Domestic Violence, Crime and Victims Bill [HL] — 25 Mar 2004 at 12:02

Read a third time.

Clause 5 [The offence]:

moved Amendment No. 1:

Page 3, line 20, at end insert ", but in the interests of natural justice-

(a) the prosecution shall have provided particulars of grounds and circumstances in support of allegations that either alternative applies to enable D to know the substance of the case to answer at the trial charged with this unitary offence having regard to the disparity of criminal conduct under the first alternative on which D committed the act which occasioned death as compared with the diverse quality of criminal complicity under the second alternative on which such act was committed by another of which D ought to have been aware foreseen and prevented; and

(b) on conviction a verdict which identifies the relevant alternative shall be returned so that the basis of the conviction shall be known."

On Question, Whether the said amendment (No. 1) shall be agreed to?

Their Lordships divided: Contents, 34; Not-Contents, 145.

Debate in Parliament | Historical Hansard | Source |

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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 is Turnout? This is measured against the total membership of the party at the time of the vote.

PartyMajority (Not-Content)Minority (Content)Turnout
Con0 25 (+2 tell)12.9%
Crossbench17 513.0%
Independent Labour0 1100.0%
Lab90 (+2 tell) 050.3%
LDem35 054.7%
Total:142 3128.3%

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Viscount Allenby of MegiddoCrossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Hylton Crossbenchaye
Lord Palmer Crossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Powell of BayswaterCrossbench (front bench)aye
Lady Saltoun of AbernethyCrossbench (front bench)aye

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