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Violent Crime Reduction Act 2006

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  1. Introductory Text

  2. Part 1 Alcohol-related violence and disorder

    1. Chapter 1 Drinking banning orders

      1. Introductory

        1. 1.Drinking banning orders

        2. 2.Duration of drinking banning orders

      2. Orders made on application

        1. 3.Orders on an application to magistrates' court

        2. 4.Orders in county court proceedings

        3. 5.Variation or discharge of orders under s. 3 or 4

      3. Orders made on conviction

        1. 6.Orders on conviction in criminal proceedings

        2. 7.Supplementary provision about orders on conviction

        3. 8.Variation or discharge of orders under s. 6

      4. Supplemental provisions about drinking banning orders

        1. 9.Interim orders

        2. 10.Appeals

        3. 11.Breach of drinking banning orders

        4. 12.Approved courses

        5. 13.Certificates of completion of approved courses

        6. 14.Interpretation of Chapter 1

    2. Chapter 2 Alcohol Disorder Zones

      1. 15.Power to impose charges on licence holders etc. in zones

      2. 16.Designation of alcohol disorder zones

      3. 17.Procedure for designation of zones

      4. 18.Functions of local chief officer of police

      5. 19.Guidance about the designation of zones

      6. 20.Supplemental provisions for Chapter 2

    3. Chapter 3 Other provisions

      1. Licence reviews

        1. 21.Power of police to require review of premises licence

        2. 22.Provisions supplemental to s. 21

      2. Persistently selling alcohol to children

        1. 23.Offence of persistently selling alcohol to children

        2. 24.Closure notices for persistently selling alcohol to children

      3. Door supervision at licensed premises

        1. 25.Mandatory premises licence condition: door supervision

      4. Alcohol related disorder in public places

        1. 26.Designated public places

        2. 27.Directions to individuals who represent a risk of disorder

  3. Part 2 Weapons etc.

    1. Dangerous weapons

      1. 28.Using someone to mind a weapon

      2. 29.Penalties etc. for offence under s. 28

    2. Minimum sentences for firearms offences

      1. 30.Minimum sentences for certain firearms offences

    3. Air weapons

      1. 31.Prohibition on sale or transfer of air weapons except by registered dealers

      2. 32.Sales of air weapons by way of trade or business to be face to face

      3. 33.Age limits for purchase etc. of air weapons

      4. 34.Firing an air weapon beyond premises

    4. Ammunition

      1. 35.Restriction on sale and purchase of primers

    5. Imitation firearms

      1. 36.Manufacture, import and sale of realistic imitation firearms

      2. 37.Specific defences applying to the offence under s. 36

      3. 38.Meaning of “realistic imitation firearm”

      4. 39.Specification for imitation firearms

      5. 40.Supplying imitation firearms to minors

      6. 41.Increase of maximum sentence for possessing an imitation firearm

    6. Knives, etc.

      1. 42.Increase of maximum sentences for offences of having knives etc.

      2. 43.Sale etc. of knives and other weapons

      3. 44.Sale etc. of crossbows

      4. 45.Power of members of staff to search school pupils for weapons

      5. 46.Power to search further education students for weapons

      6. 47.Power to search persons in attendance centres for weapons

      7. 48.Amendment of police power to search schools etc. for weapons

    7. Supplemental

      1. 49.Consequential amendments relating to minimum sentences

      2. 50.Supplemental provisions for Part 2

      3. 51.Corresponding provision for Northern Ireland

  4. Part 3 Miscellaneous

    1. Football

      1. 52.Football-related disorder

      2. 53.Sale and disposal of tickets by unauthorised persons

    2. Sexual offences

      1. 54.Forfeiture and detention of vehicles etc.

      2. 55.Continuity of sexual offences law

      3. 56.Cross-border provisions relating to sexual offences

      4. 57.Amendment of s. 82 of the Sexual Offences Act 2003

      5. 58.Power of entry and search of relevant offender’s home address

    3. Other

      1. 59.Limitation period for anti-social behaviour orders

      2. 60.Parenting orders

      3. 61.Committal of young persons of unruly character

      4. 62.Offering or agreeing to re-programme a mobile telephone

      5. 63.Removal of sports grounds etc. from private security industry regulation

  5. Part 4 General

    1. 64.Expenses

    2. 65.Repeals

    3. 66.Short title, commencement and extent

    1. Schedule 1

      Consequential amendments relating to minimum sentences

    2. Schedule 2

      Weapons etc.: corresponding provisions for Northern Ireland

    3. Schedule 3

      Football banning orders and football-related consequential amendments

      1. Part 1 Football banning orders

      2. Part 2 Consequential Amendments

    4. Schedule 4

      Forfeiture and detention of vehicles etc.

    5. Schedule 5

      Repeals

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