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

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Revocation of bail

   

Mr Secretary Blunkett

NC43

To move the following Clause:—

    '(1)   Where—

(a) a court revokes a person's bail under this Part, and

(b) that person is not before the court when his bail is revoked,

the court must order him to surrender himself forthwith to the custody of the court.

    (2)   Where a person surrenders himself into the custody of the court in compliance with an order under subsection (1), the court must remand him in custody.

    (3)   A person who has been ordered to surrender to custody under subsection (1) may be arrested without a warrant by an officer if he fails without reasonable cause to surrender to custody in accordance with the order.

    (4)   A person arrested under subsection (3) must be brought as soon as practicable, and, in any event, not more than 24 hours after he is arrested, before the court and the court must remand him in custody.

    (5)   For the purpose of calculating the period referred to in subsection (4), the following are to be disregarded—

(a) Sunday,

(b) Christmas Day,

(c) Good Friday,

(d) any day which is a bank holiday under the Banking and Financial Dealings Act 1971 (c.80) in the part of the United Kingdom where the person is for the time being detained.'.


Armed Forces: Part 10

   

Mr Secretary Blunkett

NC44

To move the following Clause:—

    '(1)   Section 31 of the Armed Forces Act 2001 (c.19) (provision in consequence of enactments relating to criminal justice) applies to an enactment contained in this Part so far as relating to matters not specified in subsection (2) of that section as it applies to a criminal justice enactment.

    (2)   The power under that section to make provision equivalent to that made in relation to qualifying offences by an enactment contained in this Part (with or without modifications) includes power to make such provision in relation to such service offences as the Secretary of State thinks fit.

    (3)   In subsection (2) "service offence" means an offence under the Army Act 1955 (3&4Eliz.2 c.18), the Air Force Act 1955 (3&4Eliz.2 c.19) or the Naval Discipline Act 1957 (c.53).'.


Application of Part 10 to Northern Ireland

   

Mr Secretary Blunkett

NC54

*To move the following Clause:—

    '(1)   In its application to Northern Ireland this Part is to have effect subject to the modifications in this section.

    (2)   In sections 63(1)(a) and (b), 64(2)(a), 67(3) and 73(2)(a) for "England and Wales" substitute "Northern Ireland".

    (3)   For section 63(2)(c) substitute—

"(c) in respect of which, in proceedings where he has been found to be unfit to be tried in accordance with Article 49 of the Mental Health (Northern Ireland) Order 1986 (S.I. 1986/595 (N.I. 4)), a finding has been made that he did the act or made the omission charged against him."

    (4)   In section 63(8) for "Part 1" substitute "Part 1A".

    (5)   In section 69(1) for "Criminal Appeal Act 1968 (c. 19)" substitute "Criminal Appeal (Northern Ireland) Act 1980 (c. 47)".

    (6)   In section 69(2)—

(a) for "33" substitute "31", and

(b) for "An" substitute "Subject to the provisions of this Part of this Act, an".

    (7)   In section 69(4)—

(a) for "34(2)" substitute "32(2), and

(b) for "33(1B)" substitute "31(1B)".

    (8)   In section 72(1) for "preferred" substitute "presented".

    (9)   After section 72(6) insert—

    "(6A)   Article 29 of the Legal Aid, Advice and Assistance (Northern Ireland) Order 1981 (S.I. 1981/228 (N.I. 8)) applies in the case of a person who is to be tried in accordance with subsection (1) as if—

(a) he had been committed for trial for the offence in question, and

(b) the reference in paragraph (2)(a) of that Article to a magistrates' court included a reference to the Court of Appeal."

    (10)   In section 79(1) for the words from the beginning to "does" substitute "Sections 30(4) and 36 of the Justice (Northern Ireland) Act 2002 (c.26) do".

    (11)   Until the coming into force of section 36 of that Act of 2002 the reference to that section in subsection (10) is to be read as a reference to Article 4(8) of the Prosecution of Offences (Northern Ireland) Order 1972 (S.I. 1972/538 (N.I. 1)).

    (12)   In section 80(2) for "the Criminal Appeal Rules and the Crown Court Rules" substitute "rules under section 55 of the Judicature (Northern Ireland) Act 1978 (c.23) and Crown Court Rules".

    (13)   In section 81(1) for the definition of "police force" substitute—

""police force" means—

(a) the Police Service of Northern Ireland or the Police Service of Northern Ireland Reserve,

(b) the Ministry of Defence Police,

(c) any body of constables appointed under Article 19 of the Airports (Northern Ireland) Order 1994 (S.I. 1994/426 (N.I. 1)), or

(d) any body of special constables appointed in Northern Ireland under section 79 of the Harbours, Docks and Piers Clauses Act 1847 (c. 27) or section 57 of the Civil Aviation Act 1982 (c.16);".

    (14)   Omit section 81(2).'.


   

Mr Oliver Letwin
Mr Dominic Grieve
Mr Nick Hawkins
Mr Mark Francois

18

Page     41,     line     7     [Clause     63],     leave out 'a qualifying offence' and insert 'murder or rape, contrary to section 1 of the Sexual Offences Act 1956'.

   

Mr Secretary Blunkett

462

*Page     41,     line     8     [Clause     63],     leave out 'in England and Wales'.

   

Mr Secretary Blunkett

463

*Page     41,     line     9     [Clause     63],     at end insert 'in England and Wales'.

   

Mr Secretary Blunkett

464

*Page     41,     line     10     [Clause     63],     leave out 'on indictment' and insert 'in proceedings on indictment in England and Wales'.

   

Mr Secretary Blunkett

465

*Page     41,     line     27     [Clause     63],     leave out 'England and Wales or Scotland' and insert 'the United Kingdom'.

   

Mr Secretary Blunkett

357

Page     41,     line     30     [Clause     63],     after 'Kingdom' insert 'or elsewhere'.

   

Mr Secretary Blunkett

466

*Page     41,     line     31     [Clause     63],     leave out 'England and Wales or Scotland' and insert 'the United Kingdom'.

   

Mr Secretary Blunkett

467

*Page     41,     line     38     [Clause     63],     after 'in' insert 'Part 1 of'.


   

Mr Oliver Letwin
Mr Dominic Grieve
Mr Nick Hawkins
Mr Mark Francois

19

Page     188,     line     1,     leave out Schedule 4.

   

Vera Baird
Tony Wright
Mr Robert Marshall-Andrews
Mr Neil Gerrard
Mr Mark Fisher
Denzil Davies

Mr Austin MitchellMr Elfyn Llwyd

129

Page     188,     line     8     [Schedule     4],     leave out paragraph 2.

   

Vera Baird
Tony Wright
Mr Robert Marshall-Andrews
Mr Neil Gerrard
Mr Mark Fisher
Denzil Davies

Mr Austin MitchellMr Elfyn Llwyd

130

Page     188,     line     16     [Schedule     4],     leave out paragraphs 5 and 6.

   

Mr Secretary Blunkett

423

Page     188,     line     22     [Schedule     4],     at end insert 'or section 1 or 2 of the Sexual Offences Act 2003'.

   

Vera Baird
Tony Wright
Mr Robert Marshall-Andrews
Mr Neil Gerrard
Mr Mark Fisher
Denzil Davies

Mr Austin MitchellMr Elfyn Llwyd

131

Page     188,     line     23     [Schedule     4],     leave out paragraphs 8 to 18.

   

Mr Secretary Blunkett

424

Page     188,     line     25     [Schedule     4],     at end insert 'or section 1 or 2 of the Sexual Offences Act 2003'.


   

Mr Secretary Blunkett

425

Page     189,     line     12     [Schedule     4],     at end insert—

'Fraudulent evasion in respect of Class A drug

12A  An offence under section 170(1) or (2) of the Customs and Excise Management Act 1979 (c.2) alleged to have been committed in respect of a Class A drug (as defined by section 2 of the Misuse of Drugs Act 1971 (c.38)).'.


   

Vera Baird
Tony Wright
Mr Robert Marshall-Andrews
Mr Neil Gerrard
Mr Mark Fisher
Denzil Davies

Mr Austin MitchellMr Elfyn Llwyd

132

Page     190,     line     7     [Schedule     4],     leave out paragraphs 21 to 29.


   

Mr Secretary Blunkett

474

*Page     191,     line     4     [Schedule     4],     after 'in' insert 'this Part of'.

   

Mr Secretary Blunkett

475

*Page     191,     line     4     [Schedule     4],     at end insert—

'Part 1A

List of Offences for Northern Ireland

Murder

 30A Murder.

Attempted murder

 30B An offence under Article 3 of the Criminal Attempts and Conspiracy (Northern Ireland) Order 1983 of attempting to commit murder.

Soliciting murder

 30C An offence under section 4 of the Offences against the Person Act 1861 (c.100).

Manslaughter

 30D Manslaughter.

Wounding or causing grievous bodily harm with intent

 30E An offence under section 18 of the Offences against the Person Act 1861 (c.100).

Kidnapping

 30F Kidnapping.

Rape

 30G Rape.

Attempted rape

 30H An offence under section 2 of the Attempted Rape, etc., Act (Northern Ireland) 1960.

Intercourse with a girl under fourteen

 30I An offence under section 4 of the Criminal Law Amendment Act 1885 (c.69) of unlawfully and carnally knowing a girl under fourteen.

Incest by a man with a girl under fourteen

 30J An offence under section 1(1) of the Punishment of Incest Act 1908 (c. 45) alleged to have been committed with a girl under fourteen.

Unlawful importation of Class A drug

 30K An offence under section 50(2) of the Customs and Excise Management Act 1979 (c.2) alleged to have been committed in respect of a Class A drug (as defined by section 2 of the Misuse of Drugs Act 1971 (c.38)).

Unlawful exportation of Class A drug

 30L An offence under section 68(2) of the Customs and Excise Management Act 1979 (c.2) alleged to have been committed in respect of a Class A drug (as defined by section 2 of the Misuse of Drugs Act 1971 (c.38)).

Fraudulent evasion in respect of Class A drug

 30M An offence under section 170(1) or (2) of the Customs and Excise Management Act 1979 (c.2) alleged to have been committed in respect of a Class A drug (as defined by section 2 of the Misuse of Drugs Act 1971 (c.38)).

Producing or being concerned in production of Class A drug

 30N An offence under section 4(2) of the Misuse of Drugs Act 1971 (c.38) alleged to have been committed in respect of a Class A drug (as defined by section 2 of that Act).

Supplying or offering to supply Class A drug

 30O An offence under section 4(3) of the Misuse of Drugs Act 1971 (c.38) alleged to have been committed in respect of a Class A drug (as defined by section 2 of that Act).

Robbery

 30P An offence under section 8(1) of the Theft Act (Northern Ireland) 1969 where it is alleged that, at some time during the commission of the offence, the defendant had in his possession a firearm or imitation firearm (as defined by Article 2(2) of the Firearms (Northern Ireland) Order 1981).

Arson endangering life

 30Q An offence under Article 3(2) of the Criminal Damage (Northern Ireland) Order 1977 alleged to have been committed by destroying or damaging property by fire.

Causing explosion likely to endanger life or property

 30R An offence under section 2 of the Explosive Substances Act 1883 (c.3).

Intent or conspiracy to cause explosion likely to endanger life or property

 30S An offence under section 3(1)(a) of the Explosive Substances Act 1883 (c.3).

Genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes

 30T An offence under section 51 or 52 of the International Criminal Court Act 2001 (c.17).

Grave breaches of the Geneva Conventions

 30U An offence under section 1 of the Geneva Conventions Act 1957 (c.52).

Directing terrorist organisation

 30V An offence under section 56 of the Terrorism Act 2000 (c.11).

Hostage-taking

 30W An offence under section 1 of the Taking of Hostages Act 1982 (c.28).

Hijacking of aircraft

 30X An offence under section 1 of the Aviation Security Act 1982 (c.36).

Destroying, damaging or endangering the safety of an aircraft

 30Y An offence under section 2 of the Aviation Security Act 1982 (c.36).

Hijacking of ships

 30Z An offence under section 9 of the Aviation and Maritime Security Act 1990 (c.31).

Seizing or exercising control of fixed platforms

 30ZA An offence under section 10 of the Aviation and Maritime Security Act 1990 (c.31).

Destroying ships or fixed platforms or endangering their safety

 30ZB An offence under section 11 of the Aviation and Maritime Security Act 1990 (c.31).

Hijacking of Channel Tunnel trains

 30ZC An offence under article 4 of the Channel Tunnel (Security) Order 1994 (S.I. 1994/570).

Seizing or exercising control of the Channel Tunnel system

 30ZD An offence under article 5 of the Channel Tunnel (Security) Order 1994 (S.I. 1994/570).

Conspiracy

 30ZE An offence under Article 9 of the Criminal Attempts and Conspiracy (Northern Ireland) Order 1983 of conspiracy to commit an offence listed in this Part of this Schedule.'

 
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