Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Cannot use gametes or pronuclei — rejected — 19 May 2008 at 18:30
Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset did not vote.
The majority of MPs voted against adding a restriction to the granting of licenses that would prevent it from authorising the creation of an embryo using human gametes and animal gametes, or one human pronucleus and one animal pronucleus.
-  Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill - Human-animal hybrid licenses, Division 191, House of Commons, 19 May 2008
-  Mark Simmonds MP, House of Commons, 19 May 2008
Votes by party, red entries are votes against the majority for that party.
What are Boths? An MP can vote both aye and no in the same division. The boths page explains this.
What is Turnout? This is measured against the total membership of the party at the time of the vote.
|Party||Majority (No)||Minority (Aye)||Both||Turnout|
|Con||29||115 (+2 tell)||0||76.0%|
|Lab||222 (+2 tell)||66||0||82.6%|