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Notices of Amendments


given on


Tuesday 9 June 2009


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Health Bill Committee 1-12


Public Bill Committee


Health Bill [Lords]


Mike Penning


Mr Stephen O’Brien




Clause  8,  page  5,  line  6,  after ‘containing’, insert ‘(but not limited to)’.


Mike Penning


Mr Stephen O’Brien




Clause  8,  page  5,  line  26,  after ‘publish’, insert ‘(electronically and in paper form)’.


Mike Penning


Mr Stephen O’Brien




Clause  21,  page  24,  line  16,  leave out ‘requested’.


Purchase of tobacco on behalf of children


Mike Penning


Mr Stephen O’Brien




To move the following Clause:—


‘After section 7(2) of the Children and Young Persons Act 1933 (c. 12) (sale of


tobacco, etc, to persons under (eighteen)) insert—



A person commits an offence if he buys or attempts to buy tobacco on


behalf of an individual aged under 18.



Where a person is charged with an offence under subsection (2A), it is a


defence that he had taken all reasonable steps to establish the individual’s


Notices of Amendments: 9 June 2009                     



Health Bill [Lords] continued


age, or that from the individual’s appearance nobody could have


reasonably suspected that the individual was aged under 18.



A person guilty of an offence under this section is liable on summary


conviction to a fine not exceeding level 5 on the standard scale.”’.


Mike Penning


Mr Stephen O’Brien




Page  23,  line  31,  leave out Clause 21.


Mike Penning


Mr Stephen O’Brien




Clause  22,  page  26,  line  3,  leave out ‘may’ and insert ‘shall’.


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