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Public Bill Committee: 16th October 2007                

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Criminal Justice and Immigration Bill, continued

 
 

(d)    

the offender’s previous criminal record,

 

(e)    

the need for rehabilitation of the offender, and

 

(f)    

any other factor the court considers relevant.”.’.

 


 

Consecutive terms of imprisonment

 

Mr Edward Garnier

 

Mr David Burrowes

 

Mr Nick Hurd

 

NC5

 

To move the following Clause:—

 

‘(1)    

Section 181 (prison sentences of less than 12 months) of the Criminal Justice Act

 

2003 (c. 44) is amended as follows.

 

(2)    

For subsection (7) substitute—

 

“(6A)    

Where a court imposes two or more terms of imprisonment in accordance

 

with this section to be served consecutively, the court shall have

 

complete discretion to set the aggregate length of the terms of

 

imprisonment subject to a maximum of 65 weeks and may suspend all or

 

part of the total period of imprisonment.”.’.

 

 

orders of the house [8th and 11th OCTOBER] 2007

 

That the following provisions shall apply to the Criminal Justice and Immigration Bill:

 

Committal

 

1.    

The Bill shall be committed to a Public Bill Committee.

 

Proceedings in Public Bill Committee

 

2.    

Proceedings in the Public Bill Committee shall (so far as not previously

 

concluded) be brought to a conclusion on Thursday 29th November 2007.

 

3.    

The Public Bill 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.

 

6.    

Standing Order No. 83B (Programming committees) shall not apply to

 

proceedings on consideration and Third Reading.


 
 

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Criminal Justice and Immigration Bill, continued

 
 

Other 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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