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Amendments to the Communications Bill

Communications Bill


AMENDMENTS
TO BE MOVED
IN COMMITTEE
[Supplementary to the Revised Fifth Marshalled List]


 

Clause 309

 

THE LORD RAZZALL
THE LORD McNALLY

Page 273, line 4, leave out from "for" to end of line 5 and insert—
"(a)  ensuring fair and effective competition in the provision of licensed services or of connected services, and
(b)  protecting the interests of consumers of those services."
Page 273, line 9, at end insert—
"(c)  carry on conduct,"
Page 273, line 12, at end insert "or consider, or would consider, may cause adverse consequences for consumers of those services"
 

Clause 310

 

THE LORD RAZZALL
THE LORD McNALLY

Page 274, line 14, leave out "the holder of a Broadcasting Act licence" and insert "a provider of any licensed service or connected services"
Page 274, line 16, at end insert—
"(c)  carry on conduct,"
Page 274, line 19, at end insert "or consider, or would consider, may cause adverse consequences for consumers of those services"
Page 274, line 27, at end insert—
"(8A)  For the purposes of exercising the Broadcasting Act powers for a competition purpose within the meaning of this section, OFCOM shall monitor the carrying on of commercial activities in the United Kingdom which relate to the provision of licensed services or connected services."
Page 274, line 28, leave out "subsection (7)" and insert "subsections (7) and (8A)"
 

Clause 311

 

THE LORD RAZZALL
THE LORD McNALLY

Page 275, line 4, leave out "the holder of a Broadcasting Act licence" and insert "a provider of any licensed service or connected services"
Page 275, line 7, at end insert ", or
(c)  carry on conduct"
Page 275, line 10, at end insert "; or consider, or would consider, may cause adverse consequences for consumers of those services"
 

Clause 350

 

THE LORD GORDON OF STRATHBLANE

Page 306, leave out lines 38 to 41 and insert—
""(32A)  A person is assumed to have control, unless OFCOM has evidence to the contrary, if he has an interest of more than 30 per cent in the company and no other person or body has an interest of more than 15 per cent.""
 

Clause 362

 

THE LORD RAZZALL
THE LORD McNALLY

Page 319, line 38, at end insert—
"(f)  commercial activities connected with any one or more of the above matters."
 

Clause 398

 

THE LORD RAZZALL
THE LORD McNALLY

Page 348, line 8, after "of" insert ", or in connection with,"

 
 
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23 May 2003