House of Lords portcullis
House of Lords

Publications on the internet
Other Public Bills before Parliament
Amendments to the Police (Northern Ireland) Bill [HL]

Police (Northern Ireland) Bill [HL]


AMENDMENTS TO BE MOVED ON
CONSIDERATION OF COMMONS AMENDMENTS

 

Clause 1

 

COMMONS AMENDMENT NO. 1

The Lord Glentoran to move, as an amendment to the motion that the House do agree with the Commons in their Amendment No. 1, leave out "agree" and insert "disagree".
 

After Clause 1

 

COMMONS AMENDMENT NO. 3
THE LORD GLENTORAN
THE VISCOUNT BRIDGEMAN
[As an Amendment to Commons Amendment No. 3]

Line 6, leave out from "Board" to end of line 7 and insert "the Chief Constable"
Line 9, leave out "shall" and insert "may"
Leave out line 10
 

After Clause 13

 

COMMONS AMENDMENT NO. 14

The Lord Glentoran to move, as an amendment to the motion that the House do agree with the Commons in their Amendment No. 14, leave out "agree" and insert "disagree".
 

THE LORD SMITH OF CLIFTON
[As an Amendment to Commons Amendment No. 14]

Line 31, at end insert—
"(3)  The Secretary of State shall not make an order under subsection (2) until acts of completion have occurred.
(4)  In subsection (3), "acts of completion" means—
(a)  that the decommissioning of firearms, ammunition and explosives held by one of the organisations specified under Schedule 2 of the Terrorism Act 2000 has occurred and has been verified under section 3 of the Northern Ireland Arms Decommissioning Act 1997 by the Commission;
(b)  there has been a statement from that organisation ordering the termination of acts of paramilitary violence by that organisation, including—
(i)  shootings;
(ii)  beatings;
(iii)  threats;
(iv)  intimidations; and
(c)  there has been a statement from that organisation removing any threats to those who left their homes due to intimidation by that organisation.
(5)  The Secretary of State may by order add further acts to those listed in subsection (4) above."
 

THE LORD GLENTORAN
THE VISCOUNT BRIDGEMAN
[As an Amendment to Commons Amendment No. 14]

Line 31, at end insert—
"(3)  No such order shall be made under subsection (2) until such time as the decommissioning section of the Belfast Agreement has been fully implemented and this has been verified by a declaration made by the Commission referred to in section 7 of the Northern Ireland Arms Decommissioning Act 1997."
 

After Clause 15

 

COMMONS AMENDMENT NO. 15

The Lord Glentoran to move, as an amendment to the motion that the House do agree with the Commons in their Amendment No. 15, leave out "agree" and insert "disagree".
 

Clause 18

 

COMMONS AMENDMENT NO. 17
THE LORD GLENTORAN
THE VISCOUNT BRIDGEMAN
[As an Amendment to Commons Amendment No. 17]

Line 3, at end insert—
"(aa)  information the disclosure of which would, or would be likely to, prejudice the prevention or detection of crime or the apprehension or prosecution of offenders,"
 

Clause 20

 

COMMONS AMENDMENT NO. 26
THE LORD GLENTORAN
THE VISCOUNT BRIDGEMAN
[As an Amendment to Commons Amendment No. 26]

Line 4, at end insert—
"(aa)  the Chief Constable informs the Board that, in his opinion, the information would, or would be likely to, prejudice the prevention or detection of crime or the apprehension or prosecution of offenders;"
 

Before Schedule 1

 

COMMONS AMENDMENT NO. 52

The Lord Glentoran to move, as an amendment to the motion that the House do agree with the Commons in their Amendment No. 52, leave out "agree" and insert "disagree".

 
 
House of Commons home page Houses of Parliament home page House of Lords home page search page enquiries index

©Parliamentary copyright 2003
2 April 2003