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Amendments to the Criminal Justice Bill

Criminal Justice Bill


AMENDMENTS
TO BE MOVED
IN COMMITTEE
[Supplementary to the Fifth Marshalled List]


 

Clause 135

 

THE BARONESS ANELAY OF ST JOHNS
THE LORD KINGSLAND

Page 84, line 10, at beginning insert—
  "Subject to subsection (1A)"
Page 84, line 16, after "to" insert "the community and"
Page 84, line 17, at end insert new subsection (f)—
"(f)  the restoration of public confidence and the prevalence of the offence in question in the locality."
Page 84, line 17, at end insert new subsection (1A)—
  "Judges shall have discretion in the determination of all sentences."
 

Clause 136

 

THE BARONESS ANELAY OF ST JOHNS
THE LORD KINGSLAND

Page 84, line 34, after "offence" insert "and all the surrounding circumstances"
Page 84, line 37, after "convictions" insert "or cautions"
Page 84, line 37, delete "must" and insert "may"
Page 85, line 6, at end insert new subsection (3A)—
"(3A)  In determining the seriousness of any offence, the court may consider any other mitigating or aggravating factors as it considers appropriate to do so."
 

Clause 137

 

THE BARONESS ANELAY OF ST JOHNS
THE LORD KINGSLAND

Page 85, line 19, after "guilty" insert "or made a full admission to the police"
 

Clause 141

 

THE BARONESS ANELAY OF ST JOHNS
THE LORD KINGSLAND

Page 86, line 32, leave out "may" and insert "must"
 

Clause 144

 

THE BARONESS ANELAY OF ST JOHNS
THE LORD KINGSLAND

Page 88, line 6, leave out from "with it" and insert "is so serious that only a custodial sentence can be justified"
 

Clause 150

 

THE BARONESS ANELAY OF ST JOHNS
THE LORD KINGSLAND

Page 90, line 29, leave out "Subject to subsection (2)"
Page 90, line 32, leave out subsection (2)
 

Clause 152

 

THE BARONESS ANELAY OF ST JOHNS
THE LORD KINGSLAND

Page 91, line 32, after "report" leave out all to the end of line 33 and insert "may be given to him and to his parent or guardian if present in court."
 

Clause 154

 

THE BARONESS ANELAY OF ST JOHNS
THE LORD KINGSLAND

Page 92, line 19, leave out "Class A"
Page 93, leave out lines 1 and 2 and insert—
  ""specified drug" means a drug which is a specified class A drug for the purposes of Part 3 of the Criminal Justice and Court Services Act 2000 (c. 43) or which is specified by an order made by the Secretary of State".
 

Clause 160

 

THE BARONESS ANELAY OF ST JOHNS
THE LORD KINGSLAND

Page 95, line 34, leave out "(in this section and section 161 referred to as "judicial members")
Page 95, line 40, leave out "judicial"
Page 96, line 1, leave out "judicial"
Page 96, line 15, leave out "judicial members or non-judicial members" and insert "members of the Council appointed under subsection (1)(b)"
Page 96, line 18, leave out "person eligible for appointment as a judicial member to act as a member" and insert "member to act"
 

Clause 161

 

THE BARONESS ANELAY OF ST JOHNS
THE LORD KINGSLAND

Page 96, line 24, leave out "judicial members and non-judicial members"
Page 96, line 26, leave out "appropriate Minister" and insert "Lord Chancellor"
Page 96, line 26, leave out "judicial member or non-judicial member"
Page 96, line 30, leave out paragraph (2)
Page 96, line 35, leave out "(6)"
Page 96, line 37, leave out "judicial"
Page 96, line 39, leave out "judicial"
Page 96, line 42, leave out paragraph (5)
 

Clause 216

 

THE BARONESS ANELAY OF ST JOHNS
THE LORD KINGSLAND

Page 127, line 7, leave out from "a" to end of line 9 and insert—
  "substantial risk of his committing further specified offences involving a significant risk of serious harm to members of the public."
 

Clause 290

 

THE BARONESS ANELAY OF ST JOHNS
THE LORD KINGSLAND

Page 165, line 9, leave out paragraph (2)
 

Clause 299

 

THE BARONESS ANELAY OF ST JOHNS
THE LORD KINGSLAND

Page 171, leave out line 33
 

Schedule 27

 

THE BARONESS ANELAY OF ST JOHNS
THE LORD KINGSLAND

Page 331, line 36, leave out "and"
Page 331, line 37, at end insert "; and
(c)  he does not fall within subsection (4) below"
Page 332, line 4, at end insert—
"(4)  A person falls within this subsection if, in the opinion of the appropriate officer
(a)  that person has a close present or former connection with the administration of justice, and
(b)  as a result other jurors might give that person's views undue weight."
Page 332, line 24, at end insert—
"6A  After section 9(3) (discretionary excusal) there is inserted—
"(3A)  Crown Court rules shall provide for questions arising in relation to the application of section 1(1)(e) to any person to be resolved by the court."

 
 
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5 August 2003