New Clause 8
Health and Social Care Bill
4:00 pm

‘(1) Monitor must publish guidance about—

(a) compliance with requirements imposed by regulations under section 63;

(b) how it intends to exercise powers conferred on it by regulations under that section.

(2) Before publishing guidance under subsection (1)(a), Monitor must consult—

(a) the National Health Service Commissioning Board, and

(b) such other persons as Monitor considers appropriate.

(3) Before publishing guidance under subsection (1)(a) or (b), Monitor must obtain the approval of the Secretary of State.

(4) Monitor may revise guidance under this section and, if it does so, must publish the guidance as revised.’.—(Mr Simon Burns.)

Brought up, and added to the Bill.