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House of Commons

 
 

Notices of Amendments

 

given on

 

Thursday 21st June 2007

 

For other Amendment(s) see the following page(s) of Supplement to Votes:

 

1-2, 3-5, 7-9, 11-14 and 15-24

 

Public Bill Committee


 

Serious Crime Bill [Lords]

 

Institution of proceedings for an offence under this Part

 

Mr Gerry Sutcliffe

 

NC8

 

To move the following Clause:—

 

‘(1)    

Any provision to which this section applies has effect with respect to an offence

 

under this Part as it has effect with respect to the anticipated offence.

 

(2)    

This section applies to provisions made by or under an enactment (whenever

 

passed or made) that—

 

(a)    

provide that proceedings may not be instituted or carried on otherwise

 

than by, or on behalf or with the consent of, any person (including any

 

provision which also makes exceptions to the prohibition);

 

(b)    

confer power to institute proceedings;

 

(c)    

confer power to seize and detain property;

 

(d)    

confer a power of forfeiture, including any power to deal with anything

 

liable to be forfeited.

 

(3)    

In relation to an offence under section 43—

 

(a)    

the reference in subsection (1) to the anticipated offence is to be read as

 

a reference to any offence specified in the indictment; and

 

(b)    

each of the offences specified in the indictment must be an offence in

 

respect of which the prosecutor has power to institute proceedings.

 

(4)    

Any consent to proceedings required as a result of this section is in addition to

 

any consent required by section 50.’.


 
 

Notices of Amendments: 21st June 2007                  

26

 

Serious Crime Bill [Lords], continued

 
 

No individual liability in respect of corporate manslaughter

 

Mr Gerry Sutcliffe

 

NC9

 

To move the following Clause:—

 

‘In section 18 of the Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act 2007

 

(c. 00) (no individual liability for offences under that Act) after subsection (1)

 

insert—

 

“(1A)    

An individual cannot be guilty of an offence under Part 2 of the Serious

 

Crime Act 2007 (encouraging or assisting crime) by reference to an

 

offence of corporate manslaughter.”’.

 

Mr Gerry Sutcliffe

 

138

 

Schedule  3,  page  58,  line  5,  at end insert ‘consisting in attempting an act calculated

 

or likely to cause sedition or disaffection in contravention of that subsection.’.

 

Mr Gerry Sutcliffe

 

139

 

Schedule  3,  page  58,  line  8,  at end insert ‘consisting in attempting to promote

 

industrial unrest in contravention of that subsection.’.

 

Mr Gerry Sutcliffe

 

140

 

Schedule  3,  page  59,  line  9,  at end insert—

 

Landmines Act 1998 (c. 33)

 

            

An offence under section 2(2) of the Landmines Act 1998 (encouraging,

 

assisting or inducing an offence under section 2(1) of that Act).’.

 

Mr Gerry Sutcliffe

 

141

 

Schedule  3,  page  59,  line  9,  at end insert—

 

Terrorism Act 2006 (c. 11)

 

            

An offence under section 1(2) of the Terrorism Act 2006 (encouraging

 

terrorism).

 

            

An offence under section 2(1) of that Act (disseminating terrorist

 

publications).

 

            

An offence under section 5 of that Act (engaging in conduct in preparation for

 

giving effect to intention to commit or assisting another to commit acts of

 

terrorism).

 

            

An offence under section 6(1) of that Act (provision of instruction or training

 

knowing that a person trained or instructed intends to use the skills obtained

 

for or in connection with the commission of acts of terrorism or for assisting

 

the commission or preparation of such acts by others).

 

            

An offence under section 6(2) of that Act as a result of paragraph (b)(ii) of that

 

subsection (receipt of instruction or training intending to use the skills obtained

 

for assisting the commission or preparation of acts of terrorism by others).’.


 
 

Notices of Amendments: 21st June 2007                  

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Serious Crime Bill [Lords], continued

 
 

Mr Gerry Sutcliffe

 

142

 

Schedule  3,  page  59,  line  25,  at end insert—

 

Greater London Council (General Powers) Act 1973 (c. xxx)

 

            

An offence under section 13 of the Greater London Council (General Powers)

 

Act 1973 (assaults etc. on officers) consisting in the aiding or inciting of any

 

person to assault, resist or obstruct an officer of the Thames Water Authority

 

duly exercising or performing any power or duty under a section or byelaw

 

mentioned in that section.’.

 

Mr Gerry Sutcliffe

 

143

 

Schedule  3,  page  59,  line  25,  at end insert—

 

Greater London Council (General Powers) Act 1974 (c. xxiv)

 

            

An offence under section 21(6) of the Greater London Council (General

 

Powers) Act 1974 (assaults etc. on officers of a borough council) consisting in

 

the aiding or inciting of any person to assault, resist or obstruct an officer of a

 

borough council duly exercising or performing any power or duty under

 

section 21 of that Act.’.

 

Mr Gerry Sutcliffe

 

144

 

Schedule  3,  page  60,  line  1,  for ‘13(8)’ substitute ‘13(9)’.

 

Mr Gerry Sutcliffe

 

145

 

Schedule  3,  page  60,  line  2,  for ‘13(7)’ substitute ‘13(8)’.

 

Mr Gerry Sutcliffe

 

146

 

Schedule  6,  page  66,  line  41,  at end insert—

 

            

‘Section 29(6)(i) of the Criminal Procedure and Investigations Act 1996

 

(c. 25) (meaning of “terrorism offence” for purpose of requirement to hold

 

preparatory hearing).’.

 

Mr Gerry Sutcliffe

 

147

 

Schedule  6,  page  68,  line  12,  at end insert—

 

            

‘Paragraph 12(b) of Schedule 1 to the Terrorism Act 2006 (c. 11) (Convention

 

offences).’.

 

Mr Vernon Coaker

 

148

 

Schedule  7,  page  73,  line  32,  leave out from beginning to end of line 34 and

 

insert—

 

‘(iv)    

a body to which Article 90 of the Health and

 

Personal Social Services (Northern Ireland) Order

 

1972 (S.I. 1972/1265 (N.I. 14)) applies;’.


 
 

Notices of Amendments: 21st June 2007                  

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Serious Crime Bill [Lords], continued

 
 

Mr Vernon Coaker

 

149

 

Schedule  7,  page  78,  line  38,  leave out from beginning to end of line 40 and

 

insert—

 

‘(iv)    

a body to which Article 90 of the Health and

 

Personal Social Services (Northern Ireland) Order

 

1972 (S.I. 1972/1265 (N.I. 14)) applies;’.

 

Mr Vernon Coaker

 

150

 

Schedule  7,  page  84,  line  25,  leave out from beginning to end of line 27 and

 

insert—

 

‘(i)    

a body to which Article 90 of the Health and

 

Personal Social Services (Northern Ireland) Order

 

1972 (NI 14) applies;’.

 

Mr Douglas Hogg

 

151

 

Clause  2,  page  3,  line  23,  leave out subsection (6).

 


 
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