HC Deb 25 February 1991 vol 186 c703

Amendment made: No. 40, in page 35, line 43, al end insert:

'(6) After subsection (5) of that section there shall be inserted the following subsection—

"(5A) In dealing with an offender under subsection (3)(a) or (5) above, the court concerned—

  1. (a) shall take into account the extent to which the offender has complied with the requirements of the attendance centre order; and
  2. (b) may assume, in the case of an offender who has wilfully and persistently failed to comply with those requirements, that he has refused to give his consent to a community sentence which has been proposed by the court and requires that consent.".'—[Mr. John Patten.]

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