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Amendments to the Criminal Justice and Police Bill

Criminal Justice and Police Bill


AMENDMENTS
TO BE MOVED
IN COMMITTEE


 

Clause 1

 

THE LORD COPE OF BERKELEY
THE BARONESS BUSCOMBE
THE VISCOUNT BRIDGEMAN

Page 2, leave out lines 20 and 21
Page 2, leave out lines 27 to 32
Page 2, line 34, at end insert—
  "Paragraph 10(1) of Schedule 4 to the Local Government (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1982 (c. 30)Unlawful street trading"
 

Clause 2

 

THE LORD COPE OF BERKELEY
THE BARONESS BUSCOMBE
THE VISCOUNT BRIDGEMAN

Page 3, line 3, leave out "has reason to believe" and insert "believes beyond reasonable doubt"
Page 3, line 3, after "aged" insert "16 or over, or (in the case of a penalty offence which may only be committed by a person aged 18 or over) aged"
Page 3, line 8, leave out subsection (3)
Page 3, line 11, after "penalty" insert "and in the case of a penalty offence under section 1(1) of the Criminal Damage Act 1971, compensation,"
Page 3, line 13, leave out subsection (5)
Page 3, line 15, at end insert—
"(   )  Any person who, in connection with the giving of a penalty notice by a constable under this section, knowingly or recklessly gives that constable relevant information which is false in any material particular shall be guilty of an offence and shall be liable on summary conviction to a fine not exceeding level 3 on the standard scale.
(   )  In this subsection, "relevant information" means the name, address and date of birth of the person to whom the penalty notice is to be given."
 

Clause 3

 

THE LORD COPE OF BERKELEY
THE BARONESS BUSCOMBE
THE VISCOUNT BRIDGEMAN

Page 3, line 21, at end insert—
"(   )  The Secretary of State may, in respect of a penalty offence contrary to section 1(1) of the Criminal Damage Act 1971, specify the amount of compensation for which a person may be liable."
Page 3, line 29, at end insert "and, as the case may be, compensation"
 

Clause 6

 

THE LORD COPE OF BERKELEY
THE BARONESS BUSCOMBE
THE VISCOUNT BRIDGEMAN

Page 4, line 23, leave out "issue guidance" and insert "by order issue a code of practice"
Page 4, line 27, at end insert—
"(   )  about the account to be taken by constables of the means of a person to be served with a penalty notice to pay the penalty specified in the notice."
Page 4, line 27, at end insert—
"(2)  In issuing guidance under subsection (1) the Secretary of State shall have regard to the need—
(a)  not to issue a penalty notice in circumstances where to do so would involve a significant risk of exacerbating the potential for disorder, and
(b)  to encourage and not to diminish the opportunity for the reparations and restorative justice."
 

Clause 12

 

THE LORD COPE OF BERKELEY
THE BARONESS BUSCOMBE
THE VISCOUNT BRIDGEMAN

Page 6, line 32, at end insert "and reasonably believes that their behaviour may lead to an offence"
Page 7, line 2, leave out "he considers appropriate" and insert "the chief officer of police for that area has specified"
Page 7, line 6, leave out subsection (5)
 

Clause 13

 

THE LORD COPE OF BERKELEY
THE BARONESS BUSCOMBE
THE VISCOUNT BRIDGEMAN

Page 7, line 16, leave out paragraph (b) and insert—
"(b)  any area to which members of the public have or may gain access"
Page 7, line 22, after "been" insert "or may be"
Page 7, line 22, at end insert ", provided that a constable may lawfully exercise any of the powers in section 12 whether or not the place has been so designated if he reasonably believes the place of the offence is a public place"
Page 7, line 22, at end insert—
"(2A)  An order under subsection (2) may only be made by a meeting of the full local authority."
Page 7, line 25, at end insert—
"(   )  to specify that the order shall not apply to a particular area within a designated public place"
Page 7, line 25, at end insert—
"(   )  to specify that the order shall apply at particular times, or on particular days, only."
Page 7, line 25, at end insert—
"(   )  to specify that the order may be suspended for a period of not more than 48 hours by an officer or committee of the authority with the agreement of a superintendent of police."
 

Clause 19

 

THE LORD COPE OF BERKELEY
THE BARONESS BUSCOMBE
THE VISCOUNT BRIDGEMAN

Page 17, line 4, after "liquor" insert "or the supply or sale or offering to supply or sell any controlled drug"

 
 
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11 April 2001