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Amendments to be debated in the House of Lords
Here you can browse the Amendments to the Pollution Prevention and Control Bill [H.L.] to be moved in Committee (on Re-Commitment) in the House of Lords.
BY THE LORD WHITTY
|Page 1, line 5, leave out from ("make") to ("provision") in line 11|
Page 1, line 12, at end insert--|
("(2A) The powers of the Secretary of State under subsection (1) shall be exercisable--
|Page 1, line 13, leave out ("(1)") and insert ("(2A)")|
|Page 1, line 19, after ("land") insert ("which may give rise to any harm")|
Page 1, line 25, at end insert--|
("( ) In the definition of "environmental pollution" in subsection (3), "harm" means--
|Page 1, line 27, leave out from beginning to end of line 4 on page 2|
Page 2, line 11, at end insert--|
("(4A) Before making any regulations under this section, the Secretary of State shall consult--
Page 2, line 12, leave out subsection (5) and insert--|
("(5) The power to make regulations under this section shall be exercised by statutory instrument.
(5A) A statutory instrument containing regulations under this section, if made without a draft having been laid before, and approved by a resolution of, each House of Parliament, shall be subject to annulment in pursuance of a resolution of either House.
(5B) No regulations to which this subsection applies shall be made (whether alone or with other regulations) unless a draft of the statutory instrument containing the regulations has been laid before, and approved by a resolution of, each House of Parliament.
(5C) Subsection (5B) applies to--
BY THE LORD WHITTY
Page 4, line 43, leave out ("and, in particular, securing") and insert--|
("( ) Authorising permits to be granted subject to conditions imposed by regulators.
( ) Securing")
|Page 5, line 6, leave out ("Restricting") and insert ("Regulating")|
|Page 5, line 39, leave out ("(subject to any") and insert ("(but excepting information which under the regulations is, or is determined to be, commercially confidential and subject to any other")|
|Page 6, line 6, at end insert--|
|("( ) Authorising regulators to appoint suitable persons to exercise any such functions and conferring powers (such as those specified in section 108(4) of the Environment Act 1995) on persons so appointed.")||1995 c. 25.|
|Page 6, line 32, after ("for") insert ("(or for the determination of)")|
|Page 7, line 5, at end insert--|
|("Determination of matters by regulators|
|. The regulations may make provision for anything which, by virtue of paragraphs 5 to 8, could be provided for by the regulations to be determined under the regulations by regulators.")|
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