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

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Mr John Denham

221

Schedule     3,     page     63,     line     1,     leave out from beginning to end of line 2.

   

Mr Paul Burstow
Dr Peter Brand

36

Schedule     3,     page     63,     line     10,     leave out 'may' and insert 'shall'.

   

Mr Paul Burstow
Dr Peter Brand

37

Schedule     3,     page     63,     line     13,     at end insert—

    '(2A) The regulations must include provision for setting service standards, imposing conditions (including conditions as to qualifications, training and experience) to be satisfied by persons providing LP services, and for National Health Service redress mechanisms to be available in relation to the provision of LP services.'.

   

Mr John Denham

222

Schedule     3,     page     63,     line     19,     leave out 'of a prescribed description' and insert 'determined in accordance with the regulations'.

   

Mr John Denham

223

Schedule     3,     page     63,     line     42,     at end insert—

    ' .—(1) Regulations may provide for the making and recovery, in such manner as may be prescribed, of charges for local pharmaceutical services.

    (2) The regulations may, in particular provide for—

    (a) exemptions from charges;

    (b) the liability to pay charges to be disregarded in prescribed circumstances or for prescribed purposes;

    (c) section 122A of this Act (recovery of certain charges and payments) to apply also in relation to local pharmaceutical services (with or without modification);

    (d) section 122B of this Act (penalties) to apply also in relation to local pharmaceutical services (with or without modification).

    (3) The regulations must secure that the amount charged for any service is the same as the amount that would be charged for that service if it were provided under Part II of this Act.'.


   

Mr John Denham

217

Clause     60,     page     54,     line     7,     at end insert ';

    (h) any other description of persons which appears to the appropriate Ministers to be a description of persons whose profession is regulated by or under a provision of, or made under, an Act of the Scottish Parliament or Northern Ireland legislation and which the appropriate Ministers consider it appropriate to specify.'.


   

Mr John Denham

213

Clause     42,     page     35,     line     29,     at end insert ';

    (i) any other description of persons which appears to the Secretary of State to be a description of persons whose profession is regulated by or under a provision of, or made under, an Act of the Scottish Parliament or Northern Ireland legislation and which the Secretary of State considers it appropriate to specify.'.


   

Mr Paul Burstow
Dr Peter Brand

224

Clause     43,     page     37,     line     4,     leave out from 'State' to end of line 6 and insert 'in liaison with the Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain in accordance with the criteria specified in the Standards for Online Pharmacies.'.

   

Mr John Denham

214

Clause     43,     page     37,     line     6,     at end insert '(whether by the Secretary of State or by another person so specified)'.


   

Mr John Denham

215

Clause     44,     page     37,     line     23,     leave out first 'and'

   

Mr John Denham

216

Clause     44,     page     37,     line     47,     at end insert ';

    (i) any other description of persons which appears to the Scottish Ministers to be a description of persons whose profession is regulated by or under a provision of, or made under, Northern Ireland legislation and which the Scottish Ministers consider it appropriate to specify.'.


   

Sir George Young

258

*Clause     45,     page     38,     line     37,     at end insert—

    '(4A) If following receipt of an application to revoke a designation made by a local authority which is party to the LA delegation arrangements, the relevant authority—

    (a) refuses the application, and the local authority has within two years of the date of its application renewed the application; or

    (b) otherwise fails to revoke the designation,

    the relevant authority shall on the expiry of two years from the date of the original application revoke the designation.'.

   

Sir George Young

261

*Clause     45,     page     39,     line     28,     at end insert—

    '(e) requiring that the governance arrangements, including representation of local authorities on the Care Trust, and the structure and arrangements proposed for delivering services relating to all the functions of the trust and in particular the prescribed health related functions of the local authority will ensure the proper integration of the functions of the prescribed bodies.'.


   

Sir George Young

260

*Clause     46,     page     40,     line     9,     leave out 'any of'.

   

Sir George Young

259

*Clause     46,     page     40,     line     18,     at end insert—

    '( ) Regulations shall make provision—

    (a) prescribing the criteria by which an authority will be deemed to have failed in relation to its functions;

    (b) prescribing arrangements for consultation with the failing body and other relevant interests;

    (c) prescribing the circumstances and procedures to ensure that wherever appropriate the failing body has the opportunity to remedy any failure to properly exercise any of the relevant functions;

    (d) providing for a right of appeal to a court by the failing body as to the law or any finding of fact by the relevant authority against the authority's judgement that a local authority has failed in its provision of relevant services.'.


   

Mr Paul Burstow
Dr Peter Brand

225

Clause     48,     page     43,     line     6,     at end add—

    '(3) The Secretary of State shall make regulations providing that all those involved in community care shall be required to undergo a training course explaining the role and responsibilities of those providing nursing care.

    (4) Before making such regulations the Secretary of State shall consult relevant medical, social and pensioner organisations.'.


   

Mr Paul Burstow
Dr Peter Brand

228

Clause     59,     page     51,     line     10,     leave out 'may' and insert 'shall'.

   

Mr Paul Burstow
Dr Peter Brand

229

Clause     59,     page     51,     line     14,     leave out 'may' and insert 'shall'.

   

Mr Paul Burstow
Dr Peter Brand

230

Clause     59,     page     51,     line     16,     leave out from 'processing' to end of line 19 and insert 'is carried out with the knowledge and consent of the data subject'.

   

Mr Paul Burstow
Dr Peter Brand

231

Clause     59,     page     51,     leave out lines 20 to 25.

   

Mr Paul Burstow
Dr Peter Brand

232

Clause     59,     page     51,     line     42,     after'subsections', insert '(2) and'.

   

Mr Paul Burstow
Dr Peter Brand

233

Clause     59,     page     52,     leave out lines 1 to 6.

   

Mr Paul Burstow
Dr Peter Brand

234

Clause     59,     page     52,     leave out lines 7 to 11.

   

Mr Paul Burstow
Dr Peter Brand

235

Clause     59,     page     52,     line     18,     leave out from 'regulations' to end of line 19.

   

Mr Paul Burstow
Dr Peter Brand

236

Clause     59,     page     53,     line     17,     leave out 'and social care'.


   

Dr Liam Fox
Mr Philip Hammond

63

Clause     61,     page     55,     line     18,     after 'section', insert '16(4) or'.

   

Dr Liam Fox
Mr Philip Hammond

64

Clause     61,     page     55,     line     23,     after 'section', insert '16(4) or'.


   

Mr Paul Burstow
Dr Peter Brand

35

Clause     62,     page     56,     line     13,     at end insert—

    '"discrimination" includes any form of direct or indirect discrimination. Direct discrimination shall be taken to occur when one person is treated less favourably than another. Indirect discrimination shall be taken to occur where an apparently neutral provision, criterion or practice would put persons of a particular age at a particular disadvantage compared with other persons.'.


   

Mr John Denham

205

Schedule     4,     page     64,     line     25,     at end insert—

    '(6A) In section 99 (regulation of financial arrangements), in subsection (1) after paragraph (ba) insert—

          "(bb) Patients' Forums,".'.

   

Mr John Denham

114

Schedule     4,     page     65,     line     8,     leave out sub-paragraph (4).


   

Mr John Denham

115

Schedule     5,     page     66,     column     3,     line     38,     leave out from beginning to end of line 40.

 
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