Amendments proposed to the Vehicles (Crime) Bill - continued House of Commons

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Miss Ann Widdecombe
Mr Oliver Heald
Mr John Bercow
Mr Keith Simpson

40

*Page     10,     line     25     [Clause     18],     at end insert—

    '( ) Any person who knowingly makes a false application under this section shall be guilty of an offence and liable on summary conviction to a fine not exceeding level 5 on the standard scale.'.

   

Mr Secretary Straw

7

*Page     10,     line     26     [Clause     19],     at beginning insert—

    '(A1) Where a person is convicted of an offence under section 18(2A) the court before which he is convicted may, instead of or in addition to imposing a fine, by order do either or both of the following—

    (a) provide for the removal of any entry relating to him in the register;

    (b) prohibit him from making an application for registration under section 18(1) within such period not exceeding five years as may be specified in, or determined under, the order.'.

   

Mr Secretary Straw

8

*Page     10,     line     27     [Clause     19],     after 'Part' insert '(other than an offence under section 18(2A))'.

   

Mr Secretary Straw

9

*Page     10,     line     30     [Clause     19],     leave out 'The suspension shall not' and insert 'No order under subsection (A1) or (1) shall'.

   

Mr Secretary Straw

10

*Page     10,     line     32     [Clause     19],     leave out 'to the Crown Court'.

   

Mr Secretary Straw

11

*Page     10,     line     34     [Clause     19],     at end insert—

    '(2A) A court shall give notice to the Secretary of State of the contents of any order which has been made by it under subsection (A1) or (1) and which has effect.'.

   

Mr Secretary Straw

12

*Page     10,     line     35     [Clause     19],     leave out from 'register' to 'has' in line 36 and insert '—

    (a) to give effect to any order of a court under subsection (A1)(a); or

    (b) to reflect any suspension effected by an order of a court under subsection (1),

    but may not do so until the order concerned'.

   

Mr Secretary Straw

13

*Page     10,     line     37     [Clause     19],     at end insert—

    '( ) In this section "appeal" includes an application under section 111 of the Magistrates' Courts Act 1980 (application by way of case stated).'.


   

Miss Ann Widdecombe
Mr Oliver Heald
Mr John Bercow
Mr Keith Simpson

31

*Page     13,     line     14,     leave out Clause 25.


   

Mr Secretary Straw

14

*Page     14,     line     5     [Clause     26],     after 'affecting' insert 'in a material particular'.

   

Miss Ann Widdecombe
Mr Oliver Heald
Mr John Bercow
Mr Keith Simpson

41

*Page     14,     line     16     [Clause     26],     leave out '3' and insert '5'.

   

Mr Secretary Straw

15

*Page     14,     line     21     [Clause     27],     leave out from 'which' to end of line 22 and insert 'is not a registration plate as a registration plate knowing that it is not a registration plate or being reckless as to whether it is a registration plate'.

   

Mr Secretary Straw

16

*Page     14,     line     26     [Clause     27],     leave out 'selling counterfeit registration plates' and insert 'activities which are unlawful by virtue of subsection (1)'.

   

Mr Secretary Straw

17

*Page     14,     line     29     [Clause     27],     leave out from 'person's' to end of line 31 and insert 'unlawful activities;'.

   

Miss Ann Widdecombe
Mr Oliver Heald
Mr John Bercow
Mr Keith Simpson

42

*Page     14,     line     34     [Clause     27],     leave out '4' and insert '5'.

   

Mr Secretary Straw

18

*Page     14,     line     36     [Clause     28],     after 'person' insert '(other than an exempt person)'.


   

Mr Secretary Straw

19

*Page     15,     line     13     [Clause     30],     at end insert—

    ' "exempt person" means any person who is an exempt person by virtue of regulations made under section 16(2A)(b);'.

   

Mr Secretary Straw

20

*Page     15,     line     26     [Clause     30],     leave out 'and'.

   

Mr Secretary Straw

21

*Page     15,     line     33     [Clause     30],     at end insert '; and

    "selling registration plates" is to be construed in accordance with any regulations made under section 16(2A)(a).'.


   

Mr Secretary Straw

22

*Page     20,     line     2     [Clause     35],     leave out from first 'by' to first 'the' in line 3 and insert 'regulation 10 of the Motor Vehicles (Third Party Risks) Regulations 1972 or by any subsequent regulation made under any corresponding power in'.

   

Mr Secretary Straw

23

*Page     20,     line     15     [Clause     35],     after 'means' insert '—

    (a)'.

   

Mr Secretary Straw

24

*Page     20,     line     18     [Clause     35],     at end insert '; or

    (b) information relating to motor vehicles to which section 143 of the Act of 1988 does not apply or to any certificates or other documents issued in connection with such vehicles.'.


   

Miss Ann Widdecombe
Mr Oliver Heald
Mr John Bercow
Mr Keith Simpson

43

*Page     21,     line     9,     leave out Clause 37.

   

Mr Michael Fabricant

26

*Page     21,     line     48     [Clause     37],     at end insert—

    '(f) section 2 of that Act (dangerous driving);

    (g) section 3 of that Act (careless, and inconsiderate, driving);

    (h) section 4(1) and 4(2) of that Act (driving, or being in charge, when under influence of drink or drugs);

    (i) section 5(1) of that Act (driving or being in charge of a motor vehicle with alcohol concentration above prescribed limit).'.


   

Miss Ann Widdecombe
Mr Oliver Heald
Mr John Bercow
Mr Keith Simpson

44

*Page     23,     line     34     [Clause     40],     leave out subsection (3) and insert—

    '(3) The Secretary of State shall make no orders or regulations under this Act (other than an order under section 43) unless a draft of the order or regulation, as the case may be, has first been laid before, and approved by a resolution of, each House of Parliament.'.


   

Mr Secretary Straw

25

*Page     24,     line     8     [Clause     44],     at end insert—

    '( ) Section 35 extends to England and Wales and Scotland.'.


 
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