‘The Secretary of State may not undertake a national restructure of the provision of probation services until the proposals have first been subject to an independently evaluated pilot scheme, and the results of that evaluation laid before both Houses of Parliament.’.—(Jenny Chapman.)
Brought up, and read the First time.
Question put, That the clause be read a Second time.
The House divided:
Ayes 244, Noes 315.
Division number 177