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After Clause 310
 
  
BY THE LORD LUKE
THE BARONESS ANELAY OF ST. JOHNS
 
     Insert the following new Clause-- 
     ("  .--(1)  The Mayor shall prepare and publish a document to be known as the "River Thames Strategy".
 
    (2)  The River Thames Strategy shall contain the Mayor's proposals and policies for--
    (a)  the use, enhancement and protection of the river and riverside known as the "Thames Policy Area", and
    (b)  the promotion of the use of transport on the Thames by tourists.
    (3)  In preparing the Strategy the Mayor shall seek to promote and encourage holistic and integrated approaches to the strategically significant features of the river including--
    (a)  river transport,
    (b)  river economy,
    (c)  river ecology and wildlife habitats,
    (d)  river heritage and the built environment,
    (e)  recreation and leisure, and
    (f)  public access, amenity and open spaces,
and the River Thames Strategy may contain such other proposals and policies relating to the River Thames as the Mayor may consider appropriate.
 
    (4)  The River Thames Strategy shall contain information about--
    (a)  the measures that are to be taken for the implementation of the River Thames Strategy by the Authority, Transport for London, and the London Development Agency; and
    (b)  the measures that other persons or bodies are to be encouraged to take by the Mayor.
    (5)  In preparing or revising the River Thames Strategy the Mayor shall consult--
    (a)  the Port of London Authority,
    (c)  the Environment Agency,
    (d)  each riparian London borough council,
    (e)  the Common Council,
    (f)  British Waterways,
    (g)  the London Tourist Board,
    (h)  the British Tourist Authority, and
    (i)  any other person or body whom the Mayor considers it is appropriate to consult.")
River Thames Strategy.
  
Clause 329
 
  
BY THE LORD TEVIOT
THE BARONESS ANELAY OF ST. JOHNS
 
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