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Amendments to be debated in the House of Lords

Here you can browse the Amendments to the Health and Social Care Bill to be moved in Committee in the House of Lords.

 

Clause 8

 

THE LORD SMITH OF LEIGH

Page 7, line 36, at end insert—
"(d)  a regional assembly or chamber where local authorities are represented may appoint a joint overview and scrutiny of its member local authorities and arrange for the exercise of relevant functions in relation to health authorities and other health bodies which operate at a regional level"
 

Clause 22

 

THE LORD SMITH OF LEIGH

Page 18, line 9, at end insert—
"(4)  The Secretary of State shall issue guidance to Health Authorities which identifies criteria which should be applied in exercising this function."
 

Clause 52

 

THE LORD SMITH OF LEIGH

Page 53, line 32, at end insert—
"(   )  Regulations issued about governance arrangements for Care Trusts shall reflect their partnership nature, as between health bodies and local authorities."
 

Clause 56

 

THE EARL HOWE
THE LORD ASTOR OF HEVER

Page 58, line 24, leave out "by a registered nurse"
 

THE LORD MORRIS OF MANCHESTER

Page 58, line 24, at end insert "or health care by a person who is registered by any board established under the Professions Supplementary to Medicine Act 1960."
 

THE EARL HOWE
THE LORD ASTOR OF HEVER

Page 58, line 25, leave out subsection (2) and insert—
"(2)  In this section, "nursing care" means any care (including any planning, supervision, or delegation of such care) which—
(a)  is planned for a person by a registered nurse after assessing that person's need; and
(b)  is provided, delegated or supervised by a registered nurse."
 

THE LORD MORRIS OF MANCHESTER

Page 58, line 26, after "nurse" insert "or health care by a person who is registered by any board established under the Professions Supplementary to Medicine Act 1960"
Page 58, line 31, at end insert "or health care by a person who is registered by any board established under the Professions Supplementary to Medicine Act 1960"
 

THE EARL HOWE
THE LORD ASTOR OF HEVER

Page 58, line 31, at end insert—
"(   )  The relevant authority shall make regulations requiring that any persons receiving any services which are not considered nursing care, as determined by this section, shall receive detailed information on the costs of the provision of the personal care and accommodation prior to any agreement for the provision of community care services being made."
 

Clause 60

 

THE EARL HOWE
THE LORD ASTOR OF HEVER

Page 62, line 4, leave out subsection (2B)
 

After Clause 60

 

THE EARL HOWE
THE LORD ASTOR OF HEVER

Insert the following new Clause—
  "Carers and local authorities