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New Clause 5 — Smoke-free premises: exemptions

Part of Orders of the Day — Health Bill – in the House of Commons at 3:50 pm on 14th February 2006.

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Photo of Michael Martin Michael Martin Chair, Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission, Speaker of the House of Commons 3:50 pm, 14th February 2006

With this it will be convenient to discuss the following: Amendment (a), in line 9, leave out paragraph (b).

Amendment (j), in line 11, at end insert—

'(c) premises of specialist tobacconists, as defined in section 6 of the Tobacco Advertising and Promotion Act 2002 (c. 36).'.

Amendment (b), in line 13, after first 'of' insert '(a)'.

Amendment (c), in line 15, at end insert—

'(b) premises in respect of which a club premises certificate (within the meaning of section 60 of that Act) has effect.'.

Amendment (d), in line 19, leave out subsection (5).

Amendment (i), in line 29, at end insert—

'( ) Regulations made under subsection (1) shall not provide for premises or areas of premises in respect of which a club premises certificate has effect if they are premises or areas of premises open to the public to which children have access.'.

Amendment (g), in line 30, after second 'conditions', insert '(a)'.

Amendment (h), in line 32, at end add—

'(b) requiring the physical segregation of rooms where smoking is permitted from those where it is not;

(c) stipulating what food or drink may be consumed in any rooms where smoking is permitted; and

(d) requiring all staff who enter such rooms to do so only on a voluntary basis.'.

Amendment No. 8, in page 1, line 1, leave out clauses 1 to 12.

Government amendments Nos. 18 and 19.

Amendment No. 36, in page 2, line 31 [Clause 3], leave out subsections (1) to (4) and insert—

'( ) Despite section 2, the following descriptions of premises, may not be smoke-free—

(a) premises where a person has his home, or is living whether permanently or temporarily;

(b) licensed premises;

(c) premises in respect of which a club premises certificate is in force.'.

Amendment No. 10, in page 2, line 33 [Clause 3], at end insert—

'(1A) The regulations may provide for local authorities to licence designated rooms in which smoking is to be permitted under appropriate conditions.'.

Amendment No. 5, in page 2, line 37 [Clause 3], leave out from 'hotels' to end of line 38 and insert

'and care homes, but not including prisons)'.

Amendment No. 27, in page 2, line 38 [Clause 3], at end insert—

'( ) premises in respect of which there are designated areas in which smoking is to be permitted.'.

Amendment No. 6, in page 4, line 3 [Clause 5], at end insert—

'(c) any private motor vehicle not available for hire or reward.

(d) any occupant of a private motor vehicle not available for hire or reward.'.

Government amendments Nos. 20 and 24.

Government motion, That clause 8 be transferred to end of line 38 on page 6.

Government amendment No. 21