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Policing and Crime Bill - Report (2nd Day)

Part of the debate – in the House of Lords at 4:00 pm on 7th December 2016.

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Photo of Lord Campbell of Pittenweem Lord Campbell of Pittenweem Liberal Democrat 4:00 pm, 7th December 2016

My Lords, my name was on the original amendment but I was unable to take part in Committee because of prior commitments. The noble Lord, Lord Dear, deserves more than praise for the very rational way in which he introduced this issue. The result is an entirely practical one, which is entirely consistent with the maintenance of good order and allowing the police to exercise necessary functions, sometimes in very difficult circumstances. Therefore, I too am happy to support the amendment.

Amendment 150 agreed.

Schedule 17: Cross-border enforcement: minor and consequential amendments