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Clause 66

 

THE EARL OF CAITHNESS
THE BARONESS HANHAM
THE LORD HANNINGFIELD

Page 32, leave out lines 39 to 44 and insert—
"(10)  In making regulations under this section, the Secretary of State shall have regard to the object of securing (so far as practicable) that the aggregate amount payable to him and all billing authorities by way of non-domestic rates as regards a relevant period is the same as the aggregate amount which would be so payable apart from the regulations.
(10A)  In making regulations under this section, the Secretary of State shall limit their application only to hereditaments whose rateable value for the first day of the financial year in which a new list is compiled changes from the rateable value shown for the hereditament for the last day of the financial year preceding the relevant year by a greater proportion than the change in E divided by D.
(10B)  For the purposes of subsection (10A), E and D shall have the same meanings as in sub-paragraphs (6) and (7) of paragraph 5 to Schedule 7 of the 1988 Act."
 

Clause 71

 

THE BARONESS HANHAM
THE LORD HANNINGFIELD

Page 34, line 40, at end insert—
"(4E)  Notwithstanding the provision of section 143 of the 1988 Act, no rules may be made under sub-paragraph (4A) unless a draft of the regulations continuing them has been laid before Parliament and approved by resolution of each House."
 

Clause 78

 

THE EARL OF CAITHNESS

Page 40, line 33, leave out "tenth" and insert "fifth"

 
 
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