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House of Commons

 
 

Tuesday 27 January 2009

 

Public Bill Committee Proceedings

 

Policing and Crime Bill


 

[First and Second SittingS]


 

Mr Vernon Coaker

 

Agreed to

 

That—

 

(1)  

the Committee shall (in addition to its first meeting at 10.30 am on Tuesday

 

27 January meet—

 

(a)  

at 4.00 pm on Tuesday 27 January;

 

(b)  

at 9.00 am and 1.00 pm on Thursday 29 January;

 

(c)  

at 10.30 am and 4.00 pm on Tuesday 3 February;

 

(d)  

at 9.00 am and 1.00 pm on Thursday 5 February;

 

(e)  

at 10.30 am and 4.00 pm on Tuesday 10 February;

 

(f)  

at 9.00 am and 1.00 pm on Thursday 12 February;

 

(g)  

at 10.30 am and 4.00 pm on Tuesday 24 February;

 

(h)  

at 9.00 am on Thursday 26 February;

 

(2)  

the Committee shall hear oral evidence in accordance with the following

 

Table—

 

Date

Time

Witness

 
 

Tuesday 27 January

Until no later than

Association of Chief

 
  

12 noon

Police Officers of

 
   

England and Wales and

 
   

Northern Ireland;

 
   

Association of Police

 
   

Authorities; the Airport

 
   

Operators Association

 
 

Tuesday 27 January

Unitl no later than

The Poppy Project;

 
  

1.00 pm

English Collective of

 
   

Prostitutes; UK Network

 
   

of Sex Work Projects; the

 
   

Children’s Society;

 
   

Object

 
 

Tuesday 27 January

Until no later than

Alcohol Concern;

 
  

5.30 pm

Association of Chief

 
   

Police Officers of

 
   

England and Wales and

 
   

Northern Ireland; British

 
   

Beer and Pub

 
   

Association; Association

 
   

of Convenience Stores;

 
   

Local Government

 
   

Association

 
 

Tuesday 27 January

Until no later than

Association of Chief

 
  

7.00 pm

Police Officers of

 
   

England and Wales and

 
   

Northern Ireland; Serious

 
   

Organised Crime

 
   

Agency; Metropolitan

 
   

Police Force

 
 

Thursday 29 January

Until no later than

Liberty; the Bar Council

 
  

10.25 am

  
 

Thursday 29 January

Until no later than

Home Office;

 
  

3.00 pm

Department for Transport

 

 
 

Public Bill Committee Proceedings: 27 January 2009        

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Policing and Crime Bill, continued

 
 

(3)  

proceeding on consideration of the Bill in Committee shall be taken in the

 

following order: Clauses 1 to 16; Schedule 1; Clauses 17 to 20; Schedule 2;

 

Clauses 21 to 25; Schedule 3; Clauses 26 to 31; Schedule 4; Clauses 32 to 61;

 

Schedule 5; Clauses 62 to 86; Schedules 6 and 7; Clauses 87 to 91; new

 

Clauses; new Schedules; remaining proceedings on the Bill;

 

(4)  

the proceedings shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a

 

conclusion at 10.25 am on Thursday 26 February.

 


 

Mr Vernon Coaker

 

To move, That, subject to the discretion of the Chairman, any written evidence received

 

by the Committee shall be reported to the House for publication.

 

Agreed to

 


 

Mr Vernon Coaker

 

To move, That, at this and any subsequent meeting at which oral evidence is to be

 

heard, the Committe shall sit in private until the witnesses are admitted.

 

Agreed to

 



 
 

Public Bill Committee Proceedings: 27 January 2009        

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Policing and Crime Bill, continued

 
 

 

The following witnesses gave oral evidence:

 


 

Sir Norman Bettison, Chief Constable West Yorkshire Police, Dave Whatton, Chief Constable

 

Cheshire Police, Association of Chief Police Officers, Bob Jones, Chair of Association of Police

 

Authorities, Robert Siddall, Chief Executive, and Ian Hutcheson, Security Director, BAA Ltd. and

 

Chairman of the Security Committee, Airport Operators Association;

 


 

Denise Marshall, Chief Executive, and Frances Brodrick, Assistant Chief Executive, Eaves, The

 

Poppy Project, Niki Adams, Spokeswoman, English Collective of Prostitutes, Hilary Kinnell, Co-

 

Vice Chair of Safety, Violence and Policing Group, UK Network of Sex Work Projects, Kathy

 

Evans, Policy Director, The Children’s Society, Sandrine Levêque, Campaigns Manager, Object;

 


 

Don Shenker, Chief Executive, Alcohol Concern, Rob Hayward, Chief Executive, British Beer and

 

Pub Association, Mike Craik, Chief Constable Northumbria Police, Association of Chief Police

 

Officers; Shane Brennan, Public Affairs Director, Association of Convenience Stores, Councillor

 

Chris White, Chiar of Culture, Tourism and Sports Board, Local Government Association;

 


 

Mick Creedon, Chief Constable Derbyshire Police, Association of Chief Police Officers, Paul

 

Evans, Director of Intervention, Serious Organised Crime Agency, Commander Allan Gibson,

 

Detective Superintendent Tristram Hicks and Detective Chief Inspector Murray Duffin,

 

Metropolitan Police.

 

 

[Adjourned till Thursday at 9.00 am.


 
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