Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Bill — Report (2nd Day) — 7 Mar 2012 at 18:07
Lord Best voted with the majority (Content).
Relevant documents: 21st Report from the Constitution Committee, 22nd Report from the Joint Committee on Human Rights.
Schedule 1 : Civil legal services
Moved by Baroness Doocey
11: Schedule 1, page 125, line 5, at end insert-
"Social welfare law
(1) Civil legal services provided in respect of a social welfare decision relating to a benefit, allowance, payment, credit or pension under-
(a) the Social Security Contributions and Benefits Act 1992;
(b) the Jobseekers Act 1995;
(c) the State Pension Credit Act 2002;
(d) the Tax Credits Act 2002;
(e) the Welfare Reform Act 2007;
(f) the Welfare Reform Act 2012; or
(g) any other enactment relating to social security.
(2) For the purposes of sub-paragraph (1), "civil legal services" includes independent advice and assistance for a review, or appeal to a first-tier tribunal, of such a decision."
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||2||125 (+1 tell)||57.9%|
|Lab||171 (+1 tell)||0||71.7%|
|LDem||2 (+1 tell)||61 (+1 tell)||69.9%|
|Lord Newton of Braintree||Con||aye|
|Lord Butler of Brockwell||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|Viscount Craigavon||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|Lord Craig of Radley||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|Lord Laming||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|Lord Powell of Bayswater||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|Lord Avebury||LDem (front bench)||aye|
|Lord Carlile of Berriew||LDem (front bench)||aye|