Climate Change Bill — Purpose is 2 degrees — 25 Feb 2008 at 16:25

Lord Taylor of Holbeach voted with the majority (Content).

The majority of Lords voted for the Climate Change Bill[1] to have the "principle aim" to--

  • ensure that UK emissions of greenhouse gases do not exceed the level necessary to contribute to limiting the global average temperate increase to not more than 2 degrees C above pre-industrial levels.[2]

This appeared as a new clause at the start of the Bill.

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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 (Content)Minority (Not-Content)Turnout
Con96 (+1 tell) 549.5%
Green1 0100.0%
Ind Lab0 1100.0%
Lab0 121 (+2 tell)55.9%
LDem44 (+1 tell) 056.3%
Other0 228.6%
Crossbench16 1818.2%
Total:157 14743.9%

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
Lord Blackwell Conno
Lord Lawson of BlabyConno
Lord Marlesford Conno
The Earl of OnslowConno
Lord Vinson Conno

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