“In Part 2 of Schedule 5 to the Scotland Act 1998 (specific reservations) omit Section J1 (abortion).”—(Stephen Barclay.)
This amendment removes the specific reservation of abortion in part 2 of schedule 5 of the Scotland Act 1998 thereby devolving legislative competence on the subject-matter of abortion to the Scottish Parliament.
Brought up, and read the First time.
Question put, That the clause be read a Second time.
The House divided:
Ayes 350, Noes 183.