PARLIAMENTARY DEBATES

HOUSE OF COMMONS

OFFICIAL REPORT

Second Standing Committee on Delegated Legislation

DRAFT ELECTRICITY SUPPLY INDUSTRY AND WATER UNDERTAKERS (RATEABLE VALUES) AMENDMENT ORDER 1996

DRAFT NON-DOMESTIC RATING (CHARGEABLE AMOUNTS) (AMENDMENT) REGULATIONS 1996

Wednesday 20 March 1996

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The Committee consisted of the following Members:

Chairman:Mr. James Hill

Armstrong, Ms Hilary North West Durham)

Banks, Mr. Matthew (Southport)

Beresford, Sir Paul (Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for the Environment)

Brandreth, Mr. Gyles (City of Chester)

Congdon, Mr. David (Croydon, North East)

Coombs, Mr. Anthony (Wyre Forest)

Durant, Sir Anthony (Reading, West)

Gardiner, Sir George (Reigate)

Hall, Mr. Mike (Warrington, South)

Hodge, Ms Margaret (Barking)

Jackson, Mrs. Helen (Sheffield, Hillsborough)

Patnick, Sir Irvine (Sheffield, Hallam)

Pike, Mr. Peter L. (Burnley)

Rendel, Mr. David (Newbury)

Steinberg, Mr. Gerry (City of Durham)

Sutcliffe, Mr. Gerry (Bradford, South)

Timms, Mr. Stephen (Newham, North East)

Tredinnick, Mr. David (Bosworth)

Whittingdale, Mr. John (Colchester, South and Maldon)

Mr. F. J. Reid, Committee Clerk.

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3 Second Standing Committee on Delegated Legislation Wednesday 20 March 1996

[MR JAMES HILL in the Chair]

Draft Electricity Supply Industry and Water Undertakers (Rateable Values) Amendment Order 1996

Resolved,

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That the Committee has considered the draft Electricity Supply Industry and Water Undertakers (Rateable Values) Amendment Order 1996.—[Sir Paul Beresford.]

Draft Non-Domestic Rating (Chargeable Amounts) (Amendment) Regulations 1996

Resolved,

That the Committee has considered the draft Non-Domestic Rating (Chargeable Amounts) (Amendment) Regulations 1996.—[Sir Paul Beresford.]

Committee rose at half-past Four o'clock.

THE FOLLOWING MEMBERS ATTENDED THE COMMITTEE:

Hill, Mr James (Chairman)

Armstrong, Ms

Banks, Mr Matthew

Beresford, Sir Paul

Brandreth, Mr

Congdon, Mr

Coombs, Mr Anthony

Durant, Sir Anthony

Gardiner, Sir George

Patnick, Sir Irvine

Pike, Mr

Tredinnick, Mr

Whittingdale, Mr