Immigration Bill — Unaccompanied Refugee Children: Relocation and Support — 25 Apr 2016 at 21:26

Jeremy Corbyn MP, Islington North voted to bring 3,000 unaccompanied refugee children from other countries in Europe to the UK.

The majority of MPs voted against a proposal to bring 3,000 unaccompanied refugee children from other countries in Europe to the UK.

MPs were considering the Immigration Bill[1].

The motion supported by the majority of MPs was:

  • That this House disagrees with Lords amendment 87.

Lords amendment 87[2] stated:

  • Insert the following new Clause—
  • “Unaccompanied refugee children: relocation and support
  • (1)The Secretary of State must, as soon as possible after the passing of this Act, make arrangements to relocate to the United Kingdom and support 3,000 unaccompanied refugee children from other countries in Europe.
  • (2) The relocation of children under subsection (1) shall be in addition to the resettlement of children under the Vulnerable Persons Relocation Scheme.

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Debate in Parliament |

Party Summary

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.

PartyMajority (Aye)Minority (No)BothTurnout
Con289 (+2 tell) 5089.7%
DUP0 0225.0%
Green0 10100.0%
Independent0 30100.0%
Lab0 204 (+2 tell)089.6%
LDem0 7087.5%
PC0 2066.7%
SDLP0 1033.3%
SNP0 51094.4%
UKIP1 00100.0%
UUP2 00100.0%
Total:292 274289.0%

Rebel Voters - sorted by party

MPs for which their vote in this division differed from the majority vote of their party. You can see all votes in this division, or every eligible MP who could have voted in this division

Sort by: Name | Constituency | Party | Vote

NameConstituencyPartyVote
Geoffrey CoxTorridge and West DevonConno
Tania MathiasTwickenhamCon (front bench)no
Stephen PhillipsSleaford and North HykehamCon (front bench)no
Will QuinceColchesterCon (front bench)no
David WarburtonSomerton and FromeConno

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