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Public Bill Committee Proceedings: 18 June 2009            

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Local Democracy, Economic Development and -[ [], continued

 
 

Julia Goldsworthy

 

Dan Rogerson

 

Mr Paul Goodman

 

Mr Stewart Jackson

 

Mr Philip Dunne

 

Not selected  151

 

Page  71,  line  3,  leave out Clause 111.

 

Clause Agreed to.

 


 

Julia Goldsworthy

 

Dan Rogerson

 

Mr Paul Goodman

 

Mr Stewart Jackson

 

Mr Philip Dunne

 

Not selected  152

 

Page  71,  line  16,  leave out Clause 112.

 

Clause Agreed to.

 


 

Julia Goldsworthy

 

Dan Rogerson

 

Mr Paul Goodman

 

Mr Stewart Jackson

 

Mr Philip Dunne

 

Not selected  153

 

Page  72,  line  15,  leave out Clause 113.

 

Clause Agreed to.

 


 

Julia Goldsworthy

 

Dan Rogerson

 

Mr Paul Goodman

 

Mr Stewart Jackson

 

Mr Philip Dunne

 

Not selected  154

 

Page  72,  line  21,  leave out Clause 114.

 

Clause Agreed to.

 



 
 

Public Bill Committee Proceedings: 18 June 2009            

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Local Democracy, Economic Development and -[ [], continued

 
 

Julia Goldsworthy

 

Dan Rogerson

 

Mr Paul Goodman

 

Mr Stewart Jackson

 

Mr Philip Dunne

 

Not selected  155

 

Page  72,  line  34,  leave out Clause 115.

 

Clause Agreed to.

 


 

Julia Goldsworthy

 

Dan Rogerson

 

Mr Paul Goodman

 

Mr Stewart Jackson

 

Mr Philip Dunne

 

Not selected  156

 

Page  73,  line  7,  leave out Clause 116.

 

Clause Agreed to.

 


 

Julia Goldsworthy

 

Dan Rogerson

 

Mr Paul Goodman

 

Mr Stewart Jackson

 

Mr Philip Dunne

 

Not selected  98

 

Page  113,  line  27,  leave out Schedule 6.

 

Schedule Agreed to.

 


 

Julia Goldsworthy

 

Dan Rogerson

 

Mr Paul Goodman

 

Mr Stewart Jackson

 

Mr Philip Dunne

 

Not selected  157

 

Page  73,  line  10,  leave out Clause 117.

 

Clause Agreed to.

 

Clause 118 Agreed to.

 



 
 

Public Bill Committee Proceedings: 18 June 2009            

32

 

Local Democracy, Economic Development and -[ [], continued

 
 

Julia Goldsworthy

 

Dan Rogerson

 

Withdrawn  158

 

Clause  119,  page  74,  line  16,  leave out from beginning to end of line 17 and insert

 

‘parish councils’.

 

Clause Agreed to.

 


 

Julia Goldsworthy

 

Dan Rogerson

 

Withdrawn  159

 

Clause  120,  page  75,  line  18,  leave out from first ‘state’ to end of line 28.

 

Julia Goldsworthy

 

Dan Rogerson

 

Not called  160

 

Clause  120,  page  75,  line  31,  leave out from ‘nature’ to end of line 38.

 

Clause Agreed to.

 


 

Julia Goldsworthy

 

Dan Rogerson

 

Negatived on division  161

 

Clause  121,  page  76,  line  10,  leave out from ‘may’ to end of line 12 and insert

 

‘notify the Secretary of State of their intention to establish a multi-area agreement.’.

 

Julia Goldsworthy

 

Dan Rogerson

 

Not called  162

 

Clause  121,  page  76,  line  19,  leave out ‘request’ and insert ‘notification’.

 

Julia Goldsworthy

 

Dan Rogerson

 

Not called  163

 

Clause  121,  page  76,  line  20,  leave out ‘request’ and insert ‘notification’.

 

Julia Goldsworthy

 

Dan Rogerson

 

Not called  164

 

Clause  121,  page  76,  line  24,  leave out ‘request’ and insert ‘notification’.

 

Clause Agreed to.

 



 
 

Public Bill Committee Proceedings: 18 June 2009            

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Local Democracy, Economic Development and -[ [], continued

 
 

Julia Goldsworthy

 

Dan Rogerson

 

Not called  165

 

Clause  122,  page  76,  line  27,  leave out subsection (1).

 

Julia Goldsworthy

 

Dan Rogerson

 

Not called  166

 

Clause  122,  page  76,  line  36,  leave out subsection (4).

 

Clause Agreed to.

 


 

Julia Goldsworthy

 

Dan Rogerson

 

Not called  92

 

Clause  123,  page  77,  line  2,  leave out from ‘agreement’ to ‘the’ in line 3.

 

Clause Agreed to.

 


 

Julia Goldsworthy

 

Dan Rogerson

 

Not called  93

 

Clause  124,  page  77,  line  26,  leave out ‘Secretary of State approves’ and insert

 

‘local authorities and partner authorities approve’.

 

Julia Goldsworthy

 

Dan Rogerson

 

Not called  94

 

Clause  124,  page  77,  line  28,  leave out subsection (3).

 

Julia Goldsworthy

 

Dan Rogerson

 

Not called  95

 

Clause  124,  page  77,  line  31,  leave out subsection (4).

 

Clause Agreed to.

 


 

Julia Goldsworthy

 

Dan Rogerson

 

Not called  96

 

Clause  125,  page  77,  line  35,  leave out subsection (1).

 

Clause Agreed to.


 
 

Public Bill Committee Proceedings: 18 June 2009            

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Local Democracy, Economic Development and -[ [], continued

 
 

Clauses 126 to 128 Agreed to.

 


 

Julia Goldsworthy

 

Dan Rogerson

 

Not called  97

 

Clause  129,  page  79,  line  12,  leave out paragraph (b).

 

Clause Agreed to.

 

Clauses 130 to 134 Agreed to.

 


 

Mr Paul Goodman

 

Mr Stewart Jackson

 

Mr Phillip Dunne

 

Not selected  168

 

Clause  135,  page  81,  line  28,  at end insert—

 

‘(3)    

In section 114 of that Act after subsection (4) insert—

 

“(4A)    

Regulations made under this section shall include provision that local

 

authorities in making decision on the award of construction contracts

 

may have regard to—

 

(a)    

their functions under section 66 of the Local Democracy,

 

Economic Development and Construction Bill; and

 

(b)    

the desirability of maintaining a diverse range of contractors in

 

the local authority area.”.’.

 

Clause Agreed to.

 

Clauses 136 to 138 Agreed to.

 


 

Dan Rogerson

 

Julia Goldsworthy

 

Negatived on division  169

 

Clause  139,  page  83,  leave out lines 8 to 10.

 

Dan Rogerson

 

Julia Goldsworthy

 

Not called  170

 

Clause  139,  page  83,  leave out lines 14 to 24.

 

Dan Rogerson

 

Julia Goldsworthy

 

Not called  171

 

Clause  139,  page  83,  line  30,  leave out from ‘subsection’ to ‘(3)(a)’.


 
 

Public Bill Committee Proceedings: 18 June 2009            

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Local Democracy, Economic Development and -[ [], continued

 
 

Dan Rogerson

 

Julia Goldsworthy

 

Not called  172

 

Clause  139,  page  83,  leave out line 33 to line 23 on page 84.

 

Clause Agreed to.

 

Clauses 140 to 142 Agreed to.

 

Schedule 7 Agreed to.

 

Clause 143 Agreed to.

 


 

Julia Goldsworthy

 

Dan Rogerson

 

Not selected  44

 

Clause  144,  page  87,  line  3,  leave out ‘Chapters 1 and 2’ and insert ‘Chapter 1’.

 

Julia Goldsworthy

 

Dan Rogerson

 

Not selected  45

 

Clause  144,  page  87,  line  6,  at end insert—

 

‘( )    

Chapter 2 shall not come into force until an Act of Parliament has been

 

passed placing duties on central government departments to make,

 

publicise, and comply with a scheme for handling both paper and

 

electronic petitions.’.

 

Clause Agreed to.

 

Clause 145 Agreed to.

 


 

Mr Paul Goodman

 

Mr Stewart Jackson

 

Mr Philip Dunne

 

Not selected  167

 

Clause  146,  page  88,  line  26,  leave out from ‘the’ and insert ‘Further

 

Centralisation, Regional Strategy (resuscitation) and Construction Act 2009.’.

 

John Healey

 

Agreed to  1

 

Clause  146,  page  88,  line  28,  leave out subsection (2).

 

 

Clause, as amended, Agreed to.

 



 
 

Public Bill Committee Proceedings: 18 June 2009            

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Local Democracy, Economic Development and -[ [], continued

 
 

new clauseS

 

Award of construction projects

 

Ms Sally Keeble

 

Ms Dari Taylor

 

Joan Walley

 

Withdrawn  NC1

 

To move the following Clause:—

 

‘In considering the award of a contract in accordance with the Housing Grant,

 

Construction and Regeneration Act 1996 (c. 53), a local authority may have

 

regard to—

 

(a)    

their functions under section 66 of the Local Democracy, Economic

 

Development and Construction Act 2009 (local authority economic

 

assessment); and

 

(b)    

the desirability of maintaining a diverse range of contractors in its local

 

authority area.’.

 


 

Referendums

 

Graham Stringer

 

Withdrawn  NC2

 

To move the following Clause:—

 

‘(1)    

A principal local authority must provide a facility for the holding of

 

referendums—

 

(a)    

in electronic form, or

 

(b)    

in such other manner as the authority considers appropriate.

 

(2)    

A principal local authority must give reasons for not granting a request to use the

 

facility provided by it under this section for the holding of a referendum.

 

(3)    

A principal local authority must make a scheme (a “referendum scheme”) for the

 

holding of a referendum.

 

(4)    

A referendum scheme must be approved at a meeting of the authority before it

 

comes into force.

 

(5)    

A principal local authority must publish its referendum scheme—

 

(a)    

on its website, and

 

(b)    

in such other manner as the authority considers appropriate for bringing

 

the scheme to the attention of persons who live, work or study in its area.

 

(6)    

A principal local authority may at any time revise its referendum scheme (and

 

subsections (3) and (4) apply in relation to any scheme which is revised under this

 

subsection).

 

(7)    

A principal local authority must comply with its referendum scheme.

 

(8)    

Subject to that, nothing in this Chapter affects the powers or duties of a principal

 

local authority in relation to any referendum held.’.

 



 
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