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Amendments to the Social Security Fraud Bill [H.L.]

Social Security Fraud Bill [H.L.] -
Amendments to be debated in the House of Lords

Here you can browse the Amendments to the Social Security Fraud Bill [H.L.] to be moved on Third Reading in the House of Lords.

Clause 1
     Page 3, line 18, at end insert--
    ("(  )  For subsection (5) of that section (protection from self incrimination) there shall be substituted--
        (5)  No one shall be required under this section to provide--
      (a)  any information that tends to incriminate either himself or, in the case of a person who is married, his spouse; or
      (b)  any information in respect of which a claim to legal professional privilege or, in Scotland, confidentiality as between client and professional legal adviser, would be successful in any proceedings;
    and for the purposes of this subsection it is immaterial whether the information is in documentary form or not."")
     Page 3, line 19, leave out ("subsection (5) of that section") and insert ("that subsection") 
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