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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 on Third Reading in the House of Lords.

  
Clause 1
 
  
BY THE LORD GOODHART
THE LORD McNALLY
THE LORD LESTER OF HERNE HILL
 
     Page 1, line 7, after ("of") insert ("criminal") 
     Page 1, line 9, at beginning insert ("subject to subsection (3)") 
     Page 1, line 9, leave out ("to influence the government or") 
     Page 1, line 21, leave out ("involves the use of firearms or explosives") and insert ("is intended to cause death") 
     Page 1, line 25, at end insert--
    ("(  )  action (whether within or outside the United Kingdom) is criminal action--
          (i)  if it is action which is carried out or threatened to be carried out in any part of the United Kingdom and is or would be a criminal offence under the law of that part, or
          (ii)  if it is action which is carried out or threatened to be carried out or threatened to be carried out outside the United Kingdom and is action of a kind which, if carried out in any part of the United Kingdom, would be an offence under the law of that part,")
 
     Page 2, line 5, leave out paragraph (d) 
  
Clause 12
 
  
BY THE LORD GOODHART
THE LORD McNALLY
THE LORD LESTER OF HERNE HILL
 
     Page 7, line 16, at beginning insert ("Subject to subsection (2A),") 
     Page 7, line 21, at end insert--
 
    ("(2A)  No offence is committed under subsection (2)(c) by a person who arranges, manages or assists in arranging a meeting if the meeting is not open to the public and he has reasonable grounds for believing that it would be in the public interest for the meeting to be held.")
 
 
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