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Interim Liberation By Constable Of Person Charged With Offence Against A Person Under 17 Years

Volume 972: debated on Thursday 25 October 1979

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Amendments made: No. 13, in page 6, line 41, leave out 'in any case'.

No. 14, in page 6, line 42, leave out from '( b)' to 'imprisonment' in line 1, page 7.

No. 16, in page 7, line 32, leave out 'in any case'.

No. 17, in page 7, line 33, leave out from '( b)' to end of line 40 and insert:

'imprisonment for a period—
  • (i) where conviction is in the district court, not exceeding 60 days; or
  • (ii) where conviction is in the sheriff court, not exceeding 3 months.'.—[The Solicitor-General for Scotland.]