'For section 46 of the Police (Northern Ireland) Act 2000 substitute—
''46 Discrimination in appointments
In making appointments under section 39 the Chief Constable shall appoint candidates on merit alone.''.'.—[Mr. Hunter.]
Brought up, and read the First time.
Motion made, and Question put, That the clause be read a Second time:—
The Committee divided: Ayes 3, Noes 8.