Greater London Authority Bill -
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Clause 148
 
  
BY THE LORD WHITTY
 
     Page 79, line 1, leave out ("local") and insert ("London") 
     Page 79, line 14, leave out ("local") and insert ("London") 
     Page 79, line 15, leave out ("local") and insert ("London") 
     Page 79, line 17, at end insert--
 
    ("(  )  Where a place or street mentioned in paragraph (d) of subsection (3) above is situated in the area of a local authority other than a London authority, Transport for London is also required under subsection (2) above to consult that local authority about the matter specified in that paragraph.")
 
     Page 79, line 24, at end insert--
 
    ("(6)  For the purposes of this Chapter a London authority is any London borough council or the Common Council.")
 
  
Clause 149
 
  
BY THE LORD WHITTY
 
     Page 79, line 31, at end insert--
 
(", except where Transport for London proposes that a service replacing the London local service in question and equivalent to it will be provided (whether by Transport for London or any of its subsidiaries, or pursuant to a London local service agreement).")
 
     Page 79, line 34, leave out ("local") and insert ("London") 
     Page 79, line 38, leave out ("local") and insert ("London") 
     Page 79, line 39, leave out ("local") and insert ("the London") 
  
Clause 151
 
  
BY THE LORD WHITTY
 
     Page 80, line 25, leave out ("local") and insert ("London") 
     Page 80, line 32, leave out ("local") and insert ("London") 
     Page 80, line 34, leave out ("local") and insert ("London") 
     Page 80, line 35, leave out ("local") and insert ("London") 
  
Clause 152
 
  
BY THE LORD WHITTY
 
     Page 81, line 2, leave out ("refusal") and insert ("decision to do so") 
     Page 81, line 5, leave out ("against the refusal") 
     Page 81, line 5, at end insert ("against the decision in relation to which the notice was issued.") 
     Page 81, line 5, at end insert--
 
    ("(2A)  Where Transport for London--
    (a)  attaches any condition to a London service permit, or alters or removes any condition so attached; or
    (b)  revokes or suspends a London service permit,
it must issue a notice to the holder of the permit stating the reasons for the decision to do so.
 
    (2B)  A holder of a London service permit to whom a notice has been issued under subsection (2A) above may appeal to the Mayor against the decision in relation to which the notice was issued.
 
    (2C)  An appeal under this section against a decision of Transport for London must be made before the end of the period of 28 days beginning with the date of issue of the notice relating to the decision.")
 
     Page 81, line 11, at end insert--
 
    ("(3A)  The Mayor may charge a person making an appeal under this section such reasonable fee as the Mayor considers appropriate having regard to any expenses incurred or likely to be incurred by the Mayor in respect of the appeal.")
 
     Page 81, line 16, at end insert (", or
    (  )  a director of a subsidiary of Transport for London or a member of staff of such a subsidiary.")
 
     Page 81, line 20, leave out from beginning to ("requests") in line 21 and insert ("making the appeal") 
     Page 81, line 25, at end insert--
 
    ("(  )  A recommendation under subsection (7) above may include a recommendation that Transport for London pay to the person who made the appeal a sum equivalent to all or part of any fee paid to the Mayor by virtue of subsection (3A) above.")
 
     Transpose Clause 152 to after Clause 155 
  
Clause 154
 
  
BY THE LORD WHITTY
 
     Page 82, line 22, leave out from beginning to ("is") in line 25 and insert ("an application has been made for the grant of a new London service permit in substitution for it and--
    (a)  Transport for London has neither granted nor refused to grant the London service permit applied for,
    (b)  Transport for London has refused to grant the London service permit applied for but an appeal against the refusal has been made under section 152 above and not disposed of, or
    (c)  Transport for London has granted the London service permit applied for but an appeal against a decision to attach a condition to the permit has been made under section 152 above and not disposed of,
subsection (2A) below shall apply.
 
    (2A)  Where this subsection applies, the existing London service permit shall continue in force--
    (a)  in a case falling within subsection (2)(a) above, until Transport for London grants or refuses to grant the London service permit applied for, or
    (b)  in a case falling within subsection (2)(b) or (c) above, until the appeal has been disposed of.
    (2B)  Where subsection (2A)(a) above applies, if Transport for London--
    (a)  refuses to grant the London service permit applied for, or
    (b)  grants the London service permit applied for but at the time of the grant attaches any condition to the permit,
the existing London service permit shall continue in force until any appeal which is made under section 152 above against the decision in question has been disposed of.
 
    (3)  This section")
 
     Transpose Clause 154 to after Clause 155 
  
Clause 155
 
  
BY THE LORD WHITTY
 
     Page 82, line 33, after ("be") insert ("revoked or") 
     Page 82, line 36, leave out ("local") and insert ("London") 
  
Clause 156
 
  
BY THE LORD WHITTY
 
     Page 83, line 3, leave out paragraph (a) and insert--
    ("(a)  each London authority,")
 
  
Clause 157
 
  
BY THE LORD WHITTY
 
     Page 83, line 22, leave out from ("document") to end of line 24 
     Page 83, line 26, leave out from ("revised") to end of line 27 
     Page 83, line 27, at end insert--
 
    ("(  )  In this Act, references to the guidance document include, except where the context otherwise requires, a reference to the guidance document as revised.")
 
     Page 83, line 31, at end insert--
 
    ("(  )  A copy of the guidance document shall be kept available for the appropriate period by the Mayor for inspection by any person on request free of charge at the principal offices of the Authority at reasonable hours.
 
    (  )  A copy of the guidance document, or any part of it, shall be supplied to any person on request during the appropriate period for such reasonable fee as the Mayor may determine.
 
    (  )  In this section "the appropriate period" in the case of the guidance document is the period of six years beginning with the date of publication of that document pursuant to this section.")
 
  
Clause 160
 
  
BY THE LORD WHITTY
 
     Page 84, line 22, at end insert--
    (""the guidance document" shall be construed in accordance with section 150(2) above,")
 
     Page 84, line 22, at end insert--
    ("London authority" shall be construed in accordance with section 148(6) above,")
 
  
Clause 193
 
  
BY THE LORD WHITTY
 
     Page 104, line 21, after (" 233") insert ("or 324") 
  
Schedule 13
 
  
BY THE LORD WHITTY
 
     Page 232, line 20, after (" 233") insert ("or 324") 
  
Clause 281
 
  
BY THE LORD WHITTY
 
     Page 150, line 21, at end insert--
 
    ("(  )  A copy of each state of the environment report shall be kept available for the appropriate period by the Mayor for inspection by any person on request free of charge at the principal offices of the Authority at reasonable hours.
 
    (  )  A copy of each state of the environment report, or any part of such a report, shall be supplied to any person on request during the appropriate period for such reasonable fee as the Mayor may determine.
 
    (  )  In this section "the appropriate period" in the case of any state of the environment report is the period of six years beginning with the date of publication of that report pursuant to this section.")
 
  
Clause 325
 
  
BY THE LORD WHITTY
 
     Page 174, line 25, at end insert--
 
    ("section (Power of Mayor to transfer functions)(4);")
 
 
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