European Union Bill — Report (1st Day) – Clause 1 – Interpretation of Part 1 — 8 Jun 2011 at 18:25
The majority of Contents agreed to make the following amendment to Clause 1 of the European Union Bill:
‘leave out out "supporting" and insert "permitting"’ from this text:
'A reference to a Minister of the Crown voting in favour of or otherwise supporting a decision is a reference to a Minister of the Crown voting in favour of or otherwise supporting the decision in the European Council or the Council.'
Clause 1 offers explanatory notes that aid the understanding and intended meaning of terms used in Part 1 of the bill.
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.
|Party||Majority (Content)||Minority (Not-Content)||Turnout|
|Con||5||143 (+1 tell)||65.6%|
|Lab||155 (+1 tell)||0||61.7%|
|LDem||7||59 (+1 tell)||67.7%|
|Crossbench||49 (+1 tell)||7||29.7%|
|Lord Forsyth of Drumlean||Con||aye|
|Lord Howe of Aberavon||Con||aye|
|Lord Carlile of Berriew||LDem||aye|
|Lord Maclennan of Rogart||LDem||aye|
|Lord Rodgers of Quarry Bank||LDem||aye|