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Amendments to the Courts Bill [HL]

Courts Bill [HL]


AMENDMENTS
TO BE MOVED
ON REPORT


 

Clause 2

 

THE LORD GOODHART
THE LORD THOMAS OF GRESFORD

Page 2, line 16, at end insert—
"(   )  Before entering into an arrangement under subsection (4) which includes the provision of officers or staff who are not employed in the civil service of the State the Lord Chancellor shall consult the Lord Chief Justice, the Master of the Rolls, the President of the Family Division and the Vice Chancellor as to what effect (if any) the arrangement might have on the proper and efficient administration of justice."
 

Clause 36

 

THE LORD GOODHART
THE LORD THOMAS OF GRESFORD

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

Clause 37

 

THE LORD GOODHART
THE LORD THOMAS OF GRESFORD

Page 18, line 26, at end insert—
"(   )  Nothing in that section shall disqualify any person from being appointed or acting as a justice of the peace."
 

Clause 40

 

THE LORD GOODHART
THE LORD THOMAS OF GRESFORD

Leave out Clause 40
 

Clause 67

 

THE LORD GOODHART
THE LORD THOMAS OF GRESFORD

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"
 

Clause 74

 

THE LORD GOODHART
THE LORD THOMAS OF GRESFORD

Page 34, line 33, leave out "disallow or alter"
Page 34, line 34, leave out subsection (4)
Page 34, line 35, leave out "or altered"
 

Clause 80

 

THE LORD GOODHART
THE LORD THOMAS OF GRESFORD

Page 36, line 38, leave out "disallow or alter" and insert "or disallow"
Page 36, leave out lines 39 and 40
Page 38, line 1, leave out "or altered"
 

Clause 88

 

THE LORD GOODHART
THE LORD THOMAS OF GRESFORD

Page 42, line 26, 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 on time, or at all"
 

Clause 92

 

THE LORD GOODHART
THE LORD THOMAS OF GRESFORD

Page 44, line 21, at end insert—
    "(   )  Periodical payments shall, unless the court otherwise directs, be increased or decreased in accordance with the Retail Price Index."
Page 46, line 19, at end insert—
"(   )  But no order may be made under subsection (1) authorising an increase of periodical payments unless in the proceedings in which the payments were originally ordered—
(a)  it was proved or admitted that there was a chance that at some definite or indefinite time in the future the injured person would, as result of the act or omission which gave rise to the case of action, develop some serious disease or suffer some serious deterioration in his physical or mental condition; and
(b)  the court assessed the periodical payments on the assumption that the injured person would not develop the disease or suffer the deterioration in his condition."
Page 46, line 39, leave out "or amend"
 

Schedule 2

 

THE LORD GOODHART
THE LORD THOMAS OF GRESFORD

Page 61, line 34, leave out sub-paragraphs (2) and (3) and insert—
    "(2)      Interest shall be payable from the date of default on the amount of the fine for the time being unpaid at the rate of interest payable on judgment debts."
Page 61, line 37, leave out "increase" and insert "interest"
Page 61, line 39, leave out "increase" and insert "interest"
Page 61, line 41, leave out "increase" and insert "interest"
Page 61, line 42, at end insert—
"(c)  shall not be taken into account when calculating the amount on which interest is payable under sub-paragraph (2)"
Page 62, line 2, leave out "an increase is imposed" and insert "interest becomes payable"
Page 62, line 3, leave out "increase" and insert "interest"
Page 62, line 4, leave out "increase" and insert "interest"
Page 62, line 10, leave out "increase" and insert "interest"
Page 62, line 18, leave out "increase" and insert "interest becomes payable"
Page 62, line 22, leave out "the increase" and insert "interest"
Page 62, line 26, leave out "increase" and insert "interest"
Page 62, line 28, leave out "increase" and insert "interest"
Page 62, line 32, leave out "the increase is imposed" and insert "interest becomes payable"
Page 63, line 2, at end insert "(other than a clamping order)"
Page 63, line 39, leave out "the increase" and insert "interest"
Page 64, line 11, at end insert—
    "(   )      The magistrates' court may (either before or after the end of the period of 10 working days) extend the time for appealing under this paragaph."
Page 64, line 27, leave out "increase)" and insert "interest)"
 

Schedule 3

 

THE LORD GOODHART
THE LORD THOMAS OF GRESFORD

Page 68, line 1, at end insert—
"(   )      A party to the case may appeal to the Crown Court against a ruling made under this section."
Leave out Schedule 3

 
 
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4 April 2003