Criminal Justice (Terrorism and Conspiracy) Bill — England and Wales — 2 Sep 1998

I beg to move amendment No. 12, in page 2, line 24, at end insert--

'(6A) If both subsections (3) and (6) apply, the accused shall not be committed for trial in England and Wales, or found to have a case to answer or be convicted, solely on the basis of inferences drawn and statements admitted as evidence under those subsections.'.

Amendment, by leave, withdrawn.

  • I beg to move amendment No. 18, in page 3, leave out lines 10 to 12 and insert--

'(a) it is listed as a proscribed organisation under the provisions of section 30(2) of the Northern Ireland (Emergency Provisions) Act 1996.

Amendment, by leave, withdrawn.

I beg to move amendment No. 20, in page 3, leave out lines 24 and 25 and insert--

'(b) is not complying in full with the Belfast Agreement (Cmnd 3883)'.

It being three hours after the conclusion of proceedings on Second Reading, The Chairman, pursuant to the Order [this day], put forthwith the Questions necessary to dispose of proceedings to be concluded at that hour.

Amendment negatived.

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

Clauses 2 to 4 ordered to stand part of the Bill.

I beg to move amendment No. 42 in page 7, line 7, leave out 'an' and insert 'a terrorist'.

The First Deputy Chairman:

With this, it will be convenient to discuss the following amendments: No. 43, in page 7, line 8, after 'event' insert 'involving acts of terrorism'.

Question put, That the amendment be made:--

The Committee divided: Ayes 10, Noes 214.

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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
Con1 000.6%
Lab213 (+2 tell) 0051.4%
LDem0 10 (+2 tell)026.1%
Total:214 10036.4%

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