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House of Commons

 
 

Monday 9 July 2018

 

Committee of the whole House

 

New Amendments handed in are marked thus Parliamentary Star

 

Northern Ireland Budget (No. 2) Bill


 

Sir Michael Fallon

 

Dr Julian Lewis

 

Tom Tugendhat

 

Richard Benyon

 

Sir Nicholas Soames

 

Ruth Smeeth

Mrs Madeleine Moon

Johnny Mercer

Mr Philip Dunne

James Gray

Mrs Sheryll Murray

Nick Herbert

Mr Alister Jack

Sir Hugo Swire

Chris Davies

Mr Mark Francois

Paul Masterton

Leo Docherty

Sir Roger Gale

Sir William Cash

Dame Cheryl Gillan

Richard Drax

Stephen Hammond

Sir David Amess

Antoinette Sandbach

Tim Loughton

Bob Stewart

James Duddridge

Bill Grant

Robert Neill

Derek Thomas

Stephen Crabb

Sir Edward Leigh

Dr Sarah Wollaston

Sir Henry Bellingham

Sir Mike Penning

 

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Parliamentary Star    

Schedule  1,  page  13,  line  19,  after “offences” insert “other than the prosecution of

 

members and former members of the armed forces for murder, manslaughter or culpable

 

homicide, or for attempt of those offences, if the alleged offence was committed—

 

(a)    

more than 20 years before the date of issue of proceedings; and

 

(b)    

when the accused person was subject to service law, or was a civilian

 

under service discipline, and engaged in a UK peacekeeping

 

operation; and

 

(c)    

if the alleged offence relates to events which took place in Northern

 

Ireland and which have been the subject of an investigation by—

 

(i)    

a service police force or a UK police force, or

 

(ii)    

a coroner.”

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

The intention of this amendment and the similar amendment to Schedule 2 is to remove

 

prosecutions against current and former members of the armed forces for certain alleged offences


 
 

Committee of the whole House: 9 July 2018                

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Northern Ireland Budget (No. 2), continued

 
 

committed during military operations or similar circumstances from the ambit of authorised

 

expenditure by the Public Prosecution Service for Northern Ireland.

 


 

Sir Michael Fallon

 

Dr Julian Lewis

 

Tom Tugendhat

 

Richard Benyon

 

Sir Nicholas Soames

 

Ruth Smeeth

Mrs Madeleine Moon

Johnny Mercer

Mr Philip Dunne

James Gray

Mrs Sheryll Murray

Nick Herbert

Mr Alister Jack

Sir Hugo Swire

Chris Davies

Mr Mark Francois

Paul Masterton

Leo Docherty

Sir Roger Gale

Sir William Cash

Dame Cheryl Gillan

Richard Drax

Stephen Hammond

Sir David Amess

Antoinette Sandbach

Tim Loughton

Bob Stewart

James Duddridge

Bill Grant

Robert Neill

Derek Thomas

Stephen Crabb

Sir Edward Leigh

Dr Sarah Wollaston

Sir Henry Bellingham

Sir Mike Penning

 

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Parliamentary Star    

Schedule  2,  page  27,  line  33,  after “offences” insert “other than the prosecution of

 

members and former members of the armed forces for murder, manslaughter or culpable

 

homicide, or for attempt of those offences, if the alleged offence was committed—

 

(a)    

more than 20 years before the date of issue of proceedings; and

 

(b)    

when the accused person was subject to service law, or was a civilian

 

under service discipline, and engaged in a UK peacekeeping

 

operation; and

 

(c)    

if the alleged offence relates to events which took place in Northern

 

Ireland and which have been the subject of an investigation by—

 

(i)    

a service police force or a UK police force, or

 

(ii)    

a coroner.”

 

Member’s explanatory statement

 

The intention of this amendment and the similar amendment to Schedule 1 is to remove

 

prosecutions against current and former members of the armed forces for certain alleged offences

 

committed during military operations or similar circumstances from the ambit of authorised

 

expenditure by the Public Prosecution Service for Northern Ireland.

 


 

 

Revised 09 July 2018