Lisbon Treaty — Restrict the jurisdiction of the Court of Justice of the European Union — rejected — 9 Jun 2008 at 19:30

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The majority Not-Contents rejected an amendment[1] to the European Union (Amendment) Bill. This would have established that rulings by the Court of Justice of the European Union are not superior to laws made by the UK parliament.

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
Con0 149 (+1 tell)73.2%
Crossbench16 15 (+1 tell)16.9%
Independent Labour0 1100.0%
Lab126 (+2 tell) 159.4%
LDem42 155.1%
Other2 142.9%
UKIP0 150.0%
UUP0 133.3%
Total:186 17051.3%

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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Gilbert Labaye
Burnett LDem (front bench)aye

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