Care Standards Bill [H.L.] -
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Clause 95
 
  
BY THE LORD HUNT OF KINGS HEATH
 
     Page 57, line 5, leave out ("of the Secretary of State") and insert ("conferred on the Secretary of State, the Assembly") 
     Page 57, line 6, after ("Act") insert ("except an order under section 37 or 69(2A)") 
     Page 57, line 13, leave out from ("the") to end of line and insert ("Assembly to make regulations or an order under this Act; and subsections (4) and (5) apply to any power of Her Majesty to make an Order in Council under section 67") 
     Page 57, line 28, leave out ("Minister") and insert ("person exercising the power") 
  
Clause 96
 
  
BY THE LORD HUNT OF KINGS HEATH
 
     Page 57, line 35, leave out (", instrument or document") and insert ("or instrument") 
  
Clause 97
 
  
BY THE LORD HUNT OF KINGS HEATH
 
     Page 59, line 3, at end insert--
        ("(  )  References in this Act to a child's being looked after by a local authority shall be construed in accordance with section 22 of the 1989 Act.")
 
     Page 59, line 5, at end insert-- 
 
        ("(4A)  Section 84(1) of the Government of Wales Act 1998 (payment of Assembly receipts into the Consolidated Fund) does not apply to any sums received by the Assembly by virtue of any provision of this Act.")
1998 c. 38.
     Page 59, line 8, at end insert--
        ("(5A)  Subsection (5) does not affect the power to make further Orders varying or omitting that reference.")
 
     Divide Clause 97 into two Clauses, the first (Wales) to consist of subsections (4A), (5) and (5A) and the second (General interpretation etc.) to consist of subsections (1) to (4) and (6) 
  
Clause 98
 
  
BY THE LORD HUNT OF KINGS HEATH
 
     Page 59, line 30, after ("except") insert ("section 67(2) to (2C) and") 
  
Clause 99
 
  
BY THE LORD HUNT OF KINGS HEATH
 
     Page 59, line 36, leave out ("extends") and insert ("and, so far as relating to subsections (2) to (2C) of that section, sections (Schemes for the transfer of staff), (Effect of schemes) and 95 extend") 
  
Schedule 1
 
  
BY THE LORD HUNT OF KINGS HEATH
 
     Page 60, line 6, at end insert--
        ("(  )  In this Schedule, in relation to the Welsh Council--
      (a)  references to the Secretary of State or to Parliament are to be read as references to the Assembly;
      (b)  references to the Comptroller and Auditor General are to be read as references to the Auditor General for Wales.")
 
     Page 60, line 16, at end insert--
      ("(  )  co-operating with other public authorities in the United Kingdom;")
 
     Page 61, line 6, after ("must") insert ("pay or") 
     Page 61, line 12, after ("him") insert ("or make provision for the payment to him of") 
     Page 61, leave out lines 20 to 22 and insert--
        ("(3)  Any subsequent chief officer is to be appointed by the authority.")
 
     Page 61, line 36, leave out from ("(3)") to ("on") in line 37 and insert ("staff appointed by an authority are to be appointed") 
     Page 61, leave out lines 39 to 43 and insert--
        ("(2A)  Without prejudice to its powers apart from this paragraph, an authority may pay, or make provision for the payment of--
      (a)  pensions, allowances or gratuities;
      (b)  compensation for loss of employment or for reduction of remuneration,
    to or in respect of staff appointed by them.
        (3)  The Secretary of State may give directions as to--
      (a)  the appointment of staff by an authority (including any conditions to be fulfilled for appointment);
      (b)  their terms and conditions; and
      (c)  any other provision that may be made by the authority under sub-paragraph (2A).
        (3A)  Sub-paragraphs (2A) and (3)(c) apply to the first chief officer as they apply to other staff.")
 
     Page 62, line 21, leave out from ("may") to ("make") 
     Page 63, leave out line 40 
     Page 64, line 3, at end insert-- 
 
        ("  .  In the Government of Wales Act 1998--
      (a)  in section 118(2) (meaning of "Welsh public records"), after "referred to in subsection (1)(e) are--" there shall be inserted--
 
      (aa)  the Care Council for Wales;"
      (b)  in Schedule 4 (public bodies subject to reform by Assembly), after paragraph 3 there shall be inserted--
 
      3A. The Care Council for Wales." and
      (c)  in paragraph 14(2) of Schedule 9 (bodies subject to investigation by the Welsh Administration Ombudsman), after paragraph (a) there shall be inserted--
 
      (ab)  the Care Council for Wales;"")1998 c. 38.
     Page 64, line 4, leave out paragraph 26 
  
Schedule 2
 
  
BY THE LORD HUNT OF KINGS HEATH
 
     Page 64, line 38, at end insert--
      ("(  )  a residential family centre")
 
  
Schedule 3
 
  
BY THE LORD HUNT OF KINGS HEATH
 
     Page 68, line 36, leave out ("(registration by National Care Standards Commission)") 
     Page 68, line 44, at end insert-- 
 ("Disabled Persons (Services, Consultation and Representation) Act 1986 (c.33) 
 
        .  In section 2(5)(d) of the Disabled Persons (Services, Consultation and Representation) Act 1986 (rights of authorised representatives of disabled persons), for "a residential care home within the meaning of Part I of the Registered Homes Act 1984" there shall be substituted "a care home within the meaning of the Care Standards Act 2000".")
 
     Page 69, line 6, leave out ("(registration by National Care Standards Commission)") 
     Page 69, line 36, leave out ("64(4)") and insert ("64") 
     Page 69, line 36, after ("homes),") insert ("in subsections (1) and (4),") 
     Page 72, line 22, leave out ("or 75") and insert (", 75 or (Conditions for application under section 75)") 
     Page 72, line 25, after ("(3A)") insert ("The regulations may also include provision for enabling the Tribunal to make investigations for the purposes of a determination under section 75 or (Conditions for application under section 75) of the Care Standards Act 2000; and the provision that may be made by virtue of subsection (3)(j) and (k) above includes provision in relation to such investigations.
        (3B)")
 
     Page 72, line 26, at end insert--
        ("(3C)  Before making in regulations under this section provision such as is mentioned in subsection (2)(c) or (d) above, the Secretary of State shall consult the National Assembly for Wales."")
 
  
Schedule 4
 
  
BY THE LORD HUNT OF KINGS HEATH
 
     Page 73, line 4, leave out ("Secretary of State") and insert ("appropriate Minister") 
     Page 73, line 18, leave out ("to the Secretary of State") 
     Page 73, line 20, leave out ("Commission") and insert ("registration authority") 
     Page 73, line 22, leave out ("Secretary of State") and insert ("appropriate Minister") 
  
Schedule 5
 
  
BY THE LORD HUNT OF KINGS HEATH
 
     Page 73, line 32, at end insert-- 
 ("1958 c. 51.The Public Records Act 1958. In Schedule 1, in the Table at the end of paragraph 3, in Part II, the entry relating to the Care Council for Wales.") 
     Page 73, line 32, at end insert-- 
 ("1963 c. 33.London Government Act 1963. Section 40(4)(i). 
 1970 c. 42.Local Authority Social Services Act 1970. In Schedule 1, in the entry relating to the Mental Health Act 1959, the words "and the Registered Homes Act 1984 so far as its provisions relate to mental nursing homes", and the entry relating to the Registered Homes Act 1984.") 
     Page 74, line 23, column 3, leave out ("definition of") and insert ("definitions of "nursing home",") 
     Page 74, line 24, column 3, at end insert ("and "residential care home".") 
     Page 74, line 48, at end insert-- 
 ("1992 c. 53.Tribunals and Inquiries Act 1992. In Schedule 1, the entry relating to the Registered Homes Tribunals constituted under Part III of the Registered Homes Act 1984.") 
     Page 75, leave out lines 28 to 42 
 
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