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Amendments to the Courts Bill [HL]

Courts Bill [HL]


AMENDMENTS
TO BE MOVED
IN COMMITTEE


 

Clause 4

 

THE LORD DIXON-SMITH

Page 2, line 37, after "into" insert "a minimum of 25"
Page 2, line 38, at end insert—
"(   )  The number and area for which court administration councils are responsible shall be the same as the number and area of police authorities."
Page 2, line 40, at end insert—
"(   )  Before appointing the members of a court administration Council, the Lord Chancellor shall consult judges, lay justices and local authorities serving in the area."
Page 3, line 2, leave out paragraph (a) and insert—
"(a)  a minimum of 2 members who are judges serving in the area chosen by the judges serving in the area,"
Page 3, line 3, leave out paragraph (b) and insert—
"(b)  a minimum of five members who are lay justices serving in the area chosen by the lay justices serving in the area."
Page 3, line 7, leave out paragraph (d) and insert—
"(d)  four members chosen from among those who are elected representatives of the people living in the area,"
 

Clause 5

 

THE LORD DIXON-SMITH

Page 3, line 24, leave out from "courts" to end of line 26 and insert "where the Lord Chancellor agrees with the recommendations they may be implemented.
(   )  Where there is no agreement, new proposals may be made by either the court administration council or by the Lord Chancellor.
(   )  Proposals may be implemented only when agreement is reached."
 

Clause 11

 

THE LORD GOODHART
THE LORD THOMAS OF GRESFORD

Page 5, line 27, leave out "Chancellor" and insert "Chief Justice"
 

Clause 22

 

THE LORD DIXON-SMITH

Page 10, line 14, after "2(1)" insert "to be clerk of a local justice area"
Page 10, line 15, at end insert—
"(c)  appointed with the agreement of the chairman and deputy chairmen of the local justice area."
Page 10, line 24, at end insert—
"(c)  appointed with the agreement of the clerk of the local justice area."
 

Clause 26

 

THE LORD GOODHART
THE LORD THOMAS OF GRESFORD

Page 12, line 33, at end insert—
"(   )  Nothing in this section or section 27 excludes a right to damages under section 9 of the Human Rights Act 1998 (c. 42)."
 

Clause 36

 

THE LORD GOODHART
THE LORD THOMAS OF GRESFORD

Page 18, line 4, leave out subsection (5)
 

Clause 83

 

THE LORD GOODHART
THE LORD THOMAS OF GRESFORD

Page 38, line 42, leave out "by the defendant,"
Page 38, line 42, leave out "14" and insert "28"
Page 39, leave out lines 1 and 2
Page 39, line 9, leave out "by the defendant,"
Page 39, line 9, leave out "14" and insert "28"
Page 39, leave out lines 12 and 13
 

Clause 88

 

THE LORD THOMAS OF GRESFORD
THE LORD GOODHART

Page 42, line 28, at end insert—
    "(   )  make provision for ordering third party costs against the prison service or any security firm for failure to deliver prisoners to the court in time, or at all;"

 
 
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9 January 2003