Lisbon Treaty — Delay till 20 October 2008 — rejected — 18 Jun 2008 at 18:07

Lord Brittan of Spennithorne voted with the majority (Not-Content).

The majority of Lords voted against passing the following motion to the European Union (Amendment) Bill during its Third Reading debate that:[1]

  • Notwithstanding the normal practice of the House, this Bill be read a third time no earlier than Monday 20 October 2008 to allow --
  • Parliament to consider the most appropriate response to the changed circumstances and uncertainties caused by the rejection of the Lisbon treaty in the Irish referendum; and
  • any amendments to the Bill made necessary by those changed circumstances to be considered in detail by the House, if necessary on recommitment.

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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Debate in Parliament | Source |

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
Bishop1 04.0%
Con6 143 (+2 tell)74.8%
Crossbench41 2836.7%
DUP0 133.3%
Independent Labour0 1100.0%
Lab156 (+2 tell) 172.9%
LDem64 184.4%
Other1 011.1%
UKIP0 2100.0%
UUP0 1100.0%
Total:269 17862.1%

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

Sort by: Name | Party | Vote

NamePartyVote
Lord Bowness Con (front bench)no
Lord Brittan of SpennithorneConno
Baroness Flather Conno
Lord Garel-Jones Conno
Lord Heseltine Conno
Lord Howe of AberavonCon (front bench)no
Lord Hurd of WestwellConno
Lord Alton of LiverpoolCrossbenchaye
Lord Ballyedmond Crossbenchaye
Lord Bew Crossbenchaye
Lord Boyce Crossbench (front bench)aye
Viscount Brookeborough Crossbench (front bench)aye
Viscount Colville of CulrossCrossbench (front bench)aye
Baroness Cox Crossbenchaye
Viscount Craigavon Crossbenchaye
Lord Craig of RadleyCrossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Dear Crossbench (front bench)aye
Baroness Deech Crossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Fellowes Crossbenchaye
Lord Greenway Crossbenchaye
Lord Guthrie of CraigiebankCrossbenchaye
Lord Hameed Crossbenchaye
Lord Hylton Crossbenchaye
Lord Inge Crossbenchaye
Baroness Masham of IltonCrossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Monson Crossbenchaye
Lord Moran Crossbenchaye
Lord Neill of BladenCrossbenchaye
Lord Northbourne Crossbenchaye
Lord Owen Crossbenchaye
Lord Powell of BayswaterCrossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Rees-Mogg Crossbenchaye
Viscount Slim Crossbenchaye
Lord Thomas of SwynnertonCrossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Walker of AldringhamCrossbenchaye
Lord Wilson of TillyornCrossbenchaye
Lord Gilbert Labaye
Lord Burnett LDem (front bench)aye

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