Clause 103 - Effect of postponement

Part of Proceeds of Crime Bill – in a Public Bill Committee at 11:00 am on 6 December 2001.

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Amendments made: No. 158, in page 61, line 17, leave out 'or'.

No. 159, in page 61, line 18, at end insert—

'(c) make an order for the payment of compensation under section 249 of the Procedure Act.'.

No. 160, in page 61, line 18, at end insert—

'(3A) If the court sentences the accused for the offence (or any of the offences) concerned in the postponement period, after that period ends it may vary the sentence by—

(a) imposing a fine on him,

(b) making an order falling within section 100(3), or

(c) making an order for the payment of compensation under section 249 of the Procedure Act.

(3AB) But the court may proceed under subsection (3A) only within the period of 28 days which starts with the last day of the postponement period.'.—[Mr. Foulkes.]

Clause 103, as amended, ordered to stand part of the Bill.