Orders of the Day — New Clause 11 — Safeguards — 25 Jan 2007 at 15:00

'(1) Section 43 of the Criminal Justice Act 2003 (c. 44) is amended as follows.

(2) In subsection (3) after second "satisfied", insert ", or otherwise believes that such an order would, if made, significantly disadvantage or otherwise prejudice a defendant, or any of the defendants in cases where there is more than one defendant,".

(3) In subsection (7) of the Criminal Justice Act 2003, leave out "prosecution" and insert ", the defendant, or any of the defendants in cases where there is more than one defendant.".'.- [Simon Hughes.]

Brought up, and read the First time.

Motion made, and Question put, That the clause be read a Second time:

The House divided: Ayes 171, Noes 281.

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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 113057.7%
Independent0 20100.0%
Lab281 (+2 tell) 0080.4%
LDem0 55 (+2 tell)090.5%
PC0 1033.3%
Total:281 171074.0%

Rebel Voters - sorted by party

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