New Clause 27 — Equal opportunities

Scotland Bill (Programme) (No.2) – in the House of Commons at 9:47 pm on 9th November 2015.

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“In Part 2 of Schedule 5 to the Scotland Act 1998, omit Section L2 (equal opportunities).” —(Dr Eilidh Whiteford.)

This new clause would devolve equal opportunities to the Scottish Parliament.

Brought up.

Question put, That the clause be added to the Bill.

The House divided:

Ayes 61, Noes 288.

Division number 115

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Aye

No

Question accordingly negatived.