Pensions Bill — 27 Oct 2008 at 17:54

Lord Lamont of Lerwick was absent

moved Amendment No. 74:

Before Clause 123, insert the following new Clause-
"Independent Public Sector Pensions Commission
The Secretary of State shall establish an independent commission to be called the Independent Public Sector Pensions Commission to evaluate the terms, benefits and costs of public sector pensions; and report to Parliament within two years of the day on which this Act comes into force."

On Question, Whether the said amendment (No. 74) shall be agreed to?

Their Lordships divided: Contents, 48; Not-Contents, 125.

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
Con1 00.5%
Crossbench14 610.5%
Independent Labour1 0100.0%
Lab105 (+2 tell) 049.5%
LDem0 40 (+2 tell)56.0%
UUP1 0100.0%
Total:122 4625.1%

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

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Lord Craig of RadleyCrossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Crisp Crossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Haskins Crossbench (front bench)aye
Baroness Masham of IltonCrossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Monson Crossbenchaye
Lord Walpole Crossbench (front bench)aye

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