Clause 81
Criminal Justice and Immigration Bill
5:00 pm

Interpretation of sections 76 to 80

Amendments made: No. 270, in clause 81, page 56, line 29, at end insert

‘and Schedules (Penalties suitable for enforcement in England and Wales or Northern Ireland) and 16’.

No. 271, in clause 81, page 56, line 30, after ‘State’ insert ‘other than the United Kingdom’.

No. 272, in clause 81, page 56, line 32, at end insert—

‘ “central authority for Scotland” means the person or body which, by virtue of an order under section 56 of the Criminal Proceedings etc. (Reform) (Scotland) Act 2007 (asp 6) (recognition of EU financial penalties), acts as the central authority in relation to Scotland for the purposes of the Framework Decision;”’.

No. 273, in clause 81, page 56, line 39, at end insert—

‘( ) In sections 78, 79, (Requests from other member States: Northern Ireland), (Procedure on receipt of certificate by clerk of petty sessions), (Modification of Magistrates’ Courts (Northern Ireland) Order 1981), (Transfer of certificates to central authority for Scotland) and 80 and Schedules (Penalties suitable for enforcement in England and Wales or Northern Ireland) and 16—

“decision” has the meaning given by Article 1 of the Framework Decision on financial penalties (except in sections 79(4) and (Procedure on receipt of certificate by clerk of petty sessions)(4));

“financial penalty’’ has the meaning given by that Article.’.

No. 274, in clause 81, page 56, line 40, leave out ‘those sections’ and insert ‘sections 76 to 80’.—[Mr. Coaker.]

Clause 81, as amended, ordered to stand part of the Bill.

Clause 82 ordered to stand part of the Bill.