Disability Discrimination Bill [HL] — 8 Feb 2005 at 15:36

Baroness Turner of Camden voted in the minority (Not-Content).

Clause 14 <[i>Power to modify or end small dwellings exemptions]:

<[i>Amendment No. 35 not moved.]

Clause 15 <[i>General qualifications bodies]:

<[i>Amendment No. 36 not moved.]

<[i>Amendment No. 37 not moved.]

Clause 17 <[i>Meaning of "disability"]:

moved Amendment No. 38:

Page 42, line 32, at end insert-

"( ) In paragraph 2, after sub-paragraph (2) there is inserted-

"( ) Without prejudice to the operation of sub-paragraph (2), the mental impairment consisting of or resulting from depression that has ceased to have a substantial adverse effect on a person's ability to carry out normal day to day activities shall always be treated as if that effect is likely to recur if the person has had within the last 5 years a previous episode of such impairment which had a substantial adverse effect on the person's ability to carry out normal day to day activities for a period of 6 months or more.""

On Question, Whether the said amendment (No. 38) shall be agreed to?

Their Lordships divided: Contents, 138; Not-Contents, 131.

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 is Turnout? This is measured against the total membership of the party at the time of the vote.

PartyMajority (Content)Minority (Not-Content)Turnout
Con80 (+2 tell) 039.4%
Green1 0100.0%
Ind Lab1 0100.0%
Lab0 119 (+2 tell)58.7%
LDem39 056.5%
Other2 020.0%
Crossbench13 1013.1%
Total:136 12940.1%

Rebel Voters - sorted by party

Lords 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 lord who could have voted in this division

Sort by: Name | Party | Vote

NamePartyVote
no rebellions

About the Project

The Public Whip is a not-for-profit, open source website created in 2003 by Francis Irving and Julian Todd and now run by Bairwell Ltd.

There are lots of plans afoot, including extensive redevelopment of the site and plans for new functionality. To keep up with what's happening, please check out the blog. We're working on updating all the contact details throughout the site, but if you'd like to talk to us about the project, please email [email protected]

The Whip on the Web

Advertisement - Helping keeping PublicWhip alive