Armed Forces (Pensions and Compensation) Bill — 15 Sep 2004 at 16:00
Viscount Astor was absent
Resolved in the negative, and amendment disagreed to accordingly.
moved Amendment No. 4:
After Clause 6, insert the following new clause-
As of 6th April 2005 widows, widowers and surviving registered unmarried partners of all service personnel shall receive a full widows' forces family pension based on their spouses or partners length of service and final salary, provided that their marriage took place before the service personnel's 60th birthday."
On Question, Whether the said amendment (No. 4) shall be agreed to?
Their Lordships divided: Contents, 111; Not-Contents, 110.
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 is Turnout? This is measured against the total membership of the party at the time of the vote.
|Party||Majority (Content)||Minority (Not-Content)||Turnout|
|Crossbench||29 (+1 tell)||0||16.9%|
|Lab||0||107 (+2 tell)||54.0%|
|LDem||34 (+1 tell)||0||50.0%|