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NC19To move the following Clause:
Entitlement to certificate and licence: further provisions
Mr Peter Robinson
NC20To move the following Clause:
'(1) If a person who is on licence under section 9 is convicted of an offence which (or the conduct constituting which) might have been specified in a certificate of eligibility, but which was not specified in such a certificate, the Secretary of State shall revoke the person's licence.
(2) Where a person has been granted a certificate of eligibility in which certain conduct, or certain offences, are specified, and is on licence, no further certificate may be granted to that person in respect of any other offences.'.
Registration by victim that prosecution should not be brought
NC21To move the following Clause:
'(1) A victim may register with the certification commissioner that he does not wish for a prosecution to be brought in respect of an offence to which this Act applies against any person who gives a full and truthful confession to his involvement in the offence.'.
(2) A victim may further register his wish that the confession be given by any such person in his presence.
(3) The certification commissioner shall make public any wishes submitted under subsections (1) and (2) in such manner as he sees fit.
(4) Where a victim has registered his wishes under subsection (1), any person who holds a certificate of eligibility and who has, in the opinion of the certification commissioner, given a full and truthful confession to that offence may not be prosecuted before the Special Tribunal; provided that
Consultation by commissioner
NC22To move the following Clause:
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.
ORDER OF THE COMMITTEE [6TH DECEMBER 2005]That
(1) during proceedings on the Northern Ireland (Offences) Bill, in addition to its first meeting at 10.30 a.m. on Tuesday 6th December, the Standing Committee shall meet
(3) the proceedings shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a conclusion at 4.00 p.m. on Thursday 15th December.
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