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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 Marshalled List of Amendments to the Terrorism Bill to be moved on Third Reading in the House of Lords.

 [Amendments marked * are new or have been altered] 
Amendment
No.
 
  
Clause 1
 
  
BY THE LORD GOODHART
THE LORD McNALLY
THE LORD LESTER OF HERNE HILL
 
1     Page 1, line 7, after ("of") insert ("criminal") 
2     Page 1, line 9, at beginning insert ("subject to subsection (3)") 
3     Page 1, line 9, after ("is") insert ("directed against or") 
4     Page 1, line 9, leave out ("to influence the government or") 
  
BY THE LORD BEAUMONT OF WHITLEY
THE LORD MONSON
 
5     Page 1, line 16, at end insert ("other than that of the person committing the action") 
  
BY THE LORD GOODHART
THE LORD McNALLY
THE LORD LESTER OF HERNE HILL
 
6     Page 1, line 21, leave out ("involves the use of firearms or explosives") and insert ("is intended to cause death") 
7     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 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,")
 
8     Page 2, line 5, leave out paragraph (d) 
  
Clause 12
 
  
BY THE LORD GOODHART
THE LORD McNALLY
THE LORD LESTER OF HERNE HILL
THE LORD MONSON
 
9     Page 7, line 16, at beginning insert ("Subject to subsection (2A),") 
10     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.")
 
  
BY THE LORD BASSAM OF BRIGHTON
 
11     Page 7, line 24, at end insert--
 
    ("(3A)  Where a person is charged with an offence under subsection (2)(c) in respect of a private meeting it is a defence for him to prove that he had no reasonable cause to believe that the address mentioned in subsection (2)(c) would support a proscribed organisation or further its activities.")
 
12     Page 7, line 25, leave out ("and (3)") and insert ("to (3A)") 
13     Page 7, line 26, at end insert-- 
 (", and 
 
    (b)  a meeting is private if the public are not admitted")
 
  
Clause 118
 
  
BY THE LORD BASSAM OF BRIGHTON
 
14     Page 55, line 38, after ("sections") insert ("12(3A),") 
  
Schedule 7
 
  
BY THE LORD BASSAM OF BRIGHTON
 
15     Page 110, line 28, leave out ("knowingly") and insert ("wilfully") 
16     Page 110, line 30, leave out ("knowingly") and insert ("wilfully") 
 
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