Copyright and Trade Marks Bill [H.L.] - continued        House of Lords

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  PART IV
  INCREASE IN PENALTIES
Increase in penalties under sections 107 and 198.     7. - (1) In section 107 of the 1988 Act (criminal liability for making or dealing with infringing articles, &c), in subsection (4)(b) for "two" substitute "seven".
 
      (2) In section 198 of the 1988 Act (criminal liability for making, dealing with or using illicit recordings), for subsections (5) and (6) substitute-
 
 
    "(5) A person guilty of an offence under this section is liable-
 
 
    (a) on summary conviction to imprisonment for a term not exceeding six months or a fine not exceeding the statutory maximum, or both;
 
    (b) on conviction on indictment to a fine or imprisonment for a term not exceeding seven years, or both."
 
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