Children Bill [Lords] — New Clause 12 — Reasonable punishment — 2 Nov 2004 at 17:50

Mr Ian Taylor MP, Esher and Walton voted in the minority (Aye).

Question accordingly negatived.

Madam Deputy Speaker then proceeded to put forthwith the Questions necessary for the disposal of the business to be concluded at that hour.

Amendment proposed: No. 23, in page 37, line 18, leave out clause 56.-[Mr. Andrew Turner.]

Question put, That the amendment be made:-

Clause 56 allowed reasonable chastisement of children. Those voting Aye in this division sought to remove clause 56 and therefore outlaw reasonable chastisement of children.

The House divided: Ayes 208, Noes 284.

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 (No)Minority (Aye)BothTurnout
Con0 132 (+2 tell)082.2%
DUP0 4066.7%
Lab261 (+2 tell) 44075.4%
LDem23 22081.8%
PC0 3075.0%
UUP0 3060.0%
Total:284 208077.5%

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
Mr John AustinErith and ThamesmeadLabaye
Dr Roger BerryKingswoodLabaye
Mr Harold BestLeeds North WestLabaye
Mr David BlunkettSheffield, BrightsideLab (minister)aye
Mr Paul BoatengBrent SouthLab (minister)aye
Mr Martin CatonGowerLabaye
Mr Michael ClaphamBarnsley West and PenistoneLabaye
Mr Tony ColmanPutneyLabaye
Mr Jeremy CorbynIslington NorthLabaye
Mr Jim CousinsNewcastle upon Tyne CentralLabaye
Mr Denzil DaviesLlanelliLabaye
Mr Hilton DawsonLancaster and WyreLabaye
Mr John DenhamSouthampton, ItchenLabaye
Mr Jim DobbinHeywood and MiddletonLabaye
Mr Huw EdwardsMonmouthLabaye
Mr Bill EtheringtonSunderland NorthLabaye
Mr Win GriffithsBridgendLabaye
Mr John GroganSelbyLabaye
Mr Fabian HamiltonLeeds North EastLabaye
Mr Mark HendrickPrestonLab (PPS)aye
Mr David HinchliffeWakefieldLabaye
Mr John HuttonBarrow and FurnessLab (minister)aye
Mr Eric IllsleyBarnsley CentralLabaye
Dr Lynne JonesBirmingham, Selly OakLabaye
Mr Martyn JonesClwyd SouthLabaye
Mr Terry LewisWorsleyLabaye
Mr Ian LucasWrexhamLabaye
Mrs Alice MahonHalifaxLabaye
Mr Robert Marshall-AndrewsMedwayLabaye
Ms Chris McCaffertyCalder ValleyLabaye
Mr John McDonnellHayes and HarlingtonLabaye
Ms Julie MorganCardiff NorthLabaye
Mr Albert OwenYnys MônLabaye
Mr James PlaskittWarwick and LeamingtonLabaye
Mr Kerry PollardSt AlbansLabaye
Mr Stephen PoundEaling NorthLabaye
Mr Jim SheridanWest RenfrewshireLabaye
Mr Marsha SinghBradford WestLabaye
Mr Llew SmithBlaenau GwentLabaye
Mr Paul StinchcombeWellingboroughLabaye
Mr David TaylorNorth West LeicestershireLabaye
Mr Bill TynanHamilton SouthLabaye
Ms Claire WardWatfordLab (PPS)aye
Mrs Betty WilliamsConwyLabaye
Mr Richard AllanSheffield, HallamLDem (front bench)aye
Mr John BarrettEdinburgh WestLDem (front bench)aye
Mr Tom BrakeCarshalton and WallingtonLDem (front bench)aye
Mr Colin BreedSouth East CornwallLDem (front bench)aye
Ms Annette BrookeMid Dorset and North PooleLDem (front bench)aye
Mr Malcolm BruceGordonLDem (front bench)aye
Mr Paul BurstowSutton and CheamLDem (front bench)aye
Ms Patsy CaltonCheadleLDem (front bench)aye
Mr Alistair CarmichaelOrkney and ShetlandLDem (front bench)aye
Mr Brian CotterWeston-Super-MareLDem (front bench)aye
Ms Sue DoughtyGuildfordLDem (front bench)aye
Mr Don FosterBathLDem (front bench)aye
Mr Paul HolmesChesterfieldLDem (front bench)aye
Mr Charles KennedyRoss, Skye and Inverness WestLDem (front bench)aye
Mr Archy KirkwoodRoxburgh and BerwickshireLDemaye
Mr Lembit ÖpikMontgomeryshireLDem (front bench)aye
Mr David RendelNewburyLDem (front bench)aye
Mr Adrian SandersTorbayLDem (front bench)aye
Ms Sarah TeatherBrent EastLDem (front bench)aye
Dr Jenny TongeRichmond ParkLDemaye
Mr Roger WilliamsBrecon and RadnorshireLDem (front bench)aye
Mr Phil WillisHarrogate and KnaresboroughLDem (front bench)aye

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