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SUPPLEMENT TO THE VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 
 

Wednesday 5 September 2018

 

Report Stage Proceedings

 

Voyeurism (Offences) (No. 2) Bill


 

Glossary

 

This document shows the fate of each clause, schedule, amendment and new clause.

 

The following terms are used:

 

Agreed to: agreed without a vote.

 

Agreed to on division: agreed following a vote.

 

Negatived: rejected without a vote.

 

Negatived on division: rejected following a vote.

 

Not called: debated in a group of amendments, but not put to a decision.

 

Not moved: not debated or put to a decision.

 

Question proposed: debate underway but not concluded.

 

Withdrawn after debate: moved and debated but then withdrawn, so not put to a decision.

 

Not selected: not chosen for debate by the Speaker.

 

 


 

Stella Creasy

 

Tonia Antoniazzi

 

Martin Whitfield

 

Luciana Berger

 

Debbie Abrahams

 

Peter Kyle

Lucy Powell

Rosie Duffield

Jess Phillips

Liz Saville Roberts

Hywel Williams

Jonathan Edwards

Ben Lake

Kerry McCarthy

Caroline Lucas

 

Withdrawn after debate  NC1

 

To move the following Clause—

 

         

“Requirement to amend guidance

 

    

The Director of Public Prosecutions shall ensure, within six months of this Act

 

coming into force, that any guidance issued under section 37A of the Police and


 
 

Report Stage Proceedings: 5 September 2018              

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Voyeurism (Offences) (No. 2) Bill, continued

 
 

Criminal Evidence Act 1984 is amended to ensure that such guidance specifies

 

information to be provided to the Director of Public Prosecutions to assist with—

 

(a)    

the prosecution of an offence under this Act, and

 

(b)    

the identification of any aggravating factor to an offence under this Act.”

 

 


 

Mrs Maria Miller

 

Sir Christopher Chope

 

Liz Saville Roberts

 

Nicky Morgan

 

Mr Andrew Mitchell

 

Jess Phillips

Caroline Lucas

Stella Creasy

Dr Sarah Wollaston

Wera Hobhouse

 

Not called  1

 

Clause  1,  page  1,  line  9,  leave out “for a purpose mentioned in subsection (3))”

 

Mrs Maria Miller

 

Sir Christopher Chope

 

Liz Saville Roberts

 

Nicky Morgan

 

Mr Andrew Mitchell

 

Jess Phillips

Caroline Lucas

Stella Creasy

Dr Sarah Wollaston

Wera Hobhouse

 

Not called  2

 

Clause  1,  page  2,  line  1,  leave out paragraph (c)

 

Mrs Maria Miller

 

Sir Christopher Chope

 

Liz Saville Roberts

 

Nicky Morgan

 

Mr Andrew Mitchell

 

Jess Phillips

Caroline Lucas

Stella Creasy

Dr Sarah Wollaston

Wera Hobhouse

 

Not called  3

 

Clause  1,  page  2,  line  6,  leave out subsection (3)


 
 

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Voyeurism (Offences) (No. 2) Bill, continued

 
 

Mrs Maria Miller

 

Liz Saville Roberts

 

Nicky Morgan

 

Mr Andrew Mitchell

 

Jess Phillips

 

Caroline Lucas

Stella Creasy

Dr Sarah Wollaston

Wera Hobhouse

 

Not called  5

 

Clause  1,  page  2,  line  8,  at end insert—

 

“(3A)    

It is an offence for a person (A) to disclose an image of another person (B)

 

recorded during the commission of an offence under subsection (2) if the

 

disclosure is made without B’s consent.

 

(3B)    

It is a defence for a person (A) charged with an offence under subsection (3A) to

 

prove—

 

(a)    

that disclosure of the image was necessary for the purposes of preventing

 

or detecting crime, or

 

(b)    

that A did not disclose the image with the intent of disclosing an image

 

of another person’s genitals, buttocks or underwear.”

 

Stella Creasy

 

Tonia Antoniazzi

 

Martin Whitfield

 

Luciana Berger

 

Debbie Abrahams

 

Peter Kyle

Lucy Powell

Rosie Duffield

Jess Phillips

Caroline Lucas

Lilian Greenwood

Anna McMorrin

Vernon Coaker

Dame Margaret Hodge

Liz Saville Roberts

Hywel Williams

Jonathan Edwards

Ben Lake

Kerry McCarthy

Christian Matheson

Louise Haigh

Stephen Doughty

Helen Hayes

Tulip Siddiq

Jo Swinson

Melanie Onn

Ann Coffey

Dr Rosena Allin-Khan

Mr Ben Bradshaw

John Woodcock

Gareth Thomas

Liz McInnes

Gill Furniss

 

Not called  7

 

Clause  1,  page  2,  line  13,  at end insert—

 

“(4A)    

Where a court is considering for the purposes of sentencing the seriousness of an

 

offence under this section, and either or both of the facts in subsection (4B) are

 

true, the court—

 

(a)    

must treat any fact mentioned in subsection (4B) as an aggravating factor

 

(that is to say, a factor that increases the seriousness of an offence), and

 

(b)    

must state in open court that the offence is so aggravated.

 

(4B)    

The facts referred to in subsection (4A) are that—

 

(a)    

at the time of committing the offence, or immediately before or after

 

doing so, the offender demonstrated towards the victim of the offence

 

hostility based on the victim having (or being presumed to have) a

 

particular sex characteristic, or

 

(b)    

the offence was motivated (wholly or partly) by hostility towards persons

 

of who share a particular sex characteristic, based on them sharing that

 

characteristic.

 

(4C)    

For the purposes of subsection (4B), “sex characteristic” means the protected

 

characteristic of sex in section 11 of the Equality Act 2010.


 
 

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Voyeurism (Offences) (No. 2) Bill, continued

 
 

(4D)    

The Secretary of State shall, within twelve months of Royal Assent being given

 

to this Act, request that the Law Commission review the provisions of subsections

 

(4A) to (4C).”

 

Mrs Maria Miller

 

Liz Saville Roberts

 

Nicky Morgan

 

Mr Andrew Mitchell

 

Jess Phillips

 

Caroline Lucas

Stella Creasy

Dr Sarah Wollaston

Wera Hobhouse

 

Not called  4

 

Clause  1,  page  2,  line  27,  leave out “mentioned in section 67A(3)(a) (sexual

 

gratification)” and insert “of obtaining sexual gratification”

 

Sir Christopher Chope

 

Not called  6

 

Clause  1,  page  2,  line  29,  leave out from “the” to end of line 40 and insert “offender

 

was aged 18 years or older at the time of the offence”.

 

Bill read the third time, and passed.

 


 

 

Revised 05 September 2018