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BUSINESS BULLETIN 149 / 2000

Tuesday 3 October 2000

Section G - Bills, amendments to Bills and proposals for members’ Bills

 

 

 

New amendments to Bills lodged on 2 October 2000

 

Transport (Scotland) Bill - Stage 2

Section 1

Sarah Boyack

18 In section 1, page 1, line 13, at end insert-

<( ) Before making an order under this section the Scottish Ministers shall consult-

(a) the public bodies in respect of which they propose to make the order; and

(b) such other persons as they consider appropriate.>

Mr Murray Tosh

19 In section 1, page 1, line 16, leave out <any>

Bruce Crawford

20 In section 1, page 1, line 17, at end insert <, such matters to include the environmental, social and economic impact of the strategy>

Des McNulty

21 In section 1, page 1, line 18, after <it> insert <, including procedures for consultation>

Des McNulty

22 In section 1, page 1, line 19, at end insert <; and

( ) joint working, partnership or resource management arrangements which the public bodies are required to establish in relation to any neighbouring local transport authorities>

Sarah Boyack

23 In section 1, page 1, line 20 at end insert-

<( ) An order under this section shall include provision requiring the public bodies to which it relates to consult such persons as may be specified in the order.>

Mr Murray Tosh

24 In section 1, page 1, line 20, at end insert <; but shall not include provision requiring public bodies to which it relates to introduce road user charging or workplace parking licensing schemes under Part 3 of this Act.>

Bruce Crawford

25 In section 1, page 1, line 21, leave out <may> and insert <shall>

Bruce Crawford

26 In section 1, page 1, line 22, after <such> insert <persons as appear to them to be representative of-

(a) disabled people;

(b) young people;

(c) socially disadvantaged people;

(d) older people;

(e) people living in remote or isolated communities; and

(f) members of ethnic minority communities,

and such>

Section 2

Des McNulty

27 In section 2, page 2, line 1, after <prepared;> insert-

<( ) consulted on;>

Bruce Crawford

28 In section 2, page 2, line 6, after <may> insert <, following consultation with the public bodies to which the order relates and publication of any responses to that consultation,>

Bruce Crawford

29 In section 2, page 2, line 6, leave out from <such> to end of line 7 and insert <directions to any public body specified in the order>

Mr Murray Tosh

30 In section 2, page 2, line 7, at end insert <; but such directions shall not include directions relating to the establishment of road user charging or workplace parking licensing schemes under Part 3 of this Act.>

Section 3

Des McNulty

31 In section 3, page 2, line 18, after <part> insert <(including specified routes)>

Des McNulty

32 In section 3, page 2, line 26, at beginning insert <improve road safety or>

Section 4

Bruce Crawford

33 In section 4, page 3, line 23, after <where,> insert <in what form,>

Bruce Crawford

34 In section 4, page 3, line 23, at end insert-

<( ) Where proposals are made available for inspection under subsection (2)(b), they shall be made available at locations and times which are accessible to members of every local community which may be affected by the proposed quality partnership scheme.>

Bruce Crawford

35 In section 4, page 3, line 28, at end insert-

<( ) If any of the proposed specified facilities would affect any other local authority, the authority proposing to make the scheme shall consult that other authority before giving notice of the proposed scheme.>

Bruce Crawford

36 In section 4, page 3, leave out lines 32 and 33 and insert-

<( ) such persons as are specified in section 1(3);>

Bruce Crawford

37 In section 4, page 3, line 34, after <metropolitan> insert <or>

Bruce Crawford

38 In section 4, page 3, line 36, after <England> insert <and Wales>

Section 5

Bruce Crawford

39 In section 5, page 4, line 5, at end insert <, provided that such modifications do not have an adverse effect on the interests of those consulted under section 4>

Bruce Crawford

40 In section 5, page 4, line 36, at end insert-

<( ) to such persons as are specified in section 1(3);>

Bruce Crawford

41 In section 5, page 5, line 2, after <where,> insert <in what form,>

Section 6

Bruce Crawford

42 In section 6, page 5, line 13, at end insert-

<( ) to such persons as are specified in section 1(3);>

Section 7

Sarah Boyack

43 In section 7, page 5, line 18, leave out <provide the specified facilities>

Sarah Boyack

44 In section 7, page 5, line 19, at end insert <provide such of the specified facilities as are to be provided by them under the scheme>

Bruce Crawford

45 In section 7, page 5, line 29, leave out <as far as practicable> and insert <, except in circumstances beyond their control>

Section 9

Bruce Crawford

46 In section 9, page 6, line 18, after <Ministers> insert <and such persons as are specfied in section 1(3)>

Bruce Crawford

47 In section 9, page 6, line 19, at end insert-

<( ) The Scottish Ministers shall publish a response to any report received under subsection (1) within 3 months of receiving it, and send copies of the response to the local transport authority which made the report and to such persons as are specified in 1(3).>

Bruce Crawford

48 In section 9, page 6, line 24, after <them> insert <from such persons as are specified in section 1(3)>

Bruce Crawford

49 In section 9, page 6, line 29, leave out <6> and insert <3>

Bruce Crawford

50 In section 9, page 6, line 31, after <consult> insert <such persons as are specified in section 1(3) and>

Schedule 2

Sarah Boyack

51 In substitution for amendment 17-

In schedule 2, page 47, line 13, at end insert-

<( ) In paragraph 27 of Schedule 9 (variation and revocation of orders)-

(a) in sub-paragraph (1), for the words "sub-paragraph (2)" there shall be substituted "sub-paragraphs (2) and (3)"; and

(b) after sub-paragraph (2) there shall be inserted-

"(3) Where an order is required for the provision of facilities pursuant to a quality partnership scheme made under Part 2 of the Transport (Scotland) Act 2000 (asp 00) by more than one authority-

(a) it may not be varied or revoked by virtue of this paragraph by the Secretary of State or the Scottish Ministers unless he has, or they have, consulted the other authority or authorities who made the scheme; and

(b) it may not be varied or revoked by virtue of this paragraph by any other authority without the consent of the other authority or authorities who made the scheme.".>

 

 

Proposals for Members' Bills

Names marked with an asterisk (*) are new names of support. Proposals that have attracted 11 supporters have those supporters' names shown in bold. The member who lodged such a proposal has the right to introduce a Member's Bill to give effect to that proposal under rule 9.14.

Mr John Munro: Proposed GM Crops Trials Planning Permission Bill-Proposal for a Bill to amend planning legislation to require the applicant for GM crop trials to seek planning consent for that trial. (lodged 19 September 2000)

Supported by: Michael Russell, Brian Adam

Dr Winnie Ewing: Proposed Planning permission for genetically modified crops Bill-Proposal for a Bill to provide that farming genetically modified crops instead of non-genetically modified crops will be a material change of use under planning legislation thus requiring local authority planning permission. (lodged 19 September 2000)

Supported by: Michael Russell, Fergus Ewing, Mr John Munro, Irene McGugan, Brian Adam, Roseanna Cunningham, Richard Lochhead*

 

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