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Amendments Of Backing Of Warrants (Republicof Ireland) Act 1965 And Fugitive Offenders Act1967

Volume 113: debated on Tuesday 31 March 1987

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Amendments made: No. 120, in page 104, line 28, leave out 'and'.

No. 121, in page 104, line 32, leave out 'any lesser offence' and insert

'a lesser offence, other than an offence excluded by subsection (3A) below, which is'.

No. 122, in page 104, line 33, at end insert

'and

(d) at the beginning of paragraph (c), there shall be inserted the words "subject to subsection (3B) below,".'.

No. 123, in page 114, line 33, at end insert—

'(5) The following subsections shall be inserted after that subsection—
(3A) The offences excluded from paragraph (b) of subsection (3) above are offences in relation to which an order for the return of the person concerned could not lawfully be made.
(3B) The Secretary of State may not give consent under paragraph (c) of that subsection in respect of an offence in relation to which it appears to him that an order for the return of the person concerned could not lawfully be made, or would not in fact be made.'.—[Mr. Mellor.]