Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill Third Reading — 22 Oct 2008 at 18:59

I beg to move, That the Bill be now read the Third time.

It has been a long journey to Third Reading, but a shared one, involving two years of scrutiny and discussion.

Question put, That the Bill be now read the Third time:-

The House divided: Ayes 355, Noes 129.

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 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 (Aye)Minority (No)BothTurnout
Con48 84 (+2 tell)069.4%
DUP0 4044.4%
Independent2 2080.0%
Independent Labour1 00100.0%
Lab269 (+2 tell) 16082.2%
LDem30 16073.0%
PC2 0066.7%
SDLP0 30100.0%
SNP2 4085.7%
UKIP1 00100.0%
Total:355 129077.0%

Rebel Voters - sorted by constituency

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

Sort by: Name | Constituency | Party | Vote

NameConstituencyPartyVote
Alan ReidArgyll and ButeLDem (front bench)no
Tony BaldryBanburyConaye
Jacqui LaitBeckenhamCon (front bench)aye
Alan BeithBerwick-upon-TweedLDem (front bench)no
Graham StuartBeverley and HoldernessCon (front bench)aye
John BaronBillericayCon (front bench)aye
Frank FieldBirkenheadLabno
John HemmingBirmingham, YardleyLDem (front bench)no
Ruth KellyBolton WestLabno
Joe BentonBootleLab (minister)no
Mark SimmondsBoston and SkegnessCon (front bench)aye
John ButterfillBournemouth WestCon (front bench)aye
Andrew MacKayBracknellCon (front bench)aye
Sarah TeatherBrent EastLDem (front bench)no
Julie KirkbrideBromsgroveCon (front bench)aye
John BercowBuckinghamwhilst Con (front bench)aye
Stephen DorrellCharnwoodCon (front bench)aye
Mark HunterCheadleLDem (front bench)no
Andrew TyrieChichesterCon (front bench)aye
Theresa VilliersChipping BarnetCon (front bench)aye
Tom ClarkeCoatbridge, Chryston and BellshillLab (minister)no
Bob RussellColchesterLDem (front bench)no
Geoffrey Clifton-BrownCotswoldCon (front bench)aye
Richard OttawayCroydon SouthCon (front bench)aye
Rosemary McKennaCumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch EastLab (minister)no
John CummingsEasingtonLab (minister)no
Ian TaylorEsher and WaltonConaye
Michael HowardFolkestone and HytheConaye
Michael JackFyldeCon (front bench)aye
Edward GarnierHarboroughCon (front bench)aye
Douglas CarswellHarwichCon (front bench)aye
Andrew StunellHazel GroveLDemno
Mark PriskHertford and StortfordCon (front bench)aye
James ClappisonHertsmereCon (front bench)aye
Peter AtkinsonHexhamCon (front bench)aye
Jim DobbinHeywood and MiddletonLab (minister)no
Jonathan DjanoglyHuntingdonCon (front bench)aye
Greg PopeHyndburnLab (minister)no
Malcolm RifkindKensington and ChelseaConaye
Greg MulhollandLeeds North WestLDem (front bench)no
Michael FabricantLichfieldCon (front bench)aye
Andy ReedLoughboroughLab (minister)no
Philip DunneLudlowCon (front bench)aye
Paul BeresfordMole ValleyCon (front bench)aye
Angus RobertsonMoraySNP (front bench)aye
Dan RogersonNorth CornwallLDem (front bench)no
Bernard JenkinNorth EssexCon (front bench)aye
Shailesh VaraNorth West CambridgeshireCon (front bench)aye
George YoungNorth West HampshireCon (front bench)aye
David TaylorNorth West LeicestershireLab (minister)no
Henry BellinghamNorth West NorfolkCon (front bench)aye
Steve WebbNorthavonLDem (front bench)no
Alan SimpsonNottingham SouthLabno
Pete WishartPerth and North PerthshireSNP (front bench)aye
Mike HancockPortsmouth SouthLDem (front bench)no
Justine GreeningPutneyCon (front bench)aye
Crispin BluntReigateCon (front bench)aye
Paul RowenRochdaleLDem (front bench)no
Charles KennedyRoss, Skye and LochaberLDemno
Kenneth ClarkeRushcliffeCon (front bench)aye
Robert KeySalisburyCon (front bench)aye
David CurrySkipton and RiponCon (front bench)aye
David HeathSomerton and FromeLDem (front bench)no
Andrew LansleySouth CambridgeshireCon (front bench)aye
Jeremy HuntSouth West SurreyCon (front bench)aye
John PughSouthportLDem (front bench)no
Rob FlelloStoke-on-Trent SouthLab (minister)no
John MaplesStratford-on-AvonCon (front bench)aye
David DrewStroudLab (minister)no
Andrew MitchellSutton ColdfieldCon (front bench)aye
George OsborneTattonCon (front bench)aye
Andrew MacKinlayThurrockLab (minister)no
John StanleyTonbridge and MallingCon (front bench)aye
Greg ClarkTunbridge WellsCon (front bench)aye
Vincent CableTwickenhamLDem (front bench)no
Denis MurphyWansbeckLab (minister)no
Grant ShappsWelwyn HatfieldCon (front bench)aye
Oliver LetwinWest DorsetCon (front bench)aye
John PenroseWeston-Super-MareCon (front bench)aye
Adam AfriyieWindsorCon (front bench)aye
David CameronWitneyCon (front bench)aye
Albert OwenYnys MônLab (minister)no

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