Life Prisoners Transferred To England And Wales
'(1) The Secretary of State must refer the case of any transferred life prisoner to the High Court for the making of a relevant order.
(2) In subsection (1) "transferred life prisoner" means a person—
there to serve his sentence or sentences or the remainder of his sentence or sentences.
(3) In subsection (1) "a relevant order" means—
(4) In section 34(1) of the Crime (Sentences) Act 1997 (meaning of "life prisoner" in Chapter 2 of Part 2 of that Act) at the end there is inserted "and includes a transferred life prisoner as defined by section (Life prisoners transferred to England and Wales)(2) of the Criminal Justice Act 2003".'.— [Paul Goggins.]
Brought up, read the First and Second time, and added to the Bill.