Draft Civil Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012 (Amendment of Schedule 1) Order 2014 — Residence Test for Legal Aid Eligibility — 9 Jul 2014 at 19:33
John Penrose MP, Weston-Super-Mare voted for a residence test as an eligibility criteria for civil legal aid; subject to exceptions for refugees and those who have sought asylum.
The majority of MPs voted to introduce a residence test as an eligibility criteria for civil legal aid; subject to exceptions for refugees and those who have sought asylum.
The motion approved by the majority of MPs in this vote was:
- That the draft Civil Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012 (Amendment of Schedule 1) Order 2014, which was laid before this House on 31 March 2014, in the last Session of Parliament, be approved.
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|
|David Davis||Haltemprice and Howden||Con||no|
|Andrew George||St Ives||LDem (front bench)||no|
|John Leech||Manchester, Withington||LDem (front bench)||no|
|Sarah Teather||Brent Central||LDem (front bench)||no|