Amendments proposed to the Criminal Justice Bill - continued House of Commons

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Mr Graham Allen

506

Clause     157,     page     87,     line     25,     after 'reasons', insert 'under section 126 of this Act (purposes of sentencing)'.

   

Mr Graham Allen

507

Clause     157,     page     87,     line     25,     after 'passed', insert 'including in particular why and how the sentence provides for the making of reparation by the offender to persons affected by his offences and for the reform and rehabilitation of the offender'.

   

Mr Graham Allen

493

Clause     157,     page     87,     line     26,     after 'offender', insert 'and to his victim in writing'.

   

Mr Graham Allen

505

Clause     157,     page     87,     line     30,     at end insert 'and in particular the risk to him of a custodial sentence'.

   

Mr Graham Allen

508

Clause     157,     page     87,     line     35,     at end insert 'and

      (v) where a sentence includes custody, the distinction between the minimum period which must be spent in custody and the subsequent period which may be spent on licence'.

   

Hilary Benn

550

Clause     157,     page     87,     line     37,     leave out paragraph (a) and insert—

      '(a) where guidelines indicate that a sentence of a particular kind, or within a particular range, would normally be appropriate for the offence and the sentence is of a different kind, or is outside that range, state the court's reasons for deciding on a sentence of a different kind or outside that range,'.


   

Mr Graham Allen

509

Clause     158,     page     88,     leave out lines 31 and 32 and insert—

      '(aa) assisting such persons to make a judgement as to whether different sentences are more or less effective'.

   

Mr Graham Allen

510

Clause     158,     page     88,     line     31,     after 'of', insert 'the cost of different sentences and'.


   

Simon Hughes
Mr David Heath

487

Clause     160,     page     89,     line     6,     leave out '16' and insert '18'.

   

Mr Graham Allen

514

Clause     160,     page     90,     line     8,     at end insert 'and whether the offender has a reasonable expectation of complying with the requirements'.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr David Heath

671

Clause     160,     page     90,     line     8,     at end insert 'and the court is satisfied that the offender has a reasonable expectation of complying with the requirements.'.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr David Heath

658

Clause     160,     page     90,     line     8,     at end add—

    '(7)   When making a community order the court must be satisfied that the requirements are necessary and proportionate to the seriousness of the offence, and give reasons as to why it is so satisfied.'.


   

Hilary Benn

571

Schedule     7,     page     188,     line     38,     leave out from 'Schedule' to end of line 41 and insert—

            '(a)   a requirement falling within any paragraph of section 160(1) is of the same kind as any other requirement falling within that paragraph, and

            (b)    an electronic monitoring requirement is a requirement of the same kind as any requirement falling within section 160(1) to which it relates.'.

   

Hilary Benn

572

Schedule     7,     page     189,     line     24,     leave out from 'and' to end of line 27 and insert 'does not include a direction that any failure to comply with the requirements of the order is to be dealt with by a magistrates' court'.

   

Mr Graham Allen
Simon Hughes
Mr David Heath

500

Schedule     7,     page     189,     line     39,     leave out 'must' and insert 'may'.

   

Hilary Benn

573

Schedule     7,     page     189,     line     42,     leave out from 'and' to end of line 3 on page 190 and insert 'does not include a direction that any failure to comply with the requirements of the order is to be dealt with by a magistrates' court'.

   

Hilary Benn

574

Schedule     7,     page     190,     line     9,     leave out from 'order' to end of line 14 and insert 'which was made by the Crown Court and includes a direction that any failure to comply with the requirements of the order is to be dealt with by a magistrates' court'.

   

Hilary Benn

575

Schedule     7,     page     190,     line     36,     leave out from 'which' to end of line 39 and insert 'does not include a direction that any failure to comply with the requirements of the order is to be dealt with by a magistrates' court'.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr David Heath

659

Schedule     7,     page     191,     line     22,     leave out sub-subparagraph (c).

   

Simon Hughes
Mr David Heath

661

Schedule     7,     page     191,     line     30,     at end insert—

    '(1A)   Where the magistrates' court is of the opinion that the failure to comply with the requirement or requirements is of a minor nature it may take no further action.'.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr David Heath

660

Schedule     7,     page     192,     line     25,     leave out sub-subparagraph (c).

   

Simon Hughes
Mr David Heath

662

Schedule     7,     page     192,     line     32,     at end insert—

    '(1A)   Where the Crown Court is of the opinion that the failure to comply with the requirement or requirements is of a minor nature it may take no further action.'.

   

Hilary Benn

576

Schedule     7,     page     194,     leave out lines 28 to 31 and insert 'does not include a direction that any failure to comply with the requirements of the order is to be dealt with by a magistrates' court'.

   

Hilary Benn

577

Schedule     7,     page     195,     leave out lines 37 to 43 and insert—

            '(a)   in relation to any community order which was made by the Crown Court and does not include any direction that any failure to comply with the requirements of the order is to be dealt with by a magistrates' court, the Crown Court, and'.


   

Mr Dominic Grieve
Mr Humfrey Malins
Mr Mark Francois

705

Clause     163,     page     91,     line     8,     leave out '2 weeks' and insert 'one day.'.


   

Simon Hughes
Mr David Heath

663

Clause     164,     page     92,     line     12,     at end add—

    '(6)   Where the court makes a custody plus order requiring the licence to be subject to a requirement or requirements the court must give reasons why the requirement is considered appropriate and necessary.'.


   

Simon Hughes
Mr David Heath

664

Clause     165,     page     93,     line     18,     at end add—

    '(10)   Where the court makes an intermittent custody order subject to a requirement the court must give reasons why the requirement is considered appropriate and necessary.'.


   

Hilary Benn

551

Clause     166,     page     93,     line     31,     at end insert—

    '(3 )    In this section "custodial period", in relation to a sentence to which an intermittent custody order relates, means any part of the sentence that is not a licence period.'.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr David Heath

665

Clause     166,     page     93,     line     31,     at end insert—

    '(3)   The court may not make an intermittent custody order in respect of any offender unless the court is of the opinion that a full custodial sentence would be justified.'.


   

Hilary Benn

578

Schedule     8,     page     200,     line     36,     leave out 'that petty sessions area' and insert 'the petty sessions area concerned'.

   

Hilary Benn

579

Schedule     8,     page     201,     line     17,     leave out from 'sub-paragraph (1)' to end of line 19 and insert—

            '(a)   a requirement falling within any paragraph of section 164(1) is of the same kind as any other requirement falling within that paragraph, and

            (b)    an electronic monitoring requirement is a requirement of the same kind as any requirement falling within section 164(1) to which it relates.'.

   

Hilary Benn

580

Schedule     8,     page     201,     line     25,     after 'order' insert '(a)'.

   

Hilary Benn

581

Schedule     8,     page     201,     line     26,     at end insert—

            '(b)   so as to provide that he is to remain in prison until the number of days served by him in prison is equal to the number of custodial days,'.

   

Hilary Benn

582

Schedule     8,     page     201,     line     31,     at end insert—

    '(3) In this paragraph "custodial period" has the same meaning as in section 166(3).'.


   

Simon Hughes
Mr David Heath

666

Clause     171,     page     96,     line     27,     at end insert—

    '(6)   Where the court makes a suspended sentence order subject to a requirement the court must give reasons why the requirement is considered appropriate and necessary.'.

 
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