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Criminal Justice Act 1988 (c. 33)

  29      (1)      The Criminal Justice Act 1988 is amended as follows.

          (2)                        In section 32 (evidence through television links), in subsection (2)(c), after

“the Protection of Children Act 1978” insert “or Part 1 of the Sexual Offences

Act 2003”.

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          (3)               In section 160(1) (possession of indecent photograph of child), at the

beginning insert “Subject to subsection (1A),”.

Criminal Justice Act 1991 (c. 53)

  30                In section 34A of the Criminal Justice Act 1991 (power to release short-term

prisoners on licence), in subsection (2)(da), for “Part I of the Sex Offenders

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Act 1997” substitute “Part 2 of the Sexual Offences Act 2003”.

  Sexual Offences (Amendment) Act 1992 (c. 34)

  31       In section 2(1) of the Sexual Offences (Amendment) Act 1992 (offences to

which that Act applies)—

              (a)                             after paragraph (d) insert—

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                           “(da)                             any offence under any of the provisions of Part 1 of

the Sexual Offences Act 2003 except section 64, 65, 66

or 70;”;

              (b)                             in paragraph (e) for “(d)” substitute “(da)”.

Criminal Justice and Public Order Act 1994 (c. 33)

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  32      (1)      The Criminal Justice and Public Order Act 1994 is amended as follows.

          (2)               In section 25 (no bail if previous conviction for certain offences), for

subsection (2)(d) and (e) substitute—

                    “(d)                      rape under the law of Scotland or Northern Ireland;

                    (e)                      an offence under section 1 of the Sexual Offences Act 1956

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(rape);

                    (f)                      an offence under section 1 of the Sexual Offences Act 2003

(rape);

                    (g)                      an offence under section 2 of that Act (assault by

penetration);

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                    (h)                      an offence under section 4 of that Act (causing a person to

engage in sexual activity without consent), where the activity

caused involved penetration within subsection (4)(a) to (d) of

that section;

                    (i)                      an offence under section 5 of that Act (rape of a child under

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13);

                    (j)                      an offence under section 6 of that Act (assault of a child under

13 by penetration);

                    (k)                      an offence under section 8 of that Act (causing or inciting a

child under 13 to engage in sexual activity), where an activity

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involving penetration within subsection (3)(a) to (d) of that

section was caused;

                    (l)                      an offence under section 31 of that Act (sexual activity with a

person with a mental disorder), where the touching involved

penetration within subsection (4)(a) to (d) of that section;

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                    (m)                      an offence under section 32 of that Act (causing or inciting a

person with a mental disorder to engage in sexual activity),

where an activity involving penetration within subsection

(4)(a) to (d) of that section was caused;

                    (n)                      an attempt to commit an offence within any of paragraphs (d)

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to (m).”

          (3)               Omit sections 142 to 144.

          (4)                        In Schedule 10 (consequential amendments) omit paragraphs 26 and 35(2)

and (4).

Criminal Law (Consolidation) (Scotland) Act 1995 (c. 39)

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  33       In section 5(6) of the Criminal Law (Consolidation) (Scotland) Act 1995

(which relates to construing the expression “a like offence”), after paragraph

(c) insert “or

                    (cc)                      any of sections 9 to 14 of the Sexual Offences Act 2003;”.

Criminal Injuries Compensation Act 1995 (c. 53)

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  34       In section 11 of the Criminal Injuries Compensation Act 1995 (approval by

parliament of certain alterations to the Tariff or provisions of the Scheme)—

              (a)             in subsection (3)(d), after “rape” insert “or an offence under section

31 of the Sexual Offences Act 2003”;

              (b)             after subsection (8) insert—

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                    “(9)                      In subsection (3) “rape”, in relation to anything done in

England and Wales, means an offence under section 1 or 5 of

the Sexual Offences Act 2003.”

Sexual Offences (Conspiracy and Incitement) Act 1996 (c.29)

  35       In the Schedule to the Sexual Offences (Conspiracy and Incitement) Act 1996

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(sexual offences for the purposes of that Act), in paragraph 1—

              (a)             for sub-paragraph (1)(b) substitute—

                             “(b)                               an offence under any of sections 1 to 12, 14 and 16

to 27 of the Sexual Offences Act 2003.”;

              (b)             in sub-paragraph (2), for “In sub-paragraph (1)(a), sub-paragraphs

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(i), (iv), (v) and (vi) do” substitute “Sub-paragraph (1)(b) does”.

Sexual Offences (Protected Material) Act 1997 (c. 39)

  36       In the Schedule to the Sexual Offences (Protected Material) Act 1997 (sexual

offences for the purposes of that Act)—

              (a)             after paragraph 5 insert—

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                 “5A.                        Any offence under any provision of Part 1 of the Sexual

Offences Act 2003 except section 64, 65, 66 or 70.”;

              (b)             in paragraph 6, for “1 to 5” substitute “5 and 5A”.

Sex Offenders Act 1997 (c. 51)

  37       The Sex Offenders Act 1997 ceases to have effect.

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Crime and Disorder Act 1998 (c. 37)

  38      (1)      The Crime and Disorder Act 1998 is amended as follows.

          (2)      Omit sections 2, 2A, 2B and 3 (sex offender orders and interim orders).

          (3)      In section 4 (appeals against orders)—

              (a)             in subsection (1), omit “a sex offender order or an order under section

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2A above”, and

              (b)             in subsection (3), omit “or 2(6) above”.

          (4)                        Omit section 20.

          (5)                        In section 21 (procedural provisions with respect to orders)—

              (a)             omit subsection (2);

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              (b)             in subsection (4)—

                    (i)                   omit “or (2)”; and

                    (ii)                  for “either of those subsections” substitute “that subsection”;

              (c)             in subsection (5), omit “or 20”;

              (d)             in subsection (6), omit “and sex offender orders” and “or 20(4)(a)”;

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              (e)             in subsection (7)(b)(i), omit “or, as the case may be, chief constable”;

              (f)             omit subsections (7A) and (7B); and

              (g)             in subsection (10), omit “or 20”.

          (6)                        Omit section 21A.

          (7)               In section 22 (offences in connection with breach of orders), omit subsections

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(6) and (7).

          (8)      In Schedule 8 (minor and consequential amendments), omit paragraph 144.

Criminal Justice (Children) (Northern Ireland) Order 1998 (S.I. 1998/1504 (N.I. 9))

  39       In paragraph 1 of Schedule 1 to the Criminal Justice (Children) (Northern

Ireland) Order 1998—

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              (a)             omit sub-paragraphs (c), (e) and (j);

              (b)             after sub-paragraph (l) insert—

                             “(m)                               Section 70 of the Sexual Offences Act 2003.”

Criminal Justice (Northern Ireland) Order 1998 (S.I. 1998/2839 (N.I. 20))

  40                         In the Criminal Justice (Northern Ireland) Order 1998, omit Articles 6, 6A, 6B

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and 7.

Youth Justice and Criminal Evidence Act 1999 (c. 23)

  41      (1)      The Youth Justice and Criminal Evidence Act 1999 is amended as follows.

          (2)               In section 35 (cross examination of child witnesses), in subsection (3)(a), after

sub-paragraph (v) insert “or

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                           (vi)                             Part 1 of the Sexual Offences Act 2003;”.

          (3)                        In section 62 (meaning of “sexual offence” etc.), for subsection (1)

substitute—

              “(1)                In this Part “sexual offence” means any offence under Part 1 of the

Sexual Offences Act 2003.”

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Powers of Criminal Courts (Sentencing) Act 2000 (c. 6)

  42      (1)                        The Powers of Criminal Courts (Sentencing) Act 2000 is amended as follows.

          (2)                        In section 91 (power to detain offenders under 18 convicted of certain

offences), for subsection (1)(b) and (c) substitute—

                    “(b)                      an offence under section 3 of the Sexual Offences Act 2003 (in

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this section, “the 2003 Act”) (sexual assault); or

                    (c)                      an offence under section 13 of the 2003 Act (child sex offences

committed by children or young persons); or

                    (d)                      an offence under section 26 of the 2003 Act (sexual activity

with a child family member); or

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                    (e)                      an offence under section 27 of the 2003 Act (inciting a child

family member to engage in sexual activity).”

          (3)      In section 109 (life sentence for second serious offence), in subsection (5),

after paragraph (f) insert—

                    “(fa)                      an offence under section 1 or 2 of the Sexual Offences Act

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2003 (in this section, “the 2003 Act”) (rape, assault by

penetration);

                    (fb)                      an offence under section 4 of the 2003 Act (causing a person

to engage in sexual activity without consent), where the

activity caused involved penetration within subsection (4)(a)

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to (d) of that section;

                    (fc)                      an offence under section 5 or 6 of the 2003 Act (rape of a child

under 13, assault of a child under 13 by penetration);

                    (fd)                      an offence under section 8 of the 2003 Act (causing or inciting

a child under 13 to engage in sexual activity), where an

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activity involving penetration within subsection (3)(a) to (d)

of that section was caused;

                    (fe)                      an offence under section 31 of the 2003 Act (sexual activity

with a person with a mental disorder), where the touching

involved penetration within subsection (4)(a) to (d) of that

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section;

                    (ff)                      an offence under section 32 of the 2003 Act (causing or

inciting a person with a mental disorder to engage in sexual

activity), where an activity involving penetration within

subsection (4)(a) to (d) of that section was caused;

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                    (fg)                      an attempt to commit an offence within any of paragraphs

(fa) to (ff);”.

          (4)      In section 161 (definition of “sexual offence” etc.), in subsection (2)—

              (a)             after paragraph (f) insert—

                           “(fa)                             an offence under any provision of Part 1 of the Sexual

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Offences Act 2003 except section 53, 54 or 66;”;

              (b)             in paragraph (g), for “(a) to (f)” substitute “(f) and (fa)”.

          (5)      In Schedule 9 (consequential amendments), omit paragraphs 189, 190 and

193.

Criminal Justice and Courts Services Act 2000 (c. 43)

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  43      (1)      The Criminal Justice and Courts Services Act 2000 is amended as follows.

          (2)      Omit sections 39 and 66.

 

 

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          (3)      In section 68 (sexual and violent offenders for the purposes of risk

assessment etc.), in subsection (2), for “Part I of the Sex Offenders Act 1997”

substitute “Part 2 of the Sexual Offences Act 2003”.

          (4)      In section 69 (duties of local probation boards in connection with victims of

certain offences), in subsection (8)(b), for “Part I of the Sex Offenders Act

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1997” substitute “Part 2 of the Sexual Offences Act 2003”.

          (5)      In Schedule 4 (offences against children for the purposes of disqualification

orders)—

              (a)             in paragraph 1, for sub-paragraph (m) substitute—

                             “(m)                               an offence under any of sections 5 to 27 and 48 to 51

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of the Sexual Offences Act 2003 (offences against

children).”;

              (b)             in paragraph 2, for sub-paragraph (n) substitute—

                             “(n)                               an offence under any of sections 1 to 4, 31 to 42, 53,

54, 57 to 61, 67 and 68 of the Sexual Offences Act

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2003.”;

              (c)             in paragraph 3, after sub-paragraph (s) insert—

                             “(sa)                               he commits an offence under section 62 or 63 of the

Sexual Offences Act 2003 (committing an offence or

trespassing with intent to commit a sexual offence)

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in a case where the intended offence was an offence

against a child.”

          (6)      Omit Schedule 5.

Sexual Offences (Amendment) Act 2000 (c. 44)

  44      (1)      The Sexual Offences (Amendment) Act 2000 is amended as follows.

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          (2)      In section 1 (reduction in age at which certain sexual acts are lawful), omit

subsections (1) and (2).

          (3)      In section 2 (defences available to persons under age), omit subsections (1)

to (3).

          (4)      Omit sections 3 and 4 (abuse of position of trust) except so far as extending

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to Scotland.

          (5)      Omit section 5 (notification requirements for offenders under section 3).

          (6)      In section 6 (meaning of “sexual offence” for the purposes of certain

enactments), omit subsection (1).

Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 (c. 29)

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  45      (1)      Schedule 2 to the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 (lifestyle offences: England and

Wales) is amended as follows.

          (2)      In paragraph 4, for sub-paragraph (2) substitute—

                           “(2)                  An offence under any of sections 57 to 59 of the Sexual Offences

Act 2003 (trafficking for sexual exploitation).”

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          (3)      For paragraph 8 substitute—

“Prostitution and child sex

          8                 (1)                  An offence under section 33 or 34 of the Sexual Offences Act 1956

(keeping or letting premises for use as a brothel).

                           (2)                  An offence under any of the following provisions of the Sexual

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Offences Act 2003—

                      (a)                     section 14 (arranging or facilitating commission of a child

sex offence);

                      (b)                     section 49 (causing or inciting child prostitution or

pornography);

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                      (c)                     section 50 (controlling a child prostitute or a child involved

in pornography);

                      (d)                     section 51 (arranging or facilitating child prostitution or

pornography);

                      (e)                     section 53 (causing or inciting prostitution for gain);

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                      (f)                     section 54 (controlling prostitution for gain).”

Adoption and Children Act 2002 (c. 38)

  46       In section 74 of the Adoption and Children Act 2002 (status conferred by

adoption not to apply for the purposes of certain enactments), in subsection

(1) for paragraphs (b) and (c) substitute “or

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                    (b)                      sections 64 and 65 of the Sexual Offences Act 2003 (sex with

an adult relative).”

Nationality, Asylum and Immigration Act 2002 (c. 41)

  47       In the Nationality, Asylum and Immigration Act 2002, omit sections 145 and

146 (traffic in prostitution).

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Criminal Justice (Scotland) Act 2003 (asp 7)

  48                In section 21(9) of the Criminal Justice (Scotland) Act 2003 (power of

adjournment where person convicted of sexual offence or offence disclosing

significant sexual aspects to behaviour in committing it), for the words from

“—(a) “three weeks”” to “each case” substitute ““four weeks” there were”.

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Access to Justice (Northern Ireland) Order 2003 (S.I. 2003/435 (N.I. 10))

  49       In Schedule 2 to the Access to Justice (Northern Ireland) Order 2003, in

paragraph 2(d)—

              (a)             omit sub-paragraph (x),

              (b)             omit “or” at the end of sub-paragraph (xi),

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              (c)             at the end of sub-paragraph (xii) insert “or

                                   (xiii)                                      under section 89, 90, 97, 100, 104, 108, 109,

114, 118, 123, 125 or 126 of the Sexual

Offences Act 2003,”.

 

 

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Criminal Justice (Northern Ireland) Order 2003 (S.I. 2003/1247 (N.I. 13))

  50                         In the Criminal Justice (Northern Ireland) Order 2003, omit—

              (a)             in Article 19(4), sub-paragraph (a) and

              (b)             in Schedule 1, paragraphs 1, 2, 20 and 21.

Schedule 7

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Section 139

 

Repeals and revocations

 

Reference

Extent of repeal or revocation

 
 

Vagrancy Act 1824 (c. 83)

In section 4 except so far as extending to

 
  

Northern Ireland, the words from “every

 
  

person wilfully” to “female”.

 

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In section 4 as it extends to Northern Ireland,

 
  

the words from “wilfully, openly, lewdly” to

 
  

“any female; or”.

 
 

Town Police Clauses Act 1847

In section 28 the words “every person who

 
 

(c. 89)

wilfully and indecently exposes his person:”.

 

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Offences Against the Person Act

Sections 61 and 62.

 
 

1861 (c. 100)

  
 

Criminal Law Amendment Act

Section 2(2) to (4).

 
 

1885 (c. 69)

Section 11.

 
 

Vagrancy Act 1898 (c. 39)

The whole Act.

 

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Criminal Law Amendment Act

Section 7.

 
 

1912 (c. 20)

  
 

Visiting Forces Act 1952 (c. 67)

In the Schedule, in paragraph 1(a) the words

 
  

“rape, buggery”; paragraph 1(b)(viii).

 
 

Army Act 1955 (3 & 4 Eliz. 2

In section 70(4), the words “or rape”.

 

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c. 18)

  
 

Air Force Act 1955 (3 & 4 Eliz. 2

In section 70(4), the words “or rape”.

 
 

c. 19)

  
 

Sexual Offences Act 1956 (c. 69)

Sections 1 to 7.

 
  

Sections 9 to 17.

 

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Sections 19 to 32.

 
  

Sections 41 to 47.

 
  

In Schedule 2, paragraphs 1 to 32.

 
 

Naval Discipline Act 1957

In section 48(2), the words “or rape”.

 
 

(c. 53)

  

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Mental Health Act 1959 (c. 72)

Sections 127 and 128.

 
 

Indecency with Children Act

The whole Act.

 
 

1960 (c. 33)

  
 

Sexual Offences Act 1967 (c. 60)

Section 1.

 
  

Section 4.

 

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Section 5.

 
  

Sections 7 and 8.

 
  

Section 10.

 
 

 

 
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