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Powers relating to potentially infectious persons

Coronavirus Bill – in the House of Commons at 10:00 pm on 23rd March 2020.

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Amendments made: 9, page 216, line 30, at end insert—

“(2A) A designation under sub-paragraph (2) may in particular be of a class or description of person.”

This amendment makes it clear that designations of public health officials for the purposes of the Schedule can be generic.

Amendment 10, page 220, line 23, leave out

“of the rank of senior immigration officer or above”

and insert

“not below the rank of chief immigration officer”.

This amendment corrects a reference to the rank of immigration officer who may approve an extension to the period for which a person is kept at a place for screening and assessment.

Amendment 11, page 229, line 31, leave out

“of the rank of senior immigration officer or above”

and insert

“not below the rank of chief immigration officer”.

This amendment corrects a reference to the rank of immigration officer who may approve an extension to the period for which a person is kept at a place for screening and assessment.

Amendment 12, page 238, line 43, leave out

“of the rank of senior immigration officer or above”

and insert

“not below the rank of chief immigration officer”.

This amendment corrects a reference to the rank of immigration officer who may approve an extension to the period for which a person is kept at a place for screening and assessment.

Amendment 13, page 248, line 12, leave out

“of the rank of senior immigration officer or above”

and insert

“not below the rank of chief immigration officer”.—(Penny Mordaunt.)

This amendment corrects a reference to the rank of immigration officer who may approve an extension to the period for which a person is kept at a place for screening and assessment.

Schedule 20, as amended, agreed to.