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264

Page 92, line 26, leave out “52” and insert “54

Schedule 5

265

Page 93, line 20, at end insert—

 

“Children and Young Persons Act 1933 (c. 12)

 

           In Schedule 1 to the Children and Young Persons Act 1933 (offences to

 

which special provisions of that Act apply), for the entry relating to

 

offences under the Sexual Offences Act 1956 (c. 69) substitute—           

 

                            “Any offence against a child or young person under any of

 

sections 1 to 42, 48 to 54, 57 to 61, 67 and 68 of the Sexual

 

Offences Act 2003, or any attempt to commit such an offence.

 

                            Any offence under section 62 or 63 of the Sexual Offences Act

 

2003 where the intended offence was an offence against a child

 

or young person, or any attempt to commit such an offence.”

 

Visiting Forces Act 1952 (c. 67)

 

          (1)                  Paragraph 1 of the Schedule to the Visiting Forces Act 1952

 

(offences referred to in section 3 of that Act) is amended as

 

follows.

 

          (2)                  Before sub-paragraph (a) insert—

 

                             “(za)                               rape and buggery (offences under the law of

 

Northern Ireland);”.

 

          (3)                  In sub-paragraph (a), omit “rape” and “buggery”.

 

          (4)                  In sub-paragraph (b), after paragraph (xii) insert—

 

                             “(xiii)                               Part 1 of the Sexual Offences Act 2003.”

 

Army Act 1955 (3 & 4 Eliz. 2 c. 18)

 

           In section 70(4) of the Army Act 1955 (person not to be charged with an

 

offence committed in the United Kingdom where corresponding civil

 

offence is within the subsection)—

 

              (a)             omit “or rape”, and

 

              (b)             after “International Criminal Court Act 2001” insert “or an

 

offence under section 1 of the Sexual Offences Act 2003 (rape)”.

 

Air Force Act 1955 (3 & 4 Eliz 2.c. 19)

 

           In section 70(4) of the Air Force Act 1955 (person not to be charged with

 

an offence committed in the United Kingdom where corresponding civil

 

offence is within the subsection)—

 

              (a)             omit “or rape”, and

 

              (b)             after “International Criminal Court Act 2001” insert “or an

 

offence under section 1 of the Sexual Offences Act 2003 (rape)”.”

266

Page 93, line 23, leave out “, 41 to 43, 45, 46A and” and insert “and 41 to”

267

Page 93, line 24, at end insert—


 
 

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“Naval Discipline Act 1957 (c. 53)

 

           In section 48(2) of the Naval Discipline Act 1957 (courts-martial not to

 

have jurisdiction as regards certain offences committed in the United

 

Kingdom)—

 

              (a)             omit “or rape”, and

 

              (b)             before “committed on shore” insert “or an offence under section

 

1 of the Sexual Offences Act 2003 (rape)”.”

268

Page 94, line 4, at end insert—

 

“Firearms Act 1968 (c. 27)

 

( )           In Schedule 1 to the Firearms Act 1968 (offences to which section 17(2) of

 

that Act applies), for paragraph 6 substitute—

 

          “6.                  Offences under any of the following provisions of the Sexual

 

Offences Act 2003—                            

 

                      (a)                                                                                             section 1 (rape);

 

                      (b)                                                                     section 2 (assault by penetration);

 

                      (c)                                                                     section 4 (causing a person to engage in sexual activity

 

without consent), where the activity caused involved

 

penetration within subsection (4)(a) to (d) of that

 

section;

 

                      (d)                                                                     section 5 (rape of a child under 13);

 

                      (e)                                                                     section 6 (assault of a child under 13 by penetration);

 

                      (f)                                                                     section 8 (causing or inciting a child under 13 to engage

 

in sexual activity), where an activity involving

 

penetration within subsection (3)(a) to (d) of that

 

section was caused;

 

                      (g)                                                                     section 31 (sexual activity with a person with a mental

 

disorder), where the touching involved penetration

 

within subsection (4)(a) to (d) of that section;

 

                      (h)                     section 32 (causing or inciting a person with a mental

 

disorder to engage in sexual activity), where an activity

 

involving penetration within subsection (4)(a) to (d) of

 

that section was caused.””

269

Page 94, line 22, leave out paragraph 13 and insert—

 

“Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (c. 53)

 

( )           In section 7 of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (limitations on

 

rehabilitation under that Act), in subsection (2), for paragraph (bb)

 

substitute—

 

                    “(bb)                      in any proceedings under Part 2 of the Sexual Offences

 

Act 2003, or on appeal from any such proceedings;”.”

270

Page 94, line 25, leave out paragraph 14 and insert—

 

          “(1)         The Sexual Offences (Amendment) Act 1976 is amended as follows.

 

          (2)         In section 1 (meaning of “rape”), omit subsection (2).

 

          (3)         In section 7 (citation, interpretation etc.)—

 

              (a)                                             for subsection (2) substitute—


 
 

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                    “(2)                      In this Act—

 

                           (a)                          “a rape offence” means any of the following—

 

                                 (i)                                an offence under section 1 of the Sexual

 

Offences Act 2003 (rape);

 

                                 (ii)                               an offence under section 2 of that Act

 

(assault by penetration);

 

                                 (iii)                              an offence under section 4 of that Act

 

(causing a person to engage in sexual

 

activity without consent), where the

 

activity caused involved penetration

 

within subsection (4)(a) to (d) of that

 

section;

 

                                 (iv)                               an offence under section 5 of that Act (rape

 

of a child under 13);

 

                                 (v)                                an offence under section 6 of that Act

 

(assault of a child under 13 by

 

penetration);

 

                                 (vi)                               an offence under section 8 of that Act

 

(causing or inciting a child under 13 to

 

engage in sexual activity), where an

 

activity involving penetration within

 

subsection (3)(a) to (d) of that section was

 

caused;

 

                                 (vii)                              an offence under section 31 of that Act

 

(sexual activity with a person with a

 

mental disorder), where the touching

 

involved penetration within subsection

 

(4)(a) to (d) of that section;

 

                                 (viii)                             an offence under section 32 of that Act

 

(causing or inciting a person with a mental

 

disorder to engage in sexual activity),

 

where an activity involving penetration

 

within subsection (4)(a) to (d) of that

 

section was caused;

 

                                 (ix)                               an attempt, conspiracy or incitement to

 

commit an offence within any of

 

paragraphs (i) to (vii);

 

                                 (x)                                aiding, abetting, counselling or procuring

 

the commission of such an offence or an

 

attempt to commit such an offence.

 

                           (b)                          the use in any provision of the word “man”

 

without the addition of the word “boy” does not

 

prevent the provision applying to any person to

 

whom it would have applied if both words had

 

been used, and similarly with the words

 

“woman” and “girl”.”;

 

              (b)             omit subsection (3).”

271

Page 94, line 32, leave out paragraph 16 and insert—

 

“Internationally Protected Persons Act 1978 (c. 17)

 

           In section 1 of the Internationally Protected Persons Act 1978 (attacks

 

and threats of attacks on protected persons)—


 
 

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              (a)             in subsection (1)(a)—

 

                    (i)                   omit “rape,”;

 

                    (ii)                  after “Explosive Substances Act 1883” insert “or an

 

offence listed in subsection (1A)”;

 

              (b)             after subsection (1) insert—

 

                    “(1A)                      The offences mentioned in subsection (1)(a) are—

 

                           (a)                          in Scotland or Northern Ireland, rape;

 

                           (b)                          an offence under section 1 or 2 of the Sexual

 

Offences Act 2003;

 

                           (c)                          an offence under section 4 of that Act, where the

 

activity caused involved penetration within

 

subsection (4)(a) to (d) of that section;

 

                           (d)                          an offence under section 5 or 6 of that Act;

 

                           (e)                          an offence under section 8 of that Act, where an

 

activity involving penetration within subsection

 

(3)(a) to (d) of that section was caused;

 

                           (f)                          an offence under section 31 of that Act, where the

 

touching involved penetration within subsection

 

(4)(a) to (d) of that section;

 

                           (g)                          an offence under section 32 of that Act, where an

 

activity involving penetration within subsection

 

(4)(a) to (d) of that section was caused.”

 

Suppression of Terrorism Act 1978 (c. 26)

 

          (1)                  Schedule 1 to the Suppression of Terrorism Act 1978 (offences

 

for the purposes of that Act) is amended as follows.

 

          (2)                  In paragraph 3, after “Rape” insert “under the law of Scotland

 

or Northern Ireland”.

 

          (3)                  For paragraph 9 substitute—

 

          “9.                  An offence under any of the following provisions of the Sexual

 

Offences Act 2003—

 

                      (a)                        sections 1 or 2 (rape, assault by penetration);

 

                      (b)                        section 4 (causing a person to engage in sexual activity

 

without consent), where the activity caused involved

 

penetration within subsection (4)(a) to (d) of that

 

section;

 

                      (c)                        section 5 or 6 (rape of a child under 13, assault of a child

 

under 13 by penetration);

 

                      (d)                        section 8 (causing or inciting a child under 13 to engage

 

in sexual activity), where an activity involving

 

penetration within subsection (3)(a) to (d) of that

 

section was caused;

 

                      (e)                        section 31 (sexual activity with a person with a mental

 

disorder), where the touching involved penetration

 

within subsection (4)(a) to (d) of that section;

 

                      (f)                        section 32 (causing or inciting a person with a mental

 

disorder to engage in sexual activity), where an activity

 

involving penetration within subsection (4)(a) to (d) of

 

that section was caused.””


 
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