Freedom of Information Bill — Investigations and proceedings conducted by public authorities — 5 Apr 2000

Mr Jeremy Corbyn MP, Islington North voted in the minority (Aye).

The Majority voted against a weakening of an exemption in the Freedom of Information Bill relating to information gathered for the purpose of a criminal investigation.[1] The change would have added the further condition:

...and if its disclosure under this Act would, or would be likely to, prejudice any of [such] purposes[2]

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Party Summary

Votes by party, red entries are votes against the majority for that party.

What is Tell? '+1 tell' means that in addition one member of that party was a teller for that division lobby.

What are Boths? An MP can vote both aye and no in the same division. The boths page explains this.

What is Turnout? This is measured against the total membership of the party at the time of the vote.

PartyMajority (No)Minority (Aye)BothTurnout
Con0 100.6%
Ind0 1033.3%
Ind Lab0 10100.0%
Lab319 (+2 tell) 24082.9%
LDem0 33 (+2 tell)076.1%
PC0 1025.0%
UUP2 0020.0%
Total:321 61060.3%

Rebel Voters - sorted by party

MPs for which their vote in this division differed from the majority vote of their party. You can see all votes in this division, or every eligible MP who could have voted in this division

Sort by: Name | Constituency | Party | Vote

NameConstituencyPartyVote
Dr David ClarkSouth ShieldsLabaye
Ms Ann ClwydCynon ValleyLabaye
Mr Frank CookStockton NorthLabaye
Mr Jeremy CorbynIslington NorthLabaye
Mr Jim CousinsNewcastle upon Tyne CentralLabaye
Mrs Gwyneth DunwoodyCrewe and NantwichLabaye
Mr Mark FisherStoke-on-Trent CentralLabaye
Mr Neil GerrardWalthamstowLabaye
Mr David HinchliffeWakefieldLabaye
Mr Kelvin HopkinsLuton NorthLabaye
Mr Jon Owen JonesCardiff CentralLabaye
Dr Lynne JonesBirmingham, Selly OakLabaye
Mrs Alice MahonHalifaxLabaye
Dr Jim MarshallLeicester SouthLabaye
Mr Robert Marshall-AndrewsMedwayLabaye
Mr John McDonnellHayes and HarlingtonLabaye
Mr John McWilliamBlaydonLabaye
Mr Bill MichieSheffield, HeeleyLabaye
Ms Julie MorganCardiff NorthLabaye
Mr Gordon PrenticePendleLabaye
Mr Alan SimpsonNottingham SouthLabaye
Mrs Betty WilliamsConwyLabaye
Dr Tony WrightCannock ChaseLabaye
Mr Derek WyattSittingbourne and SheppeyLabaye

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