Business of the House (Criminal Justice (Terrorism and Conspiracy) Bill) — 2 Sep 1998

Motion made, and Question proposed,


1.(1) Proceedings on the Criminal Justice (Terrorism and Conspiracy) Bill shall be taken and concluded at today's sitting; and for this purpose--

(a) as soon as the proceedings on this Motion are concluded, the order for Second Reading of the Bill shall be read;

(b) notices of amendments, new Clauses and new Schedules to be moved in Committee may be accepted by the Clerks at the Table before the Bill has been read a second time;

(c) when the Bill is read a second time it shall stand committed to a Committee of the whole House, and the House will immediately resolve itself into a Committee on the Bill;

(d) proceedings in Committee on clauses 1 to 4 shall be brought to a conclusion, if not previously concluded, three hours after the conclusion of proceedings on Second Reading;

(e) remaining proceedings on the Bill shall be brought to a conclusion, if not previously concluded, six hours after the conclusion of proceedings on Second Reading;

(f) at the conclusion of proceedings on the Bill at today's sitting the Speaker shall adjourn the House without putting any Question.

(2) For the purpose of concluding proceedings in accordance with sub-paragraphs 1(d) and (e), the Chair shall forthwith put the following Questions (but no others)--

(a) any Question already proposed from the Chair;

(b) any Question necessary to bring to a decision a Question so proposed;

(c) the Question on any amendment moved or Motion made by a Minister of the Crown;

(d) any Question necessary for the disposal of the business to be concluded.

(3) On a Motion made for a new Clause or a new Schedule, the Chair shall put only the Question that the Clause or Schedule be added to the Bill.

(4) If two or more Questions would fall to be put under sub-paragraph (2)(d) on successive provisions of the Bill, the Chair shall instead put a single Question in relation to those provisions.

(5) Standing Order No. 82 (Business Committee) shall not apply to proceedings on the Bill.

2. At the sitting tomorrow--

(a) any message received from the Lords relating to the Criminal Justice (Terrorism and Conspiracy) Bill shall be considered forthwith;

(b) proceedings on any message shall be brought to a conclusion, if not previously concluded, one hour after commencement;

(c) the Speaker shall not adjourn the House until she has notified the Royal Assent to any Act agreed upon by both Houses; and

(d) the Speaker shall then adjourn the House without putting any Question.

3. Standing Order No. 15(1) (Exempted business) shall apply to proceedings on the Bill at the sittings today and tomorrow.--[ Mr. Dowd. ]

Question put:--

The House divided: Ayes 317, Noes 87.

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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 (Aye)Minority (No)BothTurnout
Con69 38 (+2 tell)067.3%
DUP0 20100.0%
Independent0 10100.0%
Lab248 (+2 tell) 16063.6%
LDem0 19041.3%
PC0 2050.0%
SNP0 2033.3%
UKUP0 10100.0%
UUP0 6060.0%
Total:317 87062.8%

Rebel Voters - sorted by constituency

MPs for which their vote in this division differed from the majority vote of their party. You can see all votes in this division, or every eligible MP who could have voted in this division

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Richard ShepherdAldridge-BrownhillsCon (front bench)tellno
Graham BradyAltrincham and Sale WestCon (front bench)no
Tony BaldryBanburyCon (front bench)no
Mr Andrew HunterBasingstokeConno
Dominic GrieveBeaconsfieldCon (front bench)no
Lynne JonesBirmingham, Selly OakLabno
Andrew RobathanBlabyCon (front bench)no
Dennis SkinnerBolsoverLabno
David TredinnickBosworthCon (front bench)no
David RuffleyBury St EdmundsCon (front bench)no
Mr Tony BennChesterfieldLabno
Mr Peter BrookeCities of London and WestminsterCon (front bench)tellno
Gwyneth DunwoodyCrewe and NantwichLabno
Ann ClwydCynon ValleyLab (minister)no
John McAllionDundee EastLabno
Sir Peter EmeryEast DevonConno
Michael MatesEast HampshireConno
Tim LoughtonEast Worthing and ShorehamCon (front bench)no
Eleanor LaingEpping ForestCon (front bench)no
Ian TaylorEsher and WaltonConno
Dennis CanavanFalkirk Westwhilst Labno
Sir Peter LloydFarehamConno
Mr Andrew RoweFaversham and Mid KentConno
Mr Nick St AubynGuildfordConno
David DavisHaltemprice and HowdenCon (front bench)no
John Martin McDonnellHayes and HarlingtonLabno
Jeremy CorbynIslington NorthLabno
Mr Alan ClarkKensington and ChelseaConno
Mr Kevin McNamaraKingston upon Hull NorthLabno
Michael FabricantLichfieldCon (front bench)no
Mr Tam DalyellLinlithgowLabno
Peter TapsellLouth and HorncastleConno
Robert Marshall-AndrewsMedwayLabno
Mr Jonathan SayeedMid BedfordshireConno
Desmond SwayneNew Forest WestCon (front bench)no
Robert WalterNorth DorsetCon (front bench)no
Owen PatersonNorth ShropshireCon (front bench)no
James GrayNorth WiltshireCon (front bench)no
Mr Edward HeathOld Bexley and SidcupConno
Mrs Irene AdamsPaisley NorthLab (minister)no
David MacleanPenrith and The BorderConno
Ms Audrey WisePrestonLabno
Crispin BluntReigateCon (front bench)no
Mr Teddy TaylorRochford and Southend EastConno
John HayesSouth Holland and The DeepingsCon (front bench)no
Mr John MacGregorSouth NorfolkConno
Bill CashStoneCon (front bench)no
Chris MullinSunderland SouthLabno
Laurence RobertsonTewkesburyCon (front bench)no
Mr Bernie GrantTottenhamLabno
John RandallUxbridgeCon (front bench)no
Anne McIntoshVale of YorkConno
Mr David FaberWestburyConno
Humfrey MalinsWokingConno
Peter BottomleyWorthing WestCon (front bench)no
Sir Ray WhitneyWycombeConno

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