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Amendments to the Courts Bill [HL]

Courts Bill [HL]


AMENDMENTS
TO BE MOVED
IN COMMITTEE


 

Clause 1

 

THE LORD KINGSLAND
THE LORD HUNT OF WIRRAL

Page 1, line 18, at end insert "and the manner in which he has fulfilled his general duty in relation to the courts"
 

Clause 4

 

THE LORD KINGSLAND
THE LORD HUNT OF WIRRAL

Page 3, line 27, leave out subsection (3)
 

Clause 5

 

THE LORD KINGSLAND
THE LORD HUNT OF WIRRAL

Page 3, line 25, leave out "give due consideration" and insert "have regard"
 

Clause 8

 

THE LORD KINGSLAND
THE LORD HUNT OF WIRRAL

Page 4, line 11, at beginning insert "Subject to subsection (2A)"
Page 4, line 11, at end insert—
"(2A)  In specifying local justice areas under subsection (2) the Lord Chancellor shall have regard to the desirability of ensuring that their boundaries are coterminous with such areas as are established for the time being in respect of the Police and the Crown Prosecution Service"
Page 4, line 27, at end insert—
"(d)  such other persons as appear to him to be appropriate"
 

Clause 10

 

THE LORD KINGSLAND
THE LORD HUNT OF WIRRAL

Page 5, line 10, leave out "or on behalf of"
 

Clause 31

 

THE LORD KINGSLAND
THE LORD HUNT OF WIRRAL

Page 15, line 4, leave out "Schedule 2, or"
Page 15, line 16, leave out subsection (8)
 

Clause 46

 

THE LORD KINGSLAND
THE LORD HUNT OF WIRRAL

Page 22, line 26, after "conditions" insert "(including conditions as to good character)"
 

Before Clause 47

 

THE LORD KINGSLAND
THE LORD HUNT OF WIRRAL

Insert the following new Clause—
  "Interpretation of sections 47 and 48
  In sections 47 and 48, the term "any person" does not include judges and justices of the peace who are present in, or seeking to enter, a court building for the purposes of their duties."
 

Clause 67

 

THE LORD KINGSLAND
THE LORD HUNT OF WIRRAL

Page 31, line 16, leave out "with the concurrence of the Secretary of State,"
Page 31, line 17, leave out ", disallow or alter" and insert "or disallow"
Page 31, line 18, leave out subsection (4)
Page 31, line 19, leave out "or altered"
Page 31, line 24, leave out from "Rules" to third "of" in line 25 and insert "shall not be made unless a draft of the instrument has been laid before and approved by resolution of both Houses"
 

Clause 68

 

THE LORD KINGSLAND
THE LORD HUNT OF WIRRAL

Page 31, line 29, leave out "or desirable"
 

Clause 74

 

THE LORD KINGSLAND
THE LORD HUNT OF WIRRAL

Page 34, line 33, leave out ", disallow or alter" and insert "or disallow"
Page 34, line 34, leave out subsection (4)
Page 34, line 35, leave out "or altered"
Page 34, line 40, leave out from "Rules" to third "of" in line 41 and insert "shall not be made unless a draft of the instrument has been laid before and approved by a resolution of both Houses"
 

Clause 80

 

THE LORD KINGSLAND
THE LORD HUNT OF WIRRAL

Page 36, line 38, leave out ", disallow or alter" and insert "or disallow"
Page 37, line 3, leave out "or altered"
Page 37, line 8, leave out from "Rules" to third "of" in line 9 and insert "shall not be made unless a draft of the instrument has been laid before and approved by a resolution of both Houses"
 

Before Clause 81

 

THE LORD KINGSLAND
THE LORD HUNT OF WIRRAL

Insert the following new Clause—
  "Court of Appeal: Attorney-General's power to refer unduly lenient sentences
  In section 35(3) of the Criminal Justice Act 1988 (c. 33) (scope of Part IV) after paragraph (b)(ii) there is inserted—
      "; or
    (iii)  for an offence under section 9 of the Theft Act 1968 (burglary)""
 

Clause 88

 

THE LORD KINGSLAND
THE LORD HUNT OF WIRRAL

Page 42, line 20, after "serious" insert "and wilful"
Page 42, line 21, leave out "serious"
 

Clause 97

 

THE LORD KINGSLAND
THE LORD HUNT OF WIRRAL

Page 52, line 1, after "made" insert "under section 31(4) which contains provision of the type specified in section 31(5) or"

 
 
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14 January 2003