Criminal Justice and Immigration Bill — ping pong — Protection of freedom of expression (sexual orientation) — 7 May 2008 at 18:46
Page 269, line 19, at end insert-
"13A After section 29J insert-
"29JA Protection of freedom of expression (sexual orientation)
In this Part, for the avoidance of doubt, the discussion or criticism of sexual conduct or practices or the urging of persons to refrain from or modify such conduct or practices shall not be taken of itself to be threatening or intended to stir up hatred.""
The Commons disagree to Lords Amendment 285 for the following Reason-
Because it makes unnecessary provision.
rose to move Motion J1, as an amendment to Motion J, to leave out from "House" to end and insert "do insist on its Amendment No. 285".
On Question, Whether the said Motion (No. J1) shall be agreed to?
Their Lordships divided: Contents, 178; Not-Contents, 164.
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 is Turnout? This is measured against the total membership of the party at the time of the vote.
|Party||Majority (Content)||Minority (Not-Content)||Turnout|
|Con||120 (+2 tell)||1||60.0%|
|Lab||13||110 (+2 tell)||57.1%|
|Norton of Louth||Con||no|
|Anderson of Swansea||Lab||aye|
|Clarke of Hampstead||Lab||aye|
|Evans of Parkside||Lab||aye|
|Gordon of Strathblane||Lab||aye|
|Howie of Troon||Lab||aye|
|Morris of Aberavon||Lab||aye|
|Patel of Blackburn||Lab||aye|