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House of Commons

 
 

Tuesday 9 November 2010

 

Public Bill Committee

 

Savings Accounts and Health in Pregnancy Grant Bill


 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

20

 

Clause  1,  page  1,  line  6,  at end insert—

 

‘(2A)    

After subsection (1) insert—

 

“(1A)    

A child born on or after 3rd January 2011 in the care of a local authority

 

or similar body is an eligible child, notwithstanding the provisions of

 

section 2(1) and subsections (5A), (5B) and (5C).”’.

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

21

 

Clause  1,  page  1,  line  6,  at end insert—

 

‘(2A)    

After subsection (1) insert—

 

“(1A)    

A child born on or after 3rd January 2011 in receipt of Disability Living

 

Allowance is an eligible child, notwithstanding the provisions of section

 

2(1) and subsections (5A), (5B) and (5C).”’.

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

22

 

Clause  1,  page  1,  line  6,  at end insert—

 

‘(2A)    

After subsection (1) insert—

 

“(1A)    

A child born on or after 3rd January 2011 living in a household which is

 

in the poorest third of households is an eligible child, notwithstanding the

 

provisions of section 2(1) and subsections (5A), (5B) and (5C).

 

(1B)    

The assessment of the threshold for qualification under subsection (1A)

 

must be made by the Chancellor of the Exchequer, taking advice from the

 

Office for National Statistics.”’.


 
 

Public Bill Committee: 9 November 2010                  

24

 

Savings Accounts and Health in Pregnancy Grant Bill, continued

 
 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

27

 

Clause  1,  page  1,  line  8,  leave out ‘3rd January 2011’ and insert ‘a date to be set by

 

regulations made by the Secretary of State by statutory instrument’.

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

2

 

Clause  1,  page  1,  line  8,  leave out ‘2011’ and insert ‘2014’.

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

11

 

Clause  1,  page  1,  line  8,  leave out ‘2011’ and insert ‘2016’.

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

28

 

Clause  1,  page  1,  line  14,  leave out ‘3rd January 2011’ and insert ‘a date to be set

 

by regulations made by the Secretary of State by statutory instrument’.

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

3

 

Clause  1,  page  1,  line  15,  leave out ‘2011’ and insert ‘2014’.

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

12

 

Clause  1,  page  1,  line  15,  leave out ‘2011’ and insert ‘2016’.

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

29

 

Clause  1,  page  1,  line  17,  leave out ‘3rd January 2011’ and insert ‘a date to be set

 

by regulations made by the Secretary of State by statutory instrument’.

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

4

 

Clause  1,  page  1,  line  17,  leave out ‘2011’ and insert ‘2014’.

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

13

 

Clause  1,  page  1,  line  17,  leave out ‘2011’ and insert ‘2016’.

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

30

 

Clause  1,  page  1,  line  18,  leave out ‘3rd April 2011’ and insert ‘a date to be set by

 

regulations made by the Secretary of State by statutory instrument’.


 
 

Public Bill Committee: 9 November 2010                  

25

 

Savings Accounts and Health in Pregnancy Grant Bill , continued

 
 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

5

 

Clause  1,  page  1,  line  18,  leave out ‘2011’ and insert ‘2014’.

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

14

 

Clause  1,  page  1,  line  18,  leave out ‘2011’ and insert ‘2016’.

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

31

 

Clause  1,  page  1,  line  21,  leave out ‘3rd April 2011’ and insert ‘a date to be set by

 

regulations made by the Secretary of State by statutory instrument’.

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

6

 

Clause  1,  page  1,  line  22,  leave out ‘2011’ and insert ‘2014’.

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

15

 

Clause  1,  page  1,  line  22,  leave out ‘2011’ and insert ‘2016’.

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

32

 

Clause  1,  page  2,  line  2,  leave out ‘3rd January 2011’ and insert ‘a date to be set by

 

regulations made by the Secretary of State by statutory instrument’.

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

7

 

Clause  1,  page  2,  line  2,  leave out ‘2011’ and insert ‘2014’.

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

16

 

Clause  1,  page  2,  line  2,  leave out ‘2011’ and insert ‘2016’.

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

33

 

Clause  1,  page  2,  line  4,  leave out ‘3rd January 2011’ and insert ‘a date to be set by

 

regulations made by the Secretary of State by statutory instrument’.

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

8

 

Clause  1,  page  2,  line  4,  leave out ‘2011’ and insert ‘2014’.


 
 

Public Bill Committee: 9 November 2010                  

26

 

Savings Accounts and Health in Pregnancy Grant Bill , continued

 
 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

17

 

Clause  1,  page  2,  line  4,  leave out ‘2011’ and insert ‘2016’.

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

34

 

Clause  1,  page  2,  line  5,  leave out ‘3rd April 2011’ and insert ‘a date to be set by

 

regulations made by the Secretary of State by statutory instrument’.

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

9

 

Clause  1,  page  2,  line  5,  leave out ‘2011’ and insert ‘2014’.

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

18

 

Clause  1,  page  2,  line  5,  leave out ‘2011’ and insert ‘2016’.

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

23

 

Clause  1,  page  2,  line  8,  at end add—

 

‘(5)    

The provisions of this section shall not apply until formal consultation has been

 

undertaken with the Welsh Assembly Government, Scottish Parliament and

 

Northern Ireland Executive.’.

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

25

 

Clause  1,  page  2,  line  8,  at end add—

 

‘(5)    

The Treasury shall undertake by 3 January 2012 a formal review of section 1 of

 

the Savings Accounts and Health in Pregnancy Grant Bill and the Child Trust

 

Funds (Amendment No. 3) Regulations 2010.’.

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

35

 

Clause  1,  page  2,  line  8,  at end add—

 

‘(5)    

Regulations under this section may not be made unless a draft of the instrument

 

has been laid before and approved by a resolution of each House of Parliament.’.

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

36

 

Clause  1,  page  2,  line  8,  at end add—

 

‘(5)    

The provisions of this section shall not come into effect until an equalities impact

 

assessment has been completed by the Treasury.’.


 
 

Public Bill Committee: 9 November 2010                  

27

 

Savings Accounts and Health in Pregnancy Grant Bill , continued

 
 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

24

 

Page  1,  line  1,  leave out Clause 1.

 


 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

38

 

Clause  2,  page  2,  line  10,  at end insert ‘with effect from 1st January 2014’.

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

43

 

Clause  2,  page  2,  line  10,  at end insert—

 

‘(1A)    

The provisions in subsections (2) to (5) come into force with effect from 1st

 

  January 2014.’.

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

37

 

Clause  2,  page  2,  line  21,  at end add—

 

‘(6)    

The provisions of this section shall not come into effect until an equality impact

 

assessment has been completed by the Treasury.’.

 


 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

48

 

Parliamentary Star    

Clause  3,  page  2,  leave out lines 26 and 27 and insert—

 

‘(2)    

A woman is entitled to health in pregnancy grant if she has reached the 12th week

 

of her pregnancy and the child, when born, would be eligible for child benefit.’.

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

50

 

Parliamentary Star    

Clause  3,  page  2,  leave out lines 26 and 27 and insert—

 

‘(2)    

A woman is entitled to health in pregnancy grant if she has reached the 25th week

 

of her pregnancy before 1 January 2011.

 

(2A)    

If a woman reaches the 25th week of her pregnancy on or after 1 January 2011,

 

she shall be eligible to receive a payment of equivalent value to the health in

 

pregnancy grant, paid in monthly instalments.’.

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

52

 

Parliamentary Star    

Clause  3,  page  2,  leave out lines 26 and 27 and insert—

 

‘(2)    

A woman is entitled to health in pregnancy grant if she has reached the 25th week

 

of her pregnancy before 1 January 2011.


 
 

Public Bill Committee: 9 November 2010                  

28

 

Savings Accounts and Health in Pregnancy Grant Bill , continued

 
 

(2A)    

If a woman reaches the 25th week of her pregnancy on or after 1 January 2011,

 

she shall be eligible to receive a payment of equivalent value to the health in

 

pregnancy grant, paid in monthly instalments if the child, when born, would be

 

eligible for child benefit.’.

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

46

 

Parliamentary Star    

Clause  3,  page  2,  line  27,  leave out from ‘reached’ to end of line and insert ‘the

 

12th week of her pregnancy before 1 January 2014.’.

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

44

 

Parliamentary Star    

Clause  3,  page  2,  line  27,  leave out ‘2011’ and insert ‘2014’.

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

49

 

Parliamentary Star    

Clause  3,  page  2,  leave out lines 31 and 32 and insert—

 

‘(2)    

A woman is entitled to health in pregnancy grant if she has reached the 12th week

 

of her pregnancy and the child, when born, would be eligible for child benefit.’.

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

51

 

Parliamentary Star    

Clause  3,  page  2,  leave out lines 31 and 32 and insert—

 

‘(2)    

A woman is entitled to health in pregnancy grant if she has reached the 25th week

 

of her pregnancy before 1 January 2011.

 

(2A)    

If a woman reaches the 25th week of her pregnancy on or after 1 January 2011,

 

she shall be eligible to receive a payment of equivalent value to the health in

 

pregnancy grant, paid in monthly instalments.’.

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

53

 

Parliamentary Star    

Clause  3,  page  2,  leave out lines 31 and 32 and insert—

 

‘(2)    

A woman is entitled to health in pregnancy grant if she has reached the 25th week

 

of her pregnancy before 1 January 2011.

 

(2A)    

If a woman reaches the 25th week of her pregnancy on or after 1 January 2011,

 

she shall be eligible to receive a payment of equivalent value to the health in

 

pregnancy grant, paid in monthly instalments if the child, when born, would be

 

eligible for child benefit.’.

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

47

 

Parliamentary Star    

Clause  3,  page  2,  line  32,  leave out from ‘reached’ to end of line and insert ‘the

 

12th week of her pregnancy before 1 January 2014.’.


 
 

Public Bill Committee: 9 November 2010                  

29

 

Savings Accounts and Health in Pregnancy Grant Bill , continued

 
 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

45

 

Parliamentary Star    

Clause  3,  page  2,  line  32,  leave out ‘2011’ and insert ‘2014’.

 

Kate Green

 

42

 

Clause  3,  page  2,  line  32,  at end add—

 

‘(3)    

The provisions of this section shall not come into effect until the Minister has laid

 

a report of an inquiry into the relationship between the health in pregnancy grant

 

and poor levels of maternal nutrition (including an analysis of possible links to

 

mental illness and educational underachievement), and the overall impact on the

 

cost to the taxpayer, and the House of Commons has come to a Resolution on a

 

Motion in the name of a Minister of the Crown approving the report.

 

(4)    

The report provided for in subsection (3) must be laid before Parliament on or

 

before 30th June 2011.’.

 

Kate Green

 

41

 

Page  2,  line  22,  leave out Clause 3.

 


 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

39

 

Clause  4,  page  2,  line  36,  leave out subsection (2).

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

40

 

Clause  4,  page  2,  line  39,  leave out ‘the rest of this Act’ and insert ‘this Act, apart

 

from section 2’.

 

 

Order of the House [26 OCTOBER 2010]

 

That the following provisions shall apply to the Savings Accounts and Health in

 

Pregnancy Grant Bill:

 

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 Thursday 11 November 2010.

 

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


 
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