Amendments proposed to the Health and Social Care Bill - continued House of Commons

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Mr Paul Burstow
Dr Peter Brand

48

Clause     10,     page     8,     line     16,     leave out 'trust' and insert 'trusts'.

   

Mr Paul Burstow
Dr Peter Brand

81

Clause     10,     page     8,     line     17,     leave out 'patients' views' and insert 'the views of patients, carers, and the wider community'.

   

Mr Paul Burstow
Dr Peter Brand

49

Clause     10,     page     8,     line     18,     leave out 'trust' and insert 'overview and scrutiny committee and relevant trusts'.

   

Mr Paul Burstow
Dr Peter Brand

50

Clause     10,     page     8,     line     20,     leave out 'trust' and insert 'overview and scrutiny committee and relevant trusts'.

   

Mr John Denham

190

Clause     10,     page     8,     line     22,     at end insert—

    '(da) in prescribed circumstances, to perform any prescribed function of the trust with respect to the provision of a service affording assistance to patients and their families;'.

   

Dr Liam Fox
Mr Philip Hammond

249

Clause     10,     page     8,     line     22,     at end insert—

    '( ) to belong to and cooperate with any body established by regulation to represent at national level the Patients' Forums created under subsection (1) above'.

   

Mr John Denham

191

Clause     10,     page     8,     line     23,     leave out 'by regulations made by the Secretary of State'.

   

Mr Paul Burstow
Dr Peter Brand

28

Clause     10,     page     8,     line     24,     at end insert—

    '(f) to ascertain whether the trust has practised any form of discrimination by reason of age.'.

   

Mr Paul Burstow
Dr Peter Brand

29

Clause     10,     page     8,     line     24,     at end insert—

    '(f) to provide advice, and make reports and recommendations, about matters relating to those services, including patients' views on those services, to the Association of Patients' Forums, established under section (Association of Patients' Forums).'

   

Mr Paul Burstow
Dr Peter Brand

51

Clause     10,     page     8,     line     25,     leave out 'A Patients' Forum for a' and insert 'In respect of'.

   

Mr Paul Burstow
Dr Peter Brand

52

Clause     10,     page     8,     line     25,     leave out 'Trust' and insert 'Trusts a Patients' Forum'.

   

Mr John Denham

192

Clause     10,     page     8,     line     33,     at end insert 'and the trust'.

   

Mr Paul Burstow
Dr Peter Brand

53

Clause     10,     page     8,     line     33,     after 'Authority', insert 'and overview and scrutiny committee'.

   

Mr John Denham

193

Clause     10,     page     8,     line     35,     at end insert 'and the trust'.

   

Mr Paul Burstow
Dr Peter Brand

54

Clause     10,     page     8,     line     35,     after 'Authority', insert 'and overview and scrutiny committee'.

   

Mr Paul Burstow
Dr Peter Brand

82

Clause     10,     page     8,     line     39,     at end insert ', carers, and the wider community'.

   

Mr John Denham

194

Clause     10,     page     8,     line     41,     leave out '(within the meaning of the 1977 Act)'.

   

Mr John Denham

195

Clause     10,     page     8,     line     43,     leave out from 'of' to ', and' in line 44 and insert 'section 31 arrangements in relation to the exercise of health-related functions of a local authority'.

   

Mr John Denham

196

Clause     10,     page     9,     line     1,     leave out 'in pursuance of such' and insert '(and not as part of the health service in England) in pursuance of section 31'.

   

Mr John Denham

197

Clause     10,     page     9,     line     3,     leave out 'subsections (2) and (3)' and insert 'this section—

    "the health service" has the same meaning as in the 1977 Act;

    "patient" includes (as well as a patient within the meaning of that Act) a person who receives services provided in pursuance of section 31 arrangements in relation to the exercise of health-related functions of a local authority;

    "prescribed" means prescribed by regulations made by the Secretary of State;'.

   

Mr Paul Burstow
Dr Peter Brand

55

Clause     10,     page     9,     line     4,     leave out 'for' and insert 'duties in respect of'.

   

Mr John Denham

198

Clause     10,     page     9,     line     5,     at end insert—

    ' "section 31 arrangements" means arrangements under regulations under section 31 of the Health Act 1999 (arrangements between NHS bodies and local authorities).'.


   

Dr Liam Fox
Mr Philip Hammond

250

Clause     11,     page     9,     line     6,     leave out subsection (1) and insert—

    '(1) Authorised members of a Patients' Forum shall be permitted (subject to subsection 2 below) to enter and inspect, for the purposes of any of the Patients' Forum's functions, premises owned or controlled by—

    (a) a Health Authority, or

    (b) a Primary Care Trust, or

    (c) an NHS Trust, or

    (d) a person providing services under Part II of the 1977 Act or under arrangements under section 28C of that Act.'.

   

Mr Paul Burstow
Dr Peter Brand

83

Clause     11,     page     9,     line     6,     leave out 'may' and insert 'shall'.

   

Mr Paul Burstow
Dr Peter Brand

84

Clause     11,     page     9,     line     13,     after 'inspect', insert 'by arrangement and unannounced'.

   

Dr Liam Fox
Mr Philip Hammond

251

Clause     11,     page     9,     line     15,     after 'The', insert 'Secretary of State shall make regulations in relation to the powers granted under subsection (1) above, and the'.

   

Mr Paul Burstow
Dr Peter Brand

238

Clause     11,     page     9,     line     16,     leave out 'cases and' and insert 'exceptional cases or exceptional'.

   

Mr Paul Burstow
Dr Peter Brand

239

Clause     11,     page     9,     line     16,     after 'is', insert 'not'.

   

Dr Liam Fox
Mr Philip Hammond

252

Clause     11,     page     9,     line     17,     at end add—

    '(3) The Secretary of State shall make regulations providing for—

    (a) publication of a report of any inspection carried out under this section;

    (b) submission of any such report to the body controlling the premises inspected; and

    (c) publication of a response from the body controlling the premises inspected.'.


   

Mr Paul Burstow
Dr Peter Brand

42

Clause     12,     page     9,     line     21,     leave out 'trust' and insert 'trusts'.

   

Mr Paul Burstow
Dr Peter Brand

43

Clause     12,     page     9,     line     21,     leave out 'for which it is established' and insert 'it covers and the establishing local authority'.

   

Mr Paul Burstow
Dr Peter Brand

85

Clause     12,     page     9,     line     21,     after 'established', insert ', the overview and scrutiny committee, the ILAF, the Health Authority,'.

   

Mr Paul Burstow
Dr Peter Brand

86

Clause     12,     page     9,     line     22,     at end insert—

    '(1A) Every Patients' Forum shall also—

    (a) prepare reports on matters arising from premises visited within 60 days and send the same to the relevant Trust, overview and scrutiny committee, ILAF, and Health Authority, which bodies shall be required to respond; and

    (b) have the right to refer any matters to the Secretary of State for action in the event that it is dissatisfied with the response from the above bodies'.

   

Dr Liam Fox
Mr Philip Hammond

253

Clause     12,     page     9,     line     25,     at end add—

    '(3) A report prepared under this section shall be published in such form as the Secretary of State shall direct within 28 days of the date on which it is submitted to him.'.


   

Dr Liam Fox
Mr Philip Hammond

255

Clause     13,     page     9,     line     26,     at beginning insert—

    '( ) The Secretary of State shall by regulations make provision for—

    (a) the funding of Patients' Forums and the provision of premises, other facilities and staff; and

    (b) the payment of travelling and other allowances to members of a Patients' Forum or of a committee of a Forum (including attendance allowances or compensation for loss of remunerative time)'.

   

Dr Liam Fox
Mr Philip Hammond

254

Clause     13,     page     9,     line     26,     after '(1)', insert 'Before the commencement of section 14 of this Act,'.

   

Mr Paul Burstow
Dr Peter Brand

87

Clause     13,     page     9,     line     26,     leave out 'may' and insert 'shall'.

   

Mr Paul Burstow
Dr Peter Brand

56

Clause     13,     page     9,     line     26,     leave out 'by regulations make further provision' and insert 'issue guidance to local authorities'.

 
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