Offender Management Bill — Principles of probation services — 16 May 2007 at 18:05
Baroness Anelay of St Johns (Conservative) moved Amendment No. 1:
Before Clause 1, insert the following new Clauseï¿½
"Principles applicable to this Act
Principles applicable to this Act
(1) This section applies toï¿½
(a) the functions of the Secretary of State; and(b) the functions of providers of probation services and their officers,so far as they are exercised for the purposes set out in section 1.
(2) In exercising those functions the person concerned must have regard toï¿½
(a) the protection of the public;(b) the reduction of re-offending;(c) the proper punishment of offenders;(d) the need to ensure offenders' awareness of the effects of crime on the victims of crime and the public; and(e) the rehabilitation of offenders."
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.
|Party||Majority (Not-Content)||Minority (Content)||Turnout|
|Con||0||53 (+2 tell)||26.7%|
|Lab||109 (+2 tell)||0||52.4%|
|Lord Alton of Liverpool||Crossbench||aye|
|Lord Low of Dalston||Crossbench||aye|
|Baroness Masham of Ilton||Crossbench (front bench)||aye|
|Lady Saltoun of Abernethy||Crossbench (front bench)||aye|
|Lord St John of Bletso||Crossbench (front bench)||aye|
|Lord Sutherland of Houndwood||Crossbench (front bench)||aye|
|Lord Thomas of Swynnerton||Crossbench (front bench)||aye|