Greater London Authority Bill -
Amendments to be debated in the House of Lords
- continued
House of Lords

back to previous amendments
 
  
Clause 271
 
  
BY THE BARONESS MILLER OF HENDON
THE LORD BRABAZON OF TARA
THE LORD DIXON-SMITH
 
407     Page 145, line 1, leave out ("spatial") and insert ("London") 
408     Page 145, line 4, leave out ("spatial") and insert ("London") 
  
Clause 272
 
  
BY THE BARONESS MILLER OF HENDON
THE LORD BRABAZON OF TARA
THE LORD DIXON-SMITH
 
409     Page 145, line 7, leave out ("spatial") and insert ("London") 
410     Page 145, line 8, leave out ("spatial") and insert ("London") 
  
BY THE BARONESS HAMWEE
THE LORD TOPE
THE BARONESS THOMAS OF WALLISWOOD
 
410A     Page 145, line 9, leave out subsection (2) 
  
BY THE BARONESS MILLER OF HENDON
THE LORD BRABAZON OF TARA
THE LORD DIXON-SMITH
 
411     Page 145, line 11, leave out ("spatial") and insert ("London") 
412     Page 145, line 13, leave out ("spatial") and insert ("London") 
413     Page 145, line 13, at end insert--
 
    ("(3)  The Secretary of State may only exercise the power in subsection (2) above if, and in so far as, it appears to him--
    (a)  that the spatial development strategy is inconsistent with current national or regional policies, or
    (b)  that it is expedient to do so for the purpose of avoiding any detriment to the interests of an area outside Greater London.")
 
  
BY THE BARONESS HAMWEE
THE LORD TOPE
THE BARONESS THOMAS OF WALLISWOOD
 
413A     Page 145, line 14, leave out subsection (3) 
  
BY THE BARONESS MILLER OF HENDON
THE LORD BRABAZON OF TARA
THE LORD DIXON-SMITH
 
414     Page 145, line 16, leave out ("spatial") and insert ("London") 
415     Page 145, line 17, leave out ("spatial") and insert ("London") 
416     Page 145, line 18, leave out ("spatial") and insert ("London") 
417     Page 145, line 19, leave out ("spatial") and insert ("London") 
418     Page 145, line 20, leave out ("spatial") and insert ("London") 
  
Clause 273
 
  
BY THE BARONESS MILLER OF HENDON
THE LORD BRABAZON OF TARA
THE LORD DIXON-SMITH
 
419     Page 145, line 28, at end insert (", and
    (c)  the unitary development plans of the London boroughs and any published proposals for the alteration or replacement of such unitary development plans")
 
  
After Clause 273
 
  
BY THE LORD ARCHER OF WESTON-SUPER-MARE
 
420     Insert the following new Clause-- 
     ("  .  The Mayor shall publish all advice upon which he bases his planning decisions.")Mayor to publish planning decisions advice.
  
Clause 274
 
  
BY THE BARONESS HAMWEE
THE LORD TOPE
THE BARONESS THOMAS OF WALLISWOOD
 
420A     Page 145, line 35, leave out ("and content") 
  
BY THE BARONESS MILLER OF HENDON
THE LORD BRABAZON OF TARA
THE LORD DIXON-SMITH
 
421     Page 145, line 35, leave out ("spatial") and insert ("London") 
422     Page 145, line 36, leave out ("spatial") and insert ("London") 
423     Page 145, line 40, leave out ("spatial") and insert ("London") 
424     Page 145, line 42, leave out subsection (2) 
  
Clause 275
 
  
BY THE BARONESS MILLER OF HENDON
THE LORD BRABAZON OF TARA
THE LORD DIXON-SMITH
 
425     Page 146, line 7, leave out ("spatial") and insert ("London") 
425A     Page 146, line 8, at end insert--
 
    ("(  )  In subsection (6) of that section (formulating general policies in Part I of a unitary development plan) after paragraph (a) there shall be inserted--
    (aa)  if the authority is a London borough, the spatial development strategy;".")
 
426     Page 146, line 11, leave out ("spatial") and insert ("London") 
427     Page 146, line 19, leave out ("spatial") and insert ("London") 
428     Page 146, line 24, leave out ("spatial") and insert ("London") 
429     Page 146, line 31, leave out ("spatial") and insert ("London") 
430     Page 146, line 39, leave out ("spatial") and insert ("London") 
431     Page 146, line 40, leave out ("spatial") and insert ("London") 
432     Page 147, line 1, leave out ("spatial") and insert ("London") 
433     Page 147, line 5, leave out ("spatial") and insert ("London") 
434     Page 147, line 8, leave out ("spatial") and insert ("London") 
435     Page 147, line 12, leave out ("spatial") and insert ("London") 
436     Page 147, line 19, leave out ("spatial") and insert ("London") 
437     Page 147, line 27, at end insert--
 
    ("(  )  In section 70 (determination of applications: general considerations) in subsection (2), after "development plan" there shall be inserted "and, if it is a London borough, the spatial development strategy"")
 
438     Page 147, line 28, leave out subsection (9) 
  
BY THE LORD WHITTY
 
438A     Page 147, line 31, at end insert (", and subject to such conditions as may be prescribed,") 
  
BY THE BARONESS MILLER OF HENDON
THE LORD BRABAZON OF TARA
THE LORD DIXON-SMITH
 
439     Page 147, line 34, at end insert ("provided the application raises matters which are of strategic importance to Greater London") 
440     Page 147, line 34, at end insert ("provided that "prescribed description" may not include any development which is in accordance with the development plan") 
  
BY THE LORD WHITTY
 
440A     Page 147, line 43, leave out ("(1C) In subsection (1B)") and insert ("and in the preceding provisions of this subsection") 
440B     Page 147, line 44, at end insert--
 
    ("(1C)  In determining whether to exercise any power under subsection (1B) to direct a local planning authority to refuse an application, the Mayor of London shall have regard to--
    (a)  the development plan, and
    (b)  the spatial development strategy prepared and published under Part VIII of the Greater London Authority Act 1999,
so far as material to the application."")
 
  
BY THE BARONESS MILLER OF HENDON
THE LORD BRABAZON OF TARA
THE LORD DIXON-SMITH
 
441     Page 147, line 44, at end insert--
 
    ("(  )  In exercising any power of direction under subsection (1B)(a), the Mayor shall have regard to the provisions of the development plan and the spatial development strategy, so far as material to the application, and to any other material consideration."")
 
442     Page 147, line 44, at end insert--
 
    ("(  )  In subsection (1B)(a) "prescribed description" may not include any reference to the size or height of an application for planning permission within the area of the City of London, provided the height of the development proposed is 150 metres or less."")
 
443     Page 147, line 44, at end insert--
 
    ("(  )  In section 320 (local inquiries) after subsection (2) there shall be inserted--
        (3)  Where an inquiry is held by virtue of this section and the Mayor of London has directed the local planning authority to refuse an application for planning permission the subject of the inquiry, the Mayor shall be deemed to be a party for the purposes of subsections (4) and (5) of section 250 of the Local Government Act 1972."")
 
444     Page 147, line 47, leave out ("""spatial") and insert ("""London") 
  
Clause 276
 
  
BY THE BARONESS MILLER OF HENDON
THE LORD BRABAZON OF TARA
THE LORD DIXON-SMITH
 
445     Page 148, line 3, leave out ("spatial") and insert ("London") 
446     Page 148, line 8, leave out ("spatial") and insert ("London") 
  
BY THE LORD WHITTY
 
446A     Page 148, line 9, leave out subsections (2) to (7) 
  
BY THE BARONESS MILLER OF HENDON
THE LORD BRABAZON OF TARA
THE LORD DIXON-SMITH
 
447     Page 148, line 17, leave out ("spatial") and insert ("London") 
  
BY THE BARONESS HAMWEE
THE LORD TOPE
THE BARONESS THOMAS OF WALLISWOOD
 
447A     Page 148, line 25, leave out subsection (6) 
  
BY THE BARONESS MILLER OF HENDON
THE LORD BRABAZON OF TARA
THE LORD DIXON-SMITH
 
448     Page 148, line 29, at end insert--
 
    ("(8)  The Mayor shall defray such expenses reasonably incurred by each London borough council in compliance with its duties under this section.")
 
  
Clause 277
 
  
BY THE BARONESS MILLER OF HENDON
THE LORD BRABAZON OF TARA
THE LORD DIXON-SMITH
 
449     Page 148, line 30, after ("bodies") insert ("and the local planning authorities for the areas of Greater London") 
450     Page 148, line 31, leave out ("spatial") and insert ("London") 
  
BY THE BARONESS HAMWEE
THE LORD TOPE
THE BARONESS THOMAS OF WALLISWOOD
 
450NA     Page 148, line 31, at end insert ("notwithstanding any provision of the Regional Development Agencies Act 1998") 
  
Clause 278
 
  
BY THE BARONESS HAMWEE
THE LORD TOPE
THE BARONESS THOMAS OF WALLISWOOD
 
450PA       Page 148, line 34, leave out ("or") and insert ("and") 
  
After Clause 279
 
  
BY THE EARL OF CAITHNESS
 
450PAA       Insert the following new Clause-- 
     (" .--(1)  There shall be a body to be known as the London Planning Committee.
 
    (2)  The London Planning Committee shall--
    (a)  consider and advise the Mayor and the local planning authorities in Greater London on matters of strategic importance relating to the planning and development of Greater London;
    (b)  inform the Secretary of State of its views and the views of those authorities concerning such matters including any such matters as to which he has requested their advice;
    (c)  inform the local planning authorities for areas in the vicinity of Greater London, or any body concerned with planning on which those authorities and the local planning authorities in Greater London or the Mayor are represented, of its views and the views of the local planning authorities in Greater London concerning any matters of common interest relating to the planning and development of Greater London and those areas,
and the London Planning Committee may, if it thinks fit, contribute to the expenses of any such body as is mentioned in paragraph (c).
 
    (3)  The Mayor may not publish the Spatial Development Strategy until it has been approved by the London Planning Committee.
 
    (4)  Schedule (London Planning Committee) shall have effect.")
London Planning Committee.
 
back to previous page continue to next page
 
House of Lords home page Parliament home page House of Commons home page search page enquiries

© Parliamentary copyright 1999
Prepared 26 July 1999