It was moved by the Lord Falconer of Thoroton that the bill be now read a second time; which being objected to, the question was put thereupon, and the House divided:
Bassam of Brighton, L.
Carter, L. [Teller]
Falconer of Thoroton, L.
Farrington of Ribbleton, B. [Teller]
Irvine of Lairg, L. (Lord Chancellor)
Smith of Clifton, L.
Cranborne, V. [Teller]
Lamont of Lerwick, L. [Teller]