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Amendments to the Health and Social Care (Community Health and Standards) Bill

Health and Social Care (Community Health and Standards) Bill


AMENDMENTS
TO BE MOVED
IN COMMITTEE


 

Clause 40

 

THE EARL HOWE
THE BARONESS NOAKES

Page 15, line 33, after "the" insert "Independent"
Page 15, line 34, leave out "CHAI" and insert "ICHAI"
Page 15, line 35, leave out "CHAI" and insert "ICHAI"
 

Clause 41

 

THE EARL HOWE
THE BARONESS NOAKES

Page 16, line 2, after "the" insert "Independent"
Page 16, line 3, leave out "CSCI" and insert "ICSCI"
Page 16, line 4, leave out "CSCI" and insert "ICSCI"
 

After Clause 44

 

THE EARL HOWE
THE BARONESS NOAKES

Insert the following new Clause—
  "Standards
(1)  The CHAI shall be the principal guardian of standards in the NHS and shall prepare and publish standards in relation to the provision of health care by and for English NHS bodies, Welsh NHS bodies and cross-border SHAs.
(2)  The CHAI must keep the standards under review and shall publish amended statements whenever it considers it appropriate.
(3)  The CHAI must consult the Secretary of State, the Assembly and such other persons as it considers appropriate before publishing a statement or amended statement under this section.
(4)  The standards set out in statements under this section are to be taken into account by every English NHS body, every Welsh NHS body and every cross-border SHA in discharging its duty under section 45."
 

Clause 45

 

THE LORD PEYTON OF YEOVIL

Page 16, line 24, leave out "may" and insert "must"
Page 16, line 29, leave out "he considers" and insert "are"
 

THE EARL HOWE
THE BARONESS NOAKES

 The above-named Lords give notice of their intention to oppose the Question that Clause 45 stand part of the Bill.
 

Clause 46

 

THE EARL HOWE
THE BARONESS NOAKES

Page 17, line 6, after "such" and insert "NHS bodies in areas of England adjoining Wales and cross-border SHAs and such other"
 The above-named Lords give notice of their intention to oppose the Question that Clause 46 stand part of the Bill.
 

Clause 47

 

THE LORD PEYTON OF YEOVIL

Page 17, line 17, leave out subsection (1)
 

THE EARL HOWE
THE BARONESS NOAKES

Page 17, line 28, at end insert "; and
(   )  the clinically appropriate prioritisation of healthcare interventions"
Page 17, line 28, at end insert—
"(   )  the implementation of any guidance issued by a Special Health Authority set up to provide guidance on health technologies and the clinical management of specific conditions"
 

Clause 101

 

THE LORD PEYTON OF YEOVIL

Page 42, leave out lines 11 to 15
Page 42, line 17, at end insert "to a level similar to that achieved by like organisations within the NHS"
 

Clause 181

 

THE EARL HOWE
THE BARONESS NOAKES

Page 99, line 5, at end insert—
"(   )  Regulations made under subsection (1) may not be made unless a draft of the Regulations has been laid before and approved by a resolution of each House of Parliament."
Page 99, line 13, leave out subsection (4)
 The above-named Lords give notice of their intention to oppose the Question that Clause 181 stand part of the Bill.
 

Clause 183

 

THE EARL HOWE
THE BARONESS NOAKES

Page 102, line 24, at end insert—
"(   )  If the Secretary of State holds any appointments functions in respect of which he has not made a direction under subsection (2) he shall make an annual report to each House of Parliament setting out the appointments functions concerned and the reasons for the retention of exercise of those functions."
 

Clause 185

 

THE EARL HOWE
THE BARONESS NOAKES

Page 103, line 28, leave out subsection (2)
 

Clause 191

 

THE EARL HOWE
THE BARONESS NOAKES

Page 105, line 10, at end insert—
"(   )  The Secretary of State shall have a duty to consult the Scottish Parliament or the Assembly before making any regulations under this Act which have an impact on the provision of healthcare by NHS bodies which serve patients both in England and in Scotland or, as the case may be, Wales."
 

Clause 196

 

THE EARL HOWE
THE BARONESS NOAKES

 The above-named Lords give notice of their intention to oppose the Question that Clause 196 stand part of the Bill.
 

Schedule 1

 

THE LORD PEYTON OF YEOVIL

Page 109, line 3, after "minimum" insert "and a maximum"
Page 109, line 11, leave out sub-paragraph (2)
 

Schedule 6

 

THE EARL HOWE
THE BARONESS NOAKES

Page 130, line 28, leave out "Secretary of State" and insert "Special Health Authority designated in accordance with the provisions of section (Appointment of the independent regulator and appointments to the CHAI and the CSCI)"
Page 130, line 31, leave out "Secretary of State" and insert "Special Health Authority designated in accordance with the provisions of section (Appointment of the independent regulator and appointments to the CHAI and the CSCI)"
Page 130, line 32, leave out "Secretary of State" and insert "Special Health Authority designated in accordance with the provisions of section (Appointment of the independent regulator and appointments to the CHAI and the CSCI)"
Page 130, line 33, leave out "him" and insert "it"
Page 130, line 33, leave out "he" and insert "it"
Page 131, line 6, after "may" insert "(with the consent of the Special Health Authority designated in accordance with the provisions of section (Appointment of the independent regulator and appointments to the CHAI and the CSCI)(1))"
Page 131, line 16, leave out "Secretary of State" and insert "Special Health Authority designated in accordance with the provisions of section (Appointment of the independent regulator and appointments to the CHAI and the CSCI)(1)"
Page 131, line 19, after "State" insert "and the Special Health Authority designated in accordance with the provisions of section (Appointment of the independent regulator and appointments to the CHAI and the CSCI)(1)"
Page 131, line 20, after "his" insert "or their"
Page 131, line 31, leave out "Secretary of State" and insert "Special Health Authority designated in accordance with the provisions of section (Appointment of the independent regulator and appointments to the CHAI and the CSCI)"
Page 131, line 32, leave out "Secretary of State" and insert "Special Health Authority designated in accordance with the provisions of section (Appointment of the independent regulator and appointments to the CHAI and the CSCI)"
Page 131, line 34, leave out "Secretary of State" and insert "Special Health Authority designated in accordance with the provisions of section (Appointment of the independent regulator and appointments to the CHAI and the CSCI)"
Page 131, line 36, leave out "Secretary of State" and insert "Special Health Authority designated in accordance with the provisions of section (Appointment of the independent regulator and appointments to the CHAI and the CSCI)"
Page 131, line 39, leave out "Secretary of State" and insert "Special Health Authority designated in accordance with the provisions of section (Appointment of the independent regulator and appointments to the CHAI and the CSCI)"
Page 131, line 41, leave out "Secretary of State" and insert "Special Health Authority designated in accordance with the provisions of section (Appointment of the independent regulator and appointments to the CHAI and the CSCI)"
Page 133, line 3, leave out sub-paragraph (5) and insert—
"(5)      The CHAI may borrow money other than as mentioned in this paragraph up to a limit of its annual expenditure for the previous year as shown in its annual accounts less any amounts outstanding in respect of loans advanced under this paragraph."
 

Schedule 7

 

THE EARL HOWE
THE BARONESS NOAKES

Page 134, line 6, leave out "by the Secretary of State" and insert "in accordance with the provisions of section (Appointment of the independent regulator and appointments to the CHAI and the CSCI)"
Page 134, line 8, leave out "Secretary of State" and insert "Special Health Authority designated in accordance with the provisions of section (Appointment of the independent regulator and appointments to the CHAI and the CSCI)"
Page 134, line 9, leave out "Secretary of State" and insert "Special Health Authority designated in accordance with the provisions of section (Appointment of the independent regulator and appointments to the CHAI and the CSCI)"
Page 134, line 14, after "may" insert "(with the consent of the Special Health Authority designated in accordance with the provisions of section (Appointment of the independent regulator and appointments to the CHAI and the CSCI))"
Page 134, line 24, leave out "Secretary of State" and insert "Special Health Authority designated in accordance with the provisions of section (Appointment of the independent regulator and appointments to the CHAI and the CSCI)"
Page 134, line 28, leave out "Secretary of State" and insert "Special Health Authority designated in accordance with the provisions of section (Appointment of the independent regulator and appointments to the CHAI and the CSCI)"
Page 134, line 29, leave out "Secretary of State" and insert "Special Health Authority designated in accordance with the provisions of section (Appointment of the independent regulator and appointments to the CHAI and the CSCI)"
Page 134, line 30, leave out "Secretary of State" and insert "Special Health Authority designated in accordance with the provisions of section (Appointment of the independent regulator and appointments to the CHAI and the CSCI)"
Page 134, line 33, leave out "Secretary of State" and insert "Special Health Authority designated in accordance with the provisions of section (Appointment of the independent regulator and appointments to the CHAI and the CSCI)"
Page 134, line 36, leave out "Secretary of State" and insert "Special Health Authority designated in accordance with the provisions of section (Appointment of the independent regulator and appointments to the CHAI and the CSCI)"
Page 135, line 39, leave out sub-paragraph (3) and insert—
"(3)      The CSCI may borrow money other than as mentioned in this paragraph up to a limit of its annual expenditure for the previous year as shown in its annual accounts less any amounts outstanding in respect of loans advanced under this paragraph."
 

Schedule 12

 

THE EARL HOWE
THE BARONESS NOAKES

Page 161, line 29, leave out sub-paragraph (2)

 
 
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11 September 2003