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Amendment Paper as at
Thursday 27th January 2005

STANDING COMMITTEE F


DRUGS BILL

   

Mr Mark Oaten
Mr Alistair Carmichael

9

Clause     1,     page     1,     line     11,     leave out '18' and insert '16'.

   

Mrs Cheryl Gillan
Mr Crispin Blunt

28

Clause     1,     page     1,     line     11,     leave out '18' and insert 'criminal responsibility'.

   

Mrs Cheryl Gillan

Mr Crispin Blunt

30

Clause     1,     page     1,     line     11,     at end insert—

'(c) the offender intended to supply controlled drugs to a person under the age of 16.'.

   

Mr Mark Oaten

Mr Alistair Carmichael

12

Clause     1,     page     1,     line     16,     after 'aggravated', insert 'and must state the portion of a sentence being imposed that relates to this aggravation'.

   

Mrs Cheryl Gillan
Mr Crispin Blunt

1

Clause     1,     page     1,     line     18,     after 'school', insert 'youth club, skate park, arcade or bowling alley'.

   

Mrs Cheryl Gillan
Mr Crispin Blunt

25

Clause     1,     page     1,     line     18,     leave out 'at a relevant time' and insert 'at any time'.

   

Mr Mark Oaten
Mr Alistair Carmichael

17

Clause     1,     page     1,     line     18,     after 'time', insert 'or involved the supply of controlled drugs to a person under the age of 16.'.

   

Mr Mark Oaten
Mr Alistair Carmichael

10

Clause     1,     page     1,     line     21,     leave out '18' and insert '16'.

   

Mrs Cheryl Gillan
Mr Crispin Blunt

26

Clause     1,     page     2,     line     1,     leave out subsection (5).

   

Mrs Cheryl Gillan
Mr Crispin Blunt
Mr Mark Oaten
Mr Alistair Carmichael

2

Clause     1,     page     2,     line     5,     leave out subsection (6).

   

Mr Mark Oaten
Mr Alistair Carmichael

11

Clause     1,     page     2,     line     9,     leave out 'requests' and insert 'requires or causes'.

   

Mrs Cheryl Gillan
Mr Crispin Blunt

29

Clause     1,     page     2,     line     9,     leave out 'requests' and insert 'intends to use or uses'.

   

Mrs Cheryl Gillan
Mr Crispin Blunt

3

Clause     1,     page     2,     line     12,     after 'cash', insert ', or items intended to be exchanged for their monetary value,'.

   

Mr Mark Oaten
Mr Alistair Carmichael

14

Clause     1,     page     2,     line     12,     after 'cash', insert 'or other consideration'.

   

Mr Mark Oaten
Mr Alistair Carmichael

15

Clause     1,     page     2,     line     13,     after first 'cash', insert 'or other consideration'.

   

Mrs Cheryl Gillan
Mr Crispin Blunt

4

Clause     1,     page     2,     line     13,     after first 'cash', insert ', or items intended to be exchanged for their monetary value,'.

   

Mr Mark Oaten
Mr Alistair Carmichael

16

Clause     1,     page     2,     line     13,     after second 'cash', insert 'or other consideration'.

   

Mrs Cheryl Gillan
Mr Crispin Blunt

5

Clause     1,     page     2,     line     13,     after second 'cash', insert ', or items intended to be exchanged for their monetary value,'.

   

Mrs Cheryl Gillan
Mr Crispin Blunt

6

Clause     1,     page     2,     line     18,     after 'cash', insert ', or items intended to be exchanged for their monetary value,'.

   

Mrs Cheryl Gillan
Mr Crispin Blunt

7

Clause     1,     page     2,     line     25,     at end insert—

'(g) any goods which are intended to be exchanged in the place of cash.'.

   

Mrs Cheryl Gillan
Mr Crispin Blunt

27

Clause     1,     page     2,     line     37,     leave out from 'above)' to end of subsection and insert 'will apply upon Royal Assent'.


   

Mrs Cheryl Gillan
Mr Crispin Blunt

31

Clause     2,     page     3,     line     3,     leave out subsection (4B).


   

Mrs Cheryl Gillan
Mr Crispin Blunt

32

Clause     3,     page     3,     line     31,     leave out 'the appropriate'.

   

Mrs Cheryl Gillan
Mr Crispin Blunt

33

Clause     3,     page     3,     line     34,     after 'inform', insert 'in writing'.

   

Mrs Cheryl Gillan
Mr Crispin Blunt

34

Clause     3,     page     4,     line     12,     leave out from 'draw' to end of line and insert 'any appropriate inferences from the refusal'.

   

Mrs Cheryl Gillan
Mr Crispin Blunt

35

Clause     3,     page     4,     line     22,     at end insert—

'(d) a prison officer'.


   

Mrs Cheryl Gillan
Mr Crispin Blunt

36

Clause     5,     page     5,     line     22,     leave out from 'officer' to 'has'.

   

Mrs Cheryl Gillan
Mr Crispin Blunt

37

Clause     5,     page     5,     line     25,     leave out 'a Class A' and insert 'or can be reasonably suspected to have swallowed any controlled drug'.

   

Mrs Cheryl Gillan
Mr Crispin Blunt

40

Clause     5,     page     5,     line     25,     at end insert 'within 3 hours of the authorisation by that officer'.

   

Mrs Cheryl Gillan
Mr Crispin Blunt

38

Clause     5,     page     5,     line     26,     leave out paragraph (b).

   

Mrs Cheryl Gillan
Mr Crispin Blunt

39

Clause     5,     page     5,     line     29,     leave out '(or both)'.

   

Mrs Cheryl Gillan
Mr Crispin Blunt

41

Clause     5,     page     5,     line     42,     at end insert—

'(d) a purpose built facility for carrying out searches authorised under this legislation'.


   

John Mann

18

Clause     7,     page     8,     line     34,     after 'A', insert 'or class B'.

   

John Mann

19

Clause     7,     page     9,     line     3,     after 'A', insert 'or class B'.

   

Mrs Cheryl Gillan
Mr Crispin Blunt

8

Clause     7,     page     9,     line     9,     leave out paragraph (a).


   

John Mann

20

Clause     9,     page     11,     line     14,     after 'person', insert ', who may be his GP,'.


   

John Mann

21

Clause     10,     page     12,     line     17,     after 'a', insert 'GP or other'.

   

John Mann

22

Clause     10,     page     12,     line     26,     after 'assessor', insert 'and his GP'.

   

John Mann

23

Clause     21,     page     21,     line     8,     leave out 'A' and insert 'C'.

   

John Mann

24

Clause     21,     page     21,     line     9,     leave out 'A' and insert 'C'.


NEW CLAUSES

Inclusion of khat as a Class A drug
   

Mrs Cheryl Gillan
Mr Crispin Blunt

NC1

To move the following Clause:—

'In Part 1 of Schedule 2 to the Misuse of Drugs Act 1971 (c. 38) (Class A drugs), in paragraph 1, insert at the appropriate place—"Khat which contains cathinone or cathine.".'.

Treatment

   

Mrs Cheryl Gillan
Mr Crispin Blunt

NC2

To move the following Clause:—

'Any person convicted of a drugs offence must submit to a drugs treatment programme.'.


ORDER OF THE HOUSE [TUESDAY 18th JANUARY 2005

That the following provisions shall apply to the Drugs Bill:

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 Thursday 3rd February 2005.

    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.

Programming Committee

    6.   Standing Order No. 83B (Programming Committees) shall not apply to proceedings on consideration and Third Reading.

Programming of proceedings

    7.   Any other proceedings on the Bill (including any proceedings on consideration of Lords Amendments or on any further messages from the Lords) may be programmed.


 
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