Amendments proposed to the Sexual Offences Bill [Lords] - continued House of Commons

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Mr Hilton Dawson

9

*Clause     49,     page     26,     line     26,     leave out 'against a person under 16'.

   

Mr Hilton Dawson

10

*Clause     49,     page     26,     line     28,     leave out subsections (5) and (6).


   

Paul Goggins

92

*Clause     53,     page     27,     line     35,     leave out 'moving or still'.


   

Paul Goggins

93

*Clause     58,     page     28,     line     36,     leave out '(A)'.

   

Mr Hilton Dawson

12

*Clause     58,     page     29,     line     12,     at end add—

    '(3)   A person guilty of an offence against a person aged under 18 under this section is liable on conviction on indictment, to imprisonment for a term not exceeding 14 years.'.


   

Paul Goggins

94

*Clause     59,     page     29,     line     14,     leave out '(A)'.

   

Mr Hilton Dawson

13

*Clause     59,     page     29,     line     27,     at end add—

    '(3)   A person guilty of an offence against a person aged under 18 under this section is liable on conviction on indictment, to imprisonment for a term not exceeding 14 years.'.


   

Paul Goggins

95

*Clause     60,     page     29,     line     29,     leave out '(A)'.

   

Mr Hilton Dawson

14

*Clause     60,     page     29,     line     42,     at end add—

    '(3)   A person guilty of an offence against a person aged under 18 under this section is liable on conviction on indictment, to imprisonment for a term not exceeding 14 years.'.


   

Paul Goggins

96

*Clause     68,     page     33,     line     9,     leave out '(A)'.


   

Paul Goggins

97

*Clause     70,     page     34,     line     2,     leave out subsection (1).

   

Paul Goggins

98

*Clause     70,     page     34,     line     3,     at beginning insert 'For the purposes of section 69,'.

   

Paul Goggins

99

*Clause     70,     page     34,     line     10,     leave out subsection (3).

   

Paul Goggins

100

*Clause     70,     page     34,     leave out line 13.


   

Paul Goggins

101

*Schedule     2,     page     76,     line     15,     leave out '15 and'.


   

Paul Goggins

102

*Clause     80,     page     38,     line     3,     at end insert—

      '( ) "Image" means a moving or still image and includes an image produced by any means and, where the context permits, a three-dimensional image.

      ( ) References to an image of a person include references to an image of an imaginary person.'.

   

Paul Goggins

103

*Clause     80,     page     38,     line     6,     leave out subsection (5) and insert—

      '( ) References to observation (however expressed) are to observation whether direct or by looking at an image.'.


   

Paul Goggins

104

*Schedule     3,     page     79,     line     41,     leave out 'or learning disability'.

   

Paul Goggins

105

*Schedule     3,     page     79,     line     42,     leave out 'or learning disability'.

   

Paul Goggins

106

*Schedule     3,     page     79,     line     45,     leave out 'or learning disability'.


   

Mr Hilton Dawson

15

*Clause     113,     page     59,     line     23,     leave out '16' and insert '18'.

   

Mr Hilton Dawson

16

*Clause     113,     page     59,     line     24,     leave out '16' and insert '18'.

   

Mr Hilton Dawson

17

*Clause     113,     page     59,     line     34,     leave out subsection (6).


   

Mr Hilton Dawson

18

*Clause     114,     page     60,     line     4,     after 'paragraphs', insert '5 to 9,'.

   

Mr Hilton Dawson

19

*Clause     114,     page     60,     line     7,     leave out '16' and insert '18'.

   

Mr Hilton Dawson

20

*Clause     114,     page     60,     line     13,     leave out '16' and insert '18'.

   

Mr Hilton Dawson

21

*Clause     114,     page     60,     line     18,     leave out '16' and insert '18'.


Anonymity of suspects and defendants in certain cases

   

Annette Brooke
Sandra Gidley
Simon Hughes

NC1

*To move the following Clause:—

    '(1)   Where an allegation has been made that a person has committed an offence listed in Schedule 3 to the Sex Offenders Act 1997, no matter relating to that person shall be included in any publication if it is likely to lead members of the public to identify that person as the person who is alleged to have committed the offence, until and if that person is charged.

    (2)   If any matter is published or included in a relevant programme in contravention of sub-section (1), the following persons, namely—

      (a) in the case of a publication in a newspaper or periodical, any proprietor, any editor and any publisher of the newspaper or periodical;

      (b) in the case of any other publication, the person who publishes it; and

      (c) in the case of matter included in a relevant programme, any body corporate which is engaged in providing the service in which the programme is included and any person having functions in relation to the programme corresponding to those of an editor of a newspaper,

       shall be guilty of an offence.'.


RESOLUTION OF THE HOUSE [15TH JULY 2003]

That the following provisions shall apply to the Sexual Offences Bill [Lords]:

Committal

1. The Bill shall be committed to a Standing Committee.

Proceedings in Standing Committee

2. Proceedings in the Standing Committee shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion on Tuesday 14th October 2003.

3. The Standing Committee shall have leave to sit twice on the first day on which it meets.

Consideration and Third Reading

4. Proceedings on consideration shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion one hour before the moment of interruption on the day on which those proceedings are commenced.

5. Proceedings on Third Reading shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion at the moment of interruption on that day.

6. Sessional Order B (programming committees) made on 28th June 2001 shall not apply to proceedings on consideration and Third Reading.

Other proceedings

7. Any other proceedings on the Bill (including any proceedings on consideration of any message from the Lords) may be programmed.


 
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