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SUPPLEMENT TO THE VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 
 

Wednesday 7 January 2015

 

Report Stage Proceedings

 

Counter-Terrorism and Security Bill, As Amended


 

[Second Day]


 

New Clauses and new schedules relating to the risk of being drawn into

 

terrorism; amendments to part 5

 

Diana Johnson

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Phil Wilson

 

Negatived  7

 

Clause  24,  page  15,  line  21,  leave out subsection (5) and insert—

 

“(5)    

Before giving guidance under this section, or revising guidance already given, the

 

Secretary of State must lay before Parliament—

 

(a)    

the proposed guidance or proposed revisions; and

 

(b)    

a draft of an order providing for the guidance, or revisions to the

 

guidance, to come into force.

 

(6)    

The Secretary of State must make the order, and issue the guidance or (as the case

 

may be) make the revisions to the guidance, if the draft of the order is approved

 

by a resolution of each House of Parliament.

 

(7)    

Guidance, or revisions to guidance, come into force in accordance with an order

 

under this section.

 

(8)    

Such an order—

 

(a)    

is to be a statutory instrument; and

 

(b)    

may contain transitional, transitory or saving provision.”

 

Diana Johnson

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Phil Wilson

 

Not called  6

 

Clause  29,  page  17,  line  29,  leave out subsection (7) and insert—

 

“(7)    

To support panels exercising their functions under this section the Secretary of

 

State must—

 

(a)    

provide guidance on the exercise of those functions;

 

(b)    

provide a list of approved providers for de-radicalisation programmes

 

that may be referred to under subsection (4); and


 
 

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(c)    

ensure that the providers listed under paragraph (b) are subject to

 

monitoring.”

 

Amendments to Part 5

 

Secretary Theresa May

 

Agreed to  13

 

Schedule  3,  page  47,  line  10,  at end insert—

 

            

“A person carrying out a function of an authority mentioned in section 1(2) of

 

the Local Government Act 1999 by virtue of a direction made under section 15

 

of that Act.”

 

Secretary Theresa May

 

Agreed to  14

 

Schedule  3,  page  47,  line  16,  at end insert—

 

            

“The principal of a secure college.”

 

Secretary Theresa May

 

Agreed to  15

 

Schedule  3,  page  47,  leave out lines 20 to 22

 

Secretary Theresa May

 

Agreed to  16

 

Schedule  3,  page  48,  line  25,  at end insert—

 

“(b)    

courses of a description mentioned in Schedule 6 to the Education

 

Reform Act 1988 (higher education courses).”

 

Secretary Theresa May

 

Agreed to  17

 

Schedule  3,  page  49,  leave out lines 5 and 6

 

Remaining proceedings on consideration

 

Diana Johnson

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Phil Wilson

 

Withdrawn  3

 

Clause  36,  page  22,  line  14,  leave out subsection (1) and insert—

 

“(1)    

The Secretary of State shall by regulations made by statutory instrument establish

 

a body to—

 

(a)    

provide advice and assistance to the persons appointed under—

 

(i)    

section 36(1) of the Terrorism Act 2006;

 

(ii)    

section 31(1) of the Terrorist Asset-Freezing &c. Act 2010; and

 

(iii)    

section 20(1) of the Terrorism Prevention and Investigation

 

Measures Act 2011.

 

    

in the discharge of their statutory functions.


 
 

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(b)    

review the operation, effectiveness and implications of the Anti-

 

Terrorism Crime and Security Act 2001, the Counter-Terrorism Act

 

2008, [this Act] and any other law or prerogative power to the extent that

 

it relates to counter-terrorism;

 

(c)    

consider whether such legislation contains appropriate safeguards, is

 

proportionate and remains necessary;

 

(d)    

review intelligence-sharing guidance and practice to the extent that it

 

relates to counter-terrorism and the functions of the Board;

 

(e)    

make recommendations to any public authority about the exercise of its

 

statutory functions relating to the prevention of terrorism;

 

(f)    

undertake inquiries relating to counter-terrorism when invited to do so by

 

the Home Secretary, the Treasury or the Secretary of State for Northern

 

Ireland, or on the initiative of the Board;

 

(g)    

encourage good practice in the prevention, investigation, detection and

 

prosecution of terrorism;

 

(h)    

provide advice and assistance to Government on the development and

 

implementation of policy relating to the prevention of terrorism.”

 

Diana Johnson

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Phil Wilson

 

Not called  2

 

Clause  36,  page  22,  line  22,  leave out “Privacy and Civil Liberties Board” and

 

insert “Counter Terrorism Oversight Panel”

 

Diana Johnson

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Phil Wilson

 

Not called  4

 

Clause  36,  page  22,  line  25,  at end insert “in accordance with the Code of Public

 

Appointments”

 

Diana Johnson

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Phil Wilson

 

Not called  5

 

Clause  36,  page  22,  line  32,  at end insert—

 

“(i)    

the information-gathering powers of the board;

 

(j)    

reporting requirements, and the formulation of and consultation on an

 

annual work plan; and

 

(k)    

the access to such relevant classified material as may be required in order

 

for the board to undertake its functions under subsection (1);”

 

Secretary Theresa May

 

Agreed to  12

 

Clause  38,  page  23,  line  24,  at end insert—

 

“( )    

Before making regulations under this section the Secretary of State must—

 

(a)    

if the regulations contain provision that would fall within the legislative

 

competence of the Scottish Parliament if included in an Act of that

 

Parliament, consult the Scottish Ministers;


 
 

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(b)    

if the regulations contain provision that would fall within the legislative

 

competence of the National Assembly for Wales if included in an Act of

 

that Assembly, consult the Welsh Ministers;

 

(c)    

if the regulations contain provision that would fall within the legislative

 

competence of the Northern Ireland Assembly if included in an Act of

 

that Assembly, consult the Department of Justice in Northern Ireland.”

 

Diana Johnson

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Phil Wilson

 

Not called  1

 

Clause  38,  page  23,  line  31,  at end insert—

 

“(4A)    

The Secretary of State must consult with Welsh Ministers before making

 

provisions under subsection (1) so far as relating to any Measure or Act of the

 

National Assembly of Wales.

 

(4B)    

The Secretary of State must consult with Scottish Ministers before making

 

provisions under subsection (1) so far as relating any Act or instrument of the

 

Scottish Parliament.

 

(4C)    

The Secretary of State must consult with the Northern Ireland Executive before

 

making provisions under subsection (1) so far as relating to any Act or instrument

 

of the Northern Ireland Assembly.’

 

Bill read the third time, and passed.


 
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