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

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

     The amendments have been marshalled in accordance with the instruction of 13th April 2000, as follows-- 
 Clauses 14 to 23
Schedule 4
Clauses 24 to 37
Schedule 5
Clause 38
Schedule 6
Clauses 39 to 41
Schedule 8
Clauses 42 to 53
Schedule 7
Clauses 54 to 65
Schedule 9
Clauses 66 to 84
Schedule 10
Clauses 85 to 98
Schedule 11
Clauses 99 to 102
Schedule 12
Clauses 103 to 106
Schedule 13
Clauses 107 to 115
Schedule 14
Clauses 116 to 124
Schedules 15 and 16
Clauses 125 to 130
 
 [Amendments marked * are new or have been altered] 
Amendment
No.
 
  
Clause 15
 
  
BY THE LORD COPE OF BERKELEY
THE LORD GLENTORAN
THE VISCOUNT ASTOR
THE VISCOUNT BRIDGEMAN
 
39     Page 8, line 26, at end insert (", including a service rendered or to be rendered") 
  
Clause 18
 
  
BY THE LORD COPE OF BERKELEY
THE LORD GLENTORAN
THE VISCOUNT ASTOR
THE VISCOUNT BRIDGEMAN
 
39A     Page 8, line 40, after ("control") insert ("by himself or ") 
  
Clause 19
 
  
BY THE LORD COPE OF BERKELEY
THE LORD GLENTORAN
THE VISCOUNT ASTOR
THE VISCOUNT BRIDGEMAN
 
39B     Page 9, line 8, at end insert (", or is likely to commit an offence,") 
  
BY THE LORD GOODHART
THE LORD McNALLY
THE LORD LESTER OF HERNE HILL
 
40     Page 9, line 13, at beginning insert ("Subject to subsection (3A),") 
41     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.")
 
  
BY THE LORD COPE OF BERKELEY
THE LORD GLENTORAN
THE VISCOUNT ASTOR
THE VISCOUNT BRIDGEMAN
 
41A     Page 9, line 25, at end insert ("and reasonably believed that his employer would ensure the disclosure to a constable") 
41B     Page 9, line 42, leave out ("a thing") and insert ("money or other property") 
41C     Page 9, line 45, leave out ("thing") and insert ("money or other property") 
  
Schedule 4
 
  
BY THE LORD COPE OF BERKELEY
THE LORD GLENTORAN
THE VISCOUNT ASTOR
THE VISCOUNT BRIDGEMAN
 
42     Page 71, line 41, leave out Part II 
  
BY THE LORD BASSAM OF BRIGHTON
 
43     Page 73, line 9, after ("also") insert (", on such an application,") 
44     Page 73, line 32, leave out ("Where") and insert ("When") 
45     Page 74, line 35, leave out ("his") 
46     Page 74, line 36, leave out ("his") 
47     Page 74, line 37, leave out ("he is") and insert ("the person convicted is subsequently") 
48     Page 74, line 38, leave out ("his") 
49     Page 74, line 40, leave out ("has") and insert ("had") 
50     Page 74, line 44, leave out ("is some") and insert ("was a") 
51     Page 77, line 49, leave out ("(7)") and insert ("(8)") 
52     Page 86, line 31, after ("Wales") insert ("or Scotland") 
  
Clause 25
 
  
BY THE LORD COPE OF BERKELEY
THE LORD GLENTORAN
THE VISCOUNT ASTOR
THE VISCOUNT BRIDGEMAN
 
52A     Page 12, line 26, leave out ("to which this section applies") 
52B     Page 12, line 36, leave out subsection (3) 
  
Clause 27
 
  
BY THE LORD BASSAM OF BRIGHTON
 
53     Page 13, line 38, leave out ("of the following persons") and insert ("person") 
54     Page 13, leave out lines 41 to 44 
  
Clause 28
 
  
BY THE LORD BASSAM OF BRIGHTON
 
55     Page 14, line 23, at end insert--
 
    ("(  )  Before making an order under this section, a magistrates' court or the sheriff must give an opportunity to be heard to any person--
    (a)  who is not a party to the proceedings, and
    (b)  who claims to be the owner of or otherwise interested in any of the cash which can be forfeited under this section.")
 
  
Clause 33
 
  
BY THE LORD GOODHART
THE LORD McNALLY
THE LORD LESTER OF HERNE HILL
 
56     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
 
57     Page 16, line 42, leave out ("14") and insert ("4") 
58     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") 
  
Schedule 5
 
  
BY THE LORD BASSAM OF BRIGHTON
 
59     Page 98, line 34, leave out ("procurator fiscal") and insert ("sheriff") 
60     Page 99, line 47, leave out ("discharge") and insert ("recall") 
61     Page 101, line 19, leave out from ("that") to ("immediate") 
62     Page 101, line 21, leave out ("possible") and insert ("is reasonably practicable") 
63     Page 101, line 28, leave out ("without reasonable excuse") 
64     Page 101, line 29, at end insert--
 
    ("(  )  It is a defence for a person charged with an offence under sub-paragraph (3) to show that he had a reasonable excuse for his failure.")
 
65     Page 101, line 42, leave out ("or 32 or") 
66     Page 101, line 42, at end insert ("or a notice under paragraph 32") 
  
Schedule 6
 
  
BY THE LORD BASSAM OF BRIGHTON
 
67     Page 102, line 19, after ("liable") insert ("on summary conviction") 
68     Page 103, line 7, leave out ("person") 
  
Clause 40
 
  
BY THE LORD LLOYD OF BERWICK
 
68A*     Page 18, line 41, leave out paragraph (6) 
68B*     Page 18, line 43, leave out subsection (2) 
  
Clause 41
 
  
BY THE LORD GOODHART
THE LORD McNALLY
THE LORD LESTER OF HERNE HILL
 
68C*     Page 19, line 10, leave out ("48") and insert ("36") 
 
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