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Here you can browse the Amendments to the Countryside and Rights of Way Bill to be moved on Report in the House of Lords.

Schedule 12
     Page 136, line 44, leave out ("subsection") and insert ("subsections (2) and") 
     Page 136, line 45, leave out ("13 or section") and insert ("5, 8, 9(1) to (4), 10 to 12 or 13(1) shall be liable on summary conviction to a fine not exceeding level 5 on the standard scale.
    (1A)  Subject to subsection (5), a person guilty of an offence under any of sections 6, 7, 9(5), 13(2) or")
     Page 136, line 47, at end insert--
    ("(2)  A person is not liable to imprisonment pursuant to subsection (1) if--
    (a)  the offence was committed in the course of or was incidental to the carrying out of a lawful occupation or activity, and
    (b)  the court is satisfied that the commission of the offence was not part of a pattern of premeditated activity conducted for purposes other than those relevant to or incidental to the pursuit of that lawful occupation or activity."")
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