Northern Ireland (Sentences) Bill — Applications — 15 Jun 1998

Considered in Committee .

I beg to move amendment No. 45, in page 1, line 7, leave out

'and one of them shall be appointed chairman'

Amendment, by leave, withdrawn.

Amendment made: No. 18, page 1, line 18, leave out 'any jurisdiction' and insert 'the United Kingdom'.-- [Mr. MacKay.]

Clause 1, as amended, ordered to stand part of the Bill.

Clause 2 ordered to stand part of the Bill.

I beg to move amendment No. 50, page 1, line 24, leave out 'shall' and insert 'may'.

The Chairman:

With this, it will be convenient to discuss the following amendments: No. 51, page 1, line 24, after 'application', insert 'only'.

Such an addition to the Bill would not be beneficial and is, therefore, unnecessary.

Amendment, by leave, withdrawn.

I beg to move amendment No. 36--

The Chairman:

Order. On a technicality, the hon. Gentleman cannot move amendment No. 36 before amendment No. 34, because amendment No. 36 is consequential on amendment No. 34. If he wants a Division to take account of that, I advise him to move amendment No. 34.

Amendment proposed: No. 34, in clause 3, page 1, line 26, leave out

Question put, That the amendment be made:--

The Committee divided: Ayes 7, Noes 257.

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Party Summary

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.

PartyMajority (No)Minority (Aye)BothTurnout
Con0 301.9%
DUP0 1 (+1 tell)0100.0%
Lab238 (+2 tell) 0057.6%
LDem19 0041.3%
UKUP0 10100.0%
UUP0 2 (+1 tell)030.0%
Total:257 7042.0%

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