Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Cannot use gametes or pronuclei — rejected — 19 May 2008 at 18:30

The majority of MPs voted against adding a restriction to the granting of licenses[1] 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.[2]

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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 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.

PartyMajority (No)Minority (Aye)BothTurnout
Con29 115 (+2 tell)076.0%
DUP0 6066.7%
Ind1 3080.0%
Ind Lab1 00100.0%
Lab222 (+2 tell) 66082.6%
LDem29 26087.3%
PC2 0066.7%
SDLP0 30100.0%
SNP2 3083.3%
UUP0 10100.0%
Total:286 223080.9%

Rebel Voters - sorted by vote

MPs 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 MP who could have voted in this division

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NameConstituencyPartyVote
Norman BakerLewesLDemaye
John BarrettEdinburgh WestLDem (front bench)aye
John BattleLeeds WestLabaye
Stuart BellMiddlesbroughLab (minister)aye
Joe BentonBootleLabaye
David BorrowSouth RibbleLabaye
Colin BreedSouth East CornwallLDem (front bench)aye
Annette BrookeMid Dorset and North PooleLDemaye
Des BrowneKilmarnock and LoudounLab (minister)aye
Lorely BurtSolihullLDemaye
Stephen ByersNorth TynesideLabaye
Vincent CableTwickenhamLDemaye
Ronnie CampbellBlyth ValleyLabaye
Alistair CarmichaelOrkney and ShetlandLDemaye
Ben ChapmanWirral SouthLabaye
Tom ClarkeCoatbridge, Chryston and BellshillLabaye
Rosie CooperWest LancashireLab (PPS)aye
David CrausbyBolton North EastLabaye
Mary CreaghWakefieldLab (PPS)aye
Jon CruddasDagenhamLabaye
John CummingsEasingtonLabaye
Jim CunninghamCoventry SouthLab (PPS)aye
Tony CunninghamWorkingtonLabaye
David DrewStroudLabaye
Tim FarronWestmorland and LonsdaleLDemaye
Frank FieldBirkenheadLabaye
Michael Jabez FosterHastings and RyeLabaye
Sandra GidleyRomseyLDem (front bench)aye
Paul GogginsWythenshawe and Sale EastLab (minister)aye
John GroganSelbyLabaye
Andrew GwynneDenton and ReddishLab (PPS)aye
Mike HancockPortsmouth SouthLDemaye
David HansonDelynLabaye
John HemmingBirmingham, YardleyLDemaye
Meg HillierHackney South and ShoreditchLabaye
Kate HoeyVauxhallLabaye
Lindsay HoyleChorleyLabaye
Mark HunterCheadleLDem (front bench)aye
Huw Irranca-DaviesOgmoreLabaye
Helen JonesWarrington NorthLab (PPS)aye
Gerald KaufmanManchester, GortonLabaye
Ruth KellyBolton WestLab (minister)aye
Sadiq KhanTootingLabaye
David KidneyStaffordLab (PPS)aye
Peter KilfoyleLiverpool, WaltonLabaye
Andrew MacKinlayThurrockLabaye
Gordon MarsdenBlackpool SouthLabaye
Thomas McAvoyRutherglen and Hamilton WestLab (minister)aye
John McFallWest DunbartonshireLabaye
Anne McGuireStirlingLabaye
Alan MealeMansfieldLabaye
George MudieLeeds EastLabaye
Greg MulhollandLeeds North WestLDemaye
Denis MurphyWansbeckLabaye
Jim MurphyEast RenfrewshireLabaye
Paul MurphyTorfaenLabaye
Mike O'BrienNorth WarwickshireLab (minister)aye
Albert OwenYnys MônLabaye
Greg PopeHyndburnLabaye
Stephen PoundEaling NorthLab (PPS)aye
Bridget PrenticeLewisham EastLab (minister)aye
John PughSouthportLDemaye
Andy ReedLoughboroughLabaye
Alan ReidArgyll and ButeLDemaye
John ReidAirdrie and ShottsLabaye
Dan RogersonNorth CornwallLDemaye
Terry RooneyBradford NorthLabaye
Paul RowenRochdaleLDem (front bench)aye
Frank RoyMotherwell and WishawLabaye
Chris RuaneVale of ClwydLab (PPS)aye
Bob RussellColchesterLDemaye
Mohammad SarwarGlasgow CentralLabaye
Alan SimpsonNottingham SouthLabaye
Marsha SinghBradford WestLabaye
Geraldine SmithMorecambe and LunesdaleLabaye
Ian StewartEcclesLabaye
Gisela StuartBirmingham, EdgbastonLabaye
Andrew StunellHazel GroveLDemaye
Jo SwinsonEast DunbartonshireLDemaye
Dari TaylorStockton SouthLabaye
David TaylorNorth West LeicestershireLabaye
Sarah TeatherBrent EastLDemaye
John ThursoCaithness, Sutherland and Easter RossLDemaye
Don TouhigIslwynLabaye
Jon TrickettHemsworthLabaye
Derek TwiggHaltonLabaye
Keith VazLeicester EastLabaye
Steve WebbNorthavonLDemaye
Mark WilliamsCeredigionLDemaye
Roger WilliamsBrecon and RadnorshireLDemaye
Mike WoodBatley and SpenLabaye
Richard Younger-RossTeignbridgeLDem (front bench)aye
Peter AtkinsonHexhamConno
John BercowBuckinghamwhilst Conno
Paul BeresfordMole ValleyConno
Crispin BluntReigateConno
Douglas CarswellHarwichConno
James ClappisonHertsmereConno
David CurrySkipton and RiponConno
Jonathan DjanoglyHuntingdonConno
Stephen DorrellCharnwoodConno
Philip DunneLudlowConno
David GaukeSouth West HertfordshireConno
James GrayNorth WiltshireConno
Justine GreeningPutneyConno
Bernard JenkinNorth EssexConno
Robert KeySalisburyConno
Julie KirkbrideBromsgroveConno
Jacqui LaitBeckenhamCon (front bench)no
Julian LewisNew Forest EastConno
Andrew MacKayBracknellCon (front bench)no
Michael MatesEast HampshireConno
Anne McIntoshVale of YorkConno
George OsborneTattonConno
John PenroseWeston-Super-MareConno
Angus RobertsonMoraySNPno
Grant ShappsWelwyn HatfieldConno
Keith SimpsonMid NorfolkConno
Andrew TyrieChichesterConno
Theresa VilliersChipping BarnetConno
Bill WigginLeominsterConno
Pete WishartPerth and North PerthshireSNPno
George YoungNorth West HampshireConno

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