Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill — 40 Percent Turnout Threshold to make AV Referendum Binding — 7 Feb 2011 at 16:35

The majority of members of the House of Lords voted to require a 40% turnout in the referendum of using the "Alternative Vote" system for electing MPs for the referendum result to be binding.

The House of Lords was considering the Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Bill[1]. The motion agreed in this vote was:

  • Amendment A1: Clause 1, page 1, line 5, at end insert-
  • "( ) If less than 40% of the electorate vote in the referendum, the result shall not be binding."

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NamePartyVote
The Bishop of BlackburnBishopaye
Lord Blackwell Con (front bench)aye
Lord Brooke of Sutton MandevilleCon (front bench)aye
Earl Cathcart Conaye
Lord Dobbs Conaye
Lord Forsyth of DrumleanCon (front bench)aye
Lord Hamilton of EpsomCon (front bench)aye
Lord Higgins Conaye
Lord Hodgson of Astley AbbottsCon (front bench)aye
Lord Lamont of LerwickCon (front bench)aye
Lord Swinfen Con (front bench)aye
Lord Ahmad of WimbledonConno
Baroness Anelay of St JohnsCon (front bench)tellno
Lord Astor of HeverCon (front bench)no
Earl Attlee Con (front bench)no
Lord Baker of DorkingCon (front bench)no
Baroness Berridge Conno
Lord Black of BrentwoodCon (front bench)no
Lord Bowness Con (front bench)no
Viscount Bridgeman Con (front bench)no
Lord Brittan of SpennithorneConno
Lord Brougham and Vaux Con (front bench)no
Baroness Browning Conno
Baroness Buscombe Conno
Lord Cavendish of FurnessConno
Lord Chadlington Conno
Baroness Chalker of WallaseyConno
Lord Colwyn Con (front bench)no
Lord Cope of BerkeleyCon (front bench)no
The Earl of CourtownConno
Lord Crickhowell Con (front bench)no
Lord de Mauley Con (front bench)no
Lord Dixon-Smith Con (front bench)no
Viscount Eccles Conno
Baroness Eccles of MoultonCon (front bench)no
Lord Eden of WintonConno
Lord Edmiston Conno
Lord Elton Con (front bench)no
Lord Faulks Conno
Lord Feldman Con (front bench)no
Baroness Flather Conno
Baroness Fookes Con (front bench)no
Lord Framlingham Conno
Lord Fraser of CarmyllieConno
Lord Freeman Conno
Lord Freud Con (front bench)no
Lord Gardiner of KimbleCon (front bench)no
Baroness Gardner of ParkesCon (front bench)no
Lord Garel-Jones Conno
Lord Geddes Con (front bench)no
Lord Glenarthur Con (front bench)no
Lord Glentoran Conno
Lord Gold Conno
Lord Goodlad Con (front bench)no
Lord Grade of YarmouthConno
Lord Green of HurstpierpointCon (front bench)no
Baroness Hanham Con (front bench)no
Lord Henley Con (front bench)no
Baroness Heyhoe Flint Conno
Lord Hill of OarefordCon (front bench)no
Earl Howe Con (front bench)no
Lord Howe of AberavonCon (front bench)no
Lord Howell of GuildfordCon (front bench)no
Lord Hunt of WirralCon (front bench)no
Lord Inglewood Con (front bench)no
Lord James of BlackheathCon (front bench)no
Baroness Jenkin of KenningtonConno
Lord Jenkin of RodingCon (front bench)no
Lord King of BridgwaterConno
Lord Leach of FairfordConno
The Earl of LindsayConno
Lord Lingfield Conno
The Earl of LiverpoolConno
Lord Luke Con (front bench)no
Lord MacGregor of Pulham MarketCon (front bench)no
Lord Magan of CastletownConno
Lord Mancroft Con (front bench)no
Lord Marland Con (front bench)no
Lord Marlesford Con (front bench)no
Lord Mayhew of TwysdenCon (front bench)no
Lord McColl of DulwichCon (front bench)no
The Duke of MontroseConno
Lord Moore of Lower MarshConno
Baroness Morris of BoltonCon (front bench)no
Lord Moynihan Conno
Lord Naseby Con (front bench)no
Baroness Neville-Jones Con (front bench)no
Lord Newton of BraintreeConno
Baroness Noakes Con (front bench)no
Baroness O'Cathain Con (front bench)no
Baroness Oppenheim-Barnes Conno
Lord Palumbo Conno
Lord Patten of BarnesConno
Baroness Perry of SouthwarkCon (front bench)no
Lord Pilkington of OxenfordConno
Lord Plumb Con (front bench)no
Lord Popat Conno
Baroness Rawlings Con (front bench)no
Lord Reay Conno
Lord Ribeiro Conno
Lord Risby Conno
Baroness Ritchie of BromptonCon (front bench)no
Lord Roberts of ConwyConno
Lord Ryder of WensumCon (front bench)no
Lord Sassoon Con (front bench)no
Baroness Seccombe Conno
The Earl of SelborneCon (front bench)no
Lord Selsdon Con (front bench)no
Baroness Sharples Conno
Lord Shaw of NorthsteadCon (front bench)no
Lord Sheikh Conno
Lord Skelmersdale Con (front bench)no
Lord Spicer Conno
Baroness Stedman-Scott Con (front bench)no
Lord Stewartby Conno
Baroness Stowell of BeestonConno
Lord Strathclyde Con (front bench)no
Lord Taylor of HolbeachConno
Lord Trefgarne Con (front bench)no
Lord Trimble Con (front bench)no
Lord True Conno
Baroness Trumpington Conno
Lord Tugendhat Con (front bench)no
Viscount Ullswater Con (front bench)no
Baroness Verma Con (front bench)no
Lord Wade of ChorltonCon (front bench)no
Baroness Warsi Con (front bench)no
Lord Wei Conno
Baroness Wheatcroft Conno
Baroness Wilcox Con (front bench)no
Viscount Younger of LeckieConno
Lord Adebowale Crossbenchaye
Viscount Allenby of MegiddoCrossbenchaye
Lord Best Crossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Bichard Crossbench (front bench)aye
Baroness Boothroyd Crossbenchaye
Lord Bridges Crossbenchaye
Baroness Campbell of SurbitonCrossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Chorley Crossbenchaye
The Earl of ClancartyCrossbenchaye
Baroness Coussins Crossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Craig of RadleyCrossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Crisp Crossbenchaye
Baroness D'Souza Crossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Eames Crossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Elystan-Morgan Crossbenchaye
The Earl of ErrollCrossbench (front bench)aye
Baroness Finlay of LlandaffCrossbenchaye
Lord Harries of PentregarthCrossbench (front bench)aye
Baroness Hollins Crossbenchaye
Baroness Howe of IdlicoteCrossbenchaye
Lord Hylton Crossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Kilclooney Crossbenchaye
Lord Laming Crossbench (front bench)aye
The Earl of ListowelCrossbenchaye
Lord Low of DalstonCrossbench (front bench)aye
The Countess of MarCrossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Martin of SpringburnCrossbenchaye
Lord Mawson Crossbench (front bench)aye
Baroness Meacher Crossbenchaye
Viscount Montgomery of AlameinCrossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Neill of BladenCrossbenchaye
Baroness O'Loan Crossbench (front bench)aye
Baroness O'Neill of BengarveCrossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Palmer Crossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Pannick Crossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Patel of BradfordCrossbench (front bench)aye
Baroness Prashar Crossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Quirk Crossbench (front bench)aye
Baroness Richardson of CalowCrossbenchaye
Lord Rowe-Beddoe Crossbench (front bench)aye
Lady Saltoun of AbernethyCrossbenchaye
The Earl of SandwichCrossbench (front bench)aye
The Earl of StairCrossbenchaye
Lord Stirrup Crossbenchaye
Viscount Tenby Crossbenchaye
Lord Walton of DetchantCrossbenchaye
Baroness Warnock Crossbenchaye
Lord Williamson of HortonCrossbenchaye
Lord Wright of RichmondCrossbench (front bench)aye
Baroness Young of HornseyCrossbench (front bench)aye
Lord Aberdare Crossbenchno
Lord Alton of LiverpoolCrossbenchno
Lord Bew Crossbenchno
Lord Broers Crossbench (front bench)no
Baroness Butler-Sloss Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Butler of BrockwellCrossbench (front bench)no
Lord Condon Crossbenchno
Baroness Cox Crossbenchno
Viscount Craigavon Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Fellowes Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Hennessy of NympsfieldCrossbenchno
Lord Imbert Crossbenchno
Lord Janvrin Crossbenchno
Lord Kakkar Crossbenchno
Lord Luce Crossbenchno
Baroness Masham of IltonCrossbench (front bench)no
Lord Mogg Crossbenchno
Lord Powell of BayswaterCrossbench (front bench)no
Lord Ramsbotham Crossbenchno
Lord Scott of FoscoteCrossbench (front bench)no
Viscount Slim Crossbenchno
Lord Stevenson of CoddenhamCrossbench (front bench)no
Lord Turnbull Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Walpole Crossbench (front bench)no
Lord Wilson of TillyornCrossbenchno
Lord Stoddart of SwindonIndependent Labouraye
Lord Anderson of SwanseaLabaye
Baroness Andrews Lab (minister)aye
Lord Archer of SandwellLabaye
Baroness Armstrong of Hill TopLabaye
Lord Bach Lab (minister)aye
Baroness Bakewell Labaye
Lord Barnett Labaye
Lord Bassam of BrightonLab (minister)tellaye
Lord Beecham Lab (minister)aye
Lord Berkeley Labaye
Baroness Billingham Lab (minister)aye
Lord Bilston Lab (minister)aye
Lord Borrie Labaye
Lord Brett Lab (minister)aye
Lord Brooke of AlverthorpeLab (minister)aye
Lord Brookman Labaye
Lord Brooks of TremorfaLabaye
Lord Campbell-Savours Lab (minister)aye
Lord Carter of ColesLab (minister)aye
Lord Christopher Lab (minister)aye
Lord Clarke of HampsteadLabaye
Lord Clark of WindermereLabaye
Lord Clinton-Davis Lab (minister)aye
Lord Collins of HighburyLabaye
Lord Corbett of Castle ValeLabaye
Baroness Crawley Lab (minister)aye
Lord Cunningham of FellingLab (minister)aye
Lord Davidson of Glen ClovaLab (minister)aye
Lord Davies of CoityLab (minister)aye
Lord Davies of OldhamLab (minister)aye
Lord Davies of StamfordLabaye
Lord Dixon Labaye
Baroness Drake Labaye
Lord Drayson Labaye
Lord Dubs Lab (minister)aye
Lord Eatwell Lab (minister)aye
Lord Elder Lab (minister)aye
Lord Evans of Temple GuitingLab (minister)aye
Lord Evans of WatfordLabaye
Lord Falconer of ThorotonLab (minister)aye
Baroness Falkender Labaye
Baroness Farrington of RibbletonLabaye
Lord Faulkner of WorcesterLab (minister)aye
Lord Foster of Bishop AucklandLabaye
Lord Foulkes of CumnockLab (minister)aye
Baroness Gale Lab (minister)aye
Baroness Gibson of Market RasenLab (minister)aye
Lord Giddens Lab (minister)aye
Baroness Golding Labaye
Lord Gordon of StrathblaneLab (minister)aye
Baroness Gould of PotternewtonLab (minister)aye
Lord Graham of EdmontonLab (minister)aye
Lord Grantchester Lab (minister)aye
Lord Griffiths of Burry PortLab (minister)aye
Lord Grocott Lab (minister)aye
Lord Harrison Lab (minister)aye
Lord Hart of ChiltonLab (minister)aye
Lord Haworth Labaye
Baroness Healy of Primrose HillLab (minister)aye
Baroness Henig Lab (minister)aye
Lord Hollick Lab (minister)aye
Baroness Hollis of HeighamLab (minister)aye
Lord Howarth of NewportLabaye
Baroness Howells of St DavidsLab (minister)aye
Lord Howie of TroonLabaye
Lord Hoyle Labaye
Baroness Hughes of StretfordLab (minister)aye
Lord Hughes of WoodsideLabaye
Lord Hunt of ChestertonLabaye
Lord Hunt of Kings HeathLab (minister)aye
Baroness Jay of PaddingtonLab (minister)aye
Lord Jones Lab (minister)aye
Baroness Jones of WhitchurchLab (minister)aye
Lord Jordan Lab (minister)aye
Lord Kennedy of SouthwarkLab (minister)aye
Lord King of West BromwichLabaye
Baroness Kinnock of HolyheadLab (minister)aye
Lord Knight of WeymouthLab (minister)aye
Lord Layard Labaye
Lord Lea of CrondallLabaye
Lord Leitch Labaye
Lord Levy Labaye
Baroness Liddell of CoatdykeLabaye
Lord Liddle Lab (minister)aye
Lord Lipsey Lab (minister)aye
Lord Lofthouse of PontefractLabaye
Lord Macdonald of TradestonLab (minister)aye
Lord MacKenzie of CulkeinLabaye
Baroness Massey of DarwenLab (minister)aye
Lord Maxton Lab (minister)aye
Lord McAvoy Lab (minister)aye
Lord McConnell of GlenscorrodaleLabaye
Baroness McDonagh Labaye
Lord McFall of AlcluithLabaye
Baroness McIntosh of HudnallLab (minister)aye
Lord McKenzie of LutonLab (minister)aye
Lord Mitchell Labaye
Lord Morgan Labaye
Baroness Morgan of DrefelinLab (minister)aye
Baroness Morgan of HuytonLabaye
Lord Morris of AberavonLabaye
Lord Morris of HandsworthLab (minister)aye
Lord Morris of ManchesterLabaye
Lord Myners Labaye
Baroness Nye Labaye
Lord O'Neill of ClackmannanLab (minister)aye
Lord Patel of BlackburnLabaye
Lord Pendry Labaye
Baroness Pitkeathley Lab (minister)aye
Lord Ponsonby of ShulbredeLabaye
Lord Prescott Labaye
Baroness Prosser Lab (minister)aye
Lord Puttnam Labaye
Baroness Quin Lab (minister)aye
Baroness Ramsay of CartvaleLab (minister)aye
Lord Reid of CardowanLabaye
Baroness Rendell of BaberghLab (minister)aye
Lord Rooker Labaye
Lord Rosser Lab (minister)aye
Lord Rowlands Lab (minister)aye
Baroness Royall of BlaisdonLab (minister)aye
Lord Sawyer Labaye
Baroness Scotland of AsthalLabaye
Lord Sewel Lab (minister)aye
Lord Sheldon Labaye
Baroness Sherlock Labaye
Viscount Simon Lab (minister)aye
Baroness Smith of BasildonLab (minister)aye
Lord Smith of FinsburyLabaye
Baroness Smith of GilmorehillLabaye
Lord Snape Labaye
Lord Soley Lab (minister)aye
Lord Stevenson of BalmacaraLab (minister)aye
Lord Stone of BlackheathLabaye
Baroness Symons of Vernham DeanLab (minister)aye
Lord Taylor of BlackburnLabaye
Baroness Taylor of BoltonLab (minister)aye
Baroness Thornton Lab (minister)aye
Lord Tomlinson Lab (minister)aye
Lord Touhig Labaye
Lord Triesman Lab (minister)aye
Lord Tunnicliffe Lab (minister)tellaye
Lord Turnberg Labaye
Baroness Turner of CamdenLabaye
Baroness Wall of New BarnetLab (minister)aye
Lord Warner Lab (minister)aye
Baroness Warwick of UndercliffeLabaye
Baroness Wheeler Lab (minister)aye
Baroness Whitaker Labaye
Lord Whitty Lab (minister)aye
Baroness Wilkins Lab (minister)aye
Lord Williams of ElvelLab (minister)aye
Lord Wills Labaye
Lord Wood of AnfieldLabaye
Lord Young of Norwood GreenLab (minister)aye
Lord Addington LDemno
Lord Alderdice LDem (front bench)no
Lord Allan of HallamLDemno
Lord Ashdown of Norton-sub-HamdonLDemno
Lord Avebury LDem (front bench)no
Baroness Barker LDemno
Baroness Benjamin LDemno
Baroness Bonham-Carter of YarnburyLDem (front bench)no
Lord Bradshaw LDem (front bench)no
Lord Carlile of BerriewLDem (front bench)no
Lord Clement-Jones LDem (front bench)no
Lord Dholakia LDem (front bench)no
Baroness Doocey LDemno
Lord Dykes LDem (front bench)no
Viscount Falkland LDemno
Baroness Falkner of MargravineLDem (front bench)no
Lord Fearn LDem (front bench)no
Baroness Garden of FrognalLDem (front bench)no
Lord German LDemno
Lord Goodhart LDemno
Baroness Hamwee LDem (front bench)no
Baroness Harris of RichmondLDem (front bench)no
Lord Hussain LDemno
Baroness Hussein-Ece LDem (front bench)no
Baroness Jolly LDemno
Lord Jones of CheltenhamLDemno
Lord Kirkwood of KirkhopeLDem (front bench)no
Baroness Kramer LDemno
Lord Lee of TraffordLDem (front bench)no
Lord Loomba LDemno
Lord Macdonald of River GlavenLDemno
Lord Maclennan of RogartLDem (front bench)no
Baroness Maddock LDem (front bench)no
Lord Marks of Henley-on-ThamesLDemno
Lord McNally LDem (front bench)no
Baroness Miller of Chilthorne DomerLDemno
Baroness Neuberger LDem (front bench)no
Lord Newby LDemno
Baroness Nicholson of WinterbourneLDemno
Baroness Northover LDem (front bench)no
Lord Oakeshott of Seagrove BayLDemno
Lord Palmer of Childs HillLDemno
Baroness Parminter LDem (front bench)no
Lord Phillips of SudburyLDemno
Baroness Randerson LDemno
Lord Razzall LDem (front bench)no
Lord Redesdale LDemno
Lord Rennard LDem (front bench)no
Lord Roberts of LlandudnoLDem (front bench)no
Baroness Scott of Needham MarketLDemno
Lord Sharkey LDemno
Baroness Sharp of GuildfordLDem (front bench)no
Lord Shipley LDem (front bench)no
Lord Shutt of GreetlandLDem (front bench)tellno
Lord Smith of CliftonLDem (front bench)no
Lord Steel of AikwoodLDemno
Lord Stephen LDemno
Lord Stoneham of DroxfordLDemno
Lord Strasburger LDemno
Lord Taverne LDemno
Lord Teverson LDem (front bench)no
Lord Thomas of GresfordLDemno
Baroness Thomas of WalliswoodLDem (front bench)no
Baroness Thomas of WinchesterLDem (front bench)no
Baroness Tonge LDem (front bench)no
Lord Tyler LDem (front bench)no
Baroness Tyler of EnfieldLDemno
Lord Wallace of SaltaireLDem (front bench)no
Lord Wallace of TankernessLDem (front bench)no
Baroness Walmsley LDemno
Lord Watson of RichmondLDemno
Baroness Williams of CrosbyLDemno
Lord Grenfell Otheraye
Lord Rogan UUPaye
Lord Empey UUPno

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