New Clause 30 — Amendment to the Civil Contingencies Act 2004

Orders of the Day – in the House of Commons at 5:45 pm on 11th June 2008.

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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) the reference to alteration of procedure in relation to criminal proceedings includes alteration of the period for which a person may be detained under section 41 of the Terrorism Act 2000 (arrest without warrant of terrorist suspect)."'.

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