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House of Commons

 
 

Notices of Amendments

 

given on

 

Tuesday 25 June 2013

 

For other Amendment(s) see the following page(s):

 

Anti-social Behaviour, Crime and Policing Bill Committee 33-41

 

Public Bill Committee


 

Anti-social Behaviour ,

 

Crime and Policing Bill

 

Paul Maynard

 

Stephen Phillips

 

Tracey Crouch

 

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Clause  21,  page  12,  line  2,  at end insert ‘and must take into account any disability

 

of the offender.’.

 

Stephen Phillips

 

Tracey Crouch

 

Stephen Barclay

 

Richard Fuller

 

50

 

Clause  21,  page  11,  line  39,  at end insert—

 

‘(aa)    

any conflict with the offender’s caring responsibilies including, in

 

particular, any caring responsibilities for a child.’.

 

Stephen Phillips

 

Stephen Barclay

 

Tracey Crouch

 

51

 

Clause  33,  page  19,  leave out line 5.

 

Stephen Phillips

 

Stephen Barclay

 

Tracey Crouch

 

52

 

Clause  33,  page  19,  leave out lines 22 and 23.


 
 

Notices of Amendments: 25 June 2013                     

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Anti-social Behaviour, continued

 
 

Paul Maynard

 

53

 

Clause  104,  page  75,  line  27,  at end add—

 

‘(2A)    

A person commits an offence if he or she—

 

(a)    

causes a person to enter into a marriage who lacks capacity, as

 

determined by the Mental Capacity Act 2005,

 

(b)    

uses violence, threats or any other form of coercion, or practises any form

 

of deception for the purposes of causing another person to enter into a

 

marriage, and believes, or should reasonably believe, that such conduct

 

may diminish the other person’s capacity to make decisions, to the extent

 

that they no longer have capacity to consent to the marriage.’.

 

Stephen Phillips

 

Tracey Crouch

 

Stephen Barclay

 

54

 

Clause  34,  page  19,  line  31,  at beginning insert ‘Unless one or more of the

 

conditions set out in subsection (2A) applies.’.

 

Stephen Phillips

 

Tracey Crouch

 

Stephen Barclay

 

55

 

Clause  34,  page  19,  line  32,  at end insert—

 

‘(2A)    

The conditions in this subsection are that the constable has reasonable grounds to

 

suppose—

 

(a)    

that any person living at that place will be or is likely to be harassed,

 

alarmed or distressed;

 

(b)    

that the behaviour in which the person given a direction under section 33

 

has engaged or threatens to engage consists of or includes the use or

 

threatened use of violence against any person living at that place;

 

(c)    

that there is a significant risk of harm to any person living at that place.’.

 

Firearms licences—assessing public safety

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Gloria De Piero

 

Phil Wilson

 

Grahame M. Morris

 

NC5

 

To move the following Clause:—

 

‘(1)    

The Firearms Act 1968 is amended as follows.

 

(2)    

After section 28A (Certificates: supplementary) insert—

 

“28B Assessing public safety 

 

(1)    

When assessing the threat to public safety under sections 27, 28, 30A,

 

30B or 30C the Chief Police Officer must ensure that a range of

 

background checks are performed.

 

(2)    

Where these checks uncover substantiated evidence of violent conduct,

 

domestic violence, mental illness or drug or alcohol abuse, the

 

presumption is that the Chief Police Officer should refuse the licence


 
 

Notices of Amendments: 25 June 2013                     

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Anti-social Behaviour, continued

 
 

application unless exceptional evidence can be brought forward by the

 

applicant as to their suitability to possess a weapon.

 

(3)    

When assessing public safety within this section the Chief Police Officer

 

must follow any guidance issued by the Secretary of State.”.’.

 

Firearms: power of Secretary of State to alter fees

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Gloria De Piero

 

Phil Wilson

 

Grahame M. Morris

 

NC6

 

To move the following Clause:—

 

‘(1)    

Section 113 of the Firearms Act 1968 (power of Secretary of State to alter fees)

 

is amended as follows.

 

(2)    

After subsection (1) insert—

 

“(1A)    

Before making an order under this section the Secretary of State must

 

consult with chief police officers to ensure the level of fees collected by

 

the police under sections 32 and 35 are sufficient for the police to recoup

 

the costs they incur through the administration and assessment of

 

firearms licences made under this Act.”.’.

 


 
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