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Section 9.

SCHEDULE 1E+W Special Procedure

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C1Ss. 8, 9, 15, 16, 17(1)(b)(2) (4), 18-20, 21, 22(1)-(4), 28, 29, 30(1)-(4)(a)(5)-(11), 31, 32(1)-(9), 34(1)-(5), 35, 36, 37, 39, 40-44, 50, 51(d), 52, 54, 55, 64(1)-(4)(5)(6), Sch. 1 applied with modifications by S.I. 1985/1800, arts. 3-11, Schs. 1, 2

Making of orders by [F1judgeF1]E+W

1If on an application made by a constable a [F2judge]F2 is satisfied that one or other of the sets of access conditions is fulfilled, he may make an order under paragraph 4 below.E+W

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2The first set of access conditions is fulfilled if—E+W

(a)there are reasonable grounds for believing—

(i)that [F3an indictable offence]F3 has been committed;

(ii)that there is material which consists of special procedure material or includes special procedure material and does not also include excluded material on premises specified in the application [F4, or on premises occupied or controlled by a person specified in the application (including all such premises on which there are reasonable grounds for believing that there is such material as it is reasonably practicable so to specify);F4]

(iii)that the material is likely to be of substantial value (whether by itself or together with other material) to the investigation in connection with which the application is made; and

(iv)that the material is likely to be relevant evidence;

(b)other methods of obtaining the material—

(i)have been tried without success; or

(ii)have not been tried because it appeared that they were bound to fail; and

(c)it is in the public interest, having regard—

(i)to the benefit likely to accrue to the investigation if the material is obtained; and

(ii)to the circumstances under which the person in possession of the material holds it,

that the material should be produced or that access to it should be given.

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3The second set of access conditions is fulfilled if—E+W

(a)there are reasonable grounds for believing that there is material which consists of or includes excluded material or special procedure material on premises specified in the application [F5, or on premises occupied or controlled by a person specified in the application (including all such premises on which there are reasonable grounds for believing that there is such material as it is reasonably practicable so to specify);F5]

(b)but for section 9(2) above a search of [F6such premises]F6 for that material could have been authorised by the issue of a warrant to a constable under an enactment other than this Schedule; and

(c)the issue of such a warrant would have been appropriate.

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4An order under this paragraph is an order that the person who appears to the [F7judge]F7 to be in possession of the material to which the application relates shall—E+W

(a)produce it to a constable for him to take away; or

(b)give a constable access to it,

not later than the end of the period of seven days from the date of the order or the end of such longer period as the order may specify.

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5Where the material consists of information [F8stored in any electronic form]E+W

(a)an order under paragraph 4(a) above shall have effect as an order to produce the material in a form in which it can be taken away and in which it is visible and legible [F9or from which it can readily be produced in a visible and legible form]; and

(b)an order under paragraph 4(b) above shall have effect as an order to give a constable access to the material in a form in which it is visible and legible.

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6For the purposes of sections 21 and 22 above material produced in pursuance of an order under paragraph 4(a) above shall be treated as if it were material seized by a constable.E+W

Notices of applications for ordersE+W

7An application for an order under paragraph 4 above shall be made inter partes.E+W

8Notice of an application for such an order may be served on a person either by delivering it to him or by leaving it at his proper address or by sending it by post to him in a registered letter or by the recorded delivery service.E+W

9Such a notice may be served—E+W

(a)on a body corporate, by serving it on the body’s secretary or clerk or other similar officer; and

(b)on a partnership, by serving in on one of the partners.

10For the purposes of this Schedule, and of section 7 of the M1Interpretation Act 1978 in its application to this Schedule, the proper address of a person, in the case of secretary or clerk or other similar officer of a body corporate, shall be that of the registered or principal office of that body, in the case of a partner of a firm shall be that of the principal office of the firm, and in any other case shall be the last known address of the person to be served.E+W

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11Where notice of an application for an order under paragraph 4 above has been served on a person, he shall not conceal, destroy, alter or dispose of the material to which the application relates except—E+W

(a)with the leave of a judge; or

(b)with the written permission of a constable,

until—

(i)the application is dismissed or abandoned; or

(ii)he has complied with an order under paragraph 4 above made on the application.

Issue of warrants by [F10judgeF10]E+W

12If on an application made by a constable a [F11judge]F11E+W

(a)is satisfied—

(i)that either set of access conditions is fulfilled; and

(ii)that any of the further conditions set out in paragraph 14 below is also fulfilled [F12in relation to each set of premises specified in the application]F12 ; or

(b)is satisfied—

(i)that the second set of access conditions is fulfilled; and

(ii)that an order under paragraph 4 above relating to the material has not been complied with,

he may issue a warrant authorising a constable to enter and search the premises [F13 or (as the case may be) all premises occupied or controlled by the person referred to in paragraph 2(a)(ii) or 3(a), including such sets of premises as are specified in the application (an “all premises warrant”)]F13 .

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Amendments (Textual)

[F1412AThe judge may not issue an all premises warrant unless he is satisfied—E+W

(a)that there are reasonable grounds for believing that it is necessary to search premises occupied or controlled by the person in question which are not specified in the application, as well as those which are, in order to find the material in question; and

(b)that it is not reasonably practicable to specify all the premises which he occupies or controls which might need to be searched.]

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13A constable may seize and retain anything for which a search has been authorised under paragraph 12 above.E+W

14The further conditions mentioned in paragraph 12 (a)(ii) above are—E+W

(a)that it is not practicable to communicate with any person entitled to grant entry to the premises F15... ;

(b)that it is practicable to communicate with a person entitled to grant entry to the premises but it is not practicable to communicate with any person entitled to grant access to the material;

(c)that the material contains information which—

(i)is subject to a restriction or obligation such as is mentioned in section 11(2)(b) above; and

(ii)is likely to be disclosed in breach of it if a warrant is not issued;

(d)that service of notice of an application for an order under paragraph 4 above may seriously prejudice the investigation.

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Amendments (Textual)

15(1)If a person fails to comply with an order under paragraph 4 above, a [F16judge]F16 may deal with him as if he had committed a contempt of the Crown Court.E+W

(2)Any enactment relating to contempt of the Crown Court shall have effect in relation to such a failure as if it were such a contempt.

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CostsE+W

16The costs of any application under this Schedule and of anything done or to be done in pursuance of an order made under it shall be in the discretion of the judge.E+W

[F17InterpretationE+W

17In this Schedule “judge” means a Circuit judge or a District Judge (Magistrates' Courts).]E+W

F18F18[F19SCHEDULE 1A]E+W

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Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981E+W

9An offence under section 1(1) or (2) or 6 of the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981 (c. 69) (taking, possessing, selling etc. of wild birds) in respect of a bird included in Schedule 1 to that Act or any part of, or anything derived from, such a bird.

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Section 26.

SCHEDULE 2E+W

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Preserved Powers of Arrest

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1952 c. 52.Section 49 of the Prison Act 1952.
1952 c. 67.Section 13 of the Visiting Forces Act 1952.
1955 c. 18.Sections 186 and 190B of the Army Act 1955.
1955 c. 19.Section 186 and 190B of the Air Force Act 1955.
1957 c. 53.Sections 194 and 105 of the Naval Discipline Act 1957.
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1969 c. 54.[F23Section] 32 of the Children and Young Persons Act 1969.
1971 c. 77.Section 24(2) of the Immigration Act 1971 and paragraphs 17, 24 and 33 of Schedule 2 and paragraph 7 of Schedule 3 to that Act.
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1976 c. 63.Section 7 of the Bail Act 1976.
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1983 c. 20.Sections 18, 35(10), 36(8), 38(7), 136(1) and 138 of the Mental Health Act 1983.
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1984 c. 47.Section 5(5) of the Repatriation of Prisoners) Act 1984.
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F22Sch. 2: entry relating to section 2 of the Emergency Powers Act 1920 repealed (14.11.2005) by Civil Contingencies Act 2004 (c. 36), ss. 32, 34, Sch. 3; S.I. 2005/2040, art. 3(n)(r)

F26Entry in Sch. 2 relating to the Reserve Forces Act 1980 repealed (1.4.1997) by 1996 c. 14, s. 131(2), Sch.11 (with s. 72(5)); S.I. 1997/305, art.2.

Prospective

Section 63A(4)

[F29SCHEDULE 2AE+W+S+N.I.Fingerprinting and samples: power to require attendance at police station

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Part 1 E+W+S+N.I.Fingerprinting

Persons arrested and releasedE+W+S+N.I.

1(1)A constable may require a person to attend a police station for the purpose of taking his fingerprints under section 61(5A).E+W+S+N.I.

(2)The power under sub-paragraph (1) above may not be exercised in a case falling within section 61(5A)(b) (fingerprints taken on previous occasion insufficient etc) after the end of the period of six months beginning with the day on which the appropriate officer was informed that section 61(3A)(a) or (b) applied.

(3)In sub-paragraph (2) above “appropriate officer” means the officer investigating the offence for which the person was arrested.

Persons charged etcE+W+S+N.I.

2(1)A constable may require a person to attend a police station for the purpose of taking his fingerprints under section 61(5B).E+W+S+N.I.

(2)The power under sub-paragraph (1) above may not be exercised after the end of the period of six months beginning with—

(a)in a case falling within section 61(5B)(a) (fingerprints not taken previously), the day on which the person was charged or informed that he would be reported, or

(b)in a case falling within section 61(5B)(b) (fingerprints taken on previous occasion insufficient etc), the day on which the appropriate officer was informed that section 61(3A)(a) or (b) applied.

(3)In sub-paragraph (2)(b) above “appropriate officer” means the officer investigating the offence for which the person was charged or informed that he would be reported.

Persons convicted etc of an offence in England and WalesE+W+S+N.I.

3(1)A constable may require a person to attend a police station for the purpose of taking his fingerprints under section 61(6).E+W+S+N.I.

(2)Where the condition in section 61(6ZA)(a) is satisfied (fingerprints not taken previously), the power under sub-paragraph (1) above may not be exercised after the end of the period of two years beginning with—

(a)the day on which the person was convicted, cautioned or warned or reprimanded, or

(b)if later, the day on which this Schedule comes into force.

(3)Where the condition in section 61(6ZA)(b) is satisfied (fingerprints taken on previous occasion insufficient etc), the power under sub-paragraph (1) above may not be exercised after the end of the period of two years beginning with—

(a)the day on which an appropriate officer was informed that section 61(3A)(a) or (b) applied, or

(b)if later, the day on which this Schedule comes into force.

(4)In sub-paragraph (3)(a) above “appropriate officer” means an officer of the police force which investigated the offence in question.

(5)Sub-paragraphs (2) and (3) above do not apply where the offence is a qualifying offence (whether or not it was such an offence at the time of the conviction, caution or warning or reprimand).

Persons subject to a control orderE+W+S+N.I.

4A constable may require a person to attend a police station for the purpose of taking his fingerprints under section 61(6BA).E+W+S+N.I.

Persons convicted etc of an offence outside England and WalesE+W+S+N.I.

5A constable may require a person to attend a police station for the purpose of taking his fingerprints under section 61(6D).E+W+S+N.I.

Multiple attendanceE+W+S+N.I.

6(1)Where a person's fingerprints have been taken under section 61 on two occasions in relation to any offence, he may not under this Schedule be required to attend a police station to have his fingerprints taken under that section in relation to that offence on a subsequent occasion without the authorisation of an officer of at least the rank of inspector.E+W+S+N.I.

(2)Where an authorisation is given under sub-paragraph (1) above—

(a)the fact of the authorisation, and

(b)the reasons for giving it,

shall be recorded as soon as practicable after it has been given.

Part 2 E+W+S+N.I.Intimate samples

Persons suspected to be involved in an offenceE+W+S+N.I.

7A constable may require a person to attend a police station for the purpose of taking an intimate sample from him under section 62(1A) if, in the course of the investigation of an offence, two or more non-intimate samples suitable for the same means of analysis have been taken from him but have proved insufficient.E+W+S+N.I.

Persons convicted etc of an offence outside England and WalesE+W+S+N.I.

8A constable may require a person to attend a police station for the purpose of taking a sample from him under section 62(2A) if two or more non-intimate samples suitable for the same means of analysis have been taken from him under section 63(3E) but have proved insufficient.E+W+S+N.I.

Part 3 E+W+S+N.I.Non-intimate samples

Persons arrested and releasedE+W+S+N.I.

9(1)A constable may require a person to attend a police station for the purpose of taking a non-intimate sample from him under section 63(3ZA).E+W+S+N.I.

(2)The power under sub-paragraph (1) above may not be exercised in a case falling within section 63(3ZA)(b) (sample taken on a previous occasion not suitable etc) after the end of the period of six months beginning with the day on which the appropriate officer was informed of the matters specified in section 63(3ZA)(b)(i) or (ii).

(3)In sub-paragraph (2) above, “appropriate officer” means the officer investigating the offence for which the person was arrested.

Persons charged etcE+W+S+N.I.

10(1)A constable may require a person to attend a police station for the purpose of taking a non-intimate sample from him under section 63(3A).E+W+S+N.I.

(2)The power under sub-paragraph (1) above may not be exercised in a case falling within section 63(3A)(a) (sample not taken previously) after the end of the period of six months beginning with the day on which he was charged or informed that he would be reported.

(3)The power under sub-paragraph (1) above may not be exercised in a case falling within section 63(3A)(b) (sample taken on a previous occasion not suitable etc) after the end of the period of six months beginning with the day on which the appropriate officer was informed of the matters specified in section 63(3A)(b)(i) or (ii).

(4)In sub-paragraph (3) above “appropriate officer” means the officer investigating the offence for which the person was charged or informed that he would be reported.

Persons convicted etc of an offence in England and WalesE+W+S+N.I.

11(1)A constable may require a person to attend a police station for the purpose of taking a non-intimate sample from him under section 63(3B).E+W+S+N.I.

(2)Where the condition in section 63(3BA)(a) is satisfied (sample not taken previously), the power under sub-paragraph (1) above may not be exercised after the end of the period of two years beginning with—

(a)the day on which the person was convicted, cautioned or warned or reprimanded, or

(b)if later, the day on which this Schedule comes into force.

(3)Where the condition in section 63(3BA)(b) is satisfied (sample taken on a previous occasion not suitable etc), the power under sub-paragraph (1) above may not be exercised after the end of the period of two years beginning with—

(a)the day on which an appropriate officer was informed of the matters specified in section 63(3BA)(b)(i) or (ii), or

(b)if later, the day on which this Schedule comes into force.

(4)In sub-paragraph (3)(a) above “appropriate officer” means an officer of the police force which investigated the offence in question.

(5)Sub-paragraphs (2) and (3) above do not apply where—

(a)the offence is a qualifying offence (whether or not it was such an offence at the time of the conviction, caution or warning or reprimand), or

(b)he was convicted before 10th April 1995 and is a person to whom section 1 of the Criminal Evidence (Amendment) Act 1997 applies.

Persons subject to a control orderE+W+S+N.I.

12A constable may require a person to attend a police station for the purpose of taking a non-intimate sample from him under section 63(3D).E+W+S+N.I.

Persons convicted etc of an offence outside England and WalesE+W+S+N.I.

13A constable may require a person to attend a police station for the purpose of taking a non-intimate sample from him under section 63(3E).E+W+S+N.I.

Multiple exercise of powerE+W+S+N.I.

14(1)Where a non-intimate sample has been taken from a person under section 63 on two occasions in relation to any offence, he may not under this Schedule be required to attend a police station to have another such sample taken from him under that section in relation to that offence on a subsequent occasion without the authorisation of an officer of at least the rank of inspector.E+W+S+N.I.

(2)Where an authorisation is given under sub-paragraph (1) above—

(a)the fact of the authorisation, and

(b)the reasons for giving it,

shall be recorded as soon as practicable after it has been given.

Part 4 E+W+S+N.I.General and supplementary

Requirement to have power to take fingerprints or sampleE+W+S+N.I.

15A power conferred by this Schedule to require a person to attend a police station for the purposes of taking fingerprints or a sample under any provision of this Act may be exercised only in a case where the fingerprints or sample may be taken from the person under that provision (and, in particular, if any necessary authorisation for taking the fingerprints or sample under that provision has been obtained).E+W+S+N.I.

Date and time of attendanceE+W+S+N.I.

16(1)A requirement under this Schedule—E+W+S+N.I.

(a)shall give the person a period of at least seven days within which he must attend the police station; and

(b)may direct him so to attend at a specified time of day or between specified times of day.

(2)In specifying a period or time or times of day for the purposes of sub-paragraph (1) above, the constable shall consider whether the fingerprints or sample could reasonably be taken at a time when the person is for any other reason required to attend the police station.

(3)A requirement under this Schedule may specify a period shorter than seven days if—

(a)there is an urgent need for the fingerprints or sample for the purposes of the investigation of an offence; and

(b)the shorter period is authorised by an officer of at least the rank of inspector.

(4)Where an authorisation is given under sub-paragraph (3)(b) above—

(a)the fact of the authorisation, and

(b)the reasons for giving it,

shall be recorded as soon as practicable after it has been given.

(5)If the constable giving a requirement under this Schedule and the person to whom it is given so agree, it may be varied so as to specify any period within which, or date or time at which, the person must attend; but a variation shall not have effect unless confirmed by the constable in writing.

EnforcementE+W+S+N.I.

17A constable may arrest without warrant a person who has failed to comply with a requirement under this Schedule.]E+W+S+N.I.

F30SCHEDULE 3E+W+S+N.I.

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F35SCHEDULE 4E+W+S

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F40F40SCHEDULE 5E+W

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Section 119.

SCHEDULE 6E+W+S+N.I. Minor and Consequential Amendments

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Part IE+W England and Wales

Game Act 1831 (c. 32)E+W

1The following section shall be inserted after section 31 of the Game Act 1831—E+W

31A Powers of constables in relation to trespassers.

The powers conferred by section 31 above to require a person found on land as mentioned in that section to quit the land and to tell his christian name, surname, and place of abode shall also be exercisable by a police constable..

Metropolitan Police Act 1839 (c. 47)E+W

2In section 39 of the Metropolitan Police Act 1839 (fairs within the metropolitan police district) after the word “amusement” there shall be inserted the words “shall be guilty of an offence”.E+W

Railway Regulation Act 1840 (c. 97)E+W

3In section 16 of the Railway Regulation Act 1840 (persons obstructing officers of railway company or trespassing upon railway) for the words from “and” in the third place where it occurs to “justice,” in the third place where it occurs there shall be substituted the words “, upon conviction by a magistrates’ court, at the discretion of the court,”.E+W

London Hackney Carriages Act 1843 (c. 86)E+W

4In section 27 of the London Hackney Carriages Act 1843 (no person to act as driver of carriage without consent of proprietor) for the words after “constable” there shall be substituted the words “if necessary, to take charge of the carriage and every horse in charge of any person unlawfully acting as a driver and to deposit the same in some place of safe custody until the same can be applied for by the proprietor.”.E+W

Town Gardens Protection Act 1863 (c. 13)E+W

5In section 5 of the Town Gardens Protection Act 1863 (penalty for injuring garden) for the words from the beginning to “district” there shall be substituted the words “Any person who throws any rubbish into any such garden, or trespasses therein, or gets over the railings or fence, or steals or damages the flowers or plants, or commits any nuisance therein, shall be guilty of an offence and”.E+W

Parks Regulation Act 1872 (c. 15)E+W

6The following section shall be substituted for section 5 of the Parks Regulation Act 1872 (apprehension of offender whose name or residence is not known)—E+W

5Any person who—

(a)within the view of a park constable acts in contravention of any of the said regulations in the park where the park constable has jurisdiction; and

(b)when required by any park constable or by any police constable to give his name and address gives a false name or false address,

shall be liable on summary conviction to a penalty of an amount not exceeding level 1 on the standard scale, as defined in section 75 of the Criminal Justice Act 1982..

Dogs (Protection of Livestock) Act 1953 (c. 28)E+W

7In the Dogs (Protection of Livestock) Act 1953 the following section shall be inserted after section 2—E+W

2A Power of justice of the peace to authorise entry and search.

If on an application made by a constable a justice of the peace is satisfied that there are reasonable grounds for believing—

(a)that an offence under this Act has been committed; and

(b)that the dog in respect of which the offence has been committed is on premises specified in the application,

he may issue a warrant authorising a constable to enter and search the premises in order to identify the dog..

Army Act 1955 (c. 18)Air Force Act 1955 (c. 19)E+W

8The following subsection shall be substituted for section 195(3) of the Army Act 1955 and section 195(3) of the Air Force Act 1955—

(3)A constable may seize any property which he has reasonable grounds for suspecting of having been the subject of an offence against this section..

Sexual Offences Act 1956 (c. 69)E+W

9F61. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .E+W

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Game Laws (Amendment) Act 1960 (c. 36)E+W

10In subsection (1) of section 2 of the Game Laws (Amendment) Act 1960 (power of police to enter on land) for the words “purpose of exercising any power conferred on him by the foregoing section” there shall be substituted the words purpose— E+W

(a)of exercising in relation to him the powers under section 31 of the Game Act 1831 which section 31A of that Act confers on police constables; or

(b)of arresting him in accordance with section 25 of the Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984..

11In subsection (1) of section 4 of that Act (enforcement powers) for the words from “under”, in the first place where it occurs, to “thirty-one” there shall be substituted the words “, in accordance with section 25 of the Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984, for an offence under section one or section nine of the M5Night Poaching Act 1828, or under section thirty”.E+W

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Betting, Gaming and Lotteries Act 1963 (c. 2)E+W

12The following subsection shall be substituted for subsection (2) of section 8 of the Betting, Gaming and Lotteries Act 1963 (prohibition of betting in streets and public places)—

(2)Where a person is found committing an offence under this section, any constable may seize, and detain any article liable to be forfeited under this section..

Deer Act 1963 (c. 36)E+W

F6213. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .E+W

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Police Act 1964 (c. 48)E+W

F6314. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .E+W

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F6415. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .E+W

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16. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . F65E+W

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Criminal Law Act 1967 (c. 58)E+W

17F66. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .E+W

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Theatres Act 1968 (c. 54)E+W

18In section 15(1) of the Theatres Act 1968 (powers of entry and inspection) for the words “fourteen days” there shall be substituted the words “one month”.E+W

Children and Young Persons Act 1969 (c. 54)E+W

19In the Children and Young Persons Act 1969— F67E+W

(a). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

(b)the following section shall be substituted for section 29—

29A child or young person arrested in pursuance of a warrant shall not be released unless he or his parent or guardian (with or without sureties) enters into a recognisance for such amount as the custody officer at the police station where he is detained considers will secure his attendance at the hearing of the charge; and the recognisance entered into in pursuance of this section may, if the custody officer thinks fit, be conditioned for the attendance of the parent or guardian at the hearing in addition to the child or young person..

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Immigration Act 1971 (c. 77)E+W

20In section 25(3) of the Immigration Act 1971 for the words “A constable or” there shall be substituted the word “An”.E+W

Criminal Justice Act 1972 (c. 71)E+W

21In subsection (1) of section 34 of the Criminal Justice Act 1972 (powers of constable to take drunken offender to treatment centre) for the words from the beginning to “section the” there shall be substituted the words On arresting an offender for an offence under— E+W

(a)section 12 of the Licensing Act 1872; or

(b)section 91(1) of the Criminal Justice Act 1967,

a .

F68 . . .E+W

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F6922. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .E+W

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Deer Act 1980 (c. 49)E+W

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Animal Health Act 1981 (c. 22)E+W

24In subsection (5) of section 60 of the Animal Health Act 1981 (enforcement powers) for the words “a constable or other officer” there shall be substituted the words “an officer other than a constable”.E+W

Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981 (c. 69)E+W

25In subsection (2) of section 19 of the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981 (enforcement powers) after the words “subsection (1)” there shall be inserted the words “or arresting a person, in accordance with section 25 of the Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984, for such an offence”.E+W

Mental Health Act 1983 (c. 20)E+W

26In section 135(4) of the Mental Health Act 1983 for the words “the constable to whom it is addressed”, in both places where they occur, there shall be substituted the words “a constable”.E+W

27. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . F71E+W

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Part IIE+W+S+N.I. Other Amendments

Army Act 1955 (c. 18)E+W+S+N.I.

28(1)The Army Act 1955 shall be amended as follows.

(2)In section 99—

(a)in subsection (1), after the word “below” there shall be inserted the words “and to service modifications”; and

(b)the following subsections shall be inserted after that sub-section—

(1A)In this section “service modifications” means such modifications as the Secretary of State may by regulations made by statutory instrument prescribe, being modifications which appear to him to be necessary or proper for the purposes of proceedings before a court-martial; and it is hereby declared that in this section—

  • rules” includes rules contained in or made by virtue of an enactment; and

  • enactment” includes an enactment contained in an Act passed after this Act.

(1B)Regulations under subsection (1A) above may not modify section 99A below.

(1C)Regulations under subsection (1A) above shall be subject to annulment in pursuance of a resolution of either House of Parliament..

(3)In section 99A(1) for the word “Section” there shall be substituted the words “Without prejudice to section 99 above, section”.

F72(4). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

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Air Force Act 1955 (c. 19)E+W+S+N.I.

29(1)The Air Force Act 1955 shall be amended as follows.

(2)In section 99—

(a)in subsection (1), after the word “below” there shall be inserted the words “and to service modifications”; and

(b)the following subsections shall be inserted after that sub-section—

(1A)In this section “service modifications” means such modifications as the Secretary of State may by regulations made by statutory instrument prescribe, being modifications which appear to him to be necessary or proper for the purposes of proceedings before a court-martial; and it is hereby declared that in this section—

  • rules” includes rules contained in or made by virtue of an enactment; and

  • enactment” includes an enactment contained in an Act passed after this Act.

(1B)Regulations under subsection (1A) above may not modify section 99A below.

(1C)Regulations under subsection (1A) above shall be subject to annulment in pursuance of a resolution of either House of Parliament..

(3)In section 99A(1) for the word “Section” there shall be substituted the words “Without prejudice to section 99 above, section”.

F73(4). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

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Police (Scotland) Act 1967 (c. 77)E+W+S+N.I.

30In section 6(2) of the Police (Scotland) Act 1967 (constables below rank of assistant chief constable) for the words “an assistant chief constable or a constable holding the office of deputy chief constable” there shall be substituted the words “a deputy chief constable or an assistant chief constable”.E+W+S+N.I.

31In section 7(1) of that Act (ranks) after the words “chief constable,” there shall be inserted the words “deputy chief constable,”.E+W+S+N.I.

32In section 26(7) of that Act (disciplinary authority) immediately before the words “deputy chief constable” there shall be inserted the word “any”.E+W+S+N.I.

33In section 31(2) of that Act (compulsory retirement of chief constable etc.) for the words “the deputy or an assistant chief constable” there shall be substituted the words “a deputy or assistant chief constable”.E+W+S+N.I.

Courts-Martial (Appeals) Act 1968 (c. 20)E+W+S+N.I.

F7434. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .E+W+S+N.I.

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House of Commons Disqualification Act 1975 (c. 24)Northern Ireland Assembly Disqualification Act 1975 (c. 25)E+W+S+N.I.

35In Part II of Schedule 1 to the House of Commons Disqualification Act 1975 and Part II of Schedule 1 to the Northern Ireland Assembly Disqualification Act 1975 (bodies of which all members are disqualified under those Acts) there shall be inserted at the appropriate place in alphabetical order—E+W+S+N.I.

The Police Complaints Authority.

Armed Forces Act 1976 (c. 52)E+W+S+N.I.

F7536. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .E+W+S+N.I.

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F75Sch. 6 para. 36 repealed (11.5.2001) by 2001 c. 19 s. 38, Sch. 7 Pt. 5

Customs and Excise Management Act 1979 (c. 2)E+W+S+N.I.

37The following subsection shall be substituted for section 138(4) of the Customs and Excise Management Act 1979—E+W+S+N.I.

(4)Where any person has been arrested by a person who is not an officer—

(a)by virtue of this section; or

(b)by virtue of section 24 of the Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984 in its application to offences under the customs and excise Acts,

the person arresting him shall give notice of the arrest to an officer at the nearest convenient office of customs and excise..

38In section 161 of that Act—E+W+S+N.I.

(a)in subsection (3), for the words from “that officer” to the end of the subsection there shall be substituted the words “any officer and any person accompanying an officer to enter and search the building or place named in the warrant within one month from that day”; and

(b)in subsection (4), for the words “person named in a warrant under subsection (3) above” there shall be substituted the words “other person so authorised”.

Betting and Gaming Duties Act 1981 (c. 63)E+W+S+N.I.

39In the following provisions of the Betting and Gaming Duties Act 1981, namely—E+W+S

F76(a). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

(b)F77. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

(c)F77. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

(d)F77. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

for the words “fourteen days” there shall be substituted the words “one month”.

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F76Sch. 6 para. 39(a) repealed (19.3.1997), having effect in relation to any gaming on or after 1.10.1997, by 1997 c. 16, s. 113, Sch. 18, Pt.11, note 1.

F77Sch. 6 para. 39(b)-(d) repealed (19.7.2007 with effect in accordance with s. 84(5) of the repealing Act) by Finance Act 2007 (c. 11), s. 114, Sch. 27 Pt. 5(1)

Car Tax Act 1983 (c. 53)E+W+S+N.I.

40F78. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .E+W+S+N.I.

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F78Sch. 9 para. 40 repealed (22.7.2004) by Statute Law (Repeals) Act 2004 (c. 14), ss. 1(1), {Sch. 1 Pt. 9 Group 5}

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Part IE+W+S+N.I. Enactments Repealed in Consequence of Parts I to V

ChapterShort titleExtent of repeal
5 Geo. 4. c. 83.Vagrancy Act 1824.Section 8.
Section 13.
1 & 2 Will. 4. c. 32.Game Act 1831.In section 31, the words “or for any police constable”.
2 & 3 Vict. c. 47.Metropolitan Police Act 1839.Section 34.
In section 38, the words from “it” to “and” in the sixth place where it occurs.
In section 39, the words “to take into custody”.
In section 47, the words “take into custody” and the words “, and every person so found”.
In section 54, the words from “And” to the end of the section.
In section 62, the words from “may” in the first place where it occurs to “and” in the second place where it occurs.
Sections 63 to 67.
3 & 4 Vict. c. 50.Canals (Offences) Act 1840.The whole Act.
5 & 6 Vict. c. 55.Railway Regulation Act 1842.In section 17, the words “or for any special constable duly appointed,”.
8 & 9 Vict. c. 20.Railways Clauses Consolidation Act 1845.In section 104, the words “and all constables, gaolers, and police officers,”.
10 & 11 Vict. c. 89Town Police Clauses Act 1847.In section 15, the words “may be taken into custody, without a warrant, by any constable, or” and the words from “Provided” to the end of the section.
In section 28, the words from “and” in the first place where it occurs to “offence” in the second place where it occurs.
14 & 15 Vict. c. 19Prevention of Offences Act 1851.Section 11.
23 & 24 Vict. c. 32.Ecclesiastical Courts Jurisdiction Act 1860.In section 3, the words “constable or”
24 & 25 Vict. c. 100.Offences against the Person Act 1861.In section 65, the words “in the daytime”.
34 & 35 Vict. c. 96.Pedlars Act 1871.Sections 18 and 19.
35 & 36 Vict. c. 93.Pawnbrokers Act 1872.In section 36, the words “, within the hours of business,”.
38 & 39 Vict. c. 17.Explosives Act 1875.In section 78, the words “a constable, or”.
52 & 53 Vict. c. 18.Indecent Advertisements Act 1889.Section 6.
52 & 53 Vict. c. 57.Regulation of Railways Act 1889.In section 5(2), the words “or any constable”.
8 Edw. 7. c. 66.Public Meeting Act 1908.In section 1, in subsection (3) the words from “and” in the sixth place where it occurs to the end of the subsection.
1 & 2 Geo. 5. c. 28.Official Secrets Act 1911.In section 9(1), the words “named therein”.
15 & 16 Geo. 5. c. 71.Public Health Act 1925.Section 74(2) and (3).
23 & 24 Geo. 5. c. 12.Children and Young Persons Act 1933.Section 10(2).
Section 13(1) and (2).
In section 40, in subsection (1) the words “named therein” and in subsection (4) the words “addressed to and”.
11 & 12 Geo. 6. c. 58.Criminal Justice Act 1948.Section 68.
1 & 2 Eliz. 2. c. 14.Prevention of Crime Act 1953.Section 1(3).
3 & 4 Eliz. 2. c. 28.Children and Young Persons (Harmful Publications) Act 1955.In section 3(1), the words “named therein”.
4 & 5 Eliz. 2. c. 69.Sexual Offences Act 1956.Section 40.
In section 43(1), the word “named”.
5 & 6 Eliz. 2. c. 53.Naval Discipline Act 1957.In section 106(1), the words from “may” in the first place where it occurs to “and”.
7 & 8 Eliz. 2. c. 66.Obscene Publications Act 1959.In section 3(1), the words “, within fourteen days from the date of the warrant,”.
8 & 9 Eliz. 2. c. 36.Game Laws (Amendment) Act 1960.Section 1.
1963 c. 2.Betting, Gaming and Lotteries Act 1963.In section 51(1), the words “at any time within fourteen days from the time of the issue of the warrant” and the words “arrest and”.
1963 c. 36.Deer Act 1963.Section 5(1)(c).
1964 c. 26.Licensing Act 1964.Section 187(5).
1967 c. 58.Criminal Law Act 1967.Section 2.
1968 c. 27.Firearms Act 1968.In section 46(1), the words “named therein”.
Section 50.
1968 c. 52.Caravan Sites Act 1968.Section 11(5).
1968 c. 60.Theft Act 1968.Section 12(3).
Section 26(2).
1968 c. 65.Gaming Act 1968.Section 5(2).
In section 43, in subsection (4), the words “at any time within fourteen days from the time of the issue of the warrant”, and in subsection (5)(b), the words “arrest and”.
1970 c. 30.Conservation of Seals Act 1970.Section 4(1)(a).
1971 c. 38.Misuse of Drugs Act 1971.Section 24.
1971 c. 77.Immigration Act 1971.In Schedule 2, in paragraph 17(2), the words “acting for the police area in which the premises are situated,” and the words “at any time or times within one month from the date of the warrant”.
1972 c. 20.Road Traffic Act 1972.Section 19(3).
Section 164(2).
1972 c. 27.Road Traffic (Foreign Vehicles) Act 1972.Section 3(2).
1972 c. 71.Criminal Justice Act 1972.Section 34(3).
1973 c. 57.Badgers Act 1973.Section 10(1)(b).
1974 c. 6.Biological Weapons Act 1974.In section 4(1), the words “named therein”.
1976 c. 32.Lotteries and Amusements Act 1976.In section 19, the words “at any time within 14 days from the time of the issue of the warrant”.
1976 c. 58.International Carriage of Perishable Foodstuffs Act 1976.Section 11(6).
1977 c. 45.Criminal Law Act 1977.Section 11.
Section 62.
1979 c. 2.Customs and Excise Management Act 1979.In section 138, in subsections (1) and (2), the words “or constable”.
1980 c. 43.Magistrates’ Courts Act 1980.Section 49.
1980 c. 49.Deer Act 1980.Section 4(1)(c).
1980 c. 66.Highways Act 1980.Section 137(2).
1980 c. x.County of Merseyside Act 1980.Section 33.
1980 c. xi.West Midlands County Council Act 1980.Section 42.
1981 c. 14.Public Passenger Vehicles Act 1981.Section 25(2).
1981 c. 22.Animal Health Act 1981.In section 60, subsection (3), in subsection (4) the words “or apprehending”, and in subsection (5) the words “constable or”, in the second place where they occur.
1981 c. 42.Indecent Displays (Control) Act 1981.Section 2(1).
In section 2(3), the words “within fourteen days from the date of issue of the warrant”.
1981 c. 47.Criminal Attempts Act 1981.Section 9(4).
1981 c. 69.Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981.Section 19(1)(c).
1982 c. 48.Criminal Justice Act 1982.Section 34.
1983 c. 2.Representation of the People Act 1983.In section 97(3), the words from “and” in the fifth place where it occurs to “him” in the third place where it occurs.
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1983 c. 20.Mental Health Act 1983.In Section 135, in subsections (1) and (2), the words “named in the warrant”.
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Part IIE+W+S+N.I. Enactments Repealed in Relation to Criminal Proceedings in Consequence of Part VII

ChapterShort titleExtent of repeal
1971 c. liv.Cornwall County Council Act 1971.Section 98(4).
1972 c. xlvii.Hampshire County Council Act 1972.Section 86(2).

Part IIIE+W+S+N.I. Enactments Repealed Generally in Consequence of Part VII

ChapterShort titleExtent of repeal
3 & 4 Eliz. 2. c. 18.Army Act 1955.In section 198(1), the words “of this section and of sections 198A and 198B of this Act”.
Sections 198A and 198B.
3 & 4 Eliz. 2. c. 19.Air Force Act 1955.In section 198(1), the words “of this section and of sections 198A and 198B of this Act”.
Sections 198A and 198B.
1965 c. 20.Criminal Evidence Act 1965.The whole Act.
1969 c. 48.Post Office Act 1969.In section 93(4), the words “the Criminal Evidence Act 1965 and”.
In Schedule 4, paragraph 77.
1981 c. 55.Armed Forces Act 1981.Section 9.
1981 c. xviii.County of Kent Act 1981.Section 82.
1983 c. 55.Value Added Tax Act 1983.In Schedule 7, paragraph 7(7) and (8).

Part IVE+W+S+N.I. Enactments Repealed in Relation to Criminal Proceedings in Consequence of Part VIII

ChapterShort titleExtent of repeal
14 & 15 Vict. c. 99.Evidence Act 1851.Section 13.
28 & 29 Vict. c. 18.Criminal Procedure Act 1865.In section 6, the words from “and a certificate” onwards.
34 & 35 Vict. c. 112.Prevention of Crimes Act 1871.Section 18 except the words “A previous conviction in any one part of the United Kingdom may be proved against a prisoner in any other part of the United Kingdom.”.

Part VE+W+S+N.I. Enactments Repealed Generally in Consequence of Part VIII

ChapterShort titleExtent of repeal
16 & 17 Vict. c. 83.Evidence (Amendment) Act 1853.Section 3.
46 & 47 Vict. c. 3.Explosive Substances Act 1883.Section 4(2).
58 & 59 Vict. c. 24.Law of Distress Amendment Act 1895.Section 5.
61 & 62 Vict. c. 36.Criminal Evidence Act 1898.In section 1, the words “and the wife or husband, as the case may be, of the person so charged” the words (in paragraph (b)) “or of the wife or husband, as the case may be, of the person so charged” and paragraphs (c) and (d).
Section 4.
In section 6(1), the words from “notwithstanding” to the end.
The Schedule.
4 & 5 Geo. 5, c. 58.Criminal Justice Administration Act 1914.Section 28(3).
19 & 20 Geo. 5. c. 34.Infant Life (Preservation) Act 1929.Section 2(5).
23 & 24 Geo. 5. c. 12.Children and Young Persons Act 1933.Section 15.
Section 26(5).
4 & 5 Eliz. 2. c. 69.Sexual Offences Act 1956.Section 12(2) and (3).
Section 15(4) and (5).
Section 16(2) and (3).
Section 39.
In Schedule 3, the entry relating to section 15 of the Children and Young Persons Act 1933.
8 & 9 Eliz. 2. c. 33.Indecency with Children Act 1960.In section 1, subsection (2) and in subsection (3) the words “except in section 15 (which relates to the competence as a witness of the wife or husband of the accused)”.
1965 c. 72.Matrimonial Causes Act 1965.Section 43(1).
1968 c. 60.Theft Act 1968.Section 30(3).
1970 c. 55.Family Income Supplements Act 1970.Section 12(5).
1973 c. 38.Social Security Act 1973.In Schedule 23, paragraph 4.
1975 c. 14.Social Security Act 1975.Section 147(6).
1975 c. 16.Industrial Injuries and Diseases (Old Cases) Act 1975.Section 10(4).
1975 c. 61.Child Benefit Act 1975.Section 11(8).
1976 c. 71.Supplementary Benefits Act 1976.Section 26(5).
1977 c. 45.Criminal Law Act 1977.In section 54(3), the words “subsection (2) (competence of spouse of accused to give evidence)”.
1978 c. 37.Protection of Children Act 1978.Section 2(1).
1979 c. 18.Social Security Act 1979.Section 16.
1980 c. 43.Magistrates’ Courts Act 1980.In Schedule 7, paragraph 4.
1982 c. 24.Social Security and Housing Benefits Act 1982.Section 21(6).

Part VIE+W+S+N.I. Miscellaneous Repeals

ChapterShort titleExtent of repeal
2 & 3 Vict. c. 47.Metropolitan Police Act 1839.Section 7.
34 & 35 Vict. c. 96.Pedlars Act 1871.In section 18, the words from “or” where secondly occurring to “Act,” and the words from “and forthwith” to the end of the section.
1964 c. 48.Police Act 1964.Section 49.
Section 50.
1967 c. 77.Police (Scotland) Act 1967.Section 5(3) and section 17(6).
1972 c. 11.Superannuation Act 1972.In Schedule 1, the reference to the Police Complaints Board.
1975 c. 24.House of Commons Disqualification Act 1975.In Part II of Schedule 1, the entry relating to the Police Complaints Board.
1975 c. 25.Northern Ireland Assembly Disqualification Act 1975.In Part II of Schedule 1, the entry relating to the Police Complaints Board.
1976 c. 46.Police Act 1976.section 1(1) to (4).
Sections 2 to 13.
Section 14(2).
In the Schedule, paragraphs 1 to 3, in paragraph 4, the words “remuneration” and “allowances” and paragraphs 5 to 13.

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