Clause 20 - Modifications of special parliamentary procedure in certain cases

Part of Growth and Infrastructure Bill – in a Public Bill Committee at 10:45 am on 4th December 2012.

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Amendments made: 85, in clause 20, page 22, line 26, at end insert—

‘(5A) In section 3(4A)—

(a) the reference in the opening words to the order to which a petition relates is to be read as a reference to the order containing the special authorisation to which a petition relates, and

(b) in paragraph (a) the reference to the order being one that relates to proposals of the kind mentioned is to be read as a reference to the Chairmen being of the opinion that removal of the special authorisation from the order would be inconsistent with proposals of that kind.’.

Amendment 86, in clause 20, page 25, line 13, leave out from ‘in’ to end of line 15 and insert

‘paragraphs 4(2) and 5(2) of Schedule 3 (certain compulsory purchase orders subject to special parliamentary procedure so far as authorising acquisition of rights over special land if owner objects to the order) for “the order” substitute “the compulsory purchase of the rights”.

(7A) In paragraph 12 of Schedule 4 to the New Towns Act 1981 (certain compulsory purchase orders subject to special parliamentary procedure so far as authorising acquisition of special land if owner objects to the order) for “to the order” substitute “to the acquisition of the land”.

(7B) In each of the following provisions (which refer to orders confirmed by Act under section 6 of the 1945 Act) before “6” insert “4 or”—

section 44(1) of the Harbours Act 1964,

section 27 of the Acquisition of Land Act 1981,

paragraph 16(a) of Schedule 4 to the New Towns Act 1981,

paragraph 6(6)(a) of Schedule 11 to the Water Industry Act 1991,

paragraph 6(6)(a) of Schedule 19 to the Water Resources Act 1991, and

section 12(3)(b) of the Transport and Works Act 1992.’.—(Nick Boles.)