Clause 42

Planning Bill – in a Public Bill Committee at 9:30 am on 24th January 2008.

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Duty to consult local community

Amendments made: No. 357, in clause 42, page 20, line 10, at end insert—

‘(2A) The deadline for the receipt by the applicant of a local authority’s response to consultation under subsection (2) is the end of the period of 28 days that begins with the day after the day on which the local authority receives the consultation documents.

(2B) In subsection (2A) “the consultation documents” means the documents supplied to the local authority by the applicant for the purpose of consulting the local authority under subsection (2).’.

No. 358, in clause 42, page 20, line 12, leave out ‘received by the applicant’.

No. 359, in clause 42, page 20, line 13, after ‘(2)’ insert

‘that is received by the applicant before the deadline imposed by subsection (2A)’.—[John Healey.]

Clause 42, as amended, ordered to stand part of the Bill.