International Criminal Court Bill -
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Schedule 7
 
  
BY THE LORD HOWELL OF GUILDFORD
THE LORD KINGSLAND
 
29     Page 61, line 44, at end insert--
 
    ("(  )  Notwithstanding anything in the preceding paragraphs, a person convicted by the ICC and serving his sentence in the United Kingdom shall serve a sentence which is no longer than the maximum for that offence in the United Kingdom.")
 
  
Clause 51
 
  
BY THE BARONESS SCOTLAND OF ASTHAL
 
30     Page 25, line 32, leave out ("or") and insert (", a United Kingdom resident or a") 
  
BY THE LORD LESTER OF HERNE HILL
THE LORD GOODHART
 
31*     Page 25, line 33, at end insert (", or
    (c)  outside the United Kingdom by a non-United Kingdom national who, after the alleged offence has been committed, is present in England or Wales")
 
  
Clause 52
 
  
BY THE LORD LESTER OF HERNE HILL
THE LORD GOODHART
 
32*     Page 25, line 36, leave out subsection (2) 
33*     Page 26, line 1, leave out subsection (3) 
  
BY THE BARONESS SCOTLAND OF ASTHAL
 
34     Page 26, line 7, leave out ("or") and insert (", a United Kingdom resident or a") 
  
BY THE LORD LESTER OF HERNE HILL
THE LORD GOODHART
 
35*     Page 26, line 8, at end insert (", or
    (c)  outside the United Kingdom by a non-United Kingdom national who, after the alleged offence has been committed, is present in England or Wales")
 
  
Clause 54
 
  
BY THE BARONESS SCOTLAND OF ASTHAL
 
36     Page 27, line 10, leave out ("or") and insert (", a United Kingdom resident or a") 
  
Clause 58
 
  
BY THE BARONESS SCOTLAND OF ASTHAL
 
37     Page 29, line 1, at end insert ("or a United Kingdom resident") 
  
BY THE LORD LESTER OF HERNE HILL
THE LORD GOODHART
 
38*     Page 29, line 1, at end insert (", or
    (c)  outside the United Kingdom by a non-United Kingdom national who, after the alleged offence has been committed, is present in Northern Ireland")
 
  
Clause 59
 
  
BY THE LORD LESTER OF HERNE HILL
THE LORD GOODHART
 
39*     Page 29, line 4, leave out subsection (2) 
40*     Page 29, line 11, leave out subsection (3) 
  
BY THE BARONESS SCOTLAND OF ASTHAL
 
41     Page 29, line 17, at end insert ("or a United Kingdom resident") 
  
BY THE LORD LESTER OF HERNE HILL
THE LORD GOODHART
 
42*     Page 29, line 17, at end insert (", or
    (c)  outside the United Kingdom by a non-United Kingdom national who, after the alleged offence has been committed, is present in the United Kingdom")
 
  
Clause 61
 
  
BY THE BARONESS SCOTLAND OF ASTHAL
 
43     Page 30, line 15, at end insert ("or a United Kingdom resident") 
  
Clause 65
 
  
BY THE LORD HOWELL OF GUILDFORD
THE LORD KINGSLAND
 
44     Page 32, line 10, leave out from ("or") to ("that") in line 11 and insert ("consciously disregarded information which clearly indicated,") 
45     Page 32, line 32, leave out subsection (5) 
  
Clause 67
 
  
BY THE BARONESS SCOTLAND OF ASTHAL
 
46     Page 33, line 30, at end insert--
 
    ("(1A)  In this Part a "United Kingdom resident" means a person who is resident in the United Kingdom."
 
  
BY THE LORD LESTER OF HERNE HILL
THE LORD GOODHART
[As an amendment to amendment 46]
 
47*     Line 3, at end insert ("whether or not he is also resident elsewhere") 
  
After Clause 67
 
  
BY THE BARONESS SCOTLAND OF ASTHAL
 
48     Insert the following new Clause-- 
     ("  .--(1)  This section applies in relation to a person who commits acts outside the United Kingdom at a time when he is not a United Kingdom national, a United Kingdom resident or a person subject to UK service jurisdiction and who subsequently becomes resident in the United Kingdom.
 
    (2)  Proceedings may be brought against such a person in England and Wales or Northern Ireland for a substantive offence under this Part if--
    (a)  he is resident in the United Kingdom at the time the proceedings are brought, and
    (b)  the acts in respect of which the proceedings are brought would have constituted that offence if they had been committed in that part of the United Kingdom.
    (3)  Proceedings may be brought against such a person in England and Wales or Northern Ireland for an offence ancillary to a substantive offence under this Part (or what would be such a substantive offence if committed in that part of the United Kingdom) if--
    (a)  he is resident in the United Kingdom at the time the proceedings are brought, and
    (b)  the acts in respect of which the proceedings are brought would have constituted that offence if they had been committed in that part of the United Kingdom.
    (4)  In this section "substantive offence" means an offence other than an ancillary offence.
 
    (5)  Nothing in this section shall be read as restricting the operation of any other provision of this Part.")
Proceedings against persons becoming resident within the jurisdiction.
  
Clause 80
 
  
BY THE BARONESS SCOTLAND OF ASTHAL
 
49     Page 40, line 37, at end insert-- 
 
("United Kingdom resident section 67(1A)")
 
  
Clause 81
 
  
BY THE LORD SHORE OF STEPNEY
 
50*     Page 40, line 42, at end insert--
 
    ("(3)  The Secretary of State may not make an order under this section until--
    (a)  the Government has made a declaration of its reservations about the observance of Article 8(b)(i), (ii), (iv), (xvii), (xviii), (xix) and (xxv) on War Crimes when the United Kingdom is exercising its right of self-defence and when its armed forces are being deployed to resist aggression committed against a fellow Member State of the United Nations, and
    (b)  that declaration has been submitted to, and approved by resolution of, both Houses of Parliament.")
 
  
BY THE LORD LAMONT OF LERWICK
 
51*     Page 40, line 42, at end insert--
 
    ("(  )  An order may not be made under this section until all those countries which have ratified the Statute of the ICC have made their assessed contributions required under Article 115 for the operation of the Court.")
 
52*     Page 40, line 42, at end insert--
 
    ("(  )  No order may be made under this section until all those countries which have ratified the Statute of the ICC have paid the appropriate assessed contributions laid down in Article 115, and provided that voluntary contributions in accordance with Article 116 are no more than five per cent of the total annual funding.")
 
 
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