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272

Page 94, line 36, at end insert—

 

“Rehabilitation of Offenders (Northern Ireland) Order 1978 (S.I. 1978/1908 (N.I. 27))

 

           In Article 8 of the Rehabilitation of Offenders (Northern Ireland) Order

 

1978 (limitations on rehabilitation under that Order), in paragraph (2),

 

for sub-paragraph (bb) substitute—

 

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

 

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

273

Page 95, line 2, leave out paragraph 18 and insert—

 

          “(1)         The Magistrates’ Courts Act 1980 is amended as follows.

 

          (2)         In section 103 (evidence of persons under 14 in committal proceedings),

 

in subsection (2)(c), after “the Protection of Children Act 1978” insert “or

 

Part 1 of the Sexual Offences Act 2003”.

 

          (3)         In Schedule 7 (consequential amendments), omit paragraph 18.”

274

Page 95, line 5, leave out paragraphs 19 to 21 and insert—

 

“Criminal Justice Act 1982 (c. 48)

 

          (1)         The Criminal Justice Act 1982 is amended as follows.

 

          (2)         In section 35 (abolition of enhanced penalties on subsequent conviction

 

of summary offences) for subsection (3)(a) substitute—

 

                    “(a)                      sections 34 to 36 of the Sexual Offences Act 1956 (letting

 

premises for use as a brothel and prostitution); or”.

 

          (3)         In Part 2 of Schedule 1 (offences excluded from early release provisions),

 

after the entry relating to the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 (c. 29) insert—

 

“SEXUAL OFFENCES ACT 2003

 

                            Sections 1 and 2 (rape, assault by penetration).

 

                            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.

 

                            Sections 5 and 6 (rape of a child under 13, assault of a child

 

under 13 by penetration).

 

                            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.

 

                            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.

 

                            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.”

 

Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984 (c. 60)

 

          (1)         The Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984 is amended as follows.


 
 

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          (2)         In section 80(7) (sexual offences for purposes of compellability of

 

spouse), after “the Protection of Children Act 1978” insert “or Part 1 of

 

the Sexual Offences Act 2003”.

 

          (3)         In Schedule 1A (specific arrestable offences), after paragraph 25 insert—

 

“Sexual Offences Act 2003

 

          26.                  An offence under—

 

                      (a)                     section 66 of the Sexual Offences Act 2003 (sexual

 

activity in public lavatory);

 

                      (b)                     section 67 of that Act (exposure);

 

                      (c)                     section 68 of that Act (voyeurism);

 

                      (d)                     section 70 of that Act (intercourse with an animal); or

 

                      (e)                     section 71 of that Act (sexual penetration of a corpse).”

 

          (4)                  In Part 2 of Schedule 5 (serious arrestable offences), after the entry

 

relating to the Obscene Publications Act 1959 (c. 66) insert—

 

“Sexual Offences Act 2003

 

          16.                  Section 1 (rape).

 

          17.                  Section 2 (assault by penetration).

 

          18.                  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.

 

          19.                  Section 5 (rape of a child under 13).

 

          20.                  Section 6 (assault of a child under 13 by penetration).

 

          21.                  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.

 

          22.                  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.

 

          23.                  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.””

275

Page 95, line 14, leave out paragraph 22 and insert—

 

          “(1)         The Criminal Justice Act 1988 is amended as follows.

 

          (2)                  In section 32 (evidence through television links), in subsection (2)(c),

 

after “the Protection of Children Act 1978” insert “or Part 1 of the Sexual

 

Offences Act 2003”.

 

          (3)         In section 160(1) (possession of indecent photograph of child), at the

 

beginning insert “Subject to subsection (1A),”.”

276

Page 95, line 17, leave out paragraph 23 and insert—


 
 

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“Criminal Justice Act 1991 (c. 53)

 

           In section 34A of the Criminal Justice Act 1991 (power to release short-

 

term prisoners on licence), in subsection (2)(da), for “Part I of the Sex

 

Offenders Act 1997” substitute “Part 2 of the Sexual Offences Act 2003”.”

277

Page 95, line 20, leave out paragraph 24 and insert—

 

          “(1)                  Section 2 of the Sexual Offences (Amendment) Act 1992 (offences to

 

which that Act applies) is amended as follows.

 

          (2)         In subsection (1) (England and Wales)—

 

              (a)                             after paragraph (d) insert—

 

                           “(da)                             any offence under any of the provisions of Part 1

 

of the Sexual Offences Act 2003 except section 64,

 

65, 66 or 70;”;

 

              (b)                             in paragraph (e) for “(d)” substitute “(da)”.

 

          (3)         In subsection (3) (Northern Ireland)—

 

              (a)             after paragraph (hh) insert—

 

                                 “(ha)                                   any offence under any of sections 16 to 22,

 

48 to 54, 57 to 59, 67 to 69, 71 and 72.”;

 

              (b)             in paragraph (i) for “(hh)” substitute “(ha)”.”

278

Page 95, line 23, leave out paragraph 25 and insert—

 

          “(1)         The Criminal Justice and Public Order Act 1994 is amended as follows.

 

          (2)         In section 25 (no bail if previous conviction for certain offences), for

 

subsection (2)(d) and (e) substitute—

 

                    “(d)                      rape under the law of Scotland or Northern Ireland;

 

                    (e)                      an offence under section 1 of the Sexual Offences Act 1956

 

(rape);

 

                    (f)                      an offence under section 1 of the Sexual Offences Act 2003

 

(rape);

 

                    (g)                      an offence under section 2 of that Act (assault by

 

penetration);

 

                    (h)                      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;

 

                    (i)                      an offence under section 5 of that Act (rape of a child

 

under 13);

 

                    (j)                      an offence under section 6 of that Act (assault of a child

 

under 13 by penetration);

 

                    (k)                      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;

 

                    (l)                      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;

 

                    (m)                      an offence under section 32 of that Act (causing or inciting

 

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activity), where an activity involving penetration within

 

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

 

                    (n)                      an attempt to commit an offence within any of

 

paragraphs (d) to (m).”

 

          (3)         Omit sections 142 to 144.

 

          (4)         In Schedule 10 (consequential amendments) omit paragraphs 26 and

 

35(2) and (4).”

279

Page 95, line 29, at end insert—

 

“Criminal Law (Consolidation) (Scotland) Act 1995 (c. 39)

 

           In section 5(6) of the Criminal Law (Consolidation) (Scotland) Act 1995

 

(which relates to construing the expression “a like offence”), after

 

paragraph (c) insert “or

 

                    (cc)                      any of sections 9 to 14 of the Sexual Offences Act 2003;”.”

280

Page 95, line 31, leave out paragraph 26 and insert—

 

“Criminal Injuries Compensation Act 1995 (c. 53)

 

           In section 11 of the Criminal Injuries Compensation Act 1995 (approval

 

by parliament of certain alterations to the Tariff or provisions of the

 

Scheme)—

 

              (a)             in subsection (3)(d), after “rape” insert “or an offence under

 

section 31 of the Sexual Offences Act 2003”;

 

              (b)             after subsection (8) insert—

 

                    “(9)                      In subsection (3) “rape”, in relation to anything done in

 

England and Wales, means an offence under section 1 or

 

5 of the Sexual Offences Act 2003.”

 

Sexual Offences (Conspiracy and Incitement) Act 1996 (c. 29)

 

           In the Schedule to the Sexual Offences (Conspiracy and Incitement) Act

 

1996 (sexual offences for the purposes of that Act), in paragraph 1—

 

              (a)             for sub-paragraph (1)(b) substitute—

 

                             “(b)                               an offence under any of sections 1 to 12, 14 and

 

16 to 27 of the Sexual Offences Act 2003.”;

 

              (b)             in sub-paragraph (2), for “In sub-paragraph (1)(a), sub-

 

paragraphs (i), (iv), (v) and (vi) do” substitute “Sub-paragraph

 

(1)(b) does”.

 

Sexual Offences (Protected Material) Act 1997 (c. 39)

 

           In the Schedule to the Sexual Offences (Protected Material) Act 1997

 

(sexual offences for the purposes of that Act)—

 

              (a)             after paragraph 5 insert—

 

                 “5A.                        Any offence under any provision of Part 1 of the Sexual

 

Offences Act 2003 except section 64, 65, 66 or 70.”;

 

              (b)             in paragraph 6, for “1 to 5” substitute “5 and 5A”.”

281

Page 96, line 31, at end insert—


 
 

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“Youth Justice and Criminal Evidence Act 1999 (c. 23)

 

          (1)                  The Youth Justice and Criminal Evidence Act 1999 is amended as

 

follows.

 

          (2)                           In section 35 (cross examination of child witnesses), in subsection (3)(a),

 

after sub-paragraph (v) insert “or

 

                           (vi)                             Part 1 of the Sexual Offences Act 2003;”.

 

          (3)                  In section 62 (meaning of “sexual offence” etc.), for subsection (1)

 

substitute—

 

              “(1)                In this Part “sexual offence” means any offence under Part 1 of

 

the Sexual Offences Act 2003.”

 

Criminal Evidence (Northern Ireland) Order 1999 (S.I. 1999/2789 (N.I. 8))

 

          (1)                  The Criminal Evidence (Northern Ireland) Order 1999 is amended as

 

follows.

 

          (2)                  In Article 3(1) (meaning of “sexual offence”), after sub-paragraph (gg)

 

insert—

 

                      “(ga)                        any offence under any of sections 16 to 22, 48 to 54, 57

 

to 59, 66 to 69, 71 and 72 of the Sexual Offences Act

 

2003.”

 

          (3)                  In Article 23 (protection of child complainants and other child

 

witnesses)—

 

              (a)             in paragraph (3), after sub-paragraph (c) insert—

 

                             “(cc)                               any offence under any of sections 16 to 22, 48 to

 

54, 57 to 59, 66 to 72 of the Sexual Offences Act

 

2003;”;

 

              (b)             in paragraph (4)(a), after “(3)(a)” insert “or (cc)”.”

282

Page 96, line 33, at beginning insert—

 

          “(1)         The Powers of Criminal Courts (Sentencing) Act 2000 is amended as

 

follows.

 

          (2)                  In section 91 (power to detain offenders under 18 convicted of certain

 

offences), for subsection (1)(b) and (c) substitute—

 

                    “(b)                      an offence under section 3 of the Sexual Offences Act 2003

 

(in this section, “the 2003 Act”) (sexual assault); or

 

                    (c)                      an offence under section 13 of the 2003 Act (child sex

 

offences committed by children or young persons); or

 

                    (d)                      an offence under section 26 of the 2003 Act (sexual

 

activity with a child family member); or

 

                    (e)                      an offence under section 27 of the 2003 Act (inciting a

 

child family member to engage in sexual activity).”

 

          (3)                  In section 109 (life sentence for second serious offence), in subsection (5),

 

after paragraph (f) insert—

 

                    “(fa)                      an offence under section 1 or 2 of the Sexual Offences Act

 

2003 (in this section, “the 2003 Act”) (rape, assault by

 

penetration);

 

                    (fb)                      an offence under section 4 of the 2003 Act (causing a

 

person to engage in sexual activity without consent),


 
 

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where the activity caused involved penetration within

 

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

 

                    (fc)                      an offence under section 5 or 6 of the 2003 Act (rape of a

 

child under 13, assault of a child under 13 by

 

penetration);

 

                    (fd)                      an offence under section 8 of the 2003 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;

 

                    (fe)                      an offence under section 31 of the 2003 Act (sexual

 

activity with a person with a mental disorder), where the

 

touching involved penetration within subsection (4)(a) to

 

(d) of that section;

 

                    (ff)                      an offence under section 32 of the 2003 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;

 

                    (fg)                      an attempt to commit an offence within any of

 

paragraphs (fa) to (ff);”.

 

          (4)                  In section 161 (definition of “sexual offence” etc.), in subsection (2)—

 

              (a)             after paragraph (f) insert—

 

                           “(fa)                             an offence under any provision of Part 1 of the

 

Sexual Offences Act 2003 except section 53, 54 or

 

66;”;

 

              (b)             in paragraph (g), for “(a) to (f)” substitute “(f) and (fa)”.

 

          (5)”

283

Page 96, line 33, leave out from “9” to end

284

Page 96, line 36, leave out paragraph 32

285

Page 97, line 2, leave out paragraph 33 and insert—

 

“          (1)         The Criminal Justice and Courts Services Act 2000 is amended as

 

follows.

 

          (2)                           Omit sections 39 and 66.

 

          (3)                  In section 68 (sexual and violent offenders for the purposes of risk

 

assessment etc.), in subsection (2), for “Part I of the Sex Offenders Act

 

1997” substitute “Part 2 of the Sexual Offences Act 2003”.

 

          (4)                  In section 69 (duties of local probation boards in connection with victims

 

of certain offences), in subsection (8)(b), for “Part I of the Sex Offenders

 

Act 1997” substitute “Part 2 of the Sexual Offences Act 2003”.

 

          (5)                  In Schedule 4 (offences against children for the purposes of

 

disqualification orders)—

 

              (a)             in paragraph 1, for sub-paragraph (m) substitute—

 

                             “(m)                               an offence under any of sections 5 to 27 and 48

 

to 51 of the Sexual Offences Act 2003 (offences

 

against children).”;

 

              (b)             in paragraph 2, for sub-paragraph (n) substitute—

 

                             “(n)                               an offence under any of sections 1 to 4, 31 to 42,

 

53, 54, 57 to 61, 67 and 68 of the Sexual Offences

 

Act 2003.”;

 

              (c)             in paragraph 3, after sub-paragraph (s) insert—


 
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