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  • Counter-Terrorism Bill — [2nd Allotted Day]

    As amended in the Public Bill Committee, further considered. [Relevant documents: The Second Report from the Joint Committee on Human Rights, on Counter-Terrorism Policy and Human Rights: 42...

  • New Clause 20 — Grave exceptional terrorist threat (2 speeches)

    '(1) In this Act "grave exceptional terrorist threat" means an event or situation involving terrorism which causes or threatens— (a) serious loss of human life, (b) serious damage to human...

  • "Part IV — Bail (345 speeches, 8 annotations)

    38 The judicial authority with power to extend detention under section 41 has power to release the suspect on bail, with conditions."'. New clause 31— Compensation for detention— '(1)...

  • New Clause 21 — Power to declare reserve power exercisable

    '(1) The Secretary of State may by order declare that the power conferred by Part 4 of Schedule 8 to the Terrorism Act 2000 (c. 11), inserted by Schedule [Amendments relating to period of...

  • New Clause 22 — Report of operational need for further extension of maximum period of detention

    '(1) The report required by section [Power to declare reserve power exercisable] (2)(b) is a report by— (a) the Director of Public Prosecutions and the chief officer of a police force in...

  • New Clause 24 — Notification of chairmen of certain committees

    '(1) The Secretary of State must on making an order under section [Power to declare reserve power exercisable] forthwith notify— (a) the chairman of the Home Affairs Committee of the House...

  • New Clause 25 — Statement to be laid before Parliament

    '(1) After making an order under section [Power to declare reserve power exercisable] the Secretary of State must lay before Parliament a statement to the following effect. (2) The statement must...

  • New Clause 26 — Parliamentary scrutiny

    '(1) Where an order under section [Power to declare reserve power exercisable] is made— (a) the Secretary of State must as soon as is reasonably practicable lay the order before Parliament,...

  • New Clause 27 — Parliamentary scrutiny: prorogation and adjournment

    '(1) If when an order is made under section [Power to declare reserve power exercisable] Parliament stands prorogued to a day after the end of the period of five days beginning with the date on...

  • New Clause 28 — Duration

    '(1) An order under section [Power to declare reserve power exercisable] lapses at the end of the period of 30 days beginning with the day on which the order was made. (2) If an order lapses...

  • New Clause 29 — Independent review and report

    '(1) After the end of any period during which an order was in force under section [Power to declare reserve power exercisable], the person appointed under section 36 of the Terrorism Act 2006 (c....

  • New Clause 30 — Amendment to the Civil Contingencies Act 2004

    In section 23 of the Civil Contingencies Act 2004 (c. 36) (limitations of emergency regulations), after subsection (4) (provision that may not be made) insert— "(4A) In subsection (4)(d)...

  • New Clause 32 — Independent legal advice (2 speeches, 2 annotations)

    '(1) Before making an order under section [Power to declare reserve power exercisable] the Secretary of State must obtain for the purposes of sections [Notification of chairmen of certain...

  • New Schedule 1 — 'Amendments relating to period of pre-charge detention — Part 1 — Reserve power to extend maximum period of detention

    1 After Part 3 of Schedule 8 to the Terrorism Act 2000 (c. 11) (extension of detention under section 41) insert—

  • "Part 4 — Reserve power to extend detention under section 41

    Introductory 38 The power conferred by this Part of this Schedule is exercisable only when an order under section [Power to declare reserve power exercisable] of the Counter-Terrorism Act 2008 is...

  • Part 2 — Consequential amendments (6 speeches)

    Prosecution of Offences Act 1985 2 (1) Section 1(6) and (7) of the Prosecution of Offences Act 1985 (c. 23) have effect in relation to the making of an application under Part 4 of Schedule 8 to...

  • delegated legislation

    Mo tion made, and Question put forthwith, pursuant to Standing Order No. 118(6) (Delegated Legislation Committees ),

  • Extradition

    That the draft Extradition Act 2003 (Amendment to Designations) Order 2008, which was laid before this House on 6th May, be approved.— [Steve McCabe.] Question agreed to. Mo tion made,...

  • Constitutional Law

    That the draft Scotland Act 1998 (Transfer of functions to the Scottish Ministers etc.) Order 2008, which was laid before this house on 8th May, be approved.— [Steve McCabe.] Question...