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Policing and Crime Bill
Schedule 7 — Minor and consequential amendments
Part 5 — General licensing conditions relating to alcohol

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(b)   

after “licences)” insert “and any regulations made under section 21A

(which enables general conditions to be applied in particular

localities)”.

31         

In section 52(5) (determination of application for review of premises

licence)—

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(a)   

for “19, 20 and 21” substitute “19 to 21”, and

(b)   

after “licences)” insert “and any regulations made under section 21A

(which enables general conditions to be applied in particular

localities)”.

32         

In section 53C(5) (summary reviews of premises licences)—

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(a)   

for “19, 20 and 21” substitute “19 to 21”, and

(b)   

after “licences)” insert “and any regulations made under section 21A

(which enables general conditions to be applied in particular

localities)”.

33         

In section 57(3) (duty to display premises licence) after paragraph (a) and

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before the “and” following it insert—

“(aa)   

a list of any conditions that are included in the licence by

virtue of section 19, 19A, 20 or 21A but are not set out in the

summary of the licence,”.

34         

In section 72(2)(b) and (4)(a)(ii) (determination of application for club

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premises certificate) after “to (5)” insert “, 73A”.

35         

In section 78(2)(e) (form of club premises certificate) for “has effect”

substitute “is issued”.

36         

In section 85(7) (determination of application to vary club premises

certificate)—

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(a)   

for “and 74” substitute “to 74”;

(b)   

for the words from “supply” to “premises” substitute “alcohol”, and

(c)   

after “films)” insert “and any regulations made under section 74A

(which enables general conditions to be applied in particular

localities)”.

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37         

In section 88(5) (determination of application for review of club premises

certificate)—

(a)   

for “and 74” substitute “to 74”,

(b)   

for the words from “supply” to “premises” substitute “alcohol”, and

(c)   

after “films)” insert “and any regulations made under section 74A

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(which enables general conditions to be applied in particular

localities)”.

38         

In section 94(4) (duty to display club premises certificate) after paragraph (a)

and before the “and” following it insert—

“(aa)   

a list of any conditions that are included in the certificate by

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virtue of section 73A, 73B or 74A but are not set out in the

summary of the certificate,”.

39         

In section 167(7) (review of premises licence following closure order)—

(a)   

for “19, 20 and 21” substitute “19 to 21”, and

(b)   

after “licences)” insert “and any regulations made under section 21A

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(which enables general conditions to be applied in particular

localities)”.

 
 

Policing and Crime Bill
Schedule 7 — Minor and consequential amendments
Part 6 — Proceeds of crime: confiscation

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40    (1)  

Section 197 (regulations and orders) is amended as follows.

      (2)  

After subsection (3)(a) (exceptions to negative procedure) insert—

“(aa)   

regulations under section 21A or 74A or an order under

section 19A, 21A(6), 73B or 74A(6) (regulations and orders in

relation to general licensing conditions),”.

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      (3)  

In subsection (4) (affirmative procedure for orders) for “subsection (3)(b)”

substitute “subsection (3)(aa), (b),”.

      (4)  

After subsection (5) insert—

“(6)   

A statutory instrument containing regulations within subsection

(3)(aa) is not to be made unless a draft of the instrument containing

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the regulations has been laid before and approved by a resolution of

each House of Parliament.”

Part 6

Proceeds of crime: confiscation

Access to Justice Act 1999 (c. 22)

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41    (1)  

Schedule 2 to the Access to Justice Act 1999 (community legal service:

excluded services) is amended as follows.

      (2)  

In paragraph 2(3) (magistrates’ court proceedings in which advocacy may

be funded as part of the Community Legal Service)—

(a)   

in paragraph (l) after “section” insert “47M,”, and

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(b)   

after that paragraph (but before the following “and”) insert—

“(m)   

for the discharge or variation of an order under

section 47M of the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002,

(n)   

which relate to a direction under section 67D of the

Proceeds of Crime Act 2002,”.

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      (3)  

In paragraph 3(1) (certain Crown Court proceedings in which advocacy may

be funded as part of the Community Legal Service)—

(a)   

after paragraph (a) insert—

“(aa)   

proceedings which relate to an order under

section 47M authorising the detention of

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property;”, and

(b)   

after paragraph (d) insert—

“(da)   

proceedings which relate to an order under

section 67A authorising an appropriate officer to

realise property;

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(db)   

proceedings which relate to a direction under

section 67D;”.

Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 (c. 29)

42         

The Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 is amended as follows.

43         

In section 69(1) (exercise of powers of court and receiver) for “67” substitute

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“67D”.

 
 

Policing and Crime Bill
Schedule 7 — Minor and consequential amendments
Part 7 — Proceeds of crime: forfeiture of detained cash

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44         

In section 132(1) (exercise of powers of court and administrator) for “131”

substitute “131D”.

45         

In section 217(1) (exercise of powers of court and receiver) for “215”

substitute “215D”.

46         

In section 417(2) (property excluded from bankrupt’s estate for the purposes

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of Part 9 of the Insolvency Act 1986) after paragraph (b) insert—

“(ba)   

any property in respect of which an order under section 67A

is in force;”.

47         

In section 453A(5) (offences in relation to financial investigators) for

paragraph (a) substitute—

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“(a)   

sections 47C to 47F or 195C to 195F (powers to seize and

search for realisable property);”.

48    (1)  

Section 459 (orders and regulations) is amended as follows.

      (2)  

In subsection (4)(a) (orders not subject to negative procedure: Secretary of

State etc.)—

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(a)   

after “section” insert “41A(5), 47R(4),”, and

(b)   

after “75(7) or (8),” insert “190A(5), 195R(4),”.

      (3)  

In subsection (6)(a) (orders subject to affirmative procedure: Secretary of

State etc.)—

(a)   

after “section” insert “41A(5), 47R(4),”, and

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(b)   

after “75(7) or (8),” insert “190A(5), 195R(4),”.

Part 7

Proceeds of crime: forfeiture of detained cash

Access to Justice Act 1999 (c. 22)

49         

In paragraph 2(3)(l) of Schedule 2 to the Access to Justice Act 1999 (certain

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magistrates’ court proceedings in which advocacy may be funded as part of

the Community Legal Service) after “295, 297,” insert “297E, 297F,”.

Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 (c. 29)

50         

The Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 is amended as follows.

51         

In section 7 (recoverable amount for the purpose of confiscation orders:

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England and Wales) in subsection (4) for the words from “any property” to

the end substitute “the following must be ignored—

(a)   

any property in respect of which a recovery order is in force

under section 266,

(b)   

any property which has been forfeited in pursuance of a

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forfeiture notice under section 297A, and

(c)   

any property in respect of which a forfeiture order is in force

under section 298(2).”

52    (1)  

Section 82 (definition of “free property”) is amended as follows.

      (2)  

At the beginning insert—

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“(1)   

Property is free unless it falls within subsection (2) or (3).”

 
 

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Schedule 7 — Minor and consequential amendments
Part 7 — Proceeds of crime: forfeiture of detained cash

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      (3)  

The existing text becomes subsection (2).

      (4)  

In that subsection for “Property is free unless” substitute “Property falls

within this subsection if”.

      (5)  

At the end insert—

“(3)   

Property falls within this subsection if—

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(a)   

it has been forfeited in pursuance of a forfeiture notice under

section 297A;

(b)   

it is detained under section 297C or 297D.”

53         

In section 93 (recoverable amount for the purpose of confiscation orders:

Scotland) in subsection (4) for the words from “any property” to the end

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substitute “the following must be ignored—

(a)   

any property in respect of which a recovery order is in force

under section 266,

(b)   

any property which has been forfeited in pursuance of a

forfeiture notice under section 297A, and

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(c)   

any property in respect of which a forfeiture order is in force

under section 298(2).”

54    (1)  

Section 148 (definition of “free property”) is amended as follows.

      (2)  

At the beginning insert—

“(1)   

Property is free unless it falls within subsection (2) or (3).”

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      (3)  

The existing text becomes subsection (2).

      (4)  

In that subsection for “Property is free unless” substitute “Property falls

within this subsection if”.

      (5)  

At the end insert—

“(3)   

Property falls within this subsection if—

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(a)   

it has been forfeited in pursuance of a forfeiture notice under

section 297A;

(b)   

it is detained under section 297C or 297D.”

55         

In section 157 (recoverable amount for the purpose of confiscation orders:

Northern Ireland) in subsection (4) for the words from “any property” to the

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end substitute “the following must be ignored—

(a)   

any property in respect of which a recovery order is in force

under section 266,

(b)   

any property which has been forfeited in pursuance of a

forfeiture notice under section 297A, and

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(c)   

any property in respect of which a forfeiture order is in force

under section 298(2).”

56    (1)  

Section 230 (definition of “free property”) is amended as follows.

      (2)  

At the beginning insert—

“(1)   

Property is free unless it falls within subsection (2) or (3).”

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      (3)  

The existing text becomes subsection (2).

 
 

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Schedule 7 — Minor and consequential amendments
Part 7 — Proceeds of crime: forfeiture of detained cash

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      (4)  

In that subsection for “Property is free unless” substitute “Property falls

within this subsection if”.

      (5)  

At the end insert—

“(3)   

Property falls within this subsection if—

(a)   

it has been forfeited in pursuance of a forfeiture notice under

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section 297A;

(b)   

it is detained under section 297C or 297D.”

57         

In section 278 (limit on recovery by recovery order) after subsection (6)

insert—

“(6A)   

If—

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(a)   

recoverable property is forfeited in pursuance of a forfeiture

notice under section 297A, and

(b)   

the enforcement authority subsequently seeks a recovery

order in respect of related property,

   

the forfeiture notice is to be treated for the purposes of this section as

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if it were a recovery order obtained by the enforcement authority in

respect of the forfeited property.”

58         

In section 300(1) (application of cash forfeited by court under section 298) for

“this Chapter” substitute “section 298”.

59    (1)  

Section 301 (victims and other owners: application for release of cash) is

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amended as follows.

      (2)  

In subsection (4)(c) for the words from “the conditions” to “that section”

substitute “the release condition is met”.

      (3)  

After subsection (4) insert—

“(5)   

The release condition is met—

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(a)   

in relation to cash detained under section 295, if the

conditions in that section for the detention of the cash are no

longer met,

(b)   

in relation to cash detained under section 297C or 297D, if the

cash is not recoverable property and is not intended by a

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person for use in unlawful conduct, and

(c)   

in relation to cash detained under 298, if the court or sheriff

decides not to make an order under that section in relation to

the cash.”

60    (1)  

Section 302 (compensation) is amended as follows.

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      (2)  

For subsection (1) substitute—

“(1)   

If cash detained under this Chapter was seized in England, Wales or

Northern Ireland the person to whom the cash belongs or from

whom it was seized may make an application to a magistrates’ court

for compensation if—

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(a)   

the cash is not forfeited in pursuance of a forfeiture notice,

and

(b)   

no forfeiture order is made in respect of the cash.

(1A)   

If cash detained under this Chapter was seized in Scotland the

person to whom the cash belongs or from whom it was seized may

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Policing and Crime Bill
Schedule 7 — Minor and consequential amendments
Part 8 — Proceeds of crime: detained cash investigations

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make an application to the sheriff for compensation if no forfeiture

order is made in respect of the cash.”

      (3)  

After subsection (7B) insert—

“(7C)   

If any cash is detained under this Chapter and part only of the cash

is forfeited in pursuance of a forfeiture notice, this section has effect

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in relation to the other part.”

61         

In section 341(3A)(a) and (b) (definition of detained cash investigation) for

“section 295” substitute “that Chapter”.

62         

In paragraph 3(3) of Schedule 10 (capital gains tax) after “under section”

insert “297C or”.

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UK Borders Act 2007 (c. 30)

63         

In section 24(2)(c) of the UK Borders Act 2007 (application of Chapter 3 of

Part 5 of the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 in relation to immigration officers)

for “section 290” substitute “sections 290 and 297A”.

Part 8

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Proceeds of crime: detained cash investigations

64         

In section 18 of the Civil Jurisdiction and Judgments Act 1982 (c. 27)

(enforcement of UK judgments in other parts of UK), in subsection (2)—

(a)   

in paragraph (f)—

(i)   

omit “or a detained cash investigation”, and

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(ii)   

for “meanings” substitute “meaning”, and

(b)   

after paragraph (f) insert—

“(g)   

an order made, or a warrant issued, under Chapter 3

of Part 8 of the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 for the

purposes of a detained cash investigation within the

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meaning given by section 341 of that Act;”.

65         

In section 64 of the Criminal Justice and Police Act 2001 (c. 16) (meaning of

“appropriate judicial authority”), in subsection (3)(aa), omit “or a detained

cash investigation”.

66         

For paragraph 13A of Schedule 2 to the Commissioners for Revenue and

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Customs Act 2005 (c. 11) (restrictions on functions of officers) substitute—

“13A       

The powers conferred on an officer of Revenue and Customs by

virtue of the following are exercisable only in relation to cash

seized in accordance with paragraph 13 above by an officer of

Revenue and Customs under section 294 of the Act of 2002—

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(a)   

section 352(5)(c), 353(10)(c) or 378(3A)(b) of that Act

(powers in relation to search and seizure warrants and

production orders), and

(b)   

an order under subsection (2) of section 355 of that Act

made in pursuance of subsection (3)(d) or (4)(d) of that

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section (application of other provisions dealing with

retention).”

 
 

Policing and Crime Bill
Schedule 7 — Minor and consequential amendments
Part 10 — Border controls

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Part 9

Criminal records

67         

In section 119 of the Police Act 1997 (c. 50) (sources of information) for

subsection (1A) substitute—

“(1A)   

The Secretary of State may require the Independent Safeguarding

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Authority to make available specified information for the purpose of

enabling the Secretary of State to carry out functions under this Part

in relation to—

(a)   

any application for a certificate or for registration; or

(b)   

the determination of whether a person should continue to be

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a registered person.”

Part 10

Border controls

68    (1)  

Section 141 of Criminal Justice Act 1988 (c. 33) (offensive weapons) is

amended as follows.

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      (2)  

Omit subsection (4) (prohibition on importation).

      (3)  

In subsections (5) and (8) omit—

(a)   

paragraph (b), and

(b)   

the “or” immediately before that paragraph.

      (4)  

In subsection (11A), as inserted by the Violent Crime Reduction Act 2006

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(c. 38), omit—

(a)   

paragraph (b), and

(b)   

the “or” immediately before that paragraph.

      (5)  

In subsection (11A), as inserted by the Custodial Sentences and Weapons

(Scotland) Act 2007 (asp 17), omit “Subject to subsection (11C),”.

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      (6)  

In subsection (11D), as inserted by the Violent Crime Reduction Act 2006

(a)   

in paragraph (a) omit “or from the prohibition in subsection (4)

above”, and

(b)   

in paragraph (b) omit “, or for an offence under section 50(2) or (3) of

the Customs and Excise Management Act 1979,”.

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      (7)  

Omit subsections (11C) to (11E) as inserted by the Custodial Sentences and

Weapons (Scotland) Act 2007.

69         

In section 289(8) of the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 (recovery of cash in

summary proceedings: intimate searches) after “1979 (c. 2))” insert “but see

section 164A of that Act (additional Revenue and Customs powers to search

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for cash)”.

 
 

 
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