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Amendments to the Armed Forces Discipline Bill [H.L.]

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Amendments to be debated in the House of Lords

Here you can browse the Amendments to the Armed Forces Discipline Bill [H.L.] to be moved in Committee in the House of Lords.

  
Clause 4
 
  
BY THE BARONESS SYMONS OF VERNHAM DEAN
 
     Page 22, line 16, leave out from ("Act") to first ("section") in line 18 and insert ("at any time after the commencement of his trial by court-martial,") 
     Page 22, line 21, leave out from beginning to ("in") in line 22 
     Page 22, line 24, after ("accused,") insert ("references to a judicial officer") 
     Page 22, leave out lines 26 and 27 
     Page 22, line 32, leave out ("court-martial") and insert ("judicial officer") 
     Page 22, leave out lines 44 and 45 
     Page 23, line 4, leave out from ("Act") to first ("section") in line 6 and insert ("at any time after the commencement of his trial by court-martial,") 
     Page 23, line 9, leave out from beginning to ("in") in line 10 
     Page 23, line 12, after ("accused,") insert ("references to a judicial officer") 
     Page 23, leave out lines 14 and 15 
     Page 23, line 20, leave out ("court-martial") and insert ("judicial officer") 
     Page 23, leave out lines 32 and 33 
     Page 23, line 37, leave out from ("Act") to first ("section") in line 39 and insert ("at any time after the commencement of his trial by court-martial,") 
     Page 23, line 42, leave out from beginning to ("in") in line 43 
     Page 23, line 45, after ("accused,") insert ("references to a judicial officer") 
     Page 24, leave out lines 1 and 2 
     Page 24, line 7, leave out ("court-martial") and insert ("judicial officer") 
     Page 24, leave out lines 19 and 20 
  
Clause 5
 
  
BY THE BARONESS SYMONS OF VERNHAM DEAN
 
     Page 24, line 25, leave out ("judge advocate or court-martial") and insert ("or judge advocate") 
     Page 24, line 35, leave out ("judge advocate or court-martial") and insert ("or judge advocate") 
     Page 25, line 4, leave out ("judge advocate or court-martial") and insert ("or judge advocate") 
     Page 25, line 14, leave out ("judge advocate or court-martial") and insert ("or judge advocate") 
     Page 25, line 29, leave out ("judge advocate or court-martial") and insert ("or judge advocate") 
     Page 25, line 39, leave out ("judge advocate or court-martial") and insert ("or judge advocate") 
  
Clause 6
 
  
BY THE BARONESS SYMONS OF VERNHAM DEAN
 
     Page 26, line 10, after ("with") insert (", or is awaiting sentence for,") 
     Page 26, leave out lines 15 to 20 and insert--
        ("(2)  Subject to subsection (3A) below, subsection (3) below applies between the commencement of the trial of the accused by court-martial and the announcement of the court-martial's finding on the charge or every charge against the accused.")
 
     Page 26, leave out lines 22 to 24 and insert (", the judge advocate,") 
     Page 26, line 26, leave out from ("direct") to end of line 27 and insert ("the arrest of the accused; and any person with power to arrest the accused for an offence against a provision of this Act shall have the same power, exercisable in the same way, to arrest him pursuant to a direction under this subsection.") 
     Page 26, line 27, at end insert--
        ("(3A)  Subsection (3) above shall cease to apply (but without prejudice to any direction already given by virtue of that subsection) if the court-martial is dissolved.")
 
     Page 27, line 12, leave out ("or court-martial") 
     Page 27, line 13, leave out ("ordered") and insert ("made") 
     Page 27, line 13, leave out from ("before") to ("and") in line 14 and insert ("him),") 
     Page 27, line 15, after ("with") insert ("by him") 
     Page 27, line 21, after ("with") insert (", or is awaiting sentence for,") 
     Page 27, leave out lines 26 to 31 and insert--
        ("(2)  Subjection to subsection (3A) below, subsection (3) below applies between the commencement of the trial of the accused by court-martial and the announcement of the court-martial's finding on the charge or every charge against the accused.")
 
     Page 27, leave out lines 33 to 35 and insert (", the judge advocate,") 
     Page 27, line 37, leave out from ("direct") to end of line 38 and insert ("the arrest of the accused; and any person with power to arrest the accused for an offence against a provision of this Act shall have the same power, exercisable in the same way, to arrest him pursuant to a direction under this subsection.") 
     Page 27, line 38, at end insert--
        ("(3A)  Subsection (3) above shall cease to apply (but without prejudice to any direction already given by virtue of that subsection) if the court-martial is dissolved.")
 
     Page 28, line 21, leave out ("or court-martial") 
     Page 28, line 22, leave out ("ordered") and insert ("made") 
     Page 28, line 22, leave out from ("before") to ("and") in line 23 and insert ("him),") 
     Page 28, line 24, after ("with") insert ("by him") 
     Page 28, line 30, after ("with") insert (", or is awaiting sentence for,") 
     Page 28, leave out lines 35 to 40 and insert--
        ("(2)  Subject to subsection (3A) below, subsection (3) below applies between the commencement of the trial of the accused by court-martial and the announcement of the court-martial's finding on the charge or every charge against the accused.")
 
     Page 28, leave out lines 42 to 44 and insert (", the judge advocate,") 
     Page 28, line 46, leave out from ("direct") to end of line 47 and insert ("the arrest of the accused; and any person with power to arrest the accused for an offence under Part I of this Act shall have the same power, exercisable in the same way, to arrest him pursuant to a direction under this subsection.") 
     Page 28, line 47, at end add--
        ("(3A)  Subsection (3) above shall cease to apply (but without prejudice to any direction already given by virtue of that subsection) if the court-martial is dissolved.")
 
     Page 29, line 29, leave out ("or court-martial") 
     Page 29, line 30, leave out ("ordered") and insert ("made") 
     Page 29, line 30, leave out from ("before") to ("and") in line 31 and insert ("him),") 
     Page 29, line 32, after ("with") insert ("by him") 
  
Clause 8
 
  
BY THE BARONESS SYMONS OF VERNHAM DEAN
 
     Page 30, leave out lines 32 to 36 and insert--
      ("(h)  the use for the purposes of the proceedings of live television links or similar arrangements, including the use of such a link or other arrangement as a means of satisfying the requirement of section 75C(2)(b), 75F(1) or 75K(6)(b) or (7)(b) of this Act for a person to be brought before a judicial officer or judge advocate;")
 
     Page 31, leave out lines 15 to 19 and insert--
      ("(h)  the use for the purposes of the proceedings of live television links or similar arrangements, including the use of such a link or other arrangement as a means of satisfying the requirement of section 47D(2)(b), 47G(1) or 47L(6)(b) or (7)(b) of this Act for a person to be brought before a judicial officer or judge advocate;")
 
  
Clause 16
 
  
BY THE BARONESS SYMONS OF VERNHAM DEAN
 
     Page 38, line 23, leave out ("83ZJ") and insert ("52FP") 
  
Schedule 3
 
  
BY THE BARONESS SYMONS OF VERNHAM DEAN
 
     Page 53, line 49, leave out from ("making") to end of line 50 and insert ("elections under section 118ZA(2) of this Act and withdrawing such elections;".") 
     Page 54, line 3, leave out from ("making") to end of line 4 and insert ("elections under section 85A(2) of this Act and withdrawing such elections;".") 
 
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