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Criminal Justice (Amendment) Bill Hl

Volume 415: debated on Wednesday 26 November 1980

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My Lords, on behalf of my noble friend Lord Wigoder, I beg to introduce a Bill to amend the Criminal Justice Act 1967 to restrict reports of committal proceedings in magistrates' courts in cases where there is more than one defendant. I beg to move that this Bill be now read a first time.

Moved, That the Bill be now read 1a .—( Lord McNair.)

On Question, Bill read 1a , and to be printed.