3 In section 4A, page 4, line 18, at end insert—
<( ) disapply paragraph (b) of subsection (5) of that section in relation to a
description of behaviour for the time being listed in subsection (2) of that
Cunningham has also tabled an amendment narrowing the scope of those punishable under the bill.
Currently, it applies to any British citizen or Scottish resident who incites disorder at a match outside Scotland involving a Scottish side.
Cunningham now wants to drop all reference to British citizens, meaning only Scottish residents guilty of behaviour outside Scotland are covered.
4 In section 7, page 7, line 8 leave out <, sections 1(1) and 5(1) also apply> and insert <by any
person, section 1(1) also applies>
5 In section 7, page 7, leave out lines 10 to 13
This effectively exempts ex-pats and Rangers and Celtic fans in Northern Ireland who misbehave in relation to Scottish matches outside Scotland.
Anyone committing an offence while they are in Scotland would still be liable to punishment.