Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill — Animal DNA may be inserted into an embryo — 19 May 2008 at 18:30

Nick Herbert MP, Arundel and South Downs voted in the minority (Aye).

The majority of MPs voted to keep one of the five definitions of a human admixed embryo, as being:[1]

  • A human embryo that has been altered by the introduction of any sequence of nuclear or mitochondrial DNA of an animal into one or more cells of the embryo

for the purposes of granting licenses[2] to create such entities.

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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
Con53 83 (+2 tell)071.9%
DUP0 6066.7%
Ind1 3080.0%
Lab222 (+2 tell) 62081.5%
LDem34 20085.7%
PC2 0066.7%
SDLP0 30100.0%
SNP2 3083.3%
UUP0 10100.0%
Total:314 181078.8%

Rebel Voters - sorted by party

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
James ArbuthnotNorth East HampshireConno
Peter AtkinsonHexhamConno
Tony BaldryBanburyConno
Henry BellinghamNorth West NorfolkConno
John BercowBuckinghamwhilst Conno
Paul BeresfordMole ValleyConno
Crispin BluntReigateConno
Tim BoswellDaventryConno
Angela BrowningTiverton and HonitonConno
Douglas CarswellHarwichConno
James ClappisonHertsmereConno
Greg ClarkTunbridge WellsConno
Geoffrey Clifton-BrownCotswoldConno
David CurrySkipton and RiponConno
Jonathan DjanoglyHuntingdonConno
Stephen DorrellCharnwoodConno
Philip DunneLudlowConno
David GaukeSouth West HertfordshireConno
Cheryl GillanChesham and AmershamConno
James GrayNorth WiltshireConno
Justine GreeningPutneyConno
David Heathcoat-AmoryWellsConno
Michael HowardFolkestone and HytheConno
Jeremy HuntSouth West SurreyConno
Bernard JenkinNorth EssexConno
Robert KeySalisburyConno
Julie KirkbrideBromsgroveConno
Jacqui LaitBeckenhamConno
Andrew LansleySouth CambridgeshireConno
Julian LewisNew Forest EastConno
Andrew MacKayBracknellConno
Michael MatesEast HampshireConno
Anne McIntoshVale of YorkConno
Maria MillerBasingstokeConno
Andrew MurrisonWestburyConno
George OsborneTattonConno
James PaiceSouth East CambridgeshireConno
Michael PenningHemel HempsteadConno
John PenroseWeston-Super-MareConno
Malcolm RifkindKensington and ChelseaConno
Hugh RobertsonFaversham and Mid KentConno
Grant ShappsWelwyn HatfieldConno
Mark SimmondsBoston and SkegnessConno
Nicholas SoamesMid SussexConno
John StanleyTonbridge and MallingConno
Graham StuartBeverley and HoldernessConno
Hugo SwireEast DevonConno
Andrew TyrieChichesterConno
Edward VaizeyWantageConno
Theresa VilliersChipping BarnetConno
Bill WigginLeominsterConno
Jeremy WrightRugby and KenilworthConno
George YoungNorth West HampshireConno
John BattleLeeds WestLabaye
Stuart BellMiddlesbroughLabaye
Joe BentonBootleLabaye
David BorrowSouth RibbleLabaye
Des BrowneKilmarnock and LoudounLabaye
Stephen ByersNorth TynesideLabaye
Ronnie CampbellBlyth ValleyLabaye
Ben ChapmanWirral SouthLabaye
Tom ClarkeCoatbridge, Chryston and BellshillLabaye
Rosie CooperWest LancashireLabaye
David CrausbyBolton North EastLabaye
Mary CreaghWakefieldLabaye
John CummingsEasingtonLabaye
Jim CunninghamCoventry SouthLabaye
Tony CunninghamWorkingtonLabaye
David DrewStroudLabaye
Frank FieldBirkenheadLabaye
Michael Jabez FosterHastings and RyeLabaye
Paul GogginsWythenshawe and Sale EastLabaye
John GroganSelbyLabaye
Andrew GwynneDenton and ReddishLabaye
Mark HendrickPrestonLabaye
Meg HillierHackney South and ShoreditchLabaye
Kate HoeyVauxhallLabaye
Lindsay HoyleChorleyLabaye
Huw Irranca-DaviesOgmoreLabaye
Helen JonesWarrington NorthLabaye
Gerald KaufmanManchester, GortonLabaye
Ruth KellyBolton WestLabaye
Sadiq KhanTootingLabaye
Peter KilfoyleLiverpool, WaltonLabaye
Andrew MacKinlayThurrockLabaye
Gordon MarsdenBlackpool SouthLabaye
Thomas McAvoyRutherglen and Hamilton WestLabaye
John McFallWest DunbartonshireLabaye
Anne McGuireStirlingLabaye
Michael MeacherOldham West and RoytonLabaye
Alan MealeMansfieldLabaye
George MudieLeeds EastLabaye
Denis MurphyWansbeckLabaye
Jim MurphyEast RenfrewshireLabaye
Paul MurphyTorfaenLabaye
Mike O'BrienNorth WarwickshireLabaye
Albert OwenYnys MônLabaye
Greg PopeHyndburnLabaye
Stephen PoundEaling NorthLabaye
Bridget PrenticeLewisham EastLabaye
Andy ReedLoughboroughLabaye
John ReidAirdrie and ShottsLabaye
Frank RoyMotherwell and WishawLabaye
Chris RuaneVale of ClwydLabaye
Mohammad SarwarGlasgow CentralLabaye
Alan SimpsonNottingham SouthLabaye
Marsha SinghBradford WestLabaye
Geraldine SmithMorecambe and LunesdaleLabaye
Ian StewartEcclesLabaye
Dari TaylorStockton SouthLabaye
David TaylorNorth West LeicestershireLabaye
Don TouhigIslwynLabaye
Jon TrickettHemsworthLabaye
Derek TwiggHaltonLabaye
Keith VazLeicester EastLabaye
Norman BakerLewesLDemaye
John BarrettEdinburgh WestLDemaye
Colin BreedSouth East CornwallLDemaye
Annette BrookeMid Dorset and North PooleLDemaye
Vincent CableTwickenhamLDemaye
Alistair CarmichaelOrkney and ShetlandLDemaye
Tim FarronWestmorland and LonsdaleLDemaye
Mike HancockPortsmouth SouthLDemaye
John HemmingBirmingham, YardleyLDemaye
Mark HunterCheadleLDemaye
Greg MulhollandLeeds North WestLDemaye
John PughSouthportLDemaye
Dan RogersonNorth CornwallLDemaye
Paul RowenRochdaleLDemaye
Andrew StunellHazel GroveLDemaye
Sarah TeatherBrent EastLDemaye
John ThursoCaithness, Sutherland and Easter RossLDemaye
Steve WebbNorthavonLDemaye
Mark WilliamsCeredigionLDemaye
Richard Younger-RossTeignbridgeLDemaye
Angus RobertsonMoraySNPno
Pete WishartPerth and North PerthshireSNPno

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