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House of Commons

 
 

Notices of Amendments

 

given up to and including

 

Friday 6 July 2018

 

New Amendments handed in are marked thus Parliamentary Star

 

Parliamentary Star - whiteAmendments which will comply with the required notice period at their next appearance

 

Amendments tabled since the last publication: 5

 

Public Bill Committee


 

Voyeurism (Offences) (No. 2) Bill


 

Note

 

This document includes all amendments tabled to date and includes any

 

withdrawn amendments at the end. The amendments have been arranged in the

 

order in which they relate to the Bill.

 


 

Mrs Maria Miller

 

Dame Caroline Spelman

 

Wera Hobhouse

 

Jess Phillips

 

Liz Saville Roberts

 

Jim Shannon

Angela Crawley

Mr Andrew Mitchell

Caroline Lucas

Nicky Morgan

Dr Sarah Wollaston

Hannah Bardell

Stella Creasey

Heidi Allen

Michael Fabricant

Mr Peter Bone

Sir Christopher Chope

 

2

 

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

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This amendment is consequential to Amendment 1


 
 

Notices of Amendments: 6 July 2018                     

2

 

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

 
 

Mrs Maria Miller

 

Dame Caroline Spelman

 

Wera Hobhouse

 

Jess Phillips

 

Liz Saville Roberts

 

Jim Shannon

Angela Crawley

Mr Andrew Mitchell

Caroline Lucas

Nicky Morgan

Dr Sarah Wollaston

Hannah Bardell

Stella Creasey

Heidi Allen

Michael Fabricant

Mr Peter Bone

Sir Christopher Chope

 

3

 

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

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This amendment is consequential to Amendment 1

 

Mrs Maria Miller

 

Dame Caroline Spelman

 

Wera Hobhouse

 

Jess Phillips

 

Liz Saville Roberts

 

Jim Shannon

Angela Crawley

Mr Andrew Mitchell

Caroline Lucas

Nicky Morgan

Dr Sarah Wollaston

Hannah Bardell

Stella Creasey

Heidi Allen

Michael Fabricant

Mr Peter Bone

Sir Christopher Chope

 

1

 

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

 

“(3)    

It is a defence for a person (A) charged with an offence under this section to

 

prove—

 

(a)    

in respect of an offence under subsection (1)—

 

(i)    

that operating the equipment was necessary for the purposes of

 

preventing or detecting crime, or

 

(ii)    

that A did not operate the equipment with the intent of observing

 

another person’s genitals, buttocks or underwear, and

 

(b)    

in respect of an offence under subsection (2)—

 

(i)    

that recording the image was necessary for the purposes of

 

preventing or detecting crime, or

 

(ii)    

that A did not record the image with the intent of recording an

 

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


 
 

Notices of Amendments: 6 July 2018                     

3

 

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

 
 

Mrs Maria Miller

 

Dame Caroline Spelman

 

Wera Hobhouse

 

Jess Phillips

 

Liz Saville Roberts

 

Jim Shannon

Angela Crawley

Mr Andrew Mitchell

Caroline Lucas

Nicky Morgan

Dr Sarah Wollaston

Hannah Bardell

Stella Creasey

Heidi Allen

Michael Fabricant

 

4

 

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.”

 

Sir Christopher Chope

 

Mr Peter Bone

 

5

 

Parliamentary Star    

Clause  1,  page  2,  line  27,  leave out subsections (a) and (b) and insert—

 

    

“the offence was committed by a person who was aged 18 years or more

 

at the time of the offence, for the purposes of obtaining sexual

 

gratification.”

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

This amendment is consequential upon Amendments 1, 2 and 3 and will mean that the notification

 

requirements are triggered only when the offence is committed for the purposes of obtaining sexual

 

gratification and by a person who is aged 18 or more at the time of the offence.

 


 

 

Revised 06 July 2018