Clauses 281 to 284 agreed to.
Baroness Andrews moved Amendment No. 112C:
Before Schedule 9, insert the following new Schedule
Amendment of enactments: Part 2Public Records Act 1958 (c. 51)
1 In Part 2 of the Table at the end of paragraph 3 of Schedule 1 to the Public Records Act 1958 (bodies whose records are public records) insert at the appropriate place
Parliamentary Commissioner Act 1967 (c. 13)
2 (1) Schedule 2 to the Parliamentary Commissioner Act 1967 (departments etc. subject to investigation) is amended as follows.
House of Commons Disqualification Act 1975 (c. 24)
3 (1) Part 2 of Schedule 1 to the House of Commons Disqualification Act 1975 (bodies of which all members are disqualified) is amended as follows.
Race Relations Act 1976 (c. 74)
4 In paragraph 52 of Part 1 of Schedule 1A to the Race Relations Act 1976 (bodies and other persons subject to general statutory duty) for Housing Corporation substitute Office for Tenants and Social Landlords.
Interpretation Act 1978 (c. 30)
5 In Schedule 1 to the Interpretation Act 1978 (defined expressions) at the appropriate place insert
Registered provider of social housing has the meaning given by section 81(2) of the Housing and Regeneration Act 2008 (and non-profit and profit-making in connection with a provider have the meanings given by section 115 of that Act).
Local Government, Planning and Land Act 1980 (c. 65)
6 In Schedule 16 to the Local Government, Planning and Land Act 1980 (bodes to whom Part X applies) for paragraph 9 substitute
Housing Associations Act 1985 (c. 69)
8 (1) Section 9 (control by Corporation of disposals of land by housing associations) is amended as follows.
(a) for the relevant Corporation, in both places, substitute the relevant regulator, and(b) for paragraphs (a) to (c) substitute(a) if the land is in England, the Regulator of Social Housing, and(b) if the land is in Wales, the Welsh Ministers.
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(a) in the case of dispositions of land in England, the Regulator of Social Housing, and(b) in the case of dispositions of land in Wales, the Welsh Ministers.
Audit Commission Act 1998 (c. 18)
(1) The Commission may promote or undertake studies designed to improve the economy, efficiency and effectiveness of registered providers of social housing.
(2) The Commission may charge fees for promoting or undertaking studies under subsection (1) at the request of the Regulator of Social Housing.
(3) The Commission shall send the Regulator of Social Housing a report on any study under this section.
(a) for the first registered social landlord substitute registered provider of social housing, and(b) for the second registered social landlord substitute registered provider.
(3) In the heading for registered social landlords substitute registered providers of social housing.
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15 In section 49(2A) (disclosure of information) for the words from such information to except where substitute such information in any circumstances unless.
(a) paragraph 8(2)(c) and (ca), and(b) paragraph 8A.
(a) paragraph (a) of the definition of Audit Commission inspection, and(b) paragraph (e) of the definition of national studies functions.Freedom of Information Act 2000 (c. 36)
18 (1) Part 6 of Schedule 1 to the Freedom of Information Act 2000 (public authorities) is amended as follow.
Finance Act 2004 (c. 12)
19 In section 59(1)(h) of the Finance Act 2004 (contractors) for Housing Corporation substitute Regulator of Social Housing.
On Question, amendment agreed to.
Lord Bassam of Brighton: In view of the hour, I suggest that the Committee stand adjourned until Monday at 3.30 pm.
The Deputy Chairman of Committees: The Committee stands adjourned until Monday at 3.30 pm.
The Committee adjourned at 7.48 pm.