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Amendments to the Terrorism Bill

Terrorism Bill -
Amendments to be debated in the House of Lords

Here you can browse the Amendments to the Terrorism Bill to be moved in Committee in the House of Lords.

  
Clause 19
 
  
BY THE LORD GOODHART
THE LORD McNALLY
THE LORD LESTER OF HERNE HILL
 
     Page 9, line 13, at beginning insert ("Subject to subsection (3A),") 
     Page 9, line 18, at end insert--
 
    ("(3A)  A person does not commit an offence under subsection (2) if the information on which he bases his belief or suspicion has come to his attention in the course of his profession or employment as a journalist.
 
    (3B)  The Secretary of State may by order direct that subsection (3A) shall not apply to a belief or suspicion which is based wholly or in part on information which has come to the attention of a person while the order is in force.
 
    (3C)  The Secretary of State shall not make an order under subsection (3B) unless he believes that the order is necessary in consequence of war or public emergency threatening the life of the United Kingdom.")
 
  
Clause 33
 
  
BY THE LORD GOODHART
THE LORD McNALLY
THE LORD LESTER OF HERNE HILL
 
     Page 16, line 9, leave out ("expedient") and insert ("reasonably necessary") 
  
Clause 35
 
  
BY THE LORD GOODHART
THE LORD McNALLY
THE LORD LESTER OF HERNE HILL
 
     Page 16, line 42, leave out ("14") and insert ("4") 
     Page 17, line 1, leave out from ("extended") to the end of line 5 and insert ("from time to time by order made by a magistrates' court or in Scotland by a Sheriff") 
  
Clause 44
 
  
BY THE LORD GOODHART
THE LORD McNALLY
THE LORD LESTER OF HERNE HILL
 
     Page 20, line 31, leave out ("expedient") and insert ("reasonably necessary") 
  
Clause 48
 
  
BY THE LORD GOODHART
THE LORD McNALLY
THE LORD LESTER OF HERNE HILL
 
     Page 22, line 25, leave out ("expedient") and insert ("reasonably necessary") 
  
Clause 76
 
  
BY THE LORD GOODHART
THE LORD McNALLY
THE LORD LESTER OF HERNE HILL
 
     The above-named Lords give notice of their intention to oppose the Question that Clause 76 stand part of the Bill. 
  
Clause 122
 
  
BY THE LORD GOODHART
THE LORD McNALLY
THE LORD LESTER OF HERNE HILL
 
     Page 58, line 2, at end insert--
    ("(  )  section 19 (3B);")
 
 
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