Clause 12 - Arrangements for water undertakers to take water from other persons

Part of Water Bill – in a Public Bill Committee am 3:15 pm ar 5 Rhagfyr 2013.

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Amendments made: 27, in clause 12, page 40, line 26, at end insert—

‘(4) Nothing in provision made under this Chapter affects a water supply agreement made before any regulations under this section first come into force.’.

Amendment 28, in clause 12, page 41, line 33, leave out ‘subsection’ and insert ‘subsections (2A) and’.

Amendment 29, in clause 12, page 41, line 45, leave out ‘to require rules to be revised or’.

Amendment 30, in clause 12, page 41, line 46, leave out ‘or revised’.

Amendment 31, in clause 12, page 41, line 46, at end insert—

‘(2A) Regulations conferring a power on the Minister as described in subsection (1)(f) must provide that—

(a) if the power is exercised to impose a requirement in respect of agreements for such supplies of water as are referred to in paragraph (a) or (b) of the definition of “the Minister” in section 66M(3), it may not be exercised again in respect of such supplies of water as are referred to in that paragraph, and

(b) if the power to impose a requirement in respect of agreements for such supplies of water as are referred to in paragraph (a) or (b) of the definition of “the Minister” in section 66M(3) is not exercised on the first occasion on which it may be so exercised, it may not be exercised in respect of such agreements as are referred to in that paragraph on a later occasion.’.—(Dan Rogerson.)