Coroners and Justice Bill — Clause 61 — Freedom of Speech — Discussion and Criticism of Sexual Conduct and Orientation — 9 Nov 2009 at 21:30
Joe Benton MP, Bootle voted in the minority (No).
Hatred against persons on grounds of sexual orientation In Part 3A of the Public Order Act 1986 (c. 64) (hatred against persons on grounds of sexual orientation etc), omit section 29JA (protection for discussion or criticism of sexual conduct etc).
- 1. Amendment sheet
- 2. http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/ld200809/ldbills/033/2009033.pdf, Bill as brought from the Commons 26.03.09
- 3. Parts 3 and 3A of the Public Order Act Racial hatred etc. - Wikipedia
The House having divided: Ayes 342, Noes 145.
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.
|Party||Majority (Aye)||Minority (No)||Both||Turnout|
|Con||0||130 (+2 tell)||0||68.4%|
|Lab||289 (+2 tell)||9||0||86.0%|
|Joe Benton||Bootle||Lab (minister)||no|
|Jim Dobbin||Heywood and Middleton||Lab (minister)||no|
|David Drew||Stroud||Lab (minister)||no|
|John Grogan||Selby||Lab (minister)||no|
|Kate Hoey||Vauxhall||Lab (minister)||no|
|Andrew MacKinlay||Thurrock||Lab (minister)||no|
|Geraldine Smith||Morecambe and Lunesdale||Lab (minister)||no|
|David Taylor||North West Leicestershire||Lab (minister)||no|
|Alan Beith||Berwick-upon-Tweed||LDem (front bench)||no|