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Amendments to be debated in the House of Lords

Here you can browse the Amendments to the Criminal Justice and Court Services Bill to be moved in Committee in the House of Lords.

  
Clause 29
 
  
BY THE LORD BASSAM OF BRIGHTON
 
     Page 14, line 10, leave out ("or guardianship") 
     Page 14, line 11, at end insert ("or
    (  )  a guardianship order,")
 
  
After Clause 36
 
  
BY THE LORD BASSAM OF BRIGHTON
 
     Insert the following new Clause:-- 
     ("  .--(1)  In section 6(2) of the Protection of Children Act 1978 (punishments), for "three" there is substituted "ten".Indecent photographs of children: increase of maximum penalties.
     (2)  In Article 3(4)(a) of the Protection of Children (Northern Ireland) Order 1978 (indecent photographs of children), for "three" there is substituted "ten".S.I. 1978/1047 (N.I. 17).
     (3)  In section 160 of the Criminal Justice Act 1988 (summary offence of possession of indecent photograph of child)--
    (a)  after subsection (2) there is inserted--
        (2A)  A person shall be liable on conviction on indictment of an offence under this section to imprisonment for a term not exceeding five years or a fine, or both."
    (b)  for the sidenote there is substituted "Possession of indecent photograph of child".
1988 c. 33.
     (4)  In Article 15 of the Criminal Justice (Evidence, etc.) (Northern Ireland) Order 1988 (summary offence of possession of indecent photograph of child)--
    (a)  after paragraph (2) there is inserted--
        (2A)  A person shall be liable on conviction on indictment of an offence under paragraph (1) to imprisonment for a term not exceeding five years or a fine, or both."
    (b)  for the heading there is substituted "Possession of indecent photograph of child".")
S.I. 1988/1847 (N.I. 17).
  
Clause 48
 
  
BY THE LORD WINDLESHAM
THE LORD DHOLAKIA
THE BARONESS STERN
 
     Page 33, line 1, leave out subsections (4) to (6) 
  
Clause 60
 
  
BY THE LORD BASSAM OF BRIGHTON
 
     Page 41, line 34, leave out from ("subsection") to end of line 37 and insert ("(2)(d) there is inserted-- 
 
      (da)  the prisoner is subject to the notification requirements of Part I of the Sex Offenders Act 1997;"")
1997 c. 51.
  
Clause 72
 
  
BY THE LORD BASSAM OF BRIGHTON
 
     Page 45, line 5, leave out ("and 34") and insert (", 34 and (Indecent photographs of children: increase of maximum penalties)") 
  
Schedule 4
 
  
BY THE LORD BASSAM OF BRIGHTON
 
     Page 54, line 22, at end insert-- 
 
    ("(  )  an offence under section 160 of the Criminal Justice Act 1988 (possession of indecent photograph of child);")
1988 c. 33.
  
Schedule 6
 
  
BY THE LORD BASSAM OF BRIGHTON
 
     Page 75, line 38, at end insert--
 
    ("  .  In section 12 (interpretation)--
    (a)  in the definition of "child care position", for paragraphs (a) to (c) there is substituted--
      (a)  is a regulated position for the purposes of Part II of the Criminal Justice and Court Services Act 2000; but
      (b)  is not a position within subsection (3) below;"
 
 
    (b)  in subsection (3)(b), for the words from "an independent" to the end there is substituted "a school which is a children's home for the purposes of the Care Standards Act 2000".")
2000 c. 14
  
 
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