Climate Change Bill — Adaptation Sub-Committee — 11 Mar 2008 at 18:01

The majority of Lords voted to establish a Climate Change Adaptation Sub-Committee which would have expertise in:

  • climate change science and other branches of environmental science;
  • contingency planning;
  • ecology and biodiversity;
  • economics;
  • flood risk;
  • infrastructure asset management;
  • public health;
  • risk management;
  • international development; and
  • any other significant adaptations required to address the risks identified in the most recent Report on impact of climate change.

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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
Bishop3 012.0%
Con66 (+1 tell) 033.0%
Crossbench26 416.2%
Independent Labour0 1100.0%
Lab2 125 (+2 tell)58.9%
LDem59 (+1 tell) 075.9%
UUP1 0100.0%
Total:157 13040.8%

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
Baroness Howarth of BrecklandCrossbench (front bench)no
Lord Joffe Crossbenchno
Lord Monson Crossbenchno
Lord Patel of BradfordCrossbenchno
Baroness Prashar Crossbench (front bench)no
The Earl of SandwichCrossbenchno
Lord Wedderburn of CharltonCrossbenchno
Lord Puttnam Lab (minister)aye
Lord Whitty Lab (minister)aye
Baroness Young of Old SconeLabaye

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