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Amendments to the Harbours Bill [HL]

Harbours Bill [HL]


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LIST OF AMENDMENTS
TO BE MOVED
IN COMMITTEE


[Amendments marked * are new or have been altered]

Amendment
No.

 

Clause 1

 

THE LORD BERKELEY

1Page 1, line 8, leave out from "unless" to end of line 4 on page 2 and insert "—
(a)  he decides that the application shall not proceed further,
(b)  he considers the objection is frivolous or trivial,
(c)  the objection does not specify the grounds on which it is made, or
(d)  the objection was not made within the period allowed for making it.
(1A)  Before making his decision under paragraph 19, the Secretary of State may—
(a)  cause an inquiry to be held, or
(b)  give to the person who made the objection referred to in sub-paragraph (1) an opportunity of appearing before and being heard by a person appointed by the Secretary of State.
(1B)  Where—
(a)  the objection referred to in sub-paragraph (1) is made by a person within sub-paragraph (1D), and
(b)  that person informs the Secretary of State in writing that he wishes the objection to be referred to an inquiry or dealt with in accordance with sub-paragraph (1A)(b),
  the Secretary of State shall, before making his decision under paragraph 19, either cause an inquiry to be held or, if he so determines, cause the objection to be dealt with in accordance with sub-paragraph (1A)(b)."
2Page 2, leave out lines 11 and 12
3Page 2, line 14, leave out "(1B)" and insert "(1A)(b)"
4Page 2, line 14, at end insert—
"(   )  In sub-paragraph (3), paragraph (a) is repealed.
(   )  After that sub-paragraph, there shall be inserted—
"(4)  In this paragraph "local authority" means—
(a)  in England, a county council, a district council, a London borough council, the Common Council of the City of London, the Council of the Isles of Scilly, a parish council and a parish meeting of a parish not having a separate parish council, and
(b)  in Wales, a county council, a county borough council and a community council.""
 

Clause 2

 

THE LORD BERKELEY

5Page 2, line 21, leave out "or"
6Page 2, line 23, at end insert ", or
(d)  the objection was not made within the period allowed for making it."
7Page 2, line 24, at beginning insert "Before making his decision under paragraph 29,"
8Page 2, line 24, leave out ", if he so decides"
9Page 2, line 26, leave out from "to" to "an" in line 27 and insert "the person who made the objection referred to in sub-paragraph (1)"
10Page 2, line 31, leave out from beginning to "by" in line 33 and insert "the objection referred to in sub-paragraph (1) is made"
11Page 2, line 38, after "shall" insert ", before making his decision under paragraph 29,"
12Page 2, line 45, leave out "12" and insert "18(4)"
13Page 2, line 45, at end insert—
"(   )  In paragraph 29 of that Schedule (decision on harbour revision order proposed by Secretary of State), in sub-paragraph (1)(b), after "inquiry" there shall be inserted "and of any person appointed for the purpose of hearing an objector"."
 

Clause 4

 

THE LORD BERKELEY

14Page 3, line 14, after "to" insert "Scotland or"

 
 
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