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Notices of Amendments


given on


Wednesday 27 April 2011


For other Amendment(s) see the following page(s) of Supplement to Votes:


1639, 1761, 1835 and 1841-45


Consideration of Bill


Localism Bill, As Amended


Barbara Keeley


Alison Seabeck


Jack Dromey




Page  114,  line  36,  leave out Clause 130.


Barbara Keeley


Alison Seabeck


Jack Dromey




Page  118,  line  19,  leave out Clause 131.


Powers of the Secretary of State


Simon Kirby




To move the following Clause:—



If the Secretary of State thinks that a statutory provision (whenever passed or


made) is creating uncertainty for local authorities in the discharge of their


planning functions or is a matter of public dispute between local planning


authorities and other relevant bodies, the Secretary of State may by order made


by statutory instrument amend, repeal, revoke or disapply that provision.



The power under subsection (1) may by exercised in relation to—



all local authorities,



particular local authorities, or



particular decriptions of local authority.



The power under subsection (1) to amend or disapply a statutory provision


includes power to amend or disapply a statutory provision for a particular period.



In this section “statutory provision” means a provision of an Act.


Notices of Amendments: 27 April 2011                  



Localism Bill, continued



Before making an order under subsection (1) the Secretary of State must





such local authorities



such representatives of local government, and



such other persons (if any), as the Secretary of State considers





The Secretary of State may not make an order under this section unless a draft of


the statutory instrument containing the order has been laid before, and approved


by a resolution of, each House of Parliament.’.



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