Disclosure of criminal recordE+W
7(1)Section 113 of the Police Act 1997 (c. 50) (criminal record certificates) is amended as follows.
(2)In subsection (3E)(c) the words “under Part XA of the Children Act 1989” are omitted.
(3)After that subsection there is inserted—
“(3F)The references in subsections (3A) and (3C) to considering the applicant’s suitability to be employed, supplied to work, found work or given work in a position falling within subsection (3B) or (3D) include references to considering, for the purposes of Part 10A of the Children Act 1989 (child minding and day care in England and Wales), his suitability—
(a)to look after or be in regular contact with children under the age of eight, or
(b)in the case of an applicant for or holder of a certificate under section 79W of that Act, or a person prescribed under subsection (4) of that section, to look after children within the meaning of that section.”