New Clause 11 — Safeguards
Orders of the Day
'(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.