Civil Contingencies Bill — Acts which could not be amended — 17 Nov 2004 at 14:30

Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset voted in the minority (Aye).

The majority vote prevented the insertion of seven further constitutional acts of Parliament, in addition to the Human Rights Act 1998,[1] which could not be amended by Emergency regulation.

Those Acts were Habeas Corpus Act 1816, Parliament Act 1911, Bill of Rights 1989, Act of Settlement 1700, House of Commons Disqualification Act 1975, Life Peerages Act 1958, and the House of Lords Act 1999.[2]

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 118 (+2 tell)073.6%
DUP0 60100.0%
Independent0 1050.0%
Independent Conservative0 10100.0%
Lab303 (+2 tell) 0074.9%
LDem46 0083.6%
PC0 1025.0%
SDLP1 0033.3%
SNP0 3060.0%
UUP0 50100.0%
Total:350 135075.1%

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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NameConstituencyPartyVote
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