Amendment made: No. 174, in page 46, line 1, leave out subsections (1) and (2) and insert—
'(1) The court before which proceedings are brought against a person for an offence under section 107 may, if satisfied that at the time of his arrest or charge—
(2) For this purpose a person shall be treated as charged with an offence—
(3) An order may be made by the court of its own motion or on the application of the prosecutor (or, in Scotland, the Lord Advocate or procurator-fiscal), and may be made whether or not the person is convicted of the offence, but shall not be made—
No. 175, in page 46, line 19, leave out subsection (4) and insert
'; and in Scotland, where an order has been made under this section, the person from whose possession, custody or control the infringing copy or article has been removed may, without prejudice to any other form of appeal under any rule of law, appeal against that order in the same manner as against sentence.'.
No. 176, in page 46, line 21, leave out subsection (5) and insert—
'(5) A person to whom an infringing copy or other article is delivered up in pursuance of an order under this section
shall retain it pending the making of an order, or the decision not to make an order, under section(Order as to disposal of infringing copy or other article).
(6) Nothing in this section affects the powers of the court under section 43 of the Powers of Criminal Courts Act 1973, section 223 or 436 of the Criminal Procedure (Scotland) Act 1975 or Article 7 of the Criminal Justice (Northern Ireland) Order 1980 (general provisions as to forfeiture in criminal proceedings).'.
§ No. 177, in page 48, line 14, leave out clause 113.—[Mr. Butcher.]