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Amendments to the Licensing Bill [HL]

Licensing Bill [HL]


AMENDMENTS
TO BE MOVED
IN COMMITTEE
[Supplementary to the Marshalled List]


 

After Clause 18

 

THE LORD HARRIS OF HARINGEY

191A*Insert the following new Clause—
  "Police representations
(1)  Where representations are made by the chief officer of police for a police area in which the premises are situated and where those representations contain a statement that, due to the exceptional circumstances of the case, he is satisfied that extra policing costs, which in his opinion will be significant, will be incurred as a likely effect of the grant of a premises licence, the licensing authority must take such of the steps mentioned in subsection (2) as it considers necessary.
(2)  The steps are—
(a)  to grant the licence subject to the condition mentioned in subsection (3),
(b)  to exclude from the scope of the licence any of the licensable activities to which the application refers,
(c)  to reject the application.
(3)  The condition is that every year the holder of the premises licence granted in accordance with subsection (2)(a) shall pay to the police authority for the area in which the premises are situated a sum to be determined by the licensing authority to defray the costs of policing referred to in the representations made under subsection (1)."
 

Clause 50

 

THE LORD HARRIS OF HARINGEY

247A*Page 29, line 27, at end insert "including whether or not any conditions are imposed under section (Police representations)"
 

Schedule 5

 

THE LORD HARRIS OF HARINGEY

441A*Page 117, line 24, at end insert "or grants a premises licence with a condition under section (Police representations)"
441B*Page 117, line 36, at end insert "or that, on granting the licence under section (Police representations) ought to have imposed a condition or a different condition"

 
 
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