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Amendments to the Sexual Offences Bill [HL]

Sexual Offences Bill [HL]


AMENDMENTS
TO BE MOVED
ON REPORT


 

Clause 14

 

THE BARONESS WALMSLEY
THE LORD THOMAS OF GRESFORD

Leave out Clause 14
 

After Clause 14

 

THE BARONESS WALMSLEY
THE LORD THOMAS OF GRESFORD

Insert the following new Clause—
  "Sentence review
  Where a young person under the age of 18 has been convicted of an offence under this Part, the Court or Youth Offending Panel shall review the sentence when the young person reaches the age of 18."
 

Clause 15

 

THE BARONESS WALMSLEY
THE LORD THOMAS OF GRESFORD

Page 6, line 43, leave out "for the purpose of" and insert—
  "to promote the child's welfare, with particular regard for the need to—"
Page 7, line 2, after "safety" insert "and emotional well-being"
 

Clause 76

 

THE BARONESS WALMSLEY
THE LORD THOMAS OF GRESFORD

Page 36, line 10, at end insert—
"(   )  In this section "capacity" means sufficient understanding at the time of the relevant activity of its nature and possible consequences."

 
 
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