Criminal Justice and Courts Bill

Amendment
to be moved
in committee

After Clause 28

LORD SHARKEY

 

Insert the following new Clause—

“Disregarding certain convictions for buggery etc: making an application on
behalf of another person

(1)     In section 92 of the Protection of Freedoms Act 2012 (power of Secretary of
State to disregard convictions or cautions), after subsection (1) insert—

“(1A)    A person may make an application under subsection (1) on behalf
of another person if that other person is deceased.”.

(2)     In section 93 of that Act (applications to the Secretary of State)—

(a)   in subsection (2)(a), at the end insert “or if applying on behalf of a
deceased person, the name and dates of birth and death of that
person”;

(b)   in subsection (2)(b), at the end insert “or if applying on behalf of a
deceased person, the name and address of that person at the time of
the conviction or caution”.”

Prepared 3rd July 2014