Criminal Justice (Terrorism and Conspiracy) Bill — Evidence and inferences: Great Britain — 2 Sep 1998
Mr Michael Meacher MP, Oldham West and Royton voted with the majority (No).
Main Question put forthwith, pursuant to Standing Order No. 62 (Amendment on Second or Third Reading), and agreed to.
Bill accordingly read a Second time .
Motion made, and Question put forthwith, pursuant to Standing Order No. 63 (Committal of Bills),
That the Bill be committed to a Committee of the whole House.-- [Jane Kennedy.]
Question agreed to.
I beg to move amendment No. 77, in page 1, line 15, after 'to' insert
'or is a supporter of'.
I beg to move amendment No. 3, in page 1, line 21, leave out 'in England and Wales'.
The Second Deputy Chairman:
With this, it will be convenient to take the following amendments: No. 10, in page 2, line 21, leave out 'in England and Wales'.
Amendment, by leave, withdrawn.
I beg to move amendment No.5, in page 2, line 1, after 'constable' insert 'in the presence of his solicitor'.
The First Deputy Chairman:
With this, it will be convenient to discuss the following amendments: No. 6, in page 2, line 5, at end insert 'of his choice'.
I beg to move amendment No. 9 in page 2, line 14, at end insert--
'(5A) But subsection (6) shall not apply unless evidence given under subsection (4) or (5) above is supported by a sound recording of the questioning or other exchanges to which the evidence relates.'.
Question put, That the amendment be made:--
The Committee divided: Ayes 43, Noes 199.
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 (No)||Minority (Aye)||Both||Turnout|
|Lab||196 (+2 tell)||28 (+1 tell)||0||54.3%|
|LDem||0||12 (+1 tell)||0||28.3%|