Anti-terrorism, Crime and Security Bill — Special Immigration Appeals Commission — 21 Nov 2001 at 20:59

Mr Elfyn Llwyd MP, Meirionnydd Nant Conwy voted in the minority (No).

The majority of MPs voted for clauses 27-35 to stand part of the the Anti-terrorism, Crime and Security Bill.

These clauses were:

  • Clause 27 - To establish that the Special Immigration Appeals Commission was the place to review the terrorist certifications
  • Clause 28 - To appoint a person to review the operations of sections 21-23 (indefinite detention of foreign nationals)
  • Clause 29 - Require Parliament to renew these powers after 15 months, which they did.
  • Clause 30 - Put the Special Immigration Appeals Commission in charge of "derogation matters" (legal issues pursuant to the fact that there was a "public emergency which threatened the life of the nation")
  • Clause 33 - The power of the Home Secretary (which could not be challenged by any court) to certify that the 1951 Refugee Convention does not apply.

Debate in Parliament | Historical Hansard | Source |

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 (Aye)Minority (No)BothTurnout
Con0 201.2%
DUP4 0080.0%
Lab320 (+2 tell) 32086.3%
LDem0 46 (+2 tell)092.3%
PC0 40100.0%
SNP0 50100.0%
UUP2 0033.3%
Total:326 89064.9%

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

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Miss Diane AbbottHackney North and Stoke NewingtonLabno
Mr John AustinErith and ThamesmeadLabno
Mr Harry BarnesNorth East DerbyshireLabno
Mr Andrew BennettDenton and ReddishLabno
Mr Richard BurdenBirmingham, NorthfieldLabno
Mr Jeremy CorbynIslington NorthLabno
Mrs Ann CryerKeighleyLabno
Mr Tam DalyellLinlithgowLabno
Mr Mark FisherStoke-on-Trent CentralLabno
Mr George GallowayGlasgow Kelvinwhilst Labno
Mr Neil GerrardWalthamstowLabno
Mr Fabian HamiltonLeeds North EastLabno
Mr Kelvin HopkinsLuton NorthLabno
Dr Lynne JonesBirmingham, Selly OakLabno
Mr Peter KilfoyleLiverpool, WaltonLabno
Mr Terry LewisWorsleyLabno
Mr Tony LloydManchester CentralLabno
Mrs Alice MahonHalifaxLabno
Dr Jim MarshallLeicester SouthLabno
Mr Robert Marshall-AndrewsMedwayLabno
Ms Chris McCaffertyCalder ValleyLabno
Mr John McDonnellHayes and HarlingtonLabno
Mr Kevin McNamaraKingston upon Hull NorthLabno
Mr Brian SedgemoreHackney South and ShoreditchLabno
Mr Alan SimpsonNottingham SouthLabno
Mr Dennis SkinnerBolsoverLabno
Mr Llew SmithBlaenau GwentLabno
Mr David TaylorNorth West LeicestershireLabno
Mr Robert WareingLiverpool, West DerbyLabno
Mr David WinnickWalsall NorthLabno
Mr Jimmy WrayGlasgow BailliestonLabno
Dr Tony WrightCannock ChaseLabno

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