New Clause 5 — Prisoners Voting
Orders of the Day — Electoral Administration Bill
'No person who has—
(a) been convicted of any criminal offence, and
(b) is currently serving a sentence of imprisonment and is detained in full-time custody in consequence thereof,
shall be included on the register of electors.'.—[Mrs. Laing.]
Brought up, and read the First time.
Question put, That the clause be read a Second time:—
The House divided: Ayes 170, Noes 375.