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

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Mr Secretary Milburn

82

Page     27,     line     8     [Clause     27],     after second 'of' insert—

    '(a)'.

   

Mr Secretary Milburn

83

Page     27,     line     10     [Clause     27],     after 'appropriate)' insert—

    '(b) six months beginning with'.

   

Mr Secretary Milburn

84

Page     27,     line     22     [Clause     27],     leave out '21' and insert '28'.

   

Mr Secretary Milburn

85

Page     27,     line     45     [Clause     27],     leave out '21' and insert '28'.


   

Mr Secretary Milburn

86

Page     28,     line     2     [Clause     27],     leave out from beginning to end of line 4 and insert 'the FHSAA has disposed of the appeal.

    (7) Regulations may provide for payments by Health Authorities to practitioners who are removed from lists pursuant to decisions of the FHSAA under this section, but whose appeals against those decisions are successful.'.

   

Mr Secretary Milburn

87

Page     28,     line     7     [Clause     27],     leave out 'the corresponding list of' and insert 'all lists referred to in section 49F(1)(a) to (e) prepared by'.

   

Mr Secretary Milburn

88

Page     28,     line     8     [Clause     27],     leave out 'any supplementary list' and insert 'all supplementary lists'.

   

Mr Secretary Milburn

89

Page     28,     line     10     [Clause     27],     leave out 'any Health Authority' and insert 'all Health Authorities'.

   

Mr Secretary Milburn

90

Page     28,     line     12     [Clause     27],     leave out 'any services list' and insert 'all services lists'.

   

Mr Secretary Milburn

91

Page     28,     line     13     [Clause     27],     leave out 'any Health Authority' and insert 'all Health Authorities'.

   

Mr Secretary Milburn

92

Page     28,     line     16     [Clause     27],     after '1997,' insert 'or any list corresponding to a services list prepared by any Health Authority by virtue of regulations made under section 43 of the Health and Social Care Act 2001,'.

   

Mr Secretary Milburn

93

Page     28,     line     17     [Clause     27],     leave out from 'or' to end of line and insert 'only from inclusion in one or more descriptions of such lists prepared by all Health Authorities, the description being'.

   

Mr Secretary Milburn

94

Page     28,     line     18     [Clause     27],     leave out from first 'decision' to end of line 20 and insert—

    '( ) A decision by the FHSAA to do what is mentioned in subsection (1) is referred to in this section as the imposition of a national disqualification.'.

   

Mr Secretary Milburn

95

Page     28,     line     20     [Clause     27],     at end insert—

    '( ) The FHSAA may also impose a national disqualification on a practitioner if it dismisses an appeal by him against a Health Authority's refusal to include him in such a list (or, in the case of a medical list, to nominate or approve him for inclusion in it).'.

   

Mr Secretary Milburn

96

Page     28,     line     22     [Clause     27],     leave out 'practitioner' and insert 'person'.

   

Mr Secretary Milburn

97

Page     28,     line     23     [Clause     27],     after 'have' insert—

    '(a)'.

   

Mr Secretary Milburn

98

Page     28,     line     23     [Clause     27],     at end insert 'of any of the kinds referred to in subsection (1), or

    (b) refused to include him in such a list (or, in the case of a medical list, to nominate or approve him for inclusion in it).

    ( ) Any such application must be made before the end of the period of three months beginning with the date of the removal or of their refusal.'.

   

Mr Secretary Milburn

99

Page     28,     line     25     [Clause     27],     leave out 'practitioner' and insert 'person'.

   

Mr Secretary Milburn

100

Page     28,     line     26     [Clause     27],     leave out 'the kind' and insert 'any of the kinds'.

   

Mr Secretary Milburn

101

Page     28,     line     32     [Clause     27],     leave out 'practitioner' and insert 'person upon whom it has been imposed'.

   

Mr Secretary Milburn

102

Page     28,     line     34     [Clause     27],     at end insert—

    '( ) Except in prescribed circumstances, the person may not request such a review before the end of the period of—

    (a) two years beginning with the date on which the national disqualification was imposed, or

    (b) one year beginning with the date of the FHSAA's decision on the last such review.'.

   

Mr Secretary Milburn

103

Page     28,     line     38     [Clause     27],     at end insert 'and of any information relevant to the decision which they consider it appropriate to include in the notification'.

   

Mr Secretary Milburn

104

Page     28,     line     43     [Clause     27],     leave out second 'or' and insert—

    '( ) whom a Health Authority have decided to remove from a list under section 49F or contingently remove under section 49G, but who has not yet been removed or contingently removed, or'.


   

Mr Secretary Milburn

105

Page     29,     line     5     [Clause     27],     at end insert 'before a Health Authority make any decision affecting him under this group of sections'.


   

Mr Secretary Milburn

106

Page     30,     line     27     [Clause     28],     leave out 'or'.

   

Mr Secretary Milburn

107

Page     30,     line     29     [Clause     28],     after 'Act' insert 'or an enhanced criminal record certificate under section 115 of that Act'.

   

Mr Secretary Milburn

108

Page     30,     line     41     [Clause     28],     at end insert—

    '(3A) The regulations may, in particular, also provide for—

    (a) a person's inclusion in a services list to be subject to conditions determined by the Health Authority,

    (b) the Health Authority to vary the conditions or impose different ones,

    (c) the consequences of failing to comply with a condition (including removal from the list), and

    (d) the review by the Health Authority of their decisions made by virtue of regulations under this subsection.'.


   

Mr Secretary Milburn

109

Page     31,     line     11     [Clause     28],     at end insert—

    '( ) If the regulations make provision under subsection (3A), they must provide for an appeal (by way of redetermination) by the person in question to the FHSAA against the Health Authority's decision—

    (a) to impose conditions, or any particular condition,

    (b) to vary a condition,

    (c) to remove him from the services list for breach of condition,

    (d) on any review of an earlier such decision of theirs.'.

   

Dr Liam Fox
Mr Philip Hammond
Mrs Caroline Spelman
Mr Desmond Swayne
Mr Peter Luff

32

Page     31,     line     11     [Clause     28],     at end insert—

    '(7) Before making regulations under this section the Secretary of State must consult such organisations as he thinks fit appearing to him to represent medical practitioners providing personal medical services or personal dental services as the case may be.'.


   

Mr Secretary Milburn

110

Page     32,     line     8     [Clause     28],     leave out 'or'.

   

Mr Secretary Milburn

111

Page     32,     line     10     [Clause     28],     after 'Act' insert 'or an enhanced criminal record certificate under section 115 of that Act'.

   

Mr Secretary Milburn

112

Page     32,     line     22     [Clause     28],     at end insert—

    '(3A) The regulations may, in particular, also provide for—

    (a) a person's inclusion in a services list to be subject to conditions determined by the Health Authority,

    (b) the Health Authority to vary the conditions or impose different ones, and

    (c) the consequences of failing to comply with a condition (including removal from the list), and

    (d) the review by the Health Authority of their decisions made by virtue of regulations under this subsection.'.

   

Mr Secretary Milburn

113

Page     32,     line     40     [Clause     28],     at end insert—

    '( ) If the regulations make provision under subsection (3A), they must provide for an appeal (by way of redetermination) by the person in question to the FHSAA against the Health Authority's decision—

    (a) to impose conditions, or any particular condition,

    (b) to vary a condition,

    (c) to remove him from the services list for breach of condition,

    (d) on any review of an earlier such decision of theirs.'.


   

Mr Secretary Milburn

114

Page     33,     line     11     [Clause     29],     leave out from 'directions' to end of line 13.

   

Mr Secretary Milburn

116

Page     33,     line     15     [Clause     29],     at end insert—

    '(6) The Secretary of State may make available to the FHSAA any facilities (including the use of any premises) provided by him or by a Special Health Authority or NHS trust for any service under this Act, and the services of persons employed by the Secretary of State or by a Special Health Authority or NHS trust.

    (7) Subsections (1) to (3) of section 27 above apply in relation to facilities and persons made available under subsection (6) as they apply to facilities and persons made available under section 26 above.'.

 
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