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Amendments to the Sexual Offences (Amendment) Bill

Sexual Offences (Amendment) Bill -
Amendments to be debated in the House of Lords

Here you can browse the Amendment to the Sexual Offences (Amendment) Bill to be moved in Committee in the House of Lords.

Clause 3
     Page 3, line 31, at end insert--
    ("(6)  No proceedings shall be instituted except by or with the consent of--
    (a)  in England and Wales, the Director of Public Prosecutions;
    (b)  in Scotland, the Lord Advocate; or
    (c)  in Northern Ireland, the Director of Public Prosecutions for Northern Ireland,
against any person for an offence under this section if the person was at the time of the commission under the age of twenty-one.")
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