Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [HL] — Saviour siblings — 15 Jan 2008 at 21:58
Amendment that would ban embryo selection on grounds of providing a tissue match for a seriously ill sibling.
On Question, Whether the said amendment (No. 29) shall be agreed to?
Their Lordships divided: Contents, 62; Not-Contents, 118.
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 (Not-Content)||Minority (Content)||Turnout|
|Con||7||36 (+2 tell)||21.7%|
|Lab||86 (+2 tell)||2||40.9%|
|Lord Hunt of Wirral||Con||no|
|Lord Jenkin of Roding||Con||no|
|Baroness Noakes||Con (front bench)||no|
|Lord Norton of Louth||Con||no|
|Lord Taylor of Holbeach||Con (front bench)||no|
|Lord Gordon of Strathblane||Lab||aye|
|Lord Cotter||LDem (front bench)||aye|
|Baroness Falkner of Margravine||LDem (front bench)||aye|
|Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer||LDem (front bench)||aye|
|Lord Roberts of Llandudno||LDem (front bench)||aye|
|Baroness Williams of Crosby||LDem||aye|