Lee Scott

 

 

37

 

Schedule  1,  page  22,  line  39,  leave out sub-paragraphs (a) and (b) and insert ‘the

 

result of the ballot’.

 


 

Dan Rogerson

 

Lorely Burt

 

9

 

Clause  6,  page  4,  line  6,  at end insert—

 

‘(d)    

any parish council in the affected area.’.


 
 

Public Bill Committee: 27 January 2009                  

29

 

Business Rate Supplements Bill, continued

 
 

Robert Neill

 

Mr Philip Dunne

 

Mr Brian Binley

 

Mr Mark Field

 

Mr Lee Scott

 

 

26

 

Clause  6,  page  4,  line  21,  leave out ‘think’ and insert ‘consider’.

 


 

Dan Rogerson

 

Lorely Burt

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr Philip Dunne

 

Mr Brian Binley

 

Mr Mark Field

 

Mr Lee Scott

 

 

10

 

Clause  7,  page  4,  line  32,  leave out from ‘BRS’ to end of line 42.

 

Dan Rogerson

 

Lorely Burt

 

11

 

Clause  7,  page  5,  line  8,  at end insert—

 

‘(6)    

This section does not apply to Crossrail.’.

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr Philip Dunne

 

Mr Brian Binley

 

Mr Mark Field

 

Mr Lee Scott

 

 

27

 

Clause  7,  page  5,  line  8,  at end add—

 

‘(6)    

This section does not apply to the Crossrail project promoted by the Greater

 

London Authority.’.

 


 

Dan Rogerson

 

Lorely Burt

 

12

 

Clause  8,  page  5,  line  10,  leave out ‘If a ballot on the imposition of a BRS is held,’.

 



 
 

Public Bill Committee: 27 January 2009                  

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Business Rate Supplements Bill, continued

 
 

Dan Rogerson

 

Lorely Burt

 

13

 

Clause  9,  page  5,  line  25,  leave out ‘may’ and insert ‘must within 90 days of the

 

coming into force of this section’.

 

Dan Rogerson

 

Lorely Burt

 

14

 

Clause  9,  page  5,  line  27,  leave out ‘may’ and insert ‘must’.

 


 

Dan Rogerson

 

Lorely Burt

 

15

 

Clause  10,  page  6,  line  11,  after ‘persons’, insert ‘as specified in section 6(1)’.

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr Philip Dunne

 

Mr Brian Binley

 

Mr Mark Field

 

Mr Lee Scott

 

 

28

 

Clause  10,  page  6,  line  12,  leave out from beginning to second ‘a’ in line 13.

 

Robert Neill

 

Mr Philip Dunne

 

Mr Brian Binley

 

Mr Mark Field

 

Mr Lee Scott

 

 

29

 

Clause  10,  page  6,  line  46,  leave out from ‘BRS’ to end of line 13 on page 7.

 


 

Dan Rogerson

 

47

 

Parliamentary Star    

Clause  11,  page  7,  line  29,  leave out ‘or 45’.

 

Dan Rogerson

 

48

 

Parliamentary Star    

Clause  11,  page  7,  line  34,  leave out ‘But’.

 

Dan Rogerson

 

49

 

Parliamentary Star    

Clause  11,  page  7,  line  35,  leave out from ‘BRS’ to end of line 39.


 
 

Public Bill Committee: 27 January 2009                  

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Business Rate Supplements Bill, continued

 
 

Dan Rogerson

 

50

 

Parliamentary Star    

Clause  11,  page  8,  line  16,  leave out subsection (9).

 


 

Dan Rogerson

 

Lorely Burt

 

16

 

Clause  12,  page  8,  line  21,  leave out ‘prescribed by regulations’ and insert

 

‘specified in subsection (1A).

 

(1A)    

The amount is £50,000.

 

(1B)    

The amount in subsection (1A) may be amended by regulations.’.

 


 

Dan Rogerson

 

51

 

Parliamentary Star    

Clause  13,  page  10,  line  4,  leave out subsection (6).

 

Dan Rogerson

 

52

 

Parliamentary Star    

Clause  13,  page  10,  line  15,  leave out ‘or 45(4A)’.

 


 

Dan Rogerson

 

53

 

Parliamentary Star    

Clause  14,  page  10,  line  28,  leave out from ‘Act’ to end of line 29.

 

Dan Rogerson

 

54

 

Parliamentary Star    

Clause  14,  page  11,  line  6,  leave out subsections (9) and (10).

 


 

Robert Neill

 

Mr Philip Dunne

 

Mr Brian Binley

 

Mr Mark Field

 

Mr Lee Scott

 

 

30

 

Clause  16,  page  11,  line  37,  leave out subsection (1) and insert—

 

‘(1)    

Where a person is, by reference to a hereditament, liable for BID levy in respect

 

of all or part of a financial year in respect of which the person is, in relation to that

 

hereditament, subject to a BRS imposed by the authority, the chargeable amount

 

payable in relation to the BRS shall be offset in accordance with subsection (2).’.


 
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