Adoption and Children Bill — [2nd Allotted Day] — Clause 1 — Considerations applying to the exercise of powers — 16 May 2002 at 15:19
Mr David Laws MP, Yeovil voted with the majority (No).
I beg to move amendment No. 162, in page 1, line 9, after "life", insert-
', and that of any sibling or half-sibling of the child, having regard to their age and relationship.'.
I beg to move amendment No. 26, in page 2, line 5, after "harm", insert-
'(within the meaning of the Children Act 1989)'.
Question put, That the amendment be made:-
The House divided: Ayes 115, Noes 309.
Votes by party, red entries are votes against the majority for that party.
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What is Turnout? This is measured against the total membership of the party at the time of the vote.
|Party||Majority (No)||Minority (Aye)||Both||Turnout|
|Con||0||113 (+2 tell)||0||70.1%|
|Lab||272 (+2 tell)||0||0||66.8%|