Lisbon Treaty — Parliamentary approval required before the UK can take on more obligations from the European Union — rejected — 9 Jun 2008 at 16:58

Baroness Thomas of Walliswood voted with the majority (Not-Content).

The majority Not-Contents rejected an amendment[1] to the European Union (Amendment) Bill. This would have required parliamentary approval to be given before the UK could take on more obligations from the European Union (EU).

The European Union (Amendment) Bill implements the Lisbon Treaty into UK law. The main aims of the Lisbon Treaty were to[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 is Turnout? This is measured against the total membership of the party at the time of the vote.

PartyMajority (Not-Content)Minority (Content)Turnout
Bishop3 012.0%
Con1 167 (+2 tell)82.9%
Ind Lab0 1100.0%
Lab142 (+2 tell) 166.8%
LDem48 061.5%
Other1 128.6%
UKIP0 150.0%
UUP0 266.7%
Crossbench30 2127.0%
Total:225 19458.2%

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

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Lord Bowness Conno
Lord Brooks of TremorfaLabaye

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