Northern Ireland (Sentences) Bill — Sentences passed outside Northern Ireland — 18 Jun 1998
Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset voted in the minority (No).
I beg to move amendment No. 3, in page 13, line 38, at end insert--
'or certificate under paragraph 9 of Schedule 12 to that Act (transitional provisions);
( ) any certificate issued by the Lord Justice General in relation to the prisoner under section 16(2) of the Crime and Punishment (Scotland) Act 1997 or paragraph 6 of Schedule 6 to the Prisoners and Criminal Proceedings (Scotland) Act 1993 (transitional provisions);
( ) any order made in relation to the prisoner under section 2 of the Prisoners and Criminal Proceedings (Scotland) Act 1993 (duty to release designated life prisoners);'.
Question put, That the Bill be now read the Third time:--
The House divided: Ayes 215, Noes 116.
Votes by party, red entries are votes against the majority for that party.
What is Tell? '+1 tell' means that in addition one member of that party was a teller for that division lobby.
What are Boths? An MP can vote both aye and no in the same division. The boths page explains this.
What is Turnout? This is measured against the total membership of the party at the time of the vote.
|Party||Majority (Aye)||Minority (No)||Both||Turnout|
|Con||1||107 (+2 tell)||0||67.9%|
|Lab||194 (+2 tell)||0||0||47.0%|
|Douglas Hogg||Sleaford and North Hykeham||Con||aye|