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Trial in the crown court (No. 3)|
Mr Laurence Robertson
NC18To move the following Clause:
'(1) A person who holds a certificate of eligibility shall be tried for a certified offence in the Crown Court.
(2) There is a legal obligation on a defendant to appear before the Court.
(3) Failure by the defendant to appear before the Court shall constitute a criminal offence.
(4) The Court may impose such trial conditions on the defendant as it deems necessary.'.
Duty of Secretary of State to specify certain organisations
NC19To move the following Clause:
to the satisfaction of the Monitoring Commission referred to in section 1(1) of the Northern Ireland (Monitoring Commission etc.) Act 2003.'.
228Title, leave out from beginning to 'before' in line 2 and insert 'To provide an amnesty for those who have committed certain offences'.
ORDER OF THE HOUSE [23rd NOVEMBER 2005]That the following provisions shall apply to the Northern Ireland (Offences) Bill:
Committal1. The Bill shall be committed to a Standing Committee.
Proceedings in Standing Committee2. Proceedings in the Standing Committee shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion on Thursday 15th December 2005.
3. The Standing Committee shall have leave to sit twice on the first day on which it meets.
Consideration and Third Reading4. 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. Standing Order No. 83B (Programming committees) shall not apply to proceedings on consideration and Third Reading.
Other Proceedings7. Any other proceedings on the Bill (including any proceedings on consideration of Lords Amendments or on any further message from the Lords) may be programmed.
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