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Amendment Paper as at
Tuesday 27th February 2001

STANDING COMMITTEE F


CRIMINAL JUSTICE AND POLICE BILL

NOTE

The Amendments have been arranged in accordance with the Order of the Committee [6th February].

   

Miss Ann Widdecombe
Mr Oliver Heald
Mr Nick Hawkins

32

Clause     15,     page     8,     line     14,     at end insert—

    '(2A) An order under subsection (2) may only be made by a meeting of the full local authority.'.

   

Miss Ann Widdecombe
Mr Oliver Heald
Mr Nick Hawkins

28

Clause     15,     page     8,     line     17,     at end insert—

    '( ) to specify that the order shall not apply to a particular area within a designated public place.'.

   

Miss Ann Widdecombe
Mr Oliver Heald
Mr Nick Hawkins

29

Clause     15,     page     8,     line     17,     at end insert—

    '( ) to specify that the order shall apply at particular times, or on particular days, only.'.

   

Miss Ann Widdecombe
Mr Oliver Heald
Mr Nick Hawkins

30

Clause     15,     page     8,     line     17,     at end insert—

    '( ) to specify that the order may be suspended for a period of not more than 48 hours by an officer or committee of the authority with the agreement of a superintendent of police.'.

   

Miss Ann Widdecombe
Mr Oliver Heald
Mr Nick Hawkins
Mr James Gray

59

Clause     15,     page     8,     line     19,     at end insert 'and shall issue guidance to police and local authorities as to the exercise of police powers, and implementation by local authorities of these provisions and any relevant related by-laws operated by such local authorities.'.

   

Miss Ann Widdecombe
Mr Oliver Heald
Mr Nick Hawkins

33

Clause     15,     page     8,     line     22,     at end insert—

    '(5A) The functions of a local authority under this section may not be discharged by an officer of the authority.'.

   

Miss Ann Widdecombe
Mr Oliver Heald
Mr Nick Hawkins

34

Clause     15,     page     8,     line     22,     at end insert—

    '(5A) Regulations under subsection (4) shall, in particular, provide than any meeting of a local authority, or of a local authority executive or committee, which relates in any way to the making of an order under subsection (2), shall be held in public.'.


   

Miss Ann Widdecombe
Mr Oliver Heald
Mr Nick Hawkins
Mr James Gray

60

Clause     16,     page     8,     leave out lines 29 and 30.

   

Miss Ann Widdecombe
Mr Oliver Heald
Mr Nick Hawkins
Mr James Gray

61

Clause     16,     page     8,     leave out lines 31 to 33.

   

Miss Ann Widdecombe
Mr Oliver Heald
Mr Nick Hawkins
Mr James Gray

62

Clause     16,     page     8,     leave out lines 34 to 36.

   

Miss Ann Widdecombe
Mr Oliver Heald
Mr Nick Hawkins
Mr James Gray

63

Clause     16,     page     8,     leave out lines 37 to 40.


   

Miss Ann Widdecombe
Mr Oliver Heald
Mr Nick Hawkins
Mr James Gray

64

Clause     17,     page     9,     line     3,     leave out 'Subsections (2) and (3) apply' and insert 'Subsection (2) applies'.

   

Miss Ann Widdecombe
Mr Oliver Heald
Mr Nick Hawkins
Mr James Gray

65

Clause     17,     page     9,     line     16,     leave out subsection (3).

   

Mr Crispin Blunt

129

Clause     17,     page     9,     line     17,     leave out '10' and insert '5'.


   

Miss Ann Widdecombe
Mr Oliver Heald
Mr Nick Hawkins
Mr James Gray

66

Clause     18,     page     9,     line     40,     at end insert—

'(f) the Greater London Authority'.


   

Mr Simon Hughes
Jackie Ballard

4

Clause     19,     page     10,     line     6,     at beginning insert 'Following a first and second warning'.

   

Mr Crispin Blunt

130

Clause     19,     page     10,     line     8,     leave out 'reasonably believes that' and insert 'has evidence that'.

   

Miss Ann Widdecombe
Mr Oliver Heald
Mr Nick Hawkins
Mr James Gray

81

Clause     19, page 10, line     9, leave out 'is likely to' and insert 'are reasonable grounds to believe that there will'.

   

Mr Crispin Blunt

131

Clause     19,     page     10,     line     9,     leave out ', or in the vicinity of,'.

   

Miss Ann Widdecombe
Mr Oliver Heald
Mr Nick Hawkins

34A

Clause     19,     page     10,     line     9,     after 'or', insert 'in a place for which the licensee is responsible which is'.

   

Miss Ann Widdecombe
Mr Oliver Heald
Mr Nick Hawkins

36

Clause     19,     page     10,     line     9,     after 'the', insert 'immediate'.

   

Miss Ann Widdecombe
Mr Oliver Heald
Mr Nick Hawkins
Mr James Gray

82

Clause     19,     page     10,     line     9,     at end insert 'and related to'.

   

Miss Ann Widdecombe
Mr Oliver Heald
Mr Nick Hawkins

37

Clause     19,     page     10,     line     10,     leave out 'is necessary in the interests of' and insert 'will significantly assist in securing'.

   

Mr Crispin Blunt

132

Clause     19,     page     10,     line     12,     leave out ', or in the vicinity of'.

   

Miss Ann Widdecombe
Mr Oliver Heald
Mr Nick Hawkins

35

Clause     19,     page     10,     line     12,     after 'or', insert 'in a place for which the licensee is responsible which is'.

   

Miss Ann Widdecombe
Mr Oliver Heald
Mr Nick Hawkins
Mr James Gray

76

Clause     19,     page     10,     line     12,     after first 'the', insert 'immediate'.

   

Miss Ann Widdecombe
Mr Oliver Heald
Mr Nick Hawkins
Mr James Gray

83

Clause     19,     page     10,     line     12,     after 'of', insert 'and related to'.

   

Miss Ann Widdecombe
Mr Oliver Heald
Mr Nick Hawkins

38

Clause     19,     page     10,     line     13,     leave out 'is necessary in the interests of' and insert 'will significantly assist in securing'.

   

Miss Ann Widdecombe
Mr Oliver Heald
Mr Nick Hawkins
Mr James Gray

84

Clause     19,     page     10,     line     15,     after '(c)', insert 'having made a request to the holder of the licence to act reasonably by reducing or ceasing the emission of noise from the premises'.

   

Mr Crispin Blunt

133

Clause     19,     page     10,     line     18,     at end insert 'following at least one request from a uniformed police officer to the person ostensibly having control of the premises to end the disturbance.'.

   

Miss Ann Widdecombe
Mr Oliver Heald
Mr Nick Hawkins

39

Clause     19,     page     10,     line     18,     at end insert—

    '(1A) A closure order may only be made on the grounds specified in subsection (1)(c) if the senior police officer has given notice to the licensee that he intends to make the order, and the licensee has failed to take appropriate action to quell the disturbance.'.

   

Mr Charles Clarke

113

Clause     19,     page     11,     line     1,     after 'order' insert 'or any extension of it'.

   

Miss Ann Widdecombe
Mr Oliver Heald
Mr Nick Hawkins
Mr James Gray

85

Clause     19,     page     11,     line     1,     after 'order,' insert 'then in force'.

   

Miss Ann Widdecombe
Mr Oliver Heald
Mr Nick Hawkins

40

Clause     19,     page     11,     line     1,     after 'liable', insert 'on summary conviction'.

   

Miss Ann Widdecombe
Mr Oliver Heald
Mr Nick Hawkins

41

Clause     19,     page     11,     line     1,     after 'liable', insert 'on conviction on indictment'.

   

Miss Ann Widdecombe
Mr Oliver Heald
Mr Nick Hawkins
Mr James Gray

86

Clause     19,     page     11,     line     2,     after 'exceeding', insert '£6,000 for a first offence; or, for a second or subsequent offence to a fine not exceeding'.

   

Mr Crispin Blunt

134

Clause     19,     page     11,     line     2,     leave out '£20,000' and insert '£5,000'.'.

   

Miss Ann Widdecombe
Mr Oliver Heald
Mr Nick Hawkins
Mr James Gray

87

Clause     19,     page     11,     line     9,     after 'practicable', insert 'provided that the person given notice of the closure order has been given 3 hours' notice to appear before them'.

   

Miss Ann Widdecombe
Mr Oliver Heald
Mr Nick Hawkins
Mr James Gray

88

Clause     19,     page     11,     line     11,     at end insert—

    '( ) The person given notice of the closure order and the holder of the licence (if different) shall be entitled to be heard upon the justices' consideration in accordance with subsection (2) whether to exercise their powers under subsection (3) of this section.'.

   

Miss Ann Widdecombe
Mr Oliver Heald
Mr Nick Hawkins
Mr James Gray

89

Clause     19,     page     11,     leave out lines 18 and 19.

 
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