Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill [HL] — Saviour siblings — life threatening condition — 21 Jan 2008 at 15:37

Lord Newby voted with the majority (Not-Content).

This amendment would only allow tissue-typing tests for embryo selection for saviour siblings where a person had a 'life threatening" condition, rather than a "serious" condition.

moved Amendment No. 30:

Schedule 2, page 55, line 30, after "serious" insert "and potentially life-threatening"

On Question, Whether the said amendment (No. 30) shall be agreed to?

Their Lordships divided: Contents, 121; Not-Contents, 162.

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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 (Not-Content)Minority (Content)Turnout
Bishop0 830.8%
Con6 62 (+1 tell)33.3%
Ind Lab0 1100.0%
Lab107 (+2 tell) 350.9%
LDem28 743.8%
Crossbench19 38 (+1 tell)30.9%
Total:160 11939.2%

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

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Lord Blackwell Conno
Lord Bowness Conno
Baroness Flather Conno
Lord Norton of LouthConno
The Earl of OnslowConno
The Earl of SelborneConno
Lord Clarke of HampsteadLabaye
Baroness Falkender Labaye
Lord Pendry Labaye
Viscount Falkland LDemaye
Lord Fearn LDemaye
The Earl of GlasgowLDemaye
The Earl of Mar and KellieLDem (front bench)aye
Lord Roberts of LlandudnoLDem (front bench)aye
Lord Thomas of GresfordLDem (front bench)aye
Baroness Williams of CrosbyLDemaye

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