New Clause 9 — Amendment of the law relating to abortion (No. 7)

Orders of the Day – in the House of Commons at 10:00 pm on 20th May 2008.

Alert me about debates like this

'In section 1(1)(a) of the Abortion Act 1967 (c. 87) (medical termination of pregnancy), for "twenty-fourth week" substitute "twenty-second week".'.— [Richard Ottaway.]

Brought up, and read the First time.

Question put, That the clause be added to the Bill:—

The Committee divided: Ayes 233, Noes 304.

Watch this
Embed this video

Copy and paste this code on your website

Hide

Question accordingly negatived.

Bill (Clauses 4, 11, 14 and 23 and Schedule 2) reported, with amendments; to lie upon the Table.

Watch this