Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [HL] — need for a father — 21 Jan 2008 at 20:10

moved Amendment No. 108:

Clause 14, page 9, line 12, leave out subsection (2) and insert-
"(2) In subsection (5)-

(a) omit ", other than basic partner treatment services," , and(b) for "a father" substitute "supportive parenting"."

moved, as an amendment to Amendment No. 108, Amendment No. 108A:

Clause 14, line 4, leave out "supportive parenting" and insert "support by a father and a mother"

On Question, Whether the said amendment (No. 108A) shall be agreed to?

*Their Lordships divided: Contents, 93; Not-Contents, 165.

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