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Amendments to the Police (Northern Ireland) Bill

Police (Northern Ireland) Bill -
Amendments to be debated in the House of Lords

Here you can browse the Amendments to the Police (Northern Ireland) Bill to be moved in Committee in the House of Lords.

  
Clause 3
 
  
BY THE LORD ARCHER OF SANDWELL
 
     Page 2, line 7, at end insert ("and compliant with all relevant international human rights standards") 
     Page 2, line 15, at end insert ("and international human rights standards") 
     Page 2, line 41, leave out ("co-operation of the public with the police") and insert ("mutual co-operation of the police and the public") 
     Page 2, line 42, at end insert--
    ("(  )  make arrangements for the inspection of all custody and interrogation accommodation;
    (  )  make arrangements for the ongoing monitoring of police action to control public disorder;
    (  )  monitor the training, education and development strategy of the police service")
 
  
Clause 16
 
  
BY THE LORD ARCHER OF SANDWELL
 
     Page 8, line 43, leave out ("co-operation of the public with the police") and insert ("mutual co-operation of the police and the public") 
  
Clause 18
 
  
BY THE LORD ARCHER OF SANDWELL
 
     Page 9, line 20, after first ("Board,") insert ("or if it considers it appropriate to do so,") 
     Page 9, line 20, leave out ("such") 
     Page 9, line 21, leave out ("as may be specified in the requirement") 
  
Clause 19
 
  
BY THE LORD ARCHER OF SANDWELL
 
     Page 9, line 30, leave out (", with the consent of the Secretary of State,") 
     Page 9, line 36, at end insert--
    ("(  )  the district policing partnership;
    (  )  the Police Ombudsman;
    (  )  the Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission; and
    (  )  the Equality Commission for Northern Ireland")
 
     Page 10, line 15, at end insert--
    ("(i)  the arrangements for consulting statutory authorities, non-governmental organizations and community groups concerned with safety issues, policing and other matters relating to the public welfare")
 
  
Clause 20
 
  
BY THE LORD ARCHER OF SANDWELL
 
     Page 10, line 22, after ("Constable") insert ("after consultation with the Board") 
  
Clause 22
 
  
BY THE LORD ARCHER OF SANDWELL
 
     Page 11, line 18, at end insert--
 
    ("(  )  When publishing the local policing plan, the district commander shall state what representations he has received from the district policing partnership and the extent to which they have been taken into account in the local plan.")
 
  
Clause 25
 
  
BY THE LORD ARCHER OF SANDWELL
 
     Page 12, line 18, at end insert--
 
    ("(4)  The Board may specify factors ("performance targets") by reference to which the performance of the Police Service can be measured.")
 
  
Clause 27
 
  
BY THE LORD ARCHER OF SANDWELL
 
     The Lord Archer of Sandwell gives notice of his intention to oppose the Question that Clause 27 stand part of the Bill. 
  
Clause 28
 
  
BY THE LORD ARCHER OF SANDWELL
 
     Page 13, line 12, at end insert (", fairness and impartiality") 
  
Clause 33
 
  
BY THE LORD ARCHER OF SANDWELL
 
     Page 17, line 3, leave out from ("shall") to end of line 4 and insert (", except as otherwise approved by the Police Board, comply with") 
  
Clause 37
 
  
BY THE LORD ARCHER OF SANDWELL
 
     Page 18, line 30, at end insert--
 
    ("(4)  Any person appointed to the Police Service of Northern Ireland Reserve shall serve only on a part-time basis.")
 
  
Clause 50
 
  
BY THE LORD ARCHER OF SANDWELL
 
     Page 27, line 1, at end insert--
    ("(  )  the Equality Commission for Northern Ireland;")
 
     Page 27, line 18, at end insert--
 
    ("(9)  A failure by a police officer to comply with the Code of Ethics shall constitute a disciplinary offence under sections 25 and 26 of the Police (Northern Ireland) Act 1998.")
 
  
Clause 58
 
  
BY THE LORD ARCHER OF SANDWELL
 
     Page 30, line 45, leave out ("or") 
     Page 31, line 1, leave out paragraph (b) 
     Page 31, line 10, leave out ("with the approval of") and insert ("after consulting") 
     Page 31, line 22, leave out subsection (13) 
  
Clause 60
 
  
BY THE LORD ARCHER OF SANDWELL
 
     Page 32, line 7, leave out ("under this Part") and insert ("whether or not such matters arise from a complaint") 
  
Clause 61
 
  
BY THE LORD ARCHER OF SANDWELL
 
     Page 32, line 22, leave out ("statistical") 
  
Schedule 1
 
  
BY THE LORD ARCHER OF SANDWELL
 
     Page 41, line 43, at end insert ("including its ethnic and gender constituents") 
  
Schedule 4
 
  
BY THE LORD ARCHER OF SANDWELL
 
     Page 54, line 20, at end insert--
 
    ("(3)  The terms of reference shall set forth the powers of the Commission to prescribe time limits for effecting such changes.")
 
 
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